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Congratulations Employees of the 2nd Quarter
Veronica Mobley, Mary Skinner, April McDowell, Karmen Boddie and Tony Frazier were honored as employees of the 2nd Quarter.
Gibson Hall was built in 1937 and provided for more men's housing when the old Buchanan Hall was torn down the same year. It is named for James Gibson, a former director of housing at the university.
Arkansas Union Events Reservation Request Steps
The Arkansas Union is now accepting reservation requests through the 2021-22 academic year. Find out how to reserve a space.
Facilities Management Launches New Website
The new Facilities Management website at fama.uark.edu provides campus customers and construction partners with more resources and a better user experience.
Fine Arts Center Opens in 1950
The Fine Arts Center, designed by Edward Durell Stone, was the first academic building in the nation to combine the arts within a single connected building, from theatre, dance and music to art and architecture.
Original Engineering Hall
Built in 1904 by contractor Albert Byrnes for $22,500, the original Engineering Hall was southwest of Old Main and stood where the Honors College wing of Gearhart Hall is today.
Richard Ashworth Named Director of Environmental Health and Safety
Richard Ashworth has been named director of environmental health and safety as part of ongoing efforts to support research and safety programs across campus.
Congratulations Employees of the 1st Quarter
Andrea Allan, Kendall Davis, Hershel Hartford, A.J. Olsen andd Jackie Wills were named employees of the 1st Quarter for 2020-2021.
Johnson to Retire After 17 Years as Associate Vice Chancellor for Facilities
Mike Johnson oversaw numerous major construction projects on the U of A campus since joining the university in 2004.
Facilities Management Offers Ultra-Low Temperature Freezer Repairs
Facilities Management offers repair services for Ultra-Low Temperature departmental freezers, which may be a faster and less expensive alternative.