SGA members Lamar Townsend and Caleb Mimms present a Faculty Appreciation Award to Dr. Rebecca Glazier.

UA Little Rock Students Honor Dedicated Faculty Members

University of Arkansas at Little Rock students are honoring faculty members who make their hearts sing with appreciation for the positive difference they’ve made in their students’ lives. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Students Honor Dedicated Faculty Members”

Daniel Breen and Michael Hibblen

Hibblen, Breen Take Home Diamond Journalism Awards for KUAR

The 2022 Diamond Journalism Awards, hosted by the Arkansas Pro Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists, honored reporters in states throughout the region on June 30. The competition was for journalism that was broadcast or published.  Continue reading “Hibblen, Breen Take Home Diamond Journalism Awards for KUAR”

David Montague and Raye Montague

Montague, Bowers Receive Georgia Author of the Year Award

Dr. David Montague, associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at UA Little Rock, and his co-author Paige Bowers have received the Georgia Author of the Year Award in the biography category for their 2021 book, “Overnight Code: The Life of Raye Montague, the Woman Who Revolutionized Naval Engineering.” Continue reading “Montague, Bowers Receive Georgia Author of the Year Award”

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”

A group photo of the 2021-22 Executive Board for Bowen's OutLaw Legal Society

OutLaw Legal Society named law school’s student organization of the year

Each year, the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law Student Affairs Office selects a Student Organization of the Year. Selection is based on their community involvement, on-campus engagement, and volunteerism.

The 2021 Student Organization of the Year is OutLaw Legal Society. They also received the award for 2019.

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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”