The archived stories listed here appear in their original form and may provide historical
context for stories today, but information within the archived stories such as titles
of professors, names of research centers or contact information may no longer be
valid. To check whether information within an older story is still current, please
contact the Arkansas News editor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479-575-5555
UREC Outdoors to Open in a Limited Capacity on July 30
University Recreation plans to resume UREC Outdoors equipment rental on Thursday, July 30. Equipment must be reserved in advance and all equipment pick up and drop off will be provided curbside.
Postponed: LGBTQ-Plus and Supreme Court
Postponed: Law faculty members Danielle Weatherby and Jordan Blair Woods will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision at 7 p.m. July 30 through an online Zoom event.
UA Campus Departments and Offices Are Invited to Register for Virtual On-Campus Jobs Fair
The Virtual On-Campus Jobs Fair for students seeking on-campus positions will be from 1-4 p.m. Aug. 26. Deadline for departments and offices to participate in the fair is Aug. 19.
Union Hair Care Reopened
Union Hair Care has now reopened for service to the university community. A mask is required, and cleaning and sanitizing will be practiced after every client to make our environment as safe as possible.
University Will Advance Two Salary Initiatives to Help Staff, GAs
The goal is for salaries of all full-time staff at the U of A to be raised to $30,000; minimum graduate assistant stipends to be increased to $15,000.
Alumna Du Preez to Serve Catholic Campus Ministry RSO as Director at St. Thomas Aquinas
Sarah Brady Du Preez, B.A.'13, the new director of the St. Thomas University Parish, will help rebuild the church and enhance its ministry through its campus RSO.
Arkansas Union to Re-Open in July
The Arkansas Union will reopen its entire facility beginning Monday, July 6. Hill Coffee Company will also re-open on Monday, July 6, with a limited menu. Club Red Union remains open 8 a.m.to 2 p.m. weekdays.
GPSC Shifts Funds to the Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Food Pantry
The Graduate-Professional Student Congress donated nearly $1,000 worth of food and other needed products to the Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry.
Libraries Digitize All University of Arkansas Yearbooks
Thanks to project donors and the University of Arkansas Libraries, more than a century of yearbooks, all of them from 1897 through 2018, are now available online, free of charge.
Red Cross RSO President Receives Premier Honor
American Red Cross President and CEO Gail McGovern presented the organization's Red Cross Young Adult Leader Award to Wesley Smith, president of the U of A Red Cross RSO, via video.