Mark Giese

Announcement on Mark Giese’s Passing

Dr. Mark Giese, retired associate professor of mass communication, passed away Aug. 6 following a brief illness.   Continue reading “Announcement on Mark Giese’s Passing”

Arkansas Newspaper Foundation selects Woodson for summer internship

Jordan Woodson, a mass communication major and political science minor, is one of five college journalists selected for a summer internship by the Arkansas Newspaper Foundation. Continue reading “Arkansas Newspaper Foundation selects Woodson for summer internship”

Kolton Rutherford

Graduating student journalist selected for internship with Arkansas Newspaper Foundation

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock spring graduate with a passion for storytelling has been selected for a competitive summer internship that will serve as the next step in his promising career as a journalist.  Continue reading “Graduating student journalist selected for internship with Arkansas Newspaper Foundation”

Forum staff wins 14 awards in Arkansas college media contest

Nine student journalists at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock won 14 awards in the 91st annual Arkansas College Media Association awards, announced April 4, for their work in The Forum, UA Little Rock’s student newspaper.  Continue reading “Forum staff wins 14 awards in Arkansas college media contest”

New Trojans share plans for college and career

Norvell Thomas first made a go at earning his college degree in the mid-1980s in northern Illinois. Now, the Kankakee, Illinois, native and nursing major is ready to complete his college career at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Continue reading “New Trojans share plans for college and career”

Graduation photo of Shakayla Zoss by Hayden Valentine of Unparalleled Images.

Graduate Student Spotlight on Shakayla Zoss

Meet Shakayla Zoss, president of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) and a communications intern for the Arkansas Fly Fishers. Continue reading “Graduate Student Spotlight on Shakayla Zoss”

Power 92 radio deejay and UA Little Rock alumnus Travis “Tre’ Day” Rowan competes in his annual tennis charity tournament to raise money for mass communication scholarships at UA Little Rock.

Tre’ Day 8th Annual Tennis Tournament raises $7,500 for UA Little Rock scholarship

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has received more than $7,500 for student scholarships in mass communication after a successful tennis tournament Power 92 organized by radio deejay and UA Little Rock alumnus Travis “Tre’ Day” Rowan.  Continue reading “Tre’ Day 8th Annual Tennis Tournament raises $7,500 for UA Little Rock scholarship”

UA Little Rock students Keely Reeves used the university's Handshake career network program to find work as a video production intern.

UA Little Rock student learns valuable skills on summer internship found through Handshake

As the end of her junior year at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock drew near, Keely Reeves was concerned about a lack of professional experience that she felt would hurt her chances to get a job after graduation.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock student learns valuable skills on summer internship found through Handshake”