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UA Little Rock Professor Awarded $500K For Fuel Cell Research

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/27/2017 1:22 pm

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock professor has received $500,000 to develop high-performance, cost-effective transportation fuel cells.

Football At UALR — Who Pays? (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 7/17/2017 12:00 am

There’s a chance that school spirit will be lifted, student enrollment will increase and alumni and community members will be more engaged should the university start a football program, but it will almost certainly come at an increased cost to students.

UA Little Rock Teams with City, State Parks to Consider Football

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/12/2017 11:50 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock says it will conduct a feasibility study "to assess whether the university should consider adding a football and marching band program."

Arkansas Tech's Sandra Cheffer Leaves Ozark for New Role in Russellville (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Sandra Cheffer has moved from the Ozark campus of Arkansas Tech University to the main campus in Russellville, where she will serve as the director of budget and financial reporting.

Medical Education Takes Leap With Virtual Reality

by Jan Cottingham 7/3/2017 12:00 am

Carolina Cruz-Neira of UA Little Rock and Dr. T. Glenn Pait of UAMS have devised "Anatomical Eyes" to train doctors, the military, students and more.

UA-Little Rock Names Director of Development, External Relations

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 10:56 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Monday named Christopher Dickie director of development and external relations for its College of Education & Health Professions.

Wendy Nembhard to Chair UAMS Epidemiology Department (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Wendy Nembhard has been named chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

Under New Name, UA-Little Rock Institute Aims to Promote Economic Growth

by Todd Traub 6/19/2017 9:45 am

Under its new name, the Arkansas Economic Development Institute, based at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is refocusing as a proactive entity promoting economic growth in the state.

UA-Little Rock Professor Awarded $1.5M to Study Cyber Propaganda Campaigns

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/13/2017 10:25 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock announces that information science professor Nitin Agarwal has received more than $1.5 million to research ways to aid U.S. military forces in the fight against cyber propaganda campaigns.

UA-Little Rock, CHI St. Vincent Partner to Create More Nurses

by Lydia McAllister 5/18/2017 12:55 pm

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock and CHI St. Vincent announce a three-year, two-part initiative to combat a statewide shortage of nurses

UALR Pipeline to Black Oak Celebrates Anniversary

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 4/10/2017 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s master’s program in information quality recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, and the only complaint from employer Black Oak Analytics Inc. is that it should produce even more “rock stars.”

The New C-Level: UA-Little Rock Producing Chief Data Officers

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 4/3/2017 12:00 am

Chief data officer is an emerging C-level executive role, and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock is at the forefront of the trend with its new Institute for Chief Data Officers.

UA Little Rock Advances Three to Interim TItles (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2017 12:00 am

Allen Stanley, University of Arkansas at Little Rock contract review manager, has been named interim associate vice chancellor for finance. Daryl Rice will serve as interim associate vice chancellor of academic affairs.

Shane Speights In as New Dean at Osteopathic School in Jonesboro (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/6/2017 12:00 am

Dr. Shane Speights has been hired as dean of the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) College of Osteopathic Medicine’s site at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro.

UALR Announces New Logo, Abbreviated Name

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/23/2017 2:17 pm

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock launches a revised logo and a new abbreviated name, UA Little Rock.

Deborah Baldwin To Serve as Interim Provost, Vice Chancellor at UALR (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/16/2017 12:00 am

Baldwin is serving as interim provost for the spring 2017 semester following the departure of UALR’s executive vice chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs and provost, Zulma Toro

UALR Sports Enters 10-Year Multimedia Contract With Learfield

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/11/2017 11:05 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock athletic department enters a 10-year multimedia agreement with Learfield Sports of Plano, Texas.

UALR Names Interim Provost, Vice Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/19/2016 3:39 pm

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock announced Monday that Deborah Baldwin, associate provost of collections and archives and director of the Center for Arkansas History & Culture, will be its interim provost and vice chancellor of academic affairs for the Spring 2017 semester.

Laura Fine Named State Director of UALR ASBTDC

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/13/2016 11:27 am

Laura Fine has been named state director of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Accountants on Arkansas Campuses Find Numbers in Their Favor

by Marty Cook 11/28/2016 12:00 am

The chairman of the accounting department at Arkansas State University says there will always be a place for accountants in the business world, no matter how high-tech business becomes.

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