University of Arkansas Little Rock Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Education BriefsRead the original story

    May 8, 2016 | Texarkana Gazette

    Michael D. Watson II recently graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a doctorate in philosophy in school psychology. He graduated from Arkansas High School with a diploma, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor's degree in psychology, Texas A&M University-Texarkana with a master's degree in counseling psychology, and the University of Central Arkansas with a master's degree in school psychology.

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  2. UALR finalist Rudin sets fast paceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | NWAonline

    He doesn't just text in plain sentences. The words are filled with energy, with excitement and with questions -- marked with double question marks, of course.

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  3. UALR resumes early retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | NWAonline

    The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has opened its first early-retirement window after suspending the incentives for tenured faculty members two years ago. The school estimated that up to 25 tenured faculty members and five nontenured members would go for the buyout -- which was projected to save the university about $850,000, said Sandra Robertson, the school's director of budget and strategic initiatives.

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  4. International opera singer, UCA alumna gets awardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Kristin Lewis Foundation will host the second Vocal Scholarship Award Concert at the University of Central Arkansas on May 22. The semi-finals round will be held in the President's Home, which houses a newly donated Steinway grand piano, from 1-4 p.m May 21. The President's Home is located at 140 Donaghey Avenue. This session is closed to the public.

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  5. Pulaski Tech Board to Vote on UA System MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees will vote Wednesday on a proposal to enter into a formal partnership with the University of Arkansas System.

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  6. A neighborhood tribute to UALR's Joel AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    The University District Development Corporation, which grew out of a 2006 initiative by UALR Chancellor Joel Anderson to help the neighborhood around the college, honored the retiring chancellor last night in a fitting way. It has created a UALR scholarship to be given every year to a student who lives in the district.

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  7. Army Grant Funds Research Into Extremist Flash MobsRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | Newswise

    Thanks to a new grant, a University of Arkansas at Little Rock researcher is expanding his investigation of cyber flash mobs - particularly those that lead to violent or damaging behavior. A U.S. Army Research Office grant will provide nearly $300,000 during the next three years to further the research of Dr. Nitin Agarwal, Jerry L. Maulden-Entergy endowed chair and UALR professor of information science.

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  8. Visits set for Arkansas Little Rock chancellor finalistsRead the original story

    May 4, 2016 | My Mother Lode

    The three finalists for the chancellor's post at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are scheduled to visit the campus next week.

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  9. Visits set for UALR chancellor finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    LITTLE ROCR - The three finalists for the chancellor's post at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock are scheduled to visit the campus next week.

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  10. Tuesday's open line and daily news reportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    The Civil War isn't over. See the Arkansas legislature where defenders of Robert E. Lee and supporters of legislation damaging to black people are prominent on the agenda today.

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  11. 2 are finalists to head UALR, Illinois campusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | NWAonline

    Two of the finalists for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock chancellor's position are also in the running for a similar job at an Illinois university. Cheryl D. Lovell, Ph.D., special advisor to the chancellor and to the chief academic officer of the Colorado State University... Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville has named four finalists -- including Cheryl Lovell, special adviser to the chancellor and to the chief academic officer of the Colorado State University System, and Andrew Rogerson, provost and vice president of academic affairs at Sonoma State University in California -- for a chancellor position at that campus in April, according to the university's website.

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  12. Lend me your (younger) earsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | NWAonline

    Michael Feldman met fan Shelle Barthon at his 2008 Whad'Ya Know road show at Little Rock's Robinson Center Music Hall. Feldma... Ben Fry, general manager of University of Arkansas at Little Rock Public Radio stations KUAR-FM, 89.1, and KLRE-FM, 90.5, die... Three decades later, many NPR listeners are reaching retirement age; the network and its 900 local affiliates, including three in Arkansas, face a challenge in attracting younger and middle-aged audiences to replace them.

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  13. 3 named finalists for Arkansas-Little Rock chancellor positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Courier

    Three finalists have been named to become the next chancellor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. UALR announced Thursday that UA System President Donald Bobbitt and the chancellor search committee have chosen the three as finalists to replace Chancellor Joel Anderson, who is stepping down in June.

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  14. Home sales rise 9.7% in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    Home sales in Arkansas continued their strong growth in March, rising 9.7 percent compared with March last year, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Thursday. Sales have increased for 19 straight months, improving at a monthly pace of about 10 percent over that period, said Michael Pakko, chief economist at the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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  15. John Brown to fund dorm revamp with $3M Windgate challenge grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    A $3 million challenge grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation will help John Brown University renovate its women's dormitory. Students cheered Thursday each time the university's president, Chip Pollard, described upgrades such as an improved climate system, sound-resistant room renovations and new furnishings.

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  16. Candidates down to 3 for UALR chancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt named three top-level higher-education administrators -- all from out of state -- as finalists in the search for a new chancellor at the Little Rock campus. Cheryl D. Lovell, Ph.D., special advisor to the chancellor and to the chief academic officer of the Colorado State University... The three are Cheryl Lovell, a special adviser to the chancellor and to the chief academic officer of the Colorado State University System; Andrew Rogerson, provost and vice president of academic affairs at Sonoma State University in California; and Mark Rudin, vice president for research and economic development at Boise State University.

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  17. Justices toss lid off crash recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | NWAonline

    Arkansas law enforcement officials can no longer rely on a decades-old federal law as a reason to withhold the names and personal information of adults from vehicle crash reports, according to a court ruling Thursday. The Arkansas Supreme Court upheld a 2015 lower court ruling that the Arkansas State Police's policy of redacting personal information of adults cited in crash reports violated the state's Freedom of Information Act.

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  18. UA Narrows Candidates for UALR Chancellor to 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    University of Arkansas System President Donald R. Bobbitt said Thursday that he and a committee have narrowed their search for a new chancellor in Little Rock to three.

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  19. 3 finalists named for UALR chancellor postRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Arkansas Online

    Three finalists, all with leadership experience in higher education, have been chosen to fill the soon-to-be vacant chancellor post at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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  20. Finalists named in UALR chancellor searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    The University of Arkansas System has announced the three finalists in the search for a successor to Joel Anderson as chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Chosen by System President Donald Bobbitt in consultation with a search committee, they are : * Cheryl Lovell, special advisor to the chancellor and to the chief academic officer of the Colorado State University System * Andrew Rogerson , provost and vice president of academic affairs, Sonoma State * Mark Rudin , vice president for research and economic development, Boise State University They'll visit campus and the city May 9-13.

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