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Law Professor and Four Students Acknowledged by United Nations
Professor Uché Ewelukwa Ofodile and students Luke Brasuell, Elizabeth Kanopsic, Liliana Vasquez and Saad A. Alotaibi participated in an initiative related to international investment agreements.
Hipp Recognized with National Public Advocacy Award
Janie Simms Hipp, director of the Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative at the U of A School of Law, was honored as the 2017 Tim Wapato Public Advocate of the Year.
Graduate and Professional Programs Perform Well in U.S. News Rankings
U of A nursing, education, engineering and law programs show improvement on magazine’s lists.
Altheimer Moot Court Competition Prize Round to Be Held Friday
Asia Cruz and Walker Hawkins will represent the petitioner, and Jessica Boykin and KenDrell D. Collins will represent the respondent in the Altheimer Moot Court Competition Friday.
Academic Awards Lists Are Now Posted on U of A Website
Students who earned a place on the Chancellor’s or Deans’ lists for Fall 2016, and those who graduated in December, are now listed online.
Hipp Receives President's Lifetime Achievement Award for Service
The honor was awarded by President Barack Obama for her lifetime dedication to volunteer community service.
Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative Announced as New VISTA Hub
The new partnership will place 21 AmeriCorps VISTA volunteers across Indian Country to address food insecurity challenges.
Summer Pre-Law Program Accepting Applications: March 1 Deadline
Applications are open for SPPARK, the University of Arkansas School of Law's Summer Pre-Law Program. The residential program will run from May 22-June 9. Applications are due Wednesday, March 1.
Five U of A Faculty Appointed to Arkansas Civil Rights Committee
Five faculty members from the university have been appointed to the Arkansas Advisory Committee of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, along with two others in the UA System..
MLK Recommitment Banquet to Honor Five with 'Salute to Greatness' Awards
Cynthia Nance will deliver the keynote address and 21 scholarships will be awarded during the 21st annual event on Jan. 16 in Fayetteville.