Dan Abrams to conclude lecture series

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: Jerry Biebesheimer at (501) 450-3682; jerryb@uca.edu March 28, 2012 DAN ABRAMS TO CONCLUDE LECTURE SERIES CONWAY — The 2011-12 University of Central Arkansas’s Log Cabin Democrat Distinguished Lecture series will conclude Thursday, April 5, with Dan Abrams, attorney, author, legal analyst and … [Read more...]

BA/BFA Senior Exhibition to open April 5

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION March 27, 2012 CONTACT: Dr. Jeff Young (501) 450-3113; jyoung@uca.edu BAUM GALLERY BA/BFA EXHIBITION TO OPEN APRIL 5 By Gavin Douglas Glenn College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The spring 2012 BA/BFA Senior Exhibition, an exhibit by graduating UCA art majors, will be a … [Read more...]

“Exploring Our World” Series Announces Spring Lineup

The College of Liberal Arts at the University of Central Arkansas continues the "Exploring Our World" series with three new Spring lectures. The series examines different topics, primarily from the humanities perspective. The ideas and topics, led by UCA faculty, come from different disciplines and are brought to light and viewed from different angles in discussions among participants. "The … [Read more...]

STEM Institute Receives Grant for Prep Program

The UCA STEM Institute has received an $82,929 grant from the Arkansas Department of Education to improve the education of students choosing careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The grant will be used to develop a college and career preparation course for 11th and 12th grade students to improve their college and workforce readiness and academic achievement. The UCA STEM … [Read more...]

Graduate film thesis screening set for April 7

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION March 15, 2012 CONTACT: Dr. Bruce Hutchinson, (501) 450-3419; bruceh@uca.edu GRADUATE FILM THESIS SCREENING SET FOR APRIL 7 By Gavin Douglas Glenn College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas’s graduate film thesis screening is set for 7:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Meridian Arts Ensemble to be in Residence

The University of Central Arkansas will welcome the Meridian Arts Ensemble as artists in residence for the week of April 2-6, in conjunction with the Mid-South Horn Workshop. The residency will culminate with a public performance in Snow Fine Arts Center on Tuesday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. The Meridian Arts Ensemble is made up of five brass players … [Read more...]

Meridian Arts Ensemble to be in residence

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: Dr. Brent Shires at (501) 450-5768 bshires@uca.edu March 14, 2012 MERIDIAN ARTS ENSEMBLE TO BE IN RESIDENCE CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas will welcome the Meridian Arts Ensemble as artists in residence for the week of April 2-6, in conjunction with the Mid-South Horn Wor … [Read more...]

Holocaust Survivor to Speak March 14

Estelle Laughlin will share her story of how she and her family survived the Holocaust during a lecture on Wednesday, March 14 at Conway Senior High School. "An Evening with Holocaust Survivor Estelle Laughlin" will begin at 7 p.m. in the James H. Clark Auditorium. Admission is free and open to the public. The event is sponsored by Conway Senior High School, UCA Department of Philosophy and … [Read more...]

Percussion Ensemble to perform April 12

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION March 12, 2012 Contact: Dr. Blake Tyson, (501) 450-5263, btyson@uca.edu PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE TO PERFORM APRIL 12 By Paige Turner College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Percussion Ensemble will perform its third concert of the spring s … [Read more...]

Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour Coming to UCA

The University of Central Arkansas will welcome Michael Johnathan's WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour to the Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall on Saturday, March 31, at 7:30 p.m. The event is part of UCA Public Appearances' Night Out Series. "This is going to be a really special event,"said Jerry Biebesheimer, director of Public Appearances. "Not only will it be an evening of great entertainment, … [Read more...]