First generation college students and new transfer students participate in a Welcome Week back to school event on campus.

Cultivating Student Success: How UA Little Rock Resources Empower First-Generation Students

November is First-Generation College Student Celebration Month. With more than 40 percent of its student population being first-generation students, UA Little Rock is especially committed to providing resources that help this special group of students reach their potential.  Continue reading “Cultivating Student Success: How UA Little Rock Resources Empower First-Generation Students”

Chaney Callahan

First-Generation Student Spotlight: Chaney Callahan

In honor of First-Generation College Student Celebration Month, UA Little Rock is profiling some of its outstanding first-generation students. Continue reading “First-Generation Student Spotlight: Chaney Callahan”

Ariel Hudson-Montgomery

First-Generation Student Spotlight: Ariel Hudson-Montgomery

In honor of First-Generation College Student Celebration Month, UA Little Rock is profiling some of its outstanding first-generation students. Continue reading “First-Generation Student Spotlight: Ariel Hudson-Montgomery”

Prospective students participate in campus games and activities during the Discover Day recruiting event.

UA Little Rock to Hold Annual Discover Day November 2

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will hold the 2022-2023 Discover Day Wednesday, Nov. 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Jack Stephens Center. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to Hold Annual Discover Day November 2”

This photo of UA Little Rock student LULAC scholarship recipients was taken by Brian Chilson of the Arkansas Times.

Seventeen UA Little Rock Students Receive LULAC Scholarships

Seventeen University of Arkansas at Little Rock students have been awarded scholarships from the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) for the 2022-23 school year. The 17 students are collectively receiving more than $29,000, with some matching funds from UA Little Rock. Continue reading “Seventeen UA Little Rock Students Receive LULAC Scholarships”

Dr. Salwan Sinjaree, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, presents UA Little Rock student Caleb Mimms with a certificate for his service as a summer intern for the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in Washington, D.C.

UA Little Rock Student Participates in Rewarding Internships

Caleb Mimms, a junior political science and international studies major from Cabot, spent his summer vacation interning for the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in Washington, D.C. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Student Participates in Rewarding Internships”

UA Little Rock graduates who now work at Apptegy include, from left to right: Jonathan Bobo '13, Christina Boyd '10, Tanner Cox '18, Aaron David '20, Adam Crider '17, Hannah Corker '16, James Watts '18, Josiah Johnson '21, and Christina Osorio '20.

UA Little Rock Alumni Find Success at Apptegy

A group of University of Arkansas at Little Rock alumni are making their mark working at Apptegy, an education-technology company based in Little Rock. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Alumni Find Success at Apptegy”

These UA Little Rock students are serving as ambassadors in the Donaghey College of STEM. Photo by Ben Krain.

Student Ambassadors are Making a Difference in Donaghey College of STEM

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has selected 16 students to serve as ambassadors for the Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Continue reading “Student Ambassadors are Making a Difference in Donaghey College of STEM”

UA Little Rock PEAW Fest Goes Off Without a Hitch

University of Arkansas at Little Rock freshmen participated in a scavenger hunt coined “PEAW Fest” from Aug. 30 to Sept. 1. Continue reading “UA Little Rock PEAW Fest Goes Off Without a Hitch”