Kyle King and Steve Eubanks

UA Little Rock Facilities Management Employees Keep Campus Up and Running

While the COVID-19 pandemic has left most faculty, staff, and students working and learning from home, the UA Little Rock Facilities Management (FM) crew have been bravely coming to work every day since a quiet campus became reality.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Facilities Management Employees Keep Campus Up and Running”

Dr. Nitin Agarwal

UA Little Rock researchers help identify COVID-19 misinformation and myths in new public website

A research team at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is working to warn the public about the dangerous spread of misinformation and scams surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

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University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock releases guide for returning to campus

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has released a plan for faculty, staff, and students to return to campus in a safe environment for the fall 2020 semester.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock releases guide for returning to campus”

Sisters Becca Bailey, left, who serves as Peach Layne’s director of logistics and operations, and Rachael Oberste, co-founder of Peach Layne, donated nearly 4,000 spray bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock. Photo by Ben Krain.

Peach Layne donates nearly 4,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock received a helping hand from Peach Layne in the form of a large donation of hand sanitizer that will help keep the faculty, staff, and students healthy when they return to campus this fall.  Continue reading “Peach Layne donates nearly 4,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock”

Donaghey Student Center

UA Little Rock makes plans to open fall semester with a flexible approach

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is planning to reopen its campus and residence halls and resume face-to-face classes in a flexible hybrid format for the fall 2020 semester.

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Bronwyn MacFarlane

Top Tips to Reduce Anxiety in Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic

With many families both working and going to school at home, the COVID-19 pandemic can be a stressful time for families, especially those with young children who may be worried about a global health crisis.  Continue reading “Top Tips to Reduce Anxiety in Children during the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Blake Hughes

Graduating Student Spotlight: Blake Hughes

Blake Hughes, a member of the Chancellor’s Leadership Corps (CLC), will graduate in May with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and advertising with a certificate in professional sales. He would like to start his own marketing consulting firm and eventually get his master’s degree in business administration. He also has a knack in placing first in statewide competitions. Continue reading “Graduating Student Spotlight: Blake Hughes”

Merak Dyer and daughter Penelope

Graduating Student Spotlight: Merak Dyer

Meet Merak Dyer, of Conway, who will graduate this May with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering technology. Continue reading “Graduating Student Spotlight: Merak Dyer”

UA Little Rock community comes together to support students during COVID-19 pandemic

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock community has come together to help students facing critical financial needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock community comes together to support students during COVID-19 pandemic”

Bud and Janice Beaty

UA Little Rock community makes 60th wedding anniversary special for Downs’ parents

Sharon Ann Downs, assistant vice chancellor for student affairs at UA Little Rock, was devastated to realize that she and her family would be unable to hold a celebration for her parents’ 60th wedding anniversary on April 16. Continue reading “UA Little Rock community makes 60th wedding anniversary special for Downs’ parents”