Jacob Caples and Christian Reyes

Promotion, new addition made to UA Little Rock’s baseball team coaching staff

University of Arkansas at Little Rock head baseball coach Chris Curry has announced the promotion of Jacob Caples to director of operations and player development and the addition of Christian Reyes as graduate manager. Continue reading “Promotion, new addition made to UA Little Rock’s baseball team coaching staff”

Orientation Leader Taylor Gully leads a group of incoming students and their parents on a tour of campus during a Freshman Orientation session. Photo by Ben Krain.

Incoming freshmen share future plans for college careers

The start of the 2019-20 academic year is right around the corner, and soon you’ll be seeing many fresh faces on campus with new students who are ready to start their college careers.  Continue reading “Incoming freshmen share future plans for college careers”

SLUFY celebrates 40th anniversary 

The gifted and talented kids attending UA Little Rock’s Summer Laureate University for Youth (SLUFY) are doing the cool things they don’t get to do in a typical school classroom. They’ve designed roller coasters and mixed potions. They’ve built caves, launched rockets, solved mysteries, broken codes, created art, and even cracked a few eggs in their quest to design a safe car. And while they’re having lots of fun, they’ve also learned a thing or two.   Continue reading “SLUFY celebrates 40th anniversary “

UA Little Rock sets fundraising record, endowment tops $80 million

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock raised $20 million in private gift support during the fiscal year that ended June 30, marking an 11% increase over the previous fiscal year. This also marked the largest fundraising year in the university’s history since receiving gifts for the Jack Stephens Center and the Windgate Center for Art and Design. Continue reading “UA Little Rock sets fundraising record, endowment tops $80 million”

UA Little Rock hires art outreach specialist

Andrea M. “AnDi” Tompkins has been hired as the inaugural Windgate Center of Art and Design art outreach specialist. Continue reading “UA Little Rock hires art outreach specialist”

Coach Darrell Walker is one of the most prolific African American art collectors in the country and will give a talk on his evolution as a collector on Saturday, July 20, at Loyola University.

Coach Walker to be featured in upcoming art event in Chicago

Off the court, University of Arkansas at Little Rock head men’s basketball coach Darrell Walker has a reputation for his love of art.  Continue reading “Coach Walker to be featured in upcoming art event in Chicago”

Rotary Club donates $1,000 to Trojan Food Pantry

The UA Little Rock’s Trojan Food Pantry will be better stocked this fall thanks to a $1,000 cash donation from the Rotary Club of Little Rock Midtowne chapter. Continue reading “Rotary Club donates $1,000 to Trojan Food Pantry”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences awards $12,000 to promote summer faculty research

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences awarded $12,000 in Summer Research Fellowship Grants to four professors who are spending their summer breaks performing unique research. Continue reading “College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences awards $12,000 to promote summer faculty research”