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Last Chance to Submit Ideas for University's Sesquicentennial in 2021
Ideas must be submitted by Jan. 29 to be considered by the Sesquicentennial Planning Team for the U of A's 150th celebration.
RazALERT, Inclement Weather and Campus Safety Reminders for 2020
The new semester is a good time to review safety.uark.edu and check your RazALERT and inclement weather notification preferences.
Registration Deadline Approaching for Campus Groups Wanting to Fundraise During "All In for Arkansas" Giving Day
The final deadline to complete a Giving Day Project Application is Friday, Jan. 17.
Most-Read Stories on Newswire for 2019
The University of Arkansas news site garnered more than 1.2 million views during 2019 and an average of 4,170 readers each weekday. These were the most-read stories among them.
Thomas Named Manager of University Communications at University Relations
U of A alumnus John Thomas is the new manager of university communications at the University of Arkansas. He started Dec. 9.
Alumni, Greek Organization and Current Student Honored For Philanthropy
The Arkansas and Northwest Arkansas chapters of the Association of Fundraising Professionals presented awards in November.
Burnett Gift Fosters Faculty Excellence in Data Science With Endowed Award
A $250,000 commitment from alumnus Kent Burnett will be used to recognize outstanding faculty in the College of Engineering.
Advance Arkansas Scholarship Benefits El Dorado, Eureka Springs Students
A $60,000 gift from Tracy Young and Lisa Johnson-Young will give preference to students from the Sam M. Walton College of Business.
Walmart Foundation Supports Student Success Center With $5 Million Grant
The new center will serve the entire University of Arkansas campus as a comprehensive academic support unit in one centralized location.
Documentary Film, Buen Camino, Wins Silver Davey Award
Buen Camino, a short documentary film produced by the Honors College, won a silver award in the Davey Awards competition, which drew nearly 3,000 entries from around the world.