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UA Little Rock to hold virtual fundraiser for STEM students in need

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will hold a free virtual fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 29, for students who need financial support to complete their degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Continue reading “UA Little Rock to hold virtual fundraiser for STEM students in need”

Chad Fitz

Alumnus gives back by joining Dean’s Science Council

Growing up in the 1970s, Chad Fitz has fond childhood memories of visiting the planetarium at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. It’s one of the things that got him interested in science as a child.  Continue reading “Alumnus gives back by joining Dean’s Science Council”

Prakash Jalihal, Photo by Larry Rhodes.

Prakash Jalihal joins Dean’s Science Council at UA Little Rock

In 1988, Prakash Jalihal was surprised to run into a fellow Arkansan, Jerry Damerow, while working overseas in Jakarta, Indonesia. Twenty years later and the two Little Rock citizens remain good friends who are actively involved in promoting science and math education in Arkansas.  Continue reading “Prakash Jalihal joins Dean’s Science Council at UA Little Rock”