Members of the Blue & You Foundation and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock celebrate a grant to build a new continuing education center in the Department of Nursing. Photo by Brad Sims.

Blue & You Foundation grants $68k to UA Little Rock to create continuing education program

The Blue & You Foundation for a Healthier Arkansas presented the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a $68,357 grant to support continuing education for healthcare professionals.  Continue reading “Blue & You Foundation grants $68k to UA Little Rock to create continuing education program”

Dr. Ann Bain

UA Little Rock dean selected as new executive vice chancellor and provost 

In her first appointment as chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Dr. Christina Drale has selected Dr. Ann Bain as executive vice chancellor and provost. The appointment is effective Oct. 16. Continue reading “UA Little Rock dean selected as new executive vice chancellor and provost “

More than 30 nursing students from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock brought some Christmas cheer to families in North Little Rock by volunteering at the annual “Shop with A Cop” program on Dec. 9.

UA Little Rock nursing students ‘Shop with a Cop’

More than 30 nursing students from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock brought some Christmas cheer to families in North Little Rock by volunteering at the annual “Shop with A Cop” program last month.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock nursing students ‘Shop with a Cop’”

Dr. Jane Evans

UA Little Rock nursing professor to be honored as Woman of the Year

Women’s Own Worth (W.O.W.), a nonprofit organization in Arkansas dedicated to assisting victims of violence, will honor a faculty member from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock as the 2018 Woman of the Year.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock nursing professor to be honored as Woman of the Year”

The 2018 graduates of the ACCE program include (L to R): Back row: John Steele, ACCE instructor, and graduates John Rockefeller and Breah Hampton. Middle row: Graduates Ford McGahee, Jonmichal Walker, Joshua Fletcher, Davion Green, Juan Rodriguez, and ACCE Instructor Leslie Harms. Front row: Kari Lott, Curtina Jackson, Chasity Mathis, Nicholas Austin, and Aaron Sullivan.

Second ACCE cohort graduates from UA Little Rock

Kari Lott has a dream to one day save up enough money to open and run her own restaurant, a dream she is determined to make come true through her hard work and inspiring attitude.  Continue reading “Second ACCE cohort graduates from UA Little Rock”

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Nursing honored this year’s top students during an awards ceremony on May 4.

Department of Nursing honors outstanding students

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Nursing honored this year’s top students during an awards ceremony on May 4.  Continue reading “Department of Nursing honors outstanding students”

Fali Garuba

Garuba earns 2018 Kevin Crass Heart of a Trojan Award

Little Rock soccer senior Fali Garuba has been awarded the second annual Kevin A. Crass Heart of a Trojan Award at the Trojans’ Senior Honors Luncheon on May 1.  Continue reading “Garuba earns 2018 Kevin Crass Heart of a Trojan Award”

UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent honor new nursing students

As a surgical technician, Daniel Ramos has witnessed the impact nurses have on patients and their families every day for the past 17 years he has worked at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent honor new nursing students”

Chancellor Andrew Rogerson discusses the UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent Pathway Program, which is designed to address the nursing shortage in Arkansas.

UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent honor first Pathway students

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock and CHI St. Vincent will honor the first participants of a program that will address the nursing shortage in Arkansas. Continue reading “UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent honor first Pathway students”