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Deborah Baldwin To Serve as Interim Provost, Vice Chancellor at UALR (Movers & Shakers)

Deborah Baldwin To Serve as Interim Provost, Vice Chancellor at UALR (Movers & Shakers)
Deborah Baldwin has served the university in a number of positions, including six years as the chair of the Department of History and nearly 20 years as the dean of the College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences.

Baldwin is serving as interim provost for the spring 2017 semester following the departure of UALR's executive vice chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs and provost, Zulma Toro
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No Contract, No Conflict: Logic of a Lottery Ad Bid

Reasons given by the state procurement director on why CJRW was picked for a lucrative Arkansas State Lottery contract over two others has puzzled several Little Rock ad professionals.
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Asa Hutchinson Makes Appointments to Boards, Commissions

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday announced the following appointments.
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