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ASBTDC Hosting Entrepreneurial Events

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/14/2016 2:39 pm

The Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center at UALR is hosting a pair of events aimed at helping entrepreneurs learn about technology commercialization and proposals for federal grant projects.

Steve McClellan Returning to UALR as Vice Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/13/2016 1:49 pm

University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Joel E. Anderson announced today that Steven J. McClellan accepted an offer and will start as vice chancellor for finance and administration on March 1.

UALR to Expand Sports Complex Thanks to Coleman Donation

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/13/2016 11:15 am

The University Arkansas at Little Rock will build a new baseball field and expand its sports complex, thanks to a donation from the Coleman family of Little Rock, the university announced Wednesday.

UALR Names Sheena Howell Director of Development in Business College

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2015 9:39 am

Sheena Howell, who has worked as director of development for Trojan Athletics at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock for the past year, has been named director of development and external relations for UALR's College of Business.

UALR to Host International Conference on Digital Security

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/1/2015 8:59 am

The conference connects digital forensics and information security researchers, as well as experts and policymakers, providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and a discussion of best practices and latest developments.

UALR Receives $100,000 for Nursing Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/23/2015 11:13 am

The Blue & You Foundation recently awarded grant of nearly $100,000 to improve nursing education opportunities at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

UALR Workshop Explains Commercialization Process for Researchers

by Mark Carter 11/19/2015 1:58 pm

Determining the commercial viability of research ideas should be an easy process that need not intimidate university students and researchers who harbor hopes of taking those ideas to market, Rebecca Norman told students and researchers Thursday.

UALR Hosting Global Entrepreneurship Week Events

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2015 10:21 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a series of events as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week this week.

Public Radio Stations Form Natural State News

by Mark Carter 11/16/2015 9:32 am

Member stations are KUAR/KLRE at UALR, KUAF at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, KASU at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, and KTXK at Texarkana College in Texarkana, Texas.

Bailey Foundation Gives $2M to UALR Scholarships

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2015 9:03 am

A $2 million donation from the Bailey Foundation will give more students access to a University of Arkansas at Little Rock education, UALR announced Wednesday.

UALR to Lead Big Data Effort in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 11:17 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will serve as the Arkansas hub for a big data collaboration involving 16 Southern states and the District of Columbia.

Venture Center, UALR Partner on '2 Days to Startup'

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/4/2015 11:15 am

The program brings business professionals, entrepreneurs and students together for a problem-solving competition in which participants create products and services.

UALR Offers Sneak Peek at Virtual Reality

by Mark Carter 10/5/2015 9:16 am

Carolina Cruz-Neira, director of the Emerging Analytics Center at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, promises a show people will remember when her team hosts an open house on Oct. 16-17 to showcase the latest virtual reality technology.

UALR College, Law School Conduct Research on Community Issues

by Alexis Hosticka 9/18/2015 10:10 am

Staff from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's Bowen School of Law and the College of Social Sciences and Communication on Thursday presented research aimed at helping community leaders make informed decisions about a range of legal and education issues.

UALR Consortium Gets $750K for Space Missions Research

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/17/2015 10:45 am

The Arkansas Space Grant Consortium at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock received a $750,000 NASA EPSCoR grant to fund research.

UALR to Present Research for State Leaders

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/14/2015 9:16 am

Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock colleges are coordinating to provide research to leaders throughout Arkansas.

UALR Names New Director of Procurement Services

by Alexis Hosticka 8/21/2015 11:17 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has named Rebecca Kee the new director of procurement services.

UALR, eStem to Partner on New High School

by Mark Carter 8/17/2015 2:15 pm

The project will entail new construction and renovation of existing UALR space. The new eStem High School, serving students in grades 9-12, is expected to open in July 2017.

UALR Names John Kirk Director of Institute on Race and Ethnicity

by Alexis Hosticka 8/14/2015 11:24 am

University of Arkansas at Little Rock said John Kirk will be the new director of the UALR Institute on Race and Ethnicity.

UALR Expands Degree Options

by Alexis Hosticka 7/23/2015 3:28 pm

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock, in partnership with the University of Arkansas Community College at Hope-Texarkana has expanded its bachelor degree options beginning with the fall semester.