Dr. Stephen Grace works in the UA Little Rock Campus Garden. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UA Little Rock Communications.

UA Little Rock awards five grants to make a more sustainable campus

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Sustainability Committee has awarded nearly $7,000 to five projects proposed by UA Little Rock students with the goal of making the campus more sustainable and environmentally friendly.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock awards five grants to make a more sustainable campus”

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UA Little Rock presents Earth Day festivities April 22

The University of Arkansas Little Rock Sustainability Committee invites faculty, staff, students, and members of the community to celebrate Earth Day on Monday, April 22.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock presents Earth Day festivities April 22”

Maximum and Alex Tolbert, a member of the UA Little Rock Dance Team, check out a new bike from VeoRide.

New bike-sharing program launches Homecoming Week

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is welcoming bikes back to campus with the launch of a new bike-sharing program with VeoRide that begins as the campus celebrates Homecoming Week Nov. 26 to Dec. 1.  Continue reading “New bike-sharing program launches Homecoming Week”

L to R: Campus Garden Alliance supervisor Dr. Stephen Grace, President Marion Richard, and Secretary Quinshell Smith

Sustainability Day returns to UA Little Rock

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Alumni Plaza was transformed into an exciting and environmentally conscious market on Wednesday, Oct. 24, with the return of UA Little Rock’s annual Sustainability Day. Continue reading “Sustainability Day returns to UA Little Rock”

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UA Little Rock to celebrate Sustainability Day Oct. 24

Learn how to protect the environment and conserve resources during the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s annual Sustainability Day events Wednesday, Oct. 24.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to celebrate Sustainability Day Oct. 24”

Dr. Stephen Grace works in the UA Little Rock Campus Garden. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UA Little Rock Communications.

Sustainability grant will lead to new greenhouse for Campus Garden, more fresh food for Trojan Food Pantry

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Sustainability Committee has awarded a $2,500 grant that will provide more growing opportunities for the UA Little Rock Campus Garden as well as an increase in fresh produce for the Trojan Food Pantry.  Continue reading “Sustainability grant will lead to new greenhouse for Campus Garden, more fresh food for Trojan Food Pantry”

Stephen Grace work in the UA Little Rock Campus Garden that can be used with the food pantry/campus garden grant on March 8, 2017.

UA Little Rock presents Earth Day festivities April 19

The University of Arkansas Little Rock Sustainability Committee invites faculty, staff, and students to celebrate Earth Day on Thursday, April 19. Continue reading “UA Little Rock presents Earth Day festivities April 19”

New spin bikes on UA Little Rock campus.

Spin bikes now the talk of campus

Students at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are raving about the new hot wheels that hit campus Feb. 15, thanks to a new bike-sharing program launched by the UA Little Rock Sustainability Committee. Continue reading “Spin bikes now the talk of campus”

Dr. Stephen Grace works in the UA Little Rock Campus Garden. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III/UA Little Rock Communications.

UA Little Rock Campus Garden subject of first EARTHtalk lecture

During the first EARTHtalk lecture of the year, Dr. Stephen Grace, associate professor of biology, will discuss the progress of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Campus Garden and the benefits of sustainable urban gardening.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Campus Garden subject of first EARTHtalk lecture”