Physics Club hosts second Google Hangouts seminar

CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas Physics Club will host a Google Hangout Seminar Tuesday, October 14 at 5:30 p.m. central time in Lewis Science Center 168. The speaker is Dr. Abby Kavner, associate professor in the Earth and Space Science Department, University of California Los Angeles. She will speak on the topic of mineral physics, the intersection of physics, chemistry, and g … [Read more...]

Second Annual Communication Week

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION October 10, 2014 CONTACT: Dr. Jeff Pe-Aguirre, jjpeaguirre@uca.edu DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATION SETS 2ND ANNUAL COMMUNICATION WEEK CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Department of Communication will hold its second annual Communication Week on Oct. 25–31. The celebration kicks off Sat … [Read more...]

Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre to open 9th season on June 4

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION October 7, 2014 CONTACT: Dr. Mary Ruth Marotte, (501) 428-4165; mrmarotte@arkshakes.com   ARKANSAS SHAKESPEARE THEATRE TO OPEN 9TH SEASON ON JUNE 4   CONWAY — Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s ninth season of professional theatre in repertory will run June 4-28, 2015. The lineup inc … [Read more...]

Professor receives Arkansas Hospital Association Chairman’s Award

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CONWAY—Barbara G. Williams, department chairperson of the University of Central Arkansas Department of Nursing will receive the 2014 Arkansas Hospital Association (AHA) Chairman’s Award during the AHA’s annual Awards Dinner on October 9 at the Little Rock Marriott. “I am honored by this award. Hospitals are vital for the health and economic vitality of our communities. Being able to serve on the … [Read more...]

Board of Trustees meeting

The UCA Board of Trustees will meet at 10 a.m. Friday, October 10, 2014 in the Board of Trustees Conference Room in Wingo Hall. The Board of Trustees will have lunch after the meeting in Christian Cafeteria, then tour the Health Physical Education Recreation Center expansion and Greek Village construction. The Audit and Finance Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, October 9 in Wingo Hall … [Read more...]

Halloween fundraiser set to benefit Toad Suck Review

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION October 7, 2014 CONTACT: Mark Spitzer, (501) 450-3339; toadsuckreviw@gmail.com UCA’S TOAD SUCK REVIEW HALLOWEEN FUNDRAISER BANDFEST SET TO ROCK CONWAY By Devon Norris UCA Department of Writing Conway — The editorial staff of the University of Central Arkansas’s highly-acclaimed Toad Suck Revie … [Read more...]

UCA to host Interprofessional Forum for Health Sciences Students

CONWAY – Approximately 360 UCA undergraduate and graduate students from eight disciplines within the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences (CHBS) will attend a professional session to increase their readiness for interprofessional practice from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 in the UCA Student Center Ballroom. Students from dietetics, health education, nursing, k … [Read more...]

UCA hosts panel featuring Chad Griffin and Lance Black

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The University of Central Arkansas will host a panel with Chad Griffin and Lance Black on Monday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the McCastlain Ballroom. Griffin is an Arkansas native, and the president of the Human Rights Campaign, which is the country’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender civil rights organization. Black is an Academy Award winning screenwriter for the movie M … [Read more...]

Tony-nominated Sister Act The Musical coming to Reynolds

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; ahorton@uca.edu October 2, 2014 TONY-NOMINATED SISTER ACT THE MUSICAL SET TO ROCK UCA’S REYNOLDS ON OCT. 23 By Kelsey Williams College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas will host five-time Ton … [Read more...]

Steve Landers to speak to entrepreneurs

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The University of Central Arkansas welcomes Steve Landers, Sr., entrepreneur and automotive retail giant, to speak on entrepreneurship for its first Talks and Boards event Thursday, October 9 at 6:00 p.m. in the College of Business Auditorium on the UCA campus in Conway. Talks and Boards is a new entrepreneurial series designed in partnership with Elevate Entrepreneurship Systems and the UCA … [Read more...]