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Earning bachelor’s degree puts UA Little Rock employee one step closer to fulfilling childhood dream

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock employee has completed her bachelor’s degree and is one step closer to fulfilling her childhood goal of becoming an advocate for the elderly.

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UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

Facilities Management holds its Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Facilities Management office will hold its annual Facilities Education Scholarship Golf Fest at Pleasant Valley Country Club Oct. 26.

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UA Little Rock Facilities Management staff creates PPE kits for students, employees

The Facilities Management employees are hard at work putting together Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) kits for the students, staff, and faculty at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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UA Little Rock Facilities Management Employees Keep Campus Up and Running

While the COVID-19 pandemic has left most faculty, staff, and students working and learning from home, the UA Little Rock Facilities Management (FM) crew have been bravely coming to work every day since a quiet campus became reality.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Facilities Management Employees Keep Campus Up and Running”

Sisters Becca Bailey, left, who serves as Peach Layne’s director of logistics and operations, and Rachael Oberste, co-founder of Peach Layne, donated nearly 4,000 spray bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock. Photo by Ben Krain.

Peach Layne donates nearly 4,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock received a helping hand from Peach Layne in the form of a large donation of hand sanitizer that will help keep the faculty, staff, and students healthy when they return to campus this fall.  Continue reading “Peach Layne donates nearly 4,000 bottles of hand sanitizer to UA Little Rock”

Sandra Vail, left, and Vince Rodgers, right, transport the hand sanitizers made by Facilities Management for use on the UA Little Rock campus.

In midst of hand sanitizer shortage, Facilities Management staff make their own

With hand sanitizer being one of the highly coveted and hard-to-get items around the country, UA Little Rock’s Office of Facilities Management has taken a proactive approach and has begun making their own supply for the campus community. Continue reading “In midst of hand sanitizer shortage, Facilities Management staff make their own”

Ann Marie Lott (left), interpreter and transcriber coordinator for the Disability Resource Center, received the Staff Achievement Award for Personal Growth, while Wanda Hoover (right), assistant dean for external relations in the William H. Bowen School of Law, won the Staff Achievement Award for Community Service. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock honors Seamon, Lott, and Hoover as Staff Achievement Award winners

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Staff Senate honored three of its staff members for excellence in the areas of service to the university, community service, and personal growth. Each winner will receive a $1,000 prize. Continue reading “UA Little Rock honors Seamon, Lott, and Hoover as Staff Achievement Award winners”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

Finalists for Staff Achievement Awards announced

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Staff Senate has announced the eight finalists for the 2019 Staff Achievement Awards.  Continue reading “Finalists for Staff Achievement Awards announced”

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Former dairy farmer finds new career, earns MBA from UA Little Rock

Howell Andrew Fielder grew up working on his family’s dairy farm in Guy, Arkansas, where the whole world became a classroom filled with science experiments.  Continue reading “Former dairy farmer finds new career, earns MBA from UA Little Rock”