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

UA Little Rock to host 7th annual Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl Feb. 2

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Philosophy and Interdisciplinary Studies will host more than 100 high school students from across the state of Arkansas on Saturday, Feb. 2, for the seventh annual Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host 7th annual Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl Feb. 2”

Graduate Carlene Akins (right) receives her diploma from Dr. Julien Mirivel, dean of the College of Social Sciences and Communication. Photo by Ben Krain.

UA Little Rock student fulfills dream of earning college degree

On May 15, Carlene Akins, 44, of Little Rock, fulfilled her decades-long dream of  earning a college degree as she graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication surrounded by family cheering for her.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock student fulfills dream of earning college degree”

UA Little Rock theater presents “An Octoroon”

The Department of Theatre Arts and Dance at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will present the regional premiere of An Octoroon  Feb. 21-25 in the Haislip Theatre in the Center for Performing Arts on the UA Little Rock campus, 5900 University Dr. Continue reading “UA Little Rock theater presents “An Octoroon””

Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl 2017 winning team from Little Rock Central High School

UA Little Rock Philosophy Department to host Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl Jan. 27

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Philosophy has received a $1,622 grant from the Arkansas Humanities Council to host the sixth annual Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Philosophy Department to host Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl Jan. 27”

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Faculty members create research collective to highlight feminist research

Faculty members at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock have started a group to explore feminist research and collaboration opportunities around campus.  Continue reading “Faculty members create research collective to highlight feminist research”

John DiPippa

Law professor to speak at Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl

John DiPippa, dean emeritus and distinguished professor of law and public policy at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, will serve as the keynote speaker at the Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl.  Continue reading “Law professor to speak at Arkansas High School Ethics Bowl”