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Archived News:

  • CDI Director Kelly Lyon’s ACDS presentation from the 2010 Arkansas Community Development Society Annual Meeting.
  • UCA’s Center for Community and Economic Development receives $105,000 grant from Rockefeller Foundation. Read the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation grant press release
  • CDI Fall 2010 Newsletter
  • Social Media Presentation from CDI 2010, August 3, 2010.
  • Have a question about the PCED? Check out the PCED FAQs page.
  • The Arkansas Community Development Society has announced a scholarship for CDI 2010. The scholarship application is due July 26.
  • The 2010 Bill Miller Scholarship Application has been released. Apply today or share with someone who you think should attend CDI.
  • CDI Staff will be speaking at the 1st Annual Small City Economic Leadership Empowerment Summit in Pine Bluff, Arkansas on Friday, June 11.
  • CDI Director Kelly Lyon will speak to the Cornerstone Coalition’s Leadership Class on Tuesday, June 15th in Hamburg, Arkansas.
  • UCA’s Community Development Institute (CDI) Central, located in the Division of Academic Outreach (AOEP), has been selected to receive the award for Recognition of Excellence for Innovations in Outreach and Engagement, awarded by the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA). UCEA is the national organization that supports outreach divisions.  This award recognizes creativity and innovation in the field, and will be presented at the UCEA Annual Conference on April 18th, in San Francisco, California. UCEA Award Press Release
  • Fall 2009 update from the CDI Director
  • Advanced Year Update
  • Advanced Year Update
  • CDI 2011 photos
  • CDI 2011 Networking Reception photos
  • CDI 2014 Schedule -final
  • CDI, Federal Reserve Bank, and Arkansas Economic Developers Partner on CDI Key Note Session.

    View the announcement.