Tagged: skip rutherford

'Rally for The Rep' Begins at 5 on Main Street

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/1/2018 11:06 am

A group of community volunteers will hold a "Rally for The Rep" event Tuesday at 5 p.m. in front of the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, which announced last week that it would suspend its season due amid financial straits.

Clinton School Offers Executive Master's of Public Service Degree

by Sam Hoisington 6/2/2017 9:21 am

The Clinton School of Public Service will begin offering an executive master's of public service degree through an online curriculum beginning next year.

At Under 40 Forum, Young Leaders Take On 'Fractured Arkansas'

by Todd Traub 5/31/2017 10:58 am

Some of the state's top young professionals presented their findings from the second Under 40 Forum in a report to Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday.

25th Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival Starts Oct. 7

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/8/2016 9:51 am

The 25th Annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival will open on Oct. 7 with "Command and Control," a documentary about the 1980 missile explosion at a Titan II launch complex near Damascus.

Start Here Little Rock to Host Event Saturday

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2016 10:22 am

Start Here Little Rock, an initiative to increase the engagement of women and minorities in the entrepreneurial process in Little Rock, will host an event on Saturday.

David Pryor Looks to 2016 Election, Recalls Times with Dale Bumpers

by Alexis Crowe 1/6/2016 2:42 pm

David Pryor, the 39th governor of Arkansas and a former U.S. senator, spoke Wednesday at the Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock about his friendship with Dale Bumpers, who died Friday.

David Pryor to Speak at Ron Robinson Theater

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/4/2016 10:07 am

Former Arkansas Governor and U.S. Senator David Pryor will speak at noon Wednesday at the Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock.

Hillary Clinton Returns to Arkansas, Now Behind GOP Lines

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/17/2015 7:43 am

As she ramps up her presidential campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton is returning this weekend to a state that's part of her home territory - a place she's so well known her name adorns landmarks including the national airport and a children's library.

The Root Café Gets $150K Grant from JPMorgan Chase Bank

by Lee Hogan 1/21/2015 4:30 pm

Jack and Corri Sundell, owners of The Root, received a $150,000 grant from JPMorgan Chase. The Root was one of 20 grant recipients in the JPMorgan Chase Mission Main Street program, and the only one in Arkansas.

Clinton Alums Remember the Past, Look to Future

by Associated Press 11/14/2014 3:09 pm

Former President Bill Clinton's political family reunited in Arkansas Friday, reminiscing about his two terms in office and relishing the prospect of a first for Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Clinton School Building Gets LEED Award

by Associated Press 4/23/2014 8:09 am

Officials say a 115-year-old building affiliated with the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service has received an award for being environmentally friendly.

Red Cross Heroes Luncheon

by Staff 4/1/2014 12:01 am

The 2014 Arkansas Heroes Celebration from the American Red Cross of Greater Arkansas was held at the DoubleTree Hotel and honored real-life Arkansas heroes who have gone above and beyond to save lives. Skip Rutherford, dean of the UofA Clinton School of Public Service, was honored as the eleventh Clara Barton Distinguished Humanitarian of the Year.

Former Clinton Critic David Brock: Reject 'Political Smut'

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/25/2014 5:08 pm

A former critic of the Clintons who now heads an effort to defend Hillary Clinton and other potential Democratic 2016 contenders said Tuesday both parties should disavow the "political smut-mongers" that he said he was a part of in the 1990s.

CJRW Takes On Changes in Marketing Industry

by Luke Jones 3/10/2014 12:00 am

CJRW has been roiled by staff defections recently, departures that have left the state’s largest ad agency increasingly dependent on its big clients, the biggest being the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism worth $8.4 million this year.

Firefighter Jack Hancock Jr. and Others Take Spotlight at Red Cross Heroes Luncheon

by Amanda Hoelzeman 1/1/2014 12:00 am

For his heroic actions, Jack Hancock Jr. is being honored at the Jan. 29 American Red Cross Heroes Luncheon, held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Little Rock Hotel and powered by Verizon and Nokia Siemens. Guests at the luncheon will hear Jack Hancock Jr.’s story, as well as the powerful, heart-warming stories of many other Arkansas heroes.

Clinton School Class of 2015

by Staff 10/1/2013 12:01 am

Billie and Dean Skip Rutherford hosted a welcome reception at Trapnall Hall to honor The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Class of 2015. In addition to students, a number of notable Little Rock residents were in attendance.

Political Animals Club Marks 30th Anniversary

by Associated Press 9/19/2013 7:21 am

The Political Animals Club was started as a "little group" where people could talk about politics and public service, the Arkansas club's founder said Wednesday at its 30th anniversary event.

On the Eve of the Bush Library Opening, Skip Rutherford Writes for the Dallas Morning News

by Lance Turner 4/24/2013 9:40 am

James "Skip" Rutherford writes for the Dallas Morning News today, the eve of the opening of the George W. Bush Presidential Library at Southern Methodist University.

Ward Gets Toasted, Roasted for SMEI

by Staff 11/1/2012 12:01 am

Sales and Marketing Executives International Arkansas held its 45th Top Manager of the Year Roast & Toast at the DoubleTree Hotel. Millie Ward, President of Stone Ward, was the recipient of the award, and Skip Rutherford, Dean of the Clinton School of Public Service, was the emcee.

BBBS Toasts, Roasts Mayor Stodola

by Staff 10/1/2012 12:01 am

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arkansas honored Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola at its 38th annual Toast & Roast, held at the Doubletree Hotel. Roasters included Bruce Moore, Skip Rutherford, Patrick Hays, Anne Gilbert and Allison Stodola-Wilson.