Donald W. Reynolds Center for Business and Economic Development

UA Little Rock’s new flexible MBA program offers best of online, face-to-face classes

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is offering Master of Business Administration (MBA) students the opportunity to embrace the best of on-campus and online learning through a new flexible MBA program.

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Hank Kelley and Whitney Burgess

UA Little Rock School of Business honors Kelley, Burgess as Distinguished Alumni

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor two accomplished Little Rock business professionals at the School of Business Distinguished Alumni Luncheon on Oct. 16.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock School of Business honors Kelley, Burgess as Distinguished Alumni”

UA Little Rock College of Business

College of Business names 2019-20 Outstanding Students

The UA Little Rock College of Business has named the winners of the Outstanding Student Awards for the 2019-20 academic year. Faculty members from each department within the college select a student for their exceptional achievements in their respective programs.  Continue reading “College of Business names 2019-20 Outstanding Students”

Kendrick Raino

Facilities Management employee earns business degree 17 years after starting

A Facilities Management employee at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is excited about completing the business degree he began more than 15 years ago so he can get started on the next chapter of his academic life. Continue reading “Facilities Management employee earns business degree 17 years after starting”

Colleen Godley

Graduating UA Little Rock employee lands master’s degree and dream job

In 2011, Colleen Godley, of Cabot, faced the devastating loss of her job when the Conestoga Wood Specialities warehouse in Little Rock closed down. Continue reading “Graduating UA Little Rock employee lands master’s degree and dream job”

Gary Geissler

Geissler selected as Faculty Excellence in Teaching winner for College of Business

Dr. Gary Geissler, professor of marketing and advertising, has been selected as the 2020 Faculty Excellence in Teaching award winner for the UA Little Rock College of Business. Continue reading “Geissler selected as Faculty Excellence in Teaching winner for College of Business”

Members of CloudCare include Claire Herman, a junior finance and economics major from Bigelow, Philip Plouch, a sophomore computer science major from Little Rock, and Justin Priest, a junior finance and economics major from Jacksonville.

UA Little Rock students win $4,000 prize in Business Plan Competition

Three students from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock have won a $4,000 prize in the e-Fest Business Plan Competition for their pitch for CloudCare, a smart baby monitoring app designed by a UA Little Rock professor.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students win $4,000 prize in Business Plan Competition”

Three UA Little Rock teams are competing in the 2020 Arkansas Governor's Cup finals.

Three UA Little Rock teams competing in Arkansas Governor’s Cup finals

Three teams of entrepreneurial-minded students from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are competing in the finals of the Arkansas Governor’s Cup business plan competition and a top prize of $25,000. Continue reading “Three UA Little Rock teams competing in Arkansas Governor’s Cup finals”