University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock Bookstore seeks applications for 2019 Book Grant Awards

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Campus Bookstore will award up to $10,000 in student scholarships for the spring 2019 semester.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Bookstore seeks applications for 2019 Book Grant Awards”

A central component of Little Rock Athletics' focus to deliver the best possible student-athlete experience is to Graduate Champions, and the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) from the NCAA continues to show the Trojans' commitment to that ideal.

Trojans post strong graduation success rates

A central component of Little Rock Athletics’ focus to deliver the best possible student-athlete experience is to Graduate Champions, and the latest Graduation Success Rate (GSR) from the NCAA continues to show the Trojans’ commitment to that ideal.  Continue reading “Trojans post strong graduation success rates”

Eviction is cause, not just symptom, of poverty, author says

Princeton University professor and social scientist Matthew Desmond visited the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Nov. 13 to discuss his Pulitzer Prize winning book “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City,” which examines the impact of eviction on the lives of the urban poor and its role in perpetuating racial and economic inequality. Continue reading “Eviction is cause, not just symptom, of poverty, author says”

UA Little Rock professor creates scholarship that honors son’s legacy

Dr. Carol Thompson, a long-time faculty member in UA Little Rock’s Department of Applied Communication, has established a scholarship that will help students pursuing a degree or continuing their education in the Department of Applied Communication. Continue reading “UA Little Rock professor creates scholarship that honors son’s legacy”

Campus living provides home away from home for international student

Het Adhvaryu, a senior biology major and chemistry minor, is a long way from his native India, but over the past three years, UA Little Rock has become his second home. For the past three years, he has been an International Student Services Ambassador, and he is president of the International Club, a student organization for international students.   Continue reading “Campus living provides home away from home for international student”

UA Little Rock awards $100,000 to students for research, creative works

More than 100 undergraduates at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will receive $1,000 grants to conduct original research, creative works, and community service projects this year as part of the university’s Signature Experience Award Program. Continue reading “UA Little Rock awards $100,000 to students for research, creative works”

Successful alum Susan Ferris visits with UA Little Rock students from the Department of Theatre Arts and Dance.

UA Little Rock Alum Susan Ferris shares tips for success

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate who launched and has run a successful talent agency for more than two decades returned to UA Little Rock Oct. 11-12 to share stories of her experiences in the entertainment industry and tips for success with the campus community. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Alum Susan Ferris shares tips for success”

Law degree gives Bowen grad a marketing edge for accounting business

An accounting degree gave Richard Bell the know-how he needed to be an accountant, but it was his legal education from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s William H. Bowen School of Law that helped him be a successful entrepreneur. Continue reading “Law degree gives Bowen grad a marketing edge for accounting business”

Dylan Wright overlooks Esquel in Argentina's Chubut province, where he and fellow students learned about local organized resistance to large mines.

UA Little Rock student researches the role of Argentinian films in LGBTQ rights

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student spent the summer at a prestigious study abroad program where he examined Argentina’s films to determine the role they play in citizens’ LGBTQ rights.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock student researches the role of Argentinian films in LGBTQ rights”