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Beavers Advance Arkansas Scholarship Is a Blueprint for Student Success

Thursday, December 06, 2018

A $50,000 gift from Hal and Beth Prescott will honor a father and mother’s love for the U of A and career in architecture.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design University Advancement Architecture Design Giving

Fay and Gus Jones Endowments Benefit From Daughter's Campaign Gift

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

A planned gift of more than $1 million from “Cami” Jones will support three endowments in architecture and the University Libraries.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Libraries University Advancement Architecture Design Giving

Garrison Financial Institute to Benefit From $100,000 Campaign Arkansas Gift

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Alumnus Robert Zeiler, a member of the Garrison Financial Institute, has committed funds to support student travel and fund management.

Sam M. Walton College of Business University Advancement Business Giving Finance

Diversity Pioneers, Champions Honored at Fifth Silas Hunt Event

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Eight honorees exemplifying the spirit of breaking ground and forging ahead were honored on Nov. 9 in Fayetteville.

Diversity and Inclusion University Advancement Awards Diversity and Inclusion Giving

$23.7 Million Investment Supports State's Economic Growth, Research

Monday, November 12, 2018

A grant from Walton Family Charitable Support Foundation will support research and economic development through scholarship, innovation.

University Advancement Business Economic Development Giving Research & Innovation University Development

Old Main Bells to Chime "Taps" to Commemorate WW I Armistice

Thursday, November 08, 2018

The 100th anniversary of the end of fighting in World War I is being celebrated as part of this year’s Veterans Week events.

Air Force ROTC Army ROTC Student Affairs UAPD University Advancement Events

Remembering Donna Axum Whitworth: Miss America, Lifelong U of A Supporter

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

The first Arkansan to be crowned Miss America never forgot her roots in the state and at the University of Arkansas.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences University Advancement Giving Greek Life Alumni Association Communication

Tanner Thompson Shuck Memorial Scholarship Benefits Bumpers Students

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

A $400,000 scholarship endowment was created in memory of Tanner Thompson Shuck, a former U of A student who passed away in 2018.

Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences University Advancement Agriculture Giving Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
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