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Joe David Rice Reflects on Being Arkansas' 'Accidental' Tourism Director

by Kyle Massey 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Joe David Rice, who is departing as the state’s longest-serving tourism chief, served five governors including Bill Clinton.

Ending Hunger Will Require Compromise (Jo Luck Commentary)

by Jo Luck 6/30/2014 12:00 am

After more than two decades working alongside sustainable development experts at Heifer International, I am confident that world hunger can be eliminated with the appropriate approach and collaboration.

Heifer International CEO Pierre Ferrari Stresses Performance

by Jan Cottingham 6/16/2014 12:00 am

Five years after Heifer International laid off about 20 percent of its workforce because of a falloff in revenue and almost four years after it announced a new CEO, Heifer is placing new emphasis on measuring its impact on the mostly rural families it seeks to help.

Jo Luck at Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series on Thursday

by Lee Hogan 3/31/2014 9:10 am

Jo Luck, the former president and CEO of Heifer International, will be the featured speaker at the Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series this week.

Former Heifer President Luck to Speak at Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series in April

by Lee Hogan 2/24/2014 9:21 am

Jo Luck, the retired president and CEO of Heifer International, is scheduled to be the featured speaker at the third annual Dale and Betty Bumpers Distinguished Lecture Series in April.

Billy Roy Wilson Has a Flair for Being a Federal Judge

by Jason Wiest 8/1/2011 12:00 am

Federal Judge Billy Roy Wilson’s a bit of a renegade. Exhibit A: He’s been known to buck sentencing guidelines to give counterfeiters more than the recommended prison term and non-violent young drug offenders less.

Jo Luck to leave Heifer International

by Karen Martin 1/14/2010 1:03 pm

The executive officer of Heifer International is leaving to write a book about her experiences there.

Serving Globally, Living Locally: Heifer International's Jo Luck Reflects on Her Passion for Her State

by Jennifer Pyron 8/1/2008 12:00 am

From Rwanda, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Vietnam to Ecuador, Nicaragua and Nepal, Jo Luck lends her humanitarian hand to communities in need around the world. But at the end of the day, her favorite place in the world is the balcony of her Little Rock home overlooking the Arkansas River.