Joanne Matson

Matson Donates $25,000 to Create Scholarship for Rhetoric and Writing Students at UA Little Rock

Dr. Joanne Liebman Matson, professor of rhetoric and writing, is celebrating her department’s and her parents’ commitment to education with the creation of an endowed scholarship at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Continue reading “Matson Donates $25,000 to Create Scholarship for Rhetoric and Writing Students at UA Little Rock”

Joyce Carter

Carter Recognized for Outstanding Lifetime Achievements in Engineering Communication

Dr. Joyce Carter, chair of the Department of Rhetoric and Writing at UA Little Rock, has received the Alfred N. Goldsmith Award for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Communication from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Professional Communication Society. Continue reading “Carter Recognized for Outstanding Lifetime Achievements in Engineering Communication”

Virginia Pitts

UA Little Rock Alum Fulfills Lifelong Dream of Becoming a Writer

A 2021 UA Little Rock graduate has achieved her dream of becoming a professional writer nearly 30 years after she first considered becoming a writing major in college. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Alum Fulfills Lifelong Dream of Becoming a Writer”

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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