Joe Foley

Joe Foley Named Among 100 Most Influential People in Women’s Basketball

Trojan fans call him the GOAT. His players call him Coach. Opponents often say things in frustration when facing him. Regardless, the legendary Hall of Fame Coach of Little Rock’s Team was recognized this week as he was named among the 100 Most Influential People in Women’s Basketball.

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Madeline Burke

Burke named associate editor for AY and AMP

Starting a new career is often a hectic, yet rewarding experience, but starting a new career in the middle of a pandemic was something else altogether, according to Madeline Burke, a December 2019 graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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Laura McClellan's sons, Julian and Will, with their new puppy, Bruce.

McClellan wins cutest dog contest for Soirée

Laura McClellan, assistant director of the Center for Arkansas History and Culture at UA Little Rock, received a new addition to her family in May – a Great Dane/Great Pyrenees puppy named Bruce after Bruce Banner/The Incredible Hulk.

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Little Rock Women's Golf Team

Little Rock Boasts Nation’s Fifth-Highest GPA For 2019-20

Little Rock’s efforts in the classroom have paid off once again as the Trojans have been named to the 2019-20 Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-Scholar Team, consisting of the top-25 teams with the highest cumulative team GPA. Little Rock’s team GPA of 3.89 ranks fifth nationally and the highest in the Sun Belt Conference.

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Hilma Svalander

Soccer’s Hilma Svalander Earns EIT Outstanding Junior Award

Little Rock soccer’s Hilma Svalander has received the EIT Outstanding Junior award, an academic honor presented by the Information Science Department for her perfect 4.0 GPA as well as her independent study project during the spring semester.

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Bowen Law School.

Bowen to host U.S. Supreme Court Panel

The UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law plans will hold a virtual panel discussing the U.S. Supreme Court’s June decision in Bostock v. Clayton County

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Alan Webb

Little Rock Athletics to Host Trojan 5K and Alan Webb Road Mile in August

Little Rock Director of Track & Field/Head Cross Country Coach J.P. Behnke announced that his program will host a 5K and Road Mile race featuring Trojan assistant coach and American mile record holder Alan Webb.

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Dr. Mary Yang.

UA Little Rock receives nearly $450,000 to develop deep learning methods to identify cells that advance complex diseases

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor has received a $443,854 grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop unique deep learning methods to identify key cell networks in complex diseases.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock receives nearly $450,000 to develop deep learning methods to identify cells that advance complex diseases”