Dr. Gerald Driskill, center, received a national grant to study foster care collaborative networks in Arkansas. Dr. Gerald worked with two graduate students, Chantel Ceaser, left, and Michelle Malone, right, in the M.A. in Applied Communication Studies to conduct in depth interviews.

UA Little Research Study Finds How Collaborative Networks in Arkansas Work Together to Help Foster Children and Families

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock research team is investigating how a successful collaborative foster care network is run in Arkansas. The goal of the study is for the lessons learned in Arkansas to be used to help other foster care networks across the country.

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April Chatham-Carpenter

Chatham-Carpenter to Kick Off 2021-22 Leadership Lecture Series Sept. 28

The 2021-22 Department of Applied Communication Leadership Lecture Series will kick off with a Sept. 28 lecture on how to have civil conversations during divided political times.

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Dr. Avinash Thombre

Third annual Leadership Lecture Series to begin this fall

UA Little Rock’s Department of Applied Communication will host its third annual Leadership Lecture Series beginning Thursday, Sept. 27, and continuing through the rest of the academic year on select Thursdays. Continue reading “Third annual Leadership Lecture Series to begin this fall”