Seventy-one-year-old Carolyn Wilkerson, left, credits her success as a late in life student to Ida Umphers, right, senior instructor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Wilkerson says Umphers is one of the teachers who has made a difference in her time at UA Little Rock. Photo by Ben Krain.

71-year-old working hard to fulfill dream of earning college degree

At 71, Carolyn Wilkerson of Little Rock loves life as a full-time college student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, working to fulfill a lifelong goal of earning a college degree.  Continue reading “71-year-old working hard to fulfill dream of earning college degree”

The winners of the College of Social Sciences and Communication Research and Creative Works Showcase.

College of Social Sciences and Communication honors McIntyre, student research winners

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Social Sciences and Communication presented Dr. Kristen McIntyre with the Faculty Mentor Award and awarded six additional student research prizes during the college’s Research and Creative Works Showcase on Feb. 27.  Continue reading “College of Social Sciences and Communication honors McIntyre, student research winners”

Dr. Kristen McIntyre

Dr. Kristen McIntyre to present during Leadership Lecture Series, Nov. 9

The second annual Leadership Lecture Series, hosted by the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Applied Communication, will continue on Thursday, Nov. 9, with a presentation from associate professor Dr. Kristen McIntyre, who will speak on “Connection, Not Perfection: A Communication Orientation to Public Speaking.” Continue reading “Dr. Kristen McIntyre to present during Leadership Lecture Series, Nov. 9”

Leadership Lecture Series to begin Sept. 28

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Department of Applied Communication will  host its second annual Leadership Lecture series beginning Thursday, Sept. 28. Continue reading “Leadership Lecture Series to begin Sept. 28”

Dr. Kristen McIntyre

UA Little Rock accepting applications for Service-Learning Academy

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Community Connection Center will hold a Service-Learning Academy for UA Little Rock faculty members and instructors interested in integrating service learning into their courses.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock accepting applications for Service-Learning Academy”

UA Little Rock to host best teachers panel discussion

Five of the best instructors at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock will share their secrets for successful teaching during a panel discussion on Thursday, March 9. 

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