The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor Marcus Guinn, executive vice president and loan manager at Arvest Bank, as the College of Business Distinguished Alumnus of the Year, as well as Drew Holbert, principal and vice president of brokerage at Colliers International, as the Dean’s Award for Excellence winner at the 2018 College of Business Distinguished Alumni Luncheon on Oct. 17.

UA Little Rock College of Business to honor Guinn, Holbert as 2018 Distinguished Alumni

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor Marcus Guinn, executive vice president and loan manager at Arvest Bank, as the College of Business Distinguished Alumnus of the Year. The university will also honor Drew Holbert, principal and vice president of brokerage at Colliers International, as the Dean’s Award for Excellence winner at the 2018 College of Business Distinguished Alumni Luncheon on Oct. 17.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock College of Business to honor Guinn, Holbert as 2018 Distinguished Alumni”

Alumni and Development Office welcomes new staffers

Three new people have joined the Office of Alumni and Development. Anneliese N. Armstrong has been hired as director of Alumni Membership and Programming for the UA Little Rock Alumni Association; Sarah Miller is the new director of development and external relations for the College of Business; and Ross Owyoung will be working as an event fundraiser. Continue reading “Alumni and Development Office welcomes new staffers”

Students Ian Wren (right) and Maddie Burke (middle) are shown with their advisor, Dr. Casey Rockwell. 

UA Little Rock students selected as finalists in national legal writing competition

Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students were selected as finalists for a national legal writing competition held by the Academy for Legal Studies in Business.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students selected as finalists in national legal writing competition”

Shibani Lal is one of the first Amazon brand ambassadors at UA Little Rock.

UA Little Rock students place in Top 10 in national social media challenge

Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students finished in the Top 10 in a national social media challenge for Phi Beta Lambda, the college division of Future Business Leaders of America.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock students place in Top 10 in national social media challenge”

Joyner family gift creates new UA Little Rock scholarship

A new scholarship at UA Little Rock will soon be available to students who demonstrate volunteerism as well as financial need. Continue reading “Joyner family gift creates new UA Little Rock scholarship”

The workshop, “Going Local for Restaurants,” will take place from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, in the Darragh Center Auditorium at the CALS Main Library at 100 S. Rock St., Little Rock.

Free workshop will teach restaurants how to incorporate local ingredients in their menu

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center, based at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is offering community members a free workshop to learn how to add locally sourced ingredients to the menus of businesses in the food industry.  Continue reading “Free workshop will teach restaurants how to incorporate local ingredients in their menu”