Tagged: arkansas humanities council

Dr. Nancy Hendricks to Present at Legacies & Lunch Wednesday

by Jess Ardrey 9/29/2014 7:44 am

The monthly Legacies & Lunch history lecture from the Butler Center on Oct. 1 will feature a presentation by Dr. Nancy Hendricks on the first woman elected to the U.S. Senate, Arkansas’ own Hattie Caraway.

Sherece West-Scantlebury: Asking ‘Why?’

by Kate Knable 2/25/2013 12:00 am

As president and CEO of the nonprofit Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation of Little Rock, Sherece West-Scantlebury is the leader of a staff of nine and oversees an organization that through year-end 2011 had received $25.6 million in funding from the estate of former Arkansas Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller. The philanthropic organization was created using money the former governor left at his death in 1973.