Tagged: university of arkansas at little rock

Donald Benton Named Assistant Commissioner at Education Department (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/1/2018 12:00 am

Benton will oversee the Arkansas Public School Computer Network and the research and integration of its digital resources.

Frederking Hired, Fiegel Promoted at UCA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/20/2018 12:00 am

Jordan Frederking has been hired as assistant director of student life at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. Shelby Fiegel has been promoted to managing director of the Center for Community & Economic Development within UCA's Division of Outreach & Community Engagement.

Double Departures Leave KUAR Short-Staffed

by Kyle Massey 8/13/2018 12:00 am

KUAR found itself abruptly short-staffed last month when news veterans Jacob Kauffman and Sarah Whites-Koditschek departed on the same day.

Strange, Spiehs Added to UA Little Rock Athletics (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/6/2018 12:00 am

Maggie Strange has been hired as academic coordinator for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s athletics department, and R.D. Spiehs has been hired as assistant baseball coach.

A Bird? A Plane? It’s Drone Ward

by Kyle Massey 8/6/2018 12:00 am

As remote-control commercial drones fill more roles in agriculture, construction, engineering and real estate, they have found a special place in advertising.

UA Little Rock, Saline Health Launch Pathways Program for Nurses

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/17/2018 10:52 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock and Saline Health System said Tuesday that they would partner to address a nursing shortage in Saline County.

UA Little Rock Names New Wrestling Coach (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/25/2018 12:00 am

Neil Erisman has been hired as head wrestling coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Melissa Creameans Named Family Nurse Practitioner at Unity Health (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/14/2018 12:00 am

Melissa Creameans graduated as a nurse practitioner from the University of Central Arkansas and has worked as a nurse for Unity Health for more than 18 years.

Patricia Poulter Named Provost at UCA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Patricia Poulter has been hired as provost and executive vice president of the University of Central Arkansas in Conway.

Bill Hayford Makes Move to Educational Benefits (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/2/2018 12:00 am

Bill Hayford has been hired as an account executive for Educational Benefits in Little Rock.

John Kirk Writing Winthrop Rockefeller Biography

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/19/2018 12:00 am

John Kirk is writing the first full-length biography of Arkansas Gov. Winthrop Rockefeller.

Of Dollars and the Arts (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 2/12/2018 12:00 am

Alice Walton needs to have a talk with state Sen. Bart Hester. She needs to explain to him the economic impact of the arts in Arkansas.

Laura Fine on Keeping Small Businesses from Missing the Market

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/5/2018 12:00 am

Laura Fine, chief of the Arkansas Small Business & Technology Development Center, tells what it does, and says customers are king.

Reporter Marci Manley Turns to PR; It’s Not Shocking News

by Kyle Massey 1/15/2018 12:00 am

After nearly a decade in TV news, including three years as a top investigative reporter at KARK/Fox 16 in Little Rock, Marci Manley left her first love, journalism, for a state public relations job that better suits her marriage and family plans.

McKuin Takes New Public Radio Job, With Same Commute

by Kyle Massey 1/9/2018 11:10 am

Vanessa McKuin, who helped get Arkansas Public Media off the ground by managing business side of the regional journalism collaborative, has become development director for University of Arkansas at Little Rock public radio.

UA Little Rock Adds Rose, Andrews to Administration (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/8/2018 12:00 am

Holly Rose has been named executive director of development at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and JR Andrews is UA-Little Rock’s new director of planned giving.

Brian Berry Selected for UA Little Rock Commission (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/13/2017 12:00 am

Brian Berry will help lead reaccreditation efforts at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock as the new faculty co-chair of the Higher Learning Commission.

Jill Simons to Lead Retention Effort at Arkansas State (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

Jill Simons has been named associate vice chancellor for retention and completion at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro, where she was previously assistant vice chancellor for undergraduate studies in the university’s Division of Academic Affairs.

Erin Finzer Promoted at UA Little Rock (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/18/2017 12:00 am

Erin Finzer has been named interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs-continuous improvement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock effective Sept. 1.

UA Little Rock Names Interim Vice Chancellor For Academic Affairs

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/21/2017 11:22 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Monday named Erin Finzer interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs-continuous improvement.