Candice Hunter Corby

UA Little Rock honors Corby with Distinguished Alumni Award

When Candice Hunter Corby was in her junior year at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, her successful internship at BKD CPAs and Advisors in Little Rock helped launch her financial career.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock honors Corby with Distinguished Alumni Award”

Dr. Ted and Sharon Bailey portrait

Taste of Little Rock to honor Bailey Family

The 14th annual Taste of Little Rock alumni fundraising event will honor the Bailey Family for their decades of support to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Taste of Little Rock to honor Bailey Family”

Nicki Hilliard

UALR alumna elected president-elect of American Pharmacists Association

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduate has been elected as the future president of the largest association of pharmacists in the United States. 

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Uncle’s generosity leads to UALR scholarship donation for journalism students

Mark George remembers his father, Marcus George, as a hardcore, old-school journalist who worked six days a week and believed strongly in objectivity.

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Members of the Heritage Society meet with Chancellor Anderson during the 2015 Heritage Society Coffee with the Chancellor at the Jack Stephens Center.

University shows appreciation to Heritage Society members

Barbara Yarnell knows a thing or two about University of Arkansas at Little Rock connections.

She graduated in the mid-1950s from Little Rock Junior College — what eventually would become UALR — and years later returned to visit the campus.

She wasn’t prepared for how much the university had grown.

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crowd gathers at Jack Stephens Center

Alumni, friends can win Trojans basketball tickets

University of Arkansas at Little Rock friends and alumni have a chance to win basketball season tickets — while helping current and future students.

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Foundation donation supports mental health, suicide prevention

The Heartland Foundation has provided a $1,000 check to support UALR’s Suicide Prevention and Campus Mental Health Foundation. Continue reading “Foundation donation supports mental health, suicide prevention”

Holiday season perfect time to thank faculty, staff for support

As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, now is the perfect time for members of the UALR Campus Campaign steering committee to say “thank you” to those who pledged financial support or gave in-kind gifts to the annual campaign. Continue reading “Holiday season perfect time to thank faculty, staff for support”

In their memory: scholarship named for brother and sister

In September 2013, Philip and Deborah Palludan established the Ryan Palludan Memorial Scholarship at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock after their son, Ryan, had died suddenly in his sleep from a ruptured aorta. Continue reading “In their memory: scholarship named for brother and sister”