Wendell Scales Jr.

UA Little Rock Alum Wendell Scales Competes for $1 Million Yazz Prize

UA Little Rock alumnus Wendell Scales Jr., deputy director of innovation at Arkansas Lighthouse Charter Schools, is competing for the biggest award in American education on behalf of his employer that would fund a program designed to expand student mindsets on what it means to have a career in agriculture. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Alum Wendell Scales Competes for $1 Million Yazz Prize”

Students participate in the 2022 Spring Commencement ceremony to celebrate their graduation

UA Little Rock to Celebrate Commencement Dec. 17

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will celebrate its fall 2022 graduates on Saturday, Dec. 17. More than 700 students are eligible to graduate during the fall 2022 semester. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Celebrate Commencement Dec. 17”

Chancellor Christina Drale congratulates a UA Little Rock student inducted into Phi Kappa Phi on Dec. 3.

UA Little Rock Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Celebrates 50th Anniversary

The UA Little Rock chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The chapter was originally chartered in January 1972 and is part of the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Phi Kappa Phi Chapter Celebrates 50th Anniversary”

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate School will host an event for graduate students and prospective graduate students during the men’s basketball game on Monday, Dec. 12.

UA Little Rock to Host Grad School Night at Dec. 12 Basketball Game

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Graduate School will host an event for graduate students and prospective graduate students during the men’s basketball game on Monday, Dec. 12. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Host Grad School Night at Dec. 12 Basketball Game”

Christina Jones

UA Little Rock Grad Honored as LULAC Student of the Year

Christine Jones, a graduating student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has been honored as the LULAC Student of the Year. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Grad Honored as LULAC Student of the Year”

UA Little Rock Public Radio awards longtime volunteer Kevin Jones with an award.

UA Little Rock Public Radio Honors New Board Members, Outstanding Volunteer

UA Little Rock Public Radio, home of KUAR FM 89.1 and KLRE Classical 90.5, honored its new board members and one of its most active volunteers during the Nov. 18 annual meeting at the Bailey Alumni and Friends Center at UA Little Rock. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Public Radio Honors New Board Members, Outstanding Volunteer”

The university formally broke ground on the Trojan Way and Library Plaza project during a groundbreaking ceremony one campus.

UA Little Rock Breaks Ground on Transformational Campus Improvement Projects

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock broke ground on a series of campus improvement and renovation projects that will significantly transform the face of the university for years to come during a Dec. 2 groundbreaking ceremony outside Ottenheimer Library. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Breaks Ground on Transformational Campus Improvement Projects”