WIND ENSEMBLE TO RETURN TO CARNEGIE HALL APRIL 23

The University of Central Arkansas Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Ricky Brooks, will return to New York City for a second performance in Carnegie Hall on Monday, April 23 at 8 p.m. Brooks said the Wind Ensemble, which made its Carnegie Hall debut in 2003 with guest soloist Joe Alessi, principal trombonist with the New York Philharmonic, was excited to reunite with Alessi. “When we … [Read more...]

UCA VIOLIN/VIOLA STUDIO, FACULTY TO BE IN CONCERT APRIL 24-25

The University of Central Arkansas Violin and Viola Studio will be in concert April 24 in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. The performance, free and open to the public, is set to start at 7:30 p.m. Tatiana Kotcherguina, adjunct instructor of violin and viola, said the program would include “Concerto in C Major” by F. J. Haydn, “Scéne de Ballet” by Ch. de Beriot, “Fantaisie on Two Russi … [Read more...]

UCA HOUSING AND RESIDENCE LIFE WINS AWARDS

  The University of Central Arkansas Housing and Residence Life department was recognized with four awards at the 2018 Southwest Association of College and University Housing Officers conference at Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. Housing and Residence Life’s Social Justice League won the Institutional Diversity Award, which honors institutions that contribute greatly to c … [Read more...]

CONCERT CHOIR, CHAMBER SINGERS TO BE IN CONCERT TUESDAY

The University of Central Arkansas Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will present their final concert of the school year Tuesday. April 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. This event is free and open to the public. The Chamber Singers will perform pieces from the Mass for four voices by William Byrd and a few early and late madrigals.  The Concert Choir will also per … [Read more...]

UCA PHYSICAL THERAPY FACULTY MEMBERS RECEIVE $50,000 GRANT

                Funding continues support of study on concussions in adolescent athletes Two faculty members in the University of Central Arkansas College of Health and Behavioral Sciences have been awarded a $50,000 grant to support an ongoing study on concussions in adolescent athletes. Dr. Leah Lowe, assistant professor in the … [Read more...]

UCA STATEMENT ON STORM DAMAGE

The west wing of Carmichael Hall is reopened to residents. The east wing will remain closed until further notice. If you live in Carmichael Hall and are displaced or have questions, you can go to the food court in the Student Center for information from Housing & Residence Life. last updated April 13 at 11:36 p.m. The University of Central Arkansas has confirmed that Carmichael Hall … [Read more...]

TICKETS TO GO ON SALE APRIL 16 FOR ARKANSAS SHAKESPEARE THEATRE SEASON

Tickets for the 12th season of Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre will go on sale April 16. The lineup for the June 8-July 8 season, which explores the theme of transformation, includes Shakespeare classics The Winter’s Tale; Henry IV, Part One; and a family adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing, as well as Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady. Tickets to the Reynolds Performance Hall productions of Hen … [Read more...]

UNIVERSITY CHORUS TO BE IN CONCERT APRIL 19

The University of Central Arkansas University Chorus will perform its spring concert on Thursday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. The concert, free and open to the public, will feature four student conductors — Maya Jackson (assistant conductor), Sydney Hickok, Celina Reed and Leslie Vaught — and will include a wide variety of repertoire, including "Gloria" by V … [Read more...]

SYMPHONIC, UNIVERSITY BANDS TO BE IN CONCERT APRIL 26

The University of Central Arkansas Symphonic and University Bands will be in concert for the final time this spring on April 26 in the Snow Fine Arts Center Recital Hall. The concert, free and open to the public, is set for 7:30 p.m. Associate Director of Bands Brantley Douglas said the evening would include a wide variety of music. Program for the University Band will include “Flourish f … [Read more...]

ZAGSTER EXPANDS TO INCLUDE UCA CAMPUS

The University of Central Arkansas Student Government Association hosted a launch party to celebrate the expansion of Zagster to the UCA campus. The Zagster Bike Share initiative falls under the umbrella of the city of Conway’s Bike Share initiative. The UCA expansion will allow students to seamlessly access Zagster bikes and bike stations on and off campus. Bringing the Zagster Bike Share p … [Read more...]