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UA's Quiet Land Deal Gets Look From FBI

UA's Quiet Land Deal Gets Look From FBI This article is available only in print.

by Mark Friedman – 5 days ago

The FBI has been asking questions about the planned sale of 6,300 acres by the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture, a deal that has drawn allegations that bid manipulation produced a lower sale price and a higher broker commission.


Business Hall of Fame Won't Add New Class in 2021

Business Hall of Fame Won't Add New Class in 2021

Banking & FinanceHealth Care

Citing "continuing uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic," the board that oversees the University of Arkansas' Arkansas Business Hall of Fame says it won't induct a new class of honorees in 2021. read more >

UA Board of Trustees Approve Joint Hospital Ventures

Health Care

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees on Friday approved joint ventures between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Baptist Health and Arkansas Children's to expand access to radiation therapy as well as to establish the state's first proton therapy center. read more >

UAMS Researchers Awarded $3.8M For 3 Projects

UAMS Researchers Awarded $3.8M For 3 Projects

Technology & Telecom

Jesus Delgado-Calle, Ph.D., an assistant professor at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, has been awarded a National Cancer Institute grant of more than $1.7 million to study ways bone therapy might repair damaged bone and prevent or delay relapse in myeloma patients. read more >

Jebaraj Gives Passing Grade to CARES Act

Jebaraj Gives Passing Grade to CARES Act

WhispersBanking & FinanceHealth Care

Mervin Jebaraj works at the University of Arkansas' Walton College of Business so it is apropos that he has a grade for the federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >

Pandemic Collateral Damage? Small Firms

Pandemic Collateral Damage? Small Firms

Health CareCover Story

The COVID-19 pandemic has delivered a wallop to the country's economy, but experts interviewed by Arkansas Business don't expect too much lasting damage. There is a caveat, of course. read more >

Landmark Gives $50K to UCA Fund

Landmark Gives $50K to UCA Fund

Banking & Finance

Landmark PLC, Certified Public Accountants has given $50,000 to the University of Central Arkansas College of Business Enhancement Fund. read more >