UA Little Rock Downtown to host morning of physical and financial wellness on June 22

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is offering a chance for people to put their physical and financial wellness in shape during one fun-filled morning.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock Downtown to host morning of physical and financial wellness on June 22”

UA Little Rock Downtown to showcase local art

UA Little Rock Downtown will exhibit works by two local ceramics artists and a painter on June 14 for this month’s Second Friday Art Night on June 14 from 5-8 p.m. at UA Little Rock Downtown, 333 President Clinton Ave. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Downtown to showcase local art”

UA Little Rock Downtown lecture to highlight ‘Future of Academic Medicine’

Dr. Cam Patterson, chancellor of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, will discuss “The Future of Academic Medicine” at the next UA Little Rock Downtown Lecture Series on Wednesday, June 26. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Downtown lecture to highlight ‘Future of Academic Medicine’”

CALS, UA Little Rock to host scholar on race

Acclaimed scholar Richard T. Hughes will speak on “Understanding White Supremacy: Why We Must Hear Black Voices” on June 11 as part of the Central Arkansas Library System’s Rabbi Ira E. Sanders Lecture Series, presented in partnership with UA Little Rock’s Anderson Institute on Race and Ethnicity. Continue reading “CALS, UA Little Rock to host scholar on race”

Arkansas Literary Festival features UA Little Rock poet, Equinox launch

UA Little Rock poetry professor H.K. Hummel published her first poem when she was just 21 after winning the grand prize in a love poetry contest. She has since published numerous poems, co-founded an online poetry journal, and written a creative writing guide now being used in college classrooms across the country. This weekend, she’s one of the featured authors at the 2019 Arkansas Literary Festival. Continue reading “Arkansas Literary Festival features UA Little Rock poet, Equinox launch”

UA Little Rock faculty to discuss wedding dress culture, fashion history

Yslan Hicks, chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance at UA Little Rock, will discuss the cultural and fashion history of the wedding dress as part of University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Weekend University on Saturday, April 20. Continue reading “UA Little Rock faculty to discuss wedding dress culture, fashion history”

Weekend University class to look at Natural State geology

Central Arkansans can learn about geology in the Natural State at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Weekend University on Saturday, April 20. Continue reading “Weekend University class to look at Natural State geology”

UA Little Rock Downtown joins 2nd Friday Art Night line-up

Art patrons will now have one more option for their monthly art walks through Little Rock’s River Market District and Creative Corridor. UA Little Rock Downtown will be participating in 2nd Friday Art Night for the first time, beginning April 12. Continue reading “UA Little Rock Downtown joins 2nd Friday Art Night line-up”

UA Little Rock, Ballet Arkansas to host pop-up dance event April 12

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock dance program and Ballet Arkansas will host a pop-up dance event at 5 p.m. Friday, April 12, at the UA Little Rock Downtown site in the River Market. Continue reading “UA Little Rock, Ballet Arkansas to host pop-up dance event April 12”

Weekend University will have participants seeing stars

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s next Weekend University class on April 6 will teach central Arkansans the basics of stargazing. Continue reading “Weekend University will have participants seeing stars”