The Addams Family Musical set for Nov. 18 at Reynolds

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION October 30, 2013 CONTACT: Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; ahorton@uca.edu. THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL SET FOR NOV. 18   By Callie Sterling College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Public Appearances season will continue with The Addams Fa … [Read more...]

Veterans Day Celebration

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 31, 2013 CONTACT: Denicha Kemp, office manager, at (501) 852-2514 or denichak@uca.edu. UCA VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION ‘Honor our heroes, protect our future’ CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas and City of Conway will host the 16th annual Veterans Day Celebration on Thursday, November 7 at 1:00 p.m. on lawn outside Old Main on the camp … [Read more...]

Professor’s research helps in creating award-winning mobile app

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 28, 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. PROFESSOR’S RESEARCH HELPS IN CREATING AWARD-WINNING MOBILE APP CONWAY—Dr. Julie Meaux, nursing professor, col … [Read more...]

Take Back the Night

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 23, 2013 CONTACT: Taine Duncan, assistant professor, at tduncan@uca.edu. TAKE BACK THE NIGHT Conway—The University of Central Arkansas Feminist Union and Office of Diversity and Community are hosting a Take Back the Night rally and march on October 30. The rally will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Student Amphitheater and the march will i … [Read more...]

Interprofessional forum for CHBS

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 23, 2013 CONTACT: Lorrie George-Paschal, associate professor, at 501-450-5564 or lorrieg@uca.edu. Interprofessional Forum for the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences  When: 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, October 29 Where: Reynolds Performance Hall and Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center Details: Approximately 330 undergraduate and … [Read more...]

National speaker visits UCA

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 22, 2013 CONTACT: Jenna Davidson, assistant director of Student Wellness and Development, at 501-450-3133. Mark Sterner, national speaker, visits UCA When: 6:30 p.m. Monday, October 28 Where: Student Center Ballroom, 205A Details: In his acclaimed keynote, Mark Sterner tells his personal story of how a spring break trip turned into a … [Read more...]

Challenge Week 2013

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 22, 2013 CONTACT: Donna Bowman, associate dean of the Schedler Honors College, at 501-450-3631. Challenge Week 2013: "The State of the Dream in Arkansas" CONWAY—Challenge Week 2013 convenes October 25-30 as a community-wide conversation on the state of civil rights in Arkansas for female, African-American, and gay citizens. Minnijean B … [Read more...]

Hank Henderson at UCA Oct. 22

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS OCTOBER 21, 2013 CONTACT: Tammy Rogers, interim chair of the Economics, Finance, Insurance & Risk Management Department, at trogers@uca.edu or 501-852-7467. DAVIS LECTURE SERIES CONTINUES The Davis Family Lecture Series Featuring William H. “Hank” Henderson Tuesday, October 21 College of Business Auditorium (107) 1:40 – 2:30 p.m. Free and … [Read more...]

UCA Theatre to Present Brecht Classic

UCA Theatre to Present Brecht Classic UCA Theatre will present The Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht and translated by Alistair Beaton on November 7, 8, 13, 14, and 15 at 7:30 pm in the Bridges/Larson Theatre of the Snow Fine Arts Center on the campus of UCA, 201 Donaghey in Conway. The Caucasian Chalk Circle is the story of an infant of ruling class parents who is abandoned during a … [Read more...]

UCA staff member consults on film production; premiere Thursday

The Arkansas premiere of “A Cheerful Heart: The Dave Madden Story” will be 7 p.m. Thursday, October 17 at the Conway Public Library at 1900 Tyler Street. The film depicts the life of Madden, the nephew of baseball legend Dr. Archibald Wright (Moonlight) Graham. The man spent 16 years of his life at the Mayo Clinic stricken with polio. The 30-minute film showcases the fame Madden earned because o … [Read more...]