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Banking & Finance / Public Companies

CEO of First Arkansas Bank & Trust Receives Tampa Bay Trophy (Movers & Shakers)

Larry Wilson was recognized by Tampa Bay Defense Alliance for his extensive service to the Little Rock Air Force Base and the local community. read more >
Lawrence Whitman, dean of the Donaghey School of Stem at UA Little Rock

Lawrence Whitman Joins LR Tech Park Board

Whitman replaces Southern Bancorp CEO Darrin Williams, who served the maximum 10 years. read more >
Education / Government & Politics

UA Little Rock Gets $2M Grant for STEM Education

Funds will be used to expand programs that provide evidence-based teaching workshops and training on learning techniques. read more >

UA Little Rock Forms 4 New Schools in Academic Reorganization

The reorganization aims to "improve administrative efficiency and encourage constructive interdisciplinary collaboration in teaching and research among involved faculty," the university said in a news release. read more >
Lawrence and Heidi Whitman

UA Little Rock Receives $50K Planned Gift From Whitmans

Lawrence Whitman, dean of the Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, and his wife, Heidi Whitman, administrative coordinator for the Arkansas District Export Council, have made a planned gift currently valued at $50,000 to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. read more >
Philip Huff, left, and Sandra Leiterman, head the UA Little Rock CyberGym.

UA Little Rock to Offer Cybersecurity Degree In Fall 2021

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will offer a new four-year cybersecurity degree in the Fall 2021 semester. read more >
Richard Wang, executive director of the Institute for Chief Data Officers at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and John Talburt, campus director of the institute in the space at UA-Little Rock where students conduct research and professionals receive training.
Business Services / Education / Investments

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

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. read more >
Lawrence E. Whitman

Lawrence Whitman Named Dean of EIT College at UALR

Lawrence Whitman has been named the new dean of the Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology (EIT) at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the university Monday. read more >