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  1. Long at UALR, chancellor sets '16 as time to step awayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NWAonline

    University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Joel Anderson, shown here in January, announced Wednesday that he will retire in June from the university that he said he "got to grow up with." The longtime University of Arkansas at Little Rock chancellor -- who guided the school through budget cuts, restructuring and enrollment declines -- will step down at the end of the fiscal year.

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  2. UALR chancellor to retire in June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NWAonline

    University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Joel E. Anderson will retire effective June 30, 2016, after more than 10 years in the position, the university said Wednesday. Anderson, who became chancellor in 2003, has been with the university for 45 years.

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  3. UALR Joel Anderson announces plans to retire next JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arkansas Times

    UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson has just circulated a note to faculty announcing his plans to retire June 30, 2016. Sad news here.

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  4. UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson Announces RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ArkansasBusiness.com

    University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor Joel E. Anderson announced Wednesday that he will retire as chancellor effective June 30.

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  5. Arkansas-Little Rock chancellor plans to retire next summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    Longtime University of Arkansas at Little Rock chancellor Joel Anderson is planning to retire next year after 45 years at the university. Anderson has served as UALR's chancellor since 2003.

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  6. CCU accepts offer to join Sun Belt Conference on - historic' day for universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Myrtle Beach Online

    CCU President David DeCenzo and Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson announce the Chants joining of the Conference on Tuesday. CCU President David DeCenzo and Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson announce the Chants joining of the Conference on Tuesday.

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  7. UALR reports a rise in enrollment, helped by first-time studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Arkansas Times

    UALR says enrollment is up this fall by 1.2 percent, thanks to a 19 percent increase in first-time college students. The 11th day count of 11,848 students includes 1,493 high school students concurrently enrolled at UALR while completing high school work.

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  8. Man fights robbers, takes back phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | NWAonline

    Cayman Cheffen, 20, said he'd been outside a residence hall at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock when three men approached him from behind and "snatched" his cellphone at 5:19 p.m., according to a police incident report. Cheffen said he chased the men east from Fair Park Boulevard to an area near 5322 W. 32nd St. The report states that Cheffen fought the men and took back his phone.

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  9. Highlighting our Schools: Wooster principal 'loves School, community, and feels blessed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Tally Mars graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor's degree in elementary education. From there, she went on to obtain a master's degree in gifted education and a specialist's degree in educational administration.

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  10. Lyn Pruitt Named Director of International Association of Defense CounselRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Lyn Pruitt, partner at Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC in Little Rock, was named director of the International Association of Defense Counsel's 2017 Trial Academy.

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  11. Johnson and Wales University names new presidentRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | WBTV

    Robert C. Mock, Jr., Ed.D., will take the helm of the uptown campus on September 30. Mock comes to Charlotte from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, where he was vice president for student affairs. Mock replaces the Charlotte campus' first president, Arthur J. Gallagher, who left Johnson and Wales in November of 2014 to become the vice president of the Novant Health Foundation.

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  12. Unifying staff goal, LR school chief saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NWAonline

    Little Rock School District Superintendent Baker Kurrus talked about teachers, school buildings, academic interventions, competition and organizational management at a meeting Thursday with the district's Civic Advisory Committee. On the job since May as the state-appointed leader of the state-controlled district, Kurrus said in a monthly update to the committee that he and his staff are working well together and "we kind of think we've got a little groove going that we have got to get into the schools."

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  13. Three candidates seek seat on Fayetteville School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NWAonline

    Education: Master's of business administration, University of Arkansas; bachelor of science, construction management, University of Arkansas at Little Rock Political experience: Five-year term Benton School Board, 2000 to 2005; School Board president, Benton School District, 2005; Two-year term on Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Advisory Board The seats for Zone 2 and Zone 3 are up for election. Justin Eichmann, the Zone 3 incumbent, is running unopposed for another five-year term.

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  14. Brill chosen as state chief justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | NWAonline

    Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday that he has picked a longtime legal scholar to replace the state Supreme Court's chief justice, who is to resign at the end of the month. Hutchinson said Howard Brill, who has taught courses ranging from ethics to civil procedure over the past 40 years at the University of Arkansas School of Law in Fayetteville, will make an excellent replacement for Jim Hannah.

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  15. Sissy's Log Cabin President Bill Jones on Selling Jewelry in the Diamond StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Bill Jones, the son of Sissy Jones, founder and CEO of Sissy's Log Cabin, and Murphy Jones, secretary-treasurer, runs much of the day-to-day business of the jewelry franchise, which has locations in Pine Bluff, Little Rock, Jonesboro and Memphis.

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  16. UALR Names New Director of Procurement ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has named Rebecca Kee the new director of procurement services.

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  17. State ready to kill againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    "[State Reps. Charlene Fite and Justin Harris demonstrated courage by standing strong in faith when situations were tough at the State Capitol and they did so with grace.

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  18. Arkansas Weekend: Steps in the right directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Arkansas Online

    The Visions Choreographic Competition, taking place Saturday at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's Theatre Center for Performing Arts, is not your grandmother's ballet, Jennifer Nixon writes in Thursday's Arkansas Weekend section.

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  19. Charter School to Build High School on University CampusRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Newswise

    A public charter school plans to build a new high school on the University of Arkansas at Little Rock campus as part of an innovative partnership to improve student opportunities and boost the state's economy. Leaders of UALR and eStem Public Charter Schools announced Aug. 17 an educational collaboration unlike any that currently exists.

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  20. REPORT: Arkansans owe more than $9 billion in federal student loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    State legislators are hoping to address the growing issue of student debt in Arkansas. On Tuesday, the Arkansas Student Loan Authority presented a report on federal student loans in Arkansas and according to the report Arkansans owe Uncle Sam billions.

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