A sign in front of Little Rock Central High School declares the closing of the city’s four public high schools, thus beginning the Lost Year of 1958-1959. Photo courtesy of the Center of Arkansas History and Culture.

UA Little Rock receives $325,000 grant from National Endowment for the Humanities

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received a $325,043 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to create a rich collection of digitized material integrated into a map-based website that tracks how urban renewal changed the City of Little Rock in the decades following the Central High School desegregation crisis.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock receives $325,000 grant from National Endowment for the Humanities”

UA Little Rock students participate in Global Game Jam 2020 at the UA Little Rock CRUX Lab. Pictured left to right are Zach Bolt, Bushra Sajid, Emily Hillyard, Travis Bailey, and Loren Snow.

UA Little Rock’s CRUX Lab hosts Global Game Jam 2020

Sixteen local game enthusiasts took part in Global Game Jam 2020 from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. In just 48 hours, they created seven new games for the world to enjoy. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s CRUX Lab hosts Global Game Jam 2020”