Shari Erwin

UA Little Rock Names Erwin as Chief of Staff

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumnae has returned to campus to take on a campus leadership role. Shari Erwin, a 2003 UA Little Rock graduate, has been named the chancellor’s chief of staff. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Names Erwin as Chief of Staff”

Christine Jones is the Graduate Assistant for the College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education. Photo by Ben Krain.

Jones Honored with Three Scholarships, Two Internships

Christine Jones, of Cabot, is a blogger, writer, editor, and graduate student in the Professional and Technical Writing Program at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Continue reading “Jones Honored with Three Scholarships, Two Internships”

Kate Richars

UA Little Rock Student Writes $3,000 Grant for Illinois School District

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock student wrote a successful $3,000 grant for her mother’s school district in Illinois that will help raise mental health awareness for the community. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Student Writes $3,000 Grant for Illinois School District”

Dr. Rebecca Glazier

Glazier signs contract to publish book on how teachers can build rapport with students in an online environment

While most have embraced the importance of online education because of the coronavirus pandemic, Dr. Rebecca Glazier has been researching its importance for the past decade and has plenty of advice to share.

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Dr. Heidi Skurat Harris

Rhetoric professor to participate in two webinars this fall 

The Online Writing Instruction Community is holding its first-ever virtual symposium. This keynote speaker for the symposium is Dr. Heidi Harris, an associate professor of rhetoric and writing.

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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”

UA Little Rock hosts summer camps for young writers

The Little Rock Writing Project at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock hopes to inspire the next generation of great writers with two summer camps for students. Continue reading “UA Little Rock hosts summer camps for young writers”