University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock researchers showcase benefits of using open educational resources in the classroom

University of Arkansas at Little Rock faculty, staff, and students shared their experiences using open educational resources during the Open Education Southern Symposium held Oct. 1-2 at the University of Arkansas. Continue reading “UA Little Rock researchers showcase benefits of using open educational resources in the classroom”

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UA Little Rock awards funding to six projects in Seed Grant Competition

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has awarded funding to six research projects by UA Little Rock faculty members through the 2018-19 Seed Grant Competition.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock awards funding to six projects in Seed Grant Competition”

Amar Kanekar

Kanekar to present webinar as part of Blackboard’s Innovative Teaching Series

Dr. Amar Kanekar, a graduate program coordinator of the Health Education and Promotion program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, will present a webinar on service learning in an online course as part of Blackboard’s Innovative Teaching Series.  Continue reading “Kanekar to present webinar as part of Blackboard’s Innovative Teaching Series”

Amar Kanekar

Kanekar receives presidential citation from National Society for Public Health Education

Dr. Amar Kanekar, associate professor and graduate program coordinator for health education and promotion, received the National Society for Public Health Education Presidential Citation for dedicated service and contributions at the society’s annual conference April 5 in Columbus, Ohio.  Continue reading “Kanekar receives presidential citation from National Society for Public Health Education”

Amar Kanekar and Nita Copeland

Amar Kanekar honored for excellence in online teaching

When Nita Copeland first met Amar Kanekar in 2012, the new professor was not convinced of the merits of teaching online.  Continue reading “Amar Kanekar honored for excellence in online teaching”

Amar Kanekar

Kanekar wins Blackboard Exemplary Course Program Award

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor is being recognized for exemplary online learning and online course development.  Continue reading “Kanekar wins Blackboard Exemplary Course Program Award”

William H. Bowen School of Law students attend class.

UA Little Rock offers unique course choices for spring 2018

Anyone who is on the lookout for an interesting course to take during the spring 2018 semester has many options recommended by the professors of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock offers unique course choices for spring 2018”

UA Little Rock professor to serve on editorial board of well-known health publication

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor and leading health education researcher was recently appointed to the editorial board of a renowned health publication. Continue reading “UA Little Rock professor to serve on editorial board of well-known health publication”

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Professors will discuss how to incorporate service learning in online classes

Two professors at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will discuss their innovative courses, which incorporate service learning in online classes, during a Lunch and Learn session Wednesday, March 1.  Continue reading “Professors will discuss how to incorporate service learning in online classes”