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University of Arkansas Endowment Reaches All-Time High of $920.6M

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/25/2014 10:50 am

The University of Arkansas announced its endowment holdings reached a record high of $920.6 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30. It's more then $100 million higher than the previous year's total of $818 million.

University of Arkansas Raises $113.3M, Surpasses Goal

by Lee Hogan 8/4/2014 9:51 am

The University of Arkansas eclipsed its fundraising goal, and for the fourth consecutive year, raised more than $100 million dollars in private gifts, in fiscal year 2014.

UA Endowed Scholarship Established for Tribal Students

by Lee Hogan 3/3/2014 9:21 am

A professor emeritus of anthropology at the University of Arkansas is contributing $25,000 to create an endowed scholarship for tribal students in the memory of his late wife.

Laura Jacobs Named University Relations Leader at University of Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/19/2013 2:38 pm

Laura Jacobs, the director of communications at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, is named the new associate vice chancellor of university relations at the University of Arkansas, a position formerly held by John Diamond.

The Teflon Administrator (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 9/2/2013 12:00 am

Just what does it take for a high-ranking, high-earning educational administrator to be fired? We’re starting to get the picture.

Update: Termination of UA Spokesman John Diamond Followed Loss of Confidence

by Gwen Moritz 8/26/2013 3:27 pm

John Diamond, whose termination will be final Sept. 22, says his attempts to follow the Freedom of Information Act led to the loss of his job as associate vice chancellor for university relations.

University Of Arkansas Advancement Ends FY13 With Balanced Budget

by Chris Bahn 7/25/2013 4:03 pm

University of Arkansas officials say the school's Advancement Division ended the 2013 fiscal year with a balanced budget.

Private Giving To UA Tops $100 Million For 3rd Consecutive Year

by Chris Bahn 7/24/2013 2:21 pm

Private giving to the University of Arkansas exceeded $100 million for a third consecutive year, the school says. Gifts to the UA in fiscal year 2013 topped $108.4 million, following $108.1 million in 2012 and $121.3 million in 2011. Included in the total are cash gifts, in-kind contributions, planned gifts and new pledges.

Chris Wyrick Announces Restructuring in Advancement Division

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2013 8:42 am

The University of Arkansas Division of University Advancement announces "a significant restructuring."

UA Vice Chancellor Chris Wyrick Has No Reservations About Fundraising

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2013 12:00 am

Chris Wyrick spent six months as head of the Razorback Foundation before being picked in April by Chancellor G. David Gearhart to take over as vice chancellor for advancement after the discovery of millions of dollars in overspending by his predecessor, Brad Choate.

April 1 Start Date Set For New Head of University of Arkansas Advancement

by Chris Bahn 3/14/2013 10:14 am

Chris Wyrick will begin serving as vice chancellor for the University of Arkansas division of advancement on April 1.

Razorback Foundation Names Sean Rochelle Executive Director

by Chris Bahn 2/15/2013 10:49 am

The Razorback Foundation didn’t have to go far for its new executive director. Sean Rochelle, who was serving as associate director for the Foundation, has been promoted to the position.