Whitbeck Award winner and Donaghey Scholar Emily Wells graduated with a B.A. in mass communication and a minor in theatre arts. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

UA Little Rock Honors Emily Wells as Whitbeck Award Winner

Emily Wells, a mass communication major and theatre arts minor from Warren, has been named the winner of the 2024 Edward L. Whitbeck Memorial Award at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Honors Emily Wells as Whitbeck Award Winner”

The UA Little Rock College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education (CHASSE) has announced Neveen Shafeek Amin, Edma Delgado-Solórzano, Heidi Skurat Harris, Daryl Tate, and Kiel Thorlton as the 2024 Faculty Excellence winners for the college.

CHASSE Announces 2024 College-Level Faculty Excellence Winners

The UA Little Rock College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education (CHASSE) has announced Neveen Shafeek Amin, Edma Delgado-Solórzano, Heidi Skurat Harris, Daryl Tate, and Kiel Thorlton as the 2024 Faculty Excellence winners for the college. Continue reading “CHASSE Announces 2024 College-Level Faculty Excellence Winners”

Joe Santana

UA Little Rock Student Gains Valuable Insights at Hometown Newspaper

For the second summer in a row, UA Little Rock student Joe Santana has had the opportunity to gain valuable experience as a reporter while interning at his hometown newspaper, the Dumas Clarion. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Student Gains Valuable Insights at Hometown Newspaper”

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock’s Online Mass Communication Degree Ranked Among Best in Nation

Forbes Advisor, a provider of higher education program rankings and articles, has ranked the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s online Master of Arts in Mass Communication program as one of the best online degree programs in the country. Continue reading “UA Little Rock’s Online Mass Communication Degree Ranked Among Best in Nation”

Travis “Tre’ Day” Rowan

UA Little Rock to Honor Travis ‘Tre’ Day’ Rowan as 2024 Taste of Little Rock Honoree

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor Arkansas radio personality and celebrated alumnus Travis “Tre’ Day” Rowan as the 2024 honoree of the 19th annual Taste of Little Rock event. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Honor Travis ‘Tre’ Day’ Rowan as 2024 Taste of Little Rock Honoree”

Olivia Hicks

Next Chapter Unfolds: Hicks Celebrates Graduation and New Career

As the curtain closes on her college career, a graduating University of Arkansas at Little Rock student is ending this chapter of her life with not one, but two bachelor’s degrees and an exciting new career in the dynamic field of public relations, embodying the true spirit of academic and career success. Continue reading “Next Chapter Unfolds: Hicks Celebrates Graduation and New Career”

Tom Brannon visits students at UA Little Rock.

UA Little Rock Alumnus Tom Brannon Shares Broadcast TV Experience

Tom Brannon, the chief meteorologist at CBS affiliate THV11, visited the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Oct. 24. The UA Little Rock graduate, who has also been a morning show feature reporter and co-anchor, spoke to Dr. Tim Edwards’s Careers in Mass Media class.

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Corrigan Revels

Revels Debuts New Short Film Focused on Mental Health at UA Little Rock

As assistant director for student leadership and development director at UA Little Rock, Corrigan Revels is making a difference by mentoring hundreds of UA Little Rock students every year participating in the Chancellor’s Leadership Corps, a leadership development program that is focused on academic success and service learning.  Continue reading “Revels Debuts New Short Film Focused on Mental Health at UA Little Rock”

Professor Emeritus Amy Barnes

Barnes Inducted into Mid-America EMMY Awards/NATAS Silver Circle of Excellence

Amy Barnes, professor emeritus of mass communication at UA Little Rock, has been inducted into the Silver Circle by the Mid-America EMMY chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on July 8.
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