Congressman Vic Snyder

UA Little Rock Launches Online Exhibit Featuring Vic Snyder Collection

The UA Little Rock Center for Arkansas History and Culture (CAHC) has opened a new online exhibit featuring the congressional collection of Vic Snyder, a former Arkansas state senator and member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Launches Online Exhibit Featuring Vic Snyder Collection”

Members of the Little Rock Wrestling team load donated hams up for Every Arkansan.

Little Rock Wrestling Feeds Local Families with Holiday Ham Sale

The Little Rock wrestling team has launched their fourth annual holiday Ham Sale, setting a goal of selling 750 total hams to fundraise for the program and feed local families. The Trojans are partnering with the nonprofit Every Arkansan for the third year in a row with hopes of hand-delivering 200 hams to those in need. Continue reading “Little Rock Wrestling Feeds Local Families with Holiday Ham Sale”

Carrie Phillips presents at the American Marketing Association.

Chief MarComm Officer Offers Insights on Strategies to Combat Enrollment Cliff

Dr. Carrie Phillips, chief communications and marketing officer at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is sharing insights into how communications and marketing teams can help colleges mitigate the impending enrollment cliff. Continue reading “Chief MarComm Officer Offers Insights on Strategies to Combat Enrollment Cliff”

First generation college students and new transfer students participate in a Welcome Week back to school event on campus.

Cultivating Student Success: How UA Little Rock Resources Empower First-Generation Students

November is First-Generation College Student Celebration Month. With more than 40 percent of its student population being first-generation students, UA Little Rock is especially committed to providing resources that help this special group of students reach their potential.  Continue reading “Cultivating Student Success: How UA Little Rock Resources Empower First-Generation Students”

Dr. John Kirk

Kirk to Present “Doing History: Research-Based Teaching & Learning” at Next Evenings with History Event

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will hold the next meeting in the Evenings with History series on Tuesday, Dec. 6, at the Historic Arkansas Museum at 200 E. 3rd Street in Little Rock. Continue reading “Kirk to Present “Doing History: Research-Based Teaching & Learning” at Next Evenings with History Event”

Veronica Tess Myers is a first-generation student studying applied communication who attended the Nov. 8 celebration.

SRI Celebrates UA Little Rock First-Generation Students

In honor of First-Generation College Student Celebration Day on Nov. 8, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Student Retention Initiatives hosted an event to celebrate the university’s first-generation students and employees. Continue reading “SRI Celebrates UA Little Rock First-Generation Students”

UA Little Rock unveils a newly renovated lab during a dedication ceremony. The space will provide construction management and civil engineering students with practical application training and safety in scaffolding, steel erection, and concrete framework.

UA Little Rock Unveils Newly Renovated Nabholz Lab for Construction Programs

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has unveiled a newly renovated lab that will provide construction management and civil engineering students with an edge for their future careers in Arkansas’s growing construction industry. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Unveils Newly Renovated Nabholz Lab for Construction Programs”

UA Little Rock Faculty and Staff Share First-Generation College Success Experiences

November is First-Generation College Student Celebration Month! UA Little Rock is celebrating some of the university’s great faculty and staff who are also first-generation college graduates and finding out their secret to success after becoming the first person in their family to graduate college. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Faculty and Staff Share First-Generation College Success Experiences”