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UALR Lab Translates Big Data Into Dollars

by Jan Cottingham 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Humans are digitizing every aspect of life, translating every thought, every endeavor into something that can be read on a computer screen. This act of translation is creating infinite bits of new information — big data, to use the phrase popular in the world of technology.

You've Got Until July 31 to Enter Wal-Mart's Get on the Shelf Contest

by Lance Turner 7/2/2013 08:46 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville is once again hosting its Get on the Shelf contest, inviting entrepreneurs to pitch their products to the world's largest retailer.

Rockefeller Study: Immigrants Provide Economic Boost, But 4 in 10 Here Illegally

by Mark Carter 1/8/2013 02:33 pm

A study commissioned by the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation found that roughly four in 10 immigrants in Arkansas are in the country illegally, but that immigrants as a whole provide a net positive impact on the state's economy.

UALR Names Zulma Toro-Ramos as New Provost

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2012 10:16 am

Zulma Toro-Ramos was named UALR's new provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs on Wednesday.