Called meeting for Board of Trustees

The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will meet in a called meeting at 3:30 p.m., Tuesday, September 16 in the Board of Trustees Conference Room in Wingo Hall. A printable copy of the agenda can be found at www.uca.edu/botagenda. … [Read more...]

Community School of Music classes begin

UCA’s Community School of Music (CSM) is currently accepting students for Beginning Guitar Class, Music Reading 101, the Alexander Technique Group Class and Voices of Central Arkansas, as well as private instruction, according to Jann Bryant, CSM Director. Registration information is available at uca.edu/csm/registration, or call 501-450-3672 or email jannb@uca.edu or tbumgarn@uca.edu. Regular o … [Read more...]

Azar, Carter to open Reynolds’ 15th anniversary season

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 11, 2014 CONTACT: Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; ahorton@uca.edu Ashley Love, (501) 852-7889; alove@uca.edu STEVE AZAR, DEANA CARTER TO OPEN REYNOLDS’ 15TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON CONWAY — Steve Azar and Deana Carter, two of country music’s great musicians and entertainers, will open UCA Publi … [Read more...]

UCA Archives displays 9/11 collection

2014 archive display for 9-11.2

CONWAY—The UCA Archives began displaying its collection of 9/11 material beginning Wednesday, September 10. The display will continue through Wednesday September 24. The collection contains many newspapers, primary documents related to federal, state and local officials and essays by writers of all ages. Of particular interest are essays from St. Bartholomew School students in Queens, New York, … [Read more...]

UCA among “Top Public Schools” in the South

CONWAY -- The University of Central Arkansas continues to rank among the top 30 best public institutions in the South, according to the 2015 Best Colleges rankings by U.S. News & World Report released Tuesday. UCA ranks 29 in the category of "Top Public Schools" among regional universities in the South. A regional university is defined as an institution that provides a full range of … [Read more...]

Conway Symphony Orchestra sets free concert

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Izzy Getzov, (501) 450-5761; israelg@uca.edu September 9, 2014 CONWAY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA TO PRESENT FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT By Cassidy Crawford College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The Conway Symphony Orchestra will perform a free community concert on Friday, S … [Read more...]

Jazz Ensembles to honor Dr. Jerry Manion

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Dr. Jackie Lamar, (501) 450-5759; jackiel@uca.edu September 9, 2014 JAZZ ENSEMBLES TO PERFORM TRIBUTE CONCERT SEPT. 24 By Cassidy Crawford College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Jazz Ensembles will perform a tribute concert for D … [Read more...]

Internationally Renowned Sculptor to Lecture at UCA

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Barclay McConnell, (501) 450-5793; barclaym@uca.edu September 8, 2014 INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED SCULPTOR TO LECTURE AT UCA By Kelsey Williams College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas will host internationally renowned sculptor P … [Read more...]

Fall enrollment increases

Move-In Day 2014

CONWAY— The University of Central Arkansas experienced a 1.4 percent increase in overall enrollment and a 1.4 percent increase in first-time undergraduate enrollment, according to preliminary enrollment data. Total enrollment for the fall of 2014 is 11,698 in comparison to the total enrollment in the fall of 2013, which was 11,534. “We are very pleased with our enrollment numbers for this fal … [Read more...]

Toad Suck Review debuts

CONWAY — As part of the city of Conway’s annual ArtsFest Festival, the editorial staff of the University of Central Arkansas’s award-winning Toad Suck Review, will host a reading on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. at The Locals coffee shop in downtown Conway. The “Scintillating Six,” comprising the incoming class of UCA’s MFA program in creative writing, will read from original works for 10 to 15 m … [Read more...]