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Outstanding Education: All About Central Arkansas Public, Private Schools

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:16 am

From elementary to college, students in central Arkansas have a variety of choices for their education. Private and parochial schools are abundant, and three public school districts in the Little Rock area offer a rigorous curriculum.

Tom Clifton Named Interim Dean at UALR

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2016 11:23 am

Tom Clifton has been named the interim dean of the College of Arts, Letters and Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Jazz & Juleps

by Arvest Bank 7/27/2016 12:00 am

The seventh annual Jazz & Juleps fundraiser benefiting UALR’s Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology was held at Pleasant Valley Country Club. Lynn Coates and her daughter Caroline Coates-Nelson were honored for their many contributions to the development of resources for families of children born deaf or hard of hearing.

UALR Hosts Ted Grimmett Photography Exhibit

by Lydia McAllister 7/5/2016 4:31 pm

Get a dose of culture while perusing Ted Grimmett's exhibit, “Surface Tension,” on display in Gallery II in the UALR Fine Arts Building from July 5-28.

UALR Gets $300K for Student Success Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/31/2016 12:07 pm

Money from an anonymous donor will be used to establish a student emergency support fund and to support the funding of a master’s level social worker responsible for implementing academic success initiatives.

UALR Names Brad Patterson Vice Provost, Dean

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/15/2016 3:15 pm

University of Arkansas at Little Rock announced on Tuesday Brad Patterson was chosen from four finalists as the new vice provost for student affairs and dean of students.

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.