The National Day of Racial Healing will be observed Jan. 19.

UA Little Rock Issues Proclamation on National Day of Racial Healing 2021

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has issued a proclamation joining the State of Arkansas in designating Jan. 19 as the National Day of Racial Healing 2021.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Issues Proclamation on National Day of Racial Healing 2021”

The new board members include Ben Bailey, a partner at TMB Capital Partners, Alec Gaines, a partner at Steel, Wright, Gray PLLC, LaShannon Spencer, CEO of Community Health Centers of Arkansas, and Erin Wood, owner and director of Et Alia Press.

UA Little Rock welcomes new Foundation Fund Board members

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has announced four new members who will serve three-year terms on the UA Little Rock Foundation Fund Board of Directors.

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The UA Little Rock baseball team gathers on Gary Hogan Field.

UA Little Rock announces 2021 baseball schedule

Little Rock head coach Chris Curry has announced the 2021 Little Rock baseball schedule, scheduled to get underway the third weekend of February. 53 games are on this year’s slate for the Trojans, including 18 games at Gary Hogan Field and at least two games against every other in-state Division I opponent. Continue reading “UA Little Rock announces 2021 baseball schedule”

Welcome Back Week will be Jan. 19-22 for the spring 2021 semester.

UA Little Rock to kick-off semester with Welcome Back Week

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will welcome its returning students with a week of fun-filled events to help kick start the spring 2021 semester.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to kick-off semester with Welcome Back Week”

Dr. Charles Bowlus

UA Little Rock Remembers Dr. Charles Bowlus

Dr. Charles “Chuck” Bowlus, professor emeritus of history at UA Little Rock, passed away Dec. 23, 2020, at the age of 82.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Remembers Dr. Charles Bowlus”

Ruot Monyyong

Monyyong Becomes Third Trojan to Garner Sun Belt Player of the Week Honors

University of Arkansas at Little Rock senior forward Ruot Monyyong has been named the Sun Belt Conference’s Player of the Week, announced Jan. 11 by the league office. He becomes the third different Trojan to earn conference weekly honors this season. Continue reading “Monyyong Becomes Third Trojan to Garner Sun Belt Player of the Week Honors”

Dr. Lawrence Whitman and Heidi Whitman

Whitmans make planned gift to benefit UA Little Rock’s Donaghey College of STEM

Dr. Lawrence Whitman, dean of the Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), and his wife, Heidi Whitman, administrative coordinator for the Arkansas District Export Council, have made a planned gift, currently valued at $50,000, to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Whitmans make planned gift to benefit UA Little Rock’s Donaghey College of STEM”

Rieva Lesonsky

ASBTDC Engages Small Business Expert to Lead January Events

A noted authority on small business and entrepreneurship will share her insights with an Arkansas audience this month through two live webinars with the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC).

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Ben Coupet Jr.

Ben Coupet Jr. Named Lou Henson National Mid-Major Player of the Week

On the heels of a career weekend, Little Rock senior guard Ben Coupet Jr. has been named the Lou Henson National Mid-Major Player of the Week, announced Jan. 4 by College Insider. The accolade for Coupet comes hours after he was tabbed the Sun Belt Conference’s Player of the Week for the first time in his career. Continue reading “Ben Coupet Jr. Named Lou Henson National Mid-Major Player of the Week”