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UA Little Rock’s newest student support specialist wants to help students succeed

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has hired a new student support specialist to provide students with the support and resources they need to succeed in college. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s newest student support specialist wants to help students succeed”

UA Little Rock addresses mental health challenges brought on by the pandemic by adding TAO Connect’s suite of digital mental health tools to its counseling center’s offerings.

UA Little Rock, TAO Connect Partner to Provide Students with 24/7 Access to Digital Mental Health Support

UA Little Rock has partnered with TAO Connect, a digital platform designed to make behavioral health therapy more accessible and effective, to provide the university community with unlimited access to TAO Connect’s digital mental health platform starting in the 2021 spring semester. Continue reading “UA Little Rock, TAO Connect Partner to Provide Students with 24/7 Access to Digital Mental Health Support”

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student gets some quality puppy time during the Rent-A-Puppy event.

UA Little Rock Campus Wellness Program to host De-Stress Fest May 1

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Student Wellness Program is hosting a De-Stress Fest on Wednesday, May 1, to help students de-stress in time for final exams. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Campus Wellness Program to host De-Stress Fest May 1”

Over 100 students, faculty, staff, alumni, and members of the public walked in the 2018 Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk at UA Little Rock. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

UA Little Rock to host suicide prevention walk April 13

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is fighting the epidemic of suicide by holding a suicide prevention walk on Saturday, April 13.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host suicide prevention walk April 13”

Katherine Zambrano stands next to the university's satellite dishes. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

Venezuelan student finds new home at UA Little Rock

When Katherine Zambrano first moved to Little Rock to live with her aunt, whose husband was ill, Little Rock seemed like a different world compared to her hometown of Caracas, Venezuela, with a population of more than two million people.  Continue reading “Venezuelan student finds new home at UA Little Rock”

UA Little Rock’s Counseling Services will host its first Self-Care Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

UA Little Rock to host first Self-Care Fair

UA Little Rock’s Counseling Services will host its first Self-Care Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host first Self-Care Fair”

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UA Little Rock to hold trainings on sexual assault awareness

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host seven trainings in April to raise awareness of sexual assault, Title IX, and resources available on campus.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to hold trainings on sexual assault awareness”

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UA Little Rock to host suicide prevention walk

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is fighting the epidemic of suicide by holding a suicide prevention walk on Saturday, April 7.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host suicide prevention walk”

Meditation during the Restorative Yoga class at UALR's Donaghey Student Center on September 8, 2015.

Counseling Services to offer students free yoga sessions

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Counseling Services will offer free, one-hour Mindful Yoga sessions for students, beginning Thursday, March 8. Continue reading “Counseling Services to offer students free yoga sessions”