Jessie Burchfield

First-gen graduate Jessie Burchfield rises to achieve dream of becoming Bowen law library director

Jessie Wallace Burchfield, a first-generation graduate of UA Little Rock, worked her way through law school to become the associate dean for information and technology services, director of the law library, and an associate professor of law at the William H. Bowen School of Law.

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Philip Hood is a first generation student working on a law degree at UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law.

First-generation student Philip Hood plans to use law degree to support workers’ rights

Philip Hood, a second-year law student at the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law and first-generation student, has always seen college as a pathway to success.

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Mirella Gallardo is a first generation student working on a law degree at UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law.

First-Generation Student Spotlight: Mirella Gallardo

For Mirella Gallardo, a third-year law student at UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, being the first member of her family to attend college has meant the world to her and her family.

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Kim Vu-Dinh

ASBTDC, UA Little Rock Bowen Law School offer free legal workshop for entrepreneurs starting a new business during the pandemic

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) is partnering with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law to conduct a free online workshop on Nov. 19 for entrepreneurs who are thinking about starting their first business during the pandemic.

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UA Little Rock to hold panel discussions on African American and LatinX politics, Arkansas hate crime legislation

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host two virtual panels on Thursday, Oct. 29, discussing African American and LatinX politics and the proposed Arkansas hate crime legislation.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock to hold panel discussions on African American and LatinX politics, Arkansas hate crime legislation”

Assistant Dean Rejena S. Grotjohn

Law school names diversity initiatives advocate

The UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law has selected Assistant Dean Rejena Grotjohn to lead its diversity initiatives. Continue reading “Law school names diversity initiatives advocate”

Kim Vu-Dinh

Law Professor Recognized as Mentor for Minority-owned Businesses

Kimberly Vu-Dinh, an assistant professor at the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law and the director of the law school’s Business Innovations Legal Clinic, was recently named a finalist for Little Rock Regional Minority Mentor of the Year.

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Bowen Law School.

OutLaw Legal Society recognized as 2019 Student Organization of the Year

Each year, the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law Student Affairs Office selects a Student Organization of the Year. Selection is based on community involvement, on-campus engagement, and volunteerism.

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The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor outstanding graduates Ron Sheffield, ’72 and ‘89, and Becky Blass, ’73 and ’82, with its Distinguished Alumni awards during a virtual ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23.

UA Little Rock to honor Sheffield, Blass, and Zakrzewki as 2020 Distinguished Alumni

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will honor outstanding graduates Ron Sheffield, ’72 and ‘89, Becky Blass, ’73 and ’82, and Katie Zakrzewki, ’20, with its Distinguished Alumni awards during a virtual ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to honor Sheffield, Blass, and Zakrzewki as 2020 Distinguished Alumni”

William H. Bowen School of Law welcomes four new faculty members

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law has added four new faculty members for the 2020-21 academic year.

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