The Little Rock Trojans and University of Arkansas at Little Rock have joined the Ohio Valley Conference, a transition that officially took place as the clock rolled over to midnight on July 1, 2022.

Little Rock Officially Joins Ohio Valley Conference

The Little Rock Trojans and University of Arkansas at Little Rock have joined the Ohio Valley Conference, a transition that officially took place as the clock rolled over to midnight on July 1, 2022. Continue reading “Little Rock Officially Joins Ohio Valley Conference”

UA Little Rock students participate in the Academy for Public Service model legislature program.

UA Little Rock Students Participate in Model Legislature and Supreme Court Program

A group of UA Little Rock students participated in a pilot program by the Academy for Public Service that gave students experience in serving in a state legislative session and the Supreme Court. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Students Participate in Model Legislature and Supreme Court Program”

Employees at the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center small business owners in Arkansas. Photo by Ben Krain.

ASBTDC Launches Free Summer Series to Prepare Small Companies to Compete for Federal SBIR Funding

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC), based at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is offering a free summer series designed to help small businesses win federal funding for research and development of innovative technologies with the potential for commercialization.  Continue reading “ASBTDC Launches Free Summer Series to Prepare Small Companies to Compete for Federal SBIR Funding”

UA Little Rock Choirs students perform at Carnegie Hall on June 26.

UA Little Rock Choir Students Debut at Carnegie Hall

For Dr. Lorissa Mason, director of choral activities at UA Little Rock, conducting at Carnegie Hall for the first time ever was a once-in-a-lifetime experience that she will never forget. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Choir Students Debut at Carnegie Hall”

Chancellor Drale Takes Part in Brookings Panel Discussing Leveraging Public Universities to Promote Economic Development

UA Little Rock Chancellor Drale has taken part in a panel discussion at Brookings in Washington, D.C. that brought together leaders in higher education and nonprofit policy experts to discuss the role that regional public universities play in promoting economic development for disadvantaged communities. Continue reading “Chancellor Drale Takes Part in Brookings Panel Discussing Leveraging Public Universities to Promote Economic Development”

Olivia Hicks

Hicks Honored in Arkansas Press Women Communications Contest

Olivia Hicks, a sophomore at UA Little Rock from East End, has been recognized in the Arkansas Press Women 2022 Communications Contest. Continue reading “Hicks Honored in Arkansas Press Women Communications Contest”

Brian Keltch

UA Little Rock Chief Information Officer Provides Tips on How to Stay Safe Online

In celebration of Internet Safety Month, Brian Keltch, UA Little Rock’s chief information officer, has provided tips for how we can stay safe online. One of the first things Internet users can do is to be vigilant of the threat of online attacks. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Chief Information Officer Provides Tips on How to Stay Safe Online”

Dr. Frank Braun and Dr. Deborah Baldwin

Braun Stepping Down as Dean

Dr. Frank Braun, dean of the College of Business, Health, and Human Services at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, announced Thursday that he will be stepping down as dean of the college effective July 31.  Continue reading “Braun Stepping Down as Dean”