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”

Vess Johnson

Johnson named Harper W. Boyd Professor of Excellence

Dr. Vess Johnson, assistant professor of business information systems at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has recently been appointed the Harper W. Boyd Professor of Excellence for 2020. Continue reading “Johnson named Harper W. Boyd Professor of Excellence”

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will reveal the winners of the Faculty Excellence Awards at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23.

UA Little Rock to reveal Faculty Excellence Award winners April 23

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will reveal the winners of the 2020 Faculty Excellence Awards at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23. The results will be announced on the Faculty Excellence website and the UA Little Rock Facebook page Continue reading “UA Little Rock to reveal Faculty Excellence Award winners April 23”