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Brent Williams on What Sets Walton College Apart

Brent D. Williams became dean of the Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville on Feb. 1. read more >
Brent Williams, interim dean of the University of Arkansas Sam M. Walton College of Business
Education

Brent Williams Named Interim Dean of Walton Business College

Matt Waller, the current dean, is stepping down to take a faculty position. read more >
J.B. Hunt President Shelley Simpson announces the newly named J.B. Hunt Transport Department of Supply Chain Management for Walton College to a crowd of employees and University of Arkansas faculty and students.
Education / Manufacturing / Public Companies / Transportation

J.B. Hunt-UA Partnership Is Key Supply Chain Link

The transportation giant gave the school another $1.5 million — bumping its total gifts to more than $7 million since 2014 — so the university naming it the J.B. Hunt Transport Department of Supply Chain Management came as no surprise. read more >
J.B. Hunt President Shelley Simpson announces the newly named J.B. Hunt Transport Department of Supply Chain Management for Walton College to a crowd of employees and University of Arkansas faculty and students.
Education / Public Companies / Transportation

UA and J.B. Hunt Cement Supply Chain Partnership

The logistics giant is donating another $1.5 million to the university's supply chain program, which will be renamed. read more >
Mervin Jebaraj, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Arkansas
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Speakers, Date Set for Business Forecast Luncheon

David Altig, executive vice president of the Federal Reserve Bank in Atlanta, will give the national forecast. read more >
Education / Transportation

J.B. Hunt Funds UA Endowment Scholarship

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell gave $1 million for an endowed scholarship fund at the University of Arkansas’ Walton College of Business. read more >
John Roberts III, CEO of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc.
Public Companies / Transportation

JBHT Gives UA $2.25M For Diversity, Sustainability

J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell says it will give $2.25 million in grants to the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville for programs to increase diversity, inclusion and sustainability in the supply chain. read more >
Matt Waller
Education

Matt Waller Joins Winthrop Rockefeller Institute Board

Matt Waller, dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, has accepted a three-year appointment to the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute Board of Directors. read more >
Shelley Simpson
Business Services / Education / Public Companies / Transportation

Shelly Simpson Hopes to See Chains Move Outside of Logistical ProgramLock Icon

There was an intersection between supply chain management and sports June 25. read more >
Matt Waller
Dean of the UA Sam M. Walton College of Business
Education / Transportation

UA Business Dean To Receive International Award

Matt Waller, dean of the Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, will receive a Distinguished Service Award from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals in September. read more >
Matt Waller, the new dean at the Walton College of Business: “The digital and the physical shopping process has merged.”
Retail / Transportation

UA Supply Chain Program Ranked No. 1

The undergraduate supply chain management program at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville was ranked the top program in North America by Gartner, a global research firm. read more >
Matt Waller
Dean of the UA Sam M. Walton College of Business
Business Services / Investments / Small Business

UA Business Dean Matt Waller Says Locking In on Blockchain a No-Brainer

Matt Waller, dean of the Walton College of Business says innovation is the most important factor for driving economic growth. read more >
Education

UA Announces Blockchain Center of Excellence

The Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas announced that it will establish a Blockchain Center of Excellence at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday on the second floor of the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development. read more >
Matthew Waller, dean of the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
Education / Public Companies / Transportation

Innovation Center Puts UA And J.B. Hunt on Same Road

The chance to work for J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell is nothing new for a lot of graduates of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Now, UA students will have the chance to work with J.B. Hunt. read more >
Matthew Waller
Banking & Finance / Education

Banking on Success (Editorial)

You don’t know what you don’t know, and if you’ve never been exposed to a particular career or seen someone who looks like you in a position of influence, it’s hard to imagine entering that field or wielding that influence. read more >
Banking & Finance / Business Services / Education

Walton College of Business Scholarship Reaches Out to ‘Underrepresented’

Among the items on his to-do list as dean, Matt Waller said, is ensuring the success of the Fleischer Scholars Program, a scholarship program that seeks to draw students from “underrepresented” parts of Arkansas to the Walton College of Business. read more >
Matt Waller, the new dean at the Walton College of Business: “The digital and the physical shopping process has merged.”
Business Services / Education / Retail / Transportation

New Walton College Dean Matt Waller Confronts E-Commerce Revolution

Matt Waller is the new dean of the Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, after having served as interim dean since June 1. read more >
Judy and Frank Fletcher
Education / Small Business / Tourism

Frank, Judy Fletcher Give UA $600K for Entrepreneurial Course

University of Arkansas alumnus Frank Fletcher and his wife, Judy, are providing $600,000 to establish the Frank and Judy Fletcher SAKE Fund in the Sam M. Walton College of Business. read more >
Business Services / Education / Public Companies / Transportation

J.B. Hunt Makes Supply Chain Savvy a Focus

Now a Fortune 500 company, J.B. Hunt branches out and makes rank in other lists as a third-party logistics provider - moving and installing products for consumers. read more >