UCA Film Festival moves to Little Rock for 11th screening

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Joe Dull, (501) 852-2377; Jdull@uca.edu April 7, 2015 UCA FILM FESTIVAL MOVES TO LITTLE ROCK FOR 11TH SCREENING  By Samantha Hudon College of Fine Art and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Film Club will ho … [Read more...]

BA/BFA senior juried exhibition set for Baum Gallery

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Jeff Young, (501) 450-5791; jyoung@uca.edu April 7, 2015 BA/BFA SENIOR JURIED EXHIBITION SET FOR BAUM GALLERY By Kendra Beattie College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — Students graduating this semester from the U … [Read more...]

Outreach offers April workshops

The University of Central Arkansas Division of Outreach and Community Engagement will offer two community workshops in April. The “Utilizing Weird Media in Therapy” workshop, facilitated by Allen Thomas, will be held on Tuesday, April 7 from 9 a.m. to noon in the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center on campus. This workshop will illustrate the use of comic books, video games, and animation in therapy … [Read more...]

Davis Lecture series continues

The Davis Family Lecture Series Featuring Reynie Rutledge (Chairman of First Security Bancorp) Tuesday, April 7College of Business Auditorium (107) 1:40 – 2:30 p.m. Free and open to the public Mr. Reynie Rutledge, Chairman of First Security Bancorp, plans to give a talk on "Banking in Arkansas: The Story of First Security Bank and the Value of Community Banking" for the lecture on April 7 … [Read more...]

Journalism professor publishes book on death of Arkansas Gazette

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Christina Madsen, (501) 852-2659; christinam@uca.edu Dr. Donna Lampkin Stephens, (501) 450-5605; donnals@uca.edu April 1, 2015  JOURNALISM PROFESSOR PUBLISHES BOOK ON DEATH OF ARKANSAS GAZETTE, SETS BOOK SIGNINGS  By Cassidy Crawford College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Of … [Read more...]

UCA hosts state science fair

The University of Central Arkansas will play host to 250 high school students and science teachers from across the state for the annual Arkansas Science and Engineering Fair. The event will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 3 and April 4 in the Jeff Farris Health and Physical Education Center on the campus. On Friday, students will set up their projects from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. … [Read more...]

Brake for Bears on April 1

CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas Police Department and the Student Government Association are once again teaming up to promote pedestrian safety through the Brake for Bears campaign to be held on Wednesday, April 1 from 8 a.m. to noon. Volunteers and UCA Police officers will encourage safety awareness throughout the day at various crosswalks around campus by distributing pedestrian sa … [Read more...]

Board of Trustees schedules March 30 teleconference

The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will have a teleconference meeting at 2 p.m. Monday, March 30. To participate in the meeting, dial 1-855-332-4181, and then use this access code: 4503173. The call will be placed from Room 210 in Wingo Hall on the campus. - 30 - … [Read more...]

UCA Board of Trustees retreat

The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will meet for a retreat beginning with a working lunch at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31 at the Red Apple Inn in Heber Springs. The retreat is expected to conclude at 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1. 2015 Board retreat tentative agenda - 30 - … [Read more...]

Day of Giving a Huge Success

Thank You

CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas raised $30,755.80 from 736 donors during its inaugural UCA Day of Giving campaign on Thursday, March 19. The goal was to raise $11,698 to honor each of the 11,698 students enrolled at UCA. The funds will support emergency student scholarships. "We all appreciate the generous contributions, including many from alumni and friends," said UCA President Tom … [Read more...]