D.J.Thomas

Mentors That Go the Mile: D.J. Thomas

In celebration of National Mentoring Month, UA Little Rock is highlighting mentors who are making a difference in the lives of students at UA Little Rock. Continue reading “Mentors That Go the Mile: D.J. Thomas”

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UA Little Rock Issues Proclamation on National Day of Racial Healing 2022

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has issued a proclamation joining the State of Arkansas in designating Jan. 18 as the National Day of Racial Healing 2022. UA Little Rock will join communities and campuses across the state in celebrating a weeklong schedule of events in observance of the National Day of Racial Healing.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Issues Proclamation on National Day of Racial Healing 2022”

Calendar of events for Welcome Week Spring 2022

Get Ready for Spring 2022 Semester with Welcome Week Events

UA Little Rock is celebrating the start of the spring 2022 semester with a slate of activities to get students ready for the new year. Continue reading “Get Ready for Spring 2022 Semester with Welcome Week Events”

Veronica and Alexander Myers

Single Mother Who Left College to Care for Autistic Son Earns Bachelor’s Degree 15 Years Later

In 2006, Veronica Tess Myers, of Little Rock, made the difficult decision to leave college to ensure her son, Alexander, got the education he deserved. Myers promised herself that she would one day return to complete her college education. Continue reading “Single Mother Who Left College to Care for Autistic Son Earns Bachelor’s Degree 15 Years Later”