Amigo Cup Winners

CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas hosted the fourth annual Amigo Cup Soccer Challenge on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at the Bill Stephens Track/Soccer Complex. The event drew approximately 650 attendees. The winning teams are as follows: Men’s First Place: Imperial – Benton, AR Men’s Second Place: Independiente FC – Rogers, AR Men’s Third Place: Pumas – Muskogee, OK Women’s First Plac … [Read more...]

Partnership for Transition to Teaching hosts Meet and Greet

Contact: Carolyn C. Williams 201 Donaghey Avenue Conway, AR 72035 Phone 501-450-3627 PARTNERSHIP FOR TRANSITION TO TEACHING HOSTS MEET AND GREET CONWAY – The UCA Partnership for Transition to Teaching: Planning and Advisory Team will host a Meet and Greet Meeting for 54 prospective candidates for the Master of Arts in Teaching degree program on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at 4:30 pm at M … [Read more...]

UCA Board of Trustees Meeting

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS SEPTEMBER 20, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president of university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450 -5114. UCA Board of Trustees Meeting CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will have a called m … [Read more...]

Department head finds doppelgänger

University of Central Arkansas faculty member Terry James recently discovered his doppelgänger was closer than expected. "We were leaving a meeting and Provost Runge asked if I noticed the resemblance," said James. Doppelgänger is a German word meaning "look alike" or "alter ego". For James, his doppelgänger turned out to be UCA's first president. After further inspection, James agreed th … [Read more...]

Paul Taylor Dance Company to bring modern dance to campus

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 18, 2013 CONTACT: Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; ahorton@uca.edu PAUL TAYLOR DANCE COMPANY TO BRING MODERN DANCE TO UCA By Brandon Riddle College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY —The world-renowned Paul Taylor Dance Company will bring modern dance to the University o … [Read more...]

COB announces upcoming events

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS SEPTEMBER 13, 2013 CONTACT: Michael Hargis, interim dean, College of Business, at mhargis@uca.edu or 501-450-5343. UPCOMING EVENTS UCA COLLEGE OF BUSINESS College of Business Day on the Lawn 12 p.m. to 2 p.m Wednesday, September 25 Lawn of the College of Business Registered student organizations (RSO) that are sponsored in the College of … [Read more...]

Cassatt String Quartet to be in residence for ArtsFest

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 12, 2013 Contact: Dr. Gayle Seymour, (501) 450-3295; gayles@uca.edu CASSATT STRING QUARTET TO VISIT UCA FOR ARTSFEST By Stephen Simpson College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The highly acclaimed Cassatt String Quartet will make its University of Central Arkansas d … [Read more...]

Board of Trustees teleconference Friday

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president for university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450 -5114. Board of Trustees have called teleconference Friday CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees w … [Read more...]

UCA among “Top Public Schools” in the South

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president for university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450-5114. UCA Among “Top Public Schools” in the South CONWAY -- The University of Central Arkansas continues to rank among the … [Read more...]

Kristy Carter to receive award at MED Gala

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS SEPTEMBER 10, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president for university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450 -5114. KRISTY CARTER TO RECEIVE AWARD AT MED GALA CONWAY—The Conway Area Chamber of Commerce will award Kristy C … [Read more...]