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...]

The Wall that Heals

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In commemoration of Veterans Day, the Wall that Heals will come to the University of Central Arkansas campus on Thursday, October 30 on the Old Main Lawn. The opening ceremony begins at 10 a.m. State, local, and national officials may be in attendance at the opening, as well as members of the University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees. The public is invited to attend. In the event of … [Read more...]

Documentary on Syrian conflict to screen Oct. 7

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 29, 2014 CONTACT: Dr. Bruce Hutchinson, (501) 450-3419; bruceh@uca.edu DOCUMENTARY ON SYRIAN CONFLICT TO SCREEN OCT. 7 College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — Red Lines, a new documentary showing the Syrian civil war through the eyes of two activists, will screen at th … [Read more...]

Wind Ensemble/Symphonic Band concert set for Oct. 9

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: Ricky Brooks, (501) 450-5764; rickyb@uca.edu September 29, 2014 WIND ENSEMBLE/SYMPHONIC BAND CONCERT SET FOR OCT. 9 By Cassidy Crawford College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY —The University of Central Arkansas Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band will perform together i … [Read more...]

Army Jazz Ambassadors to perform Oct. 24

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION September 29, 2014 CONTACT: Amanda Horton, 501-450-3682 or by email AHorton@uca.edu ARMY JAZZ AMBASSADORS TO PERFORM AT UCA By Carley Conrad College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors of Washington D.C. will continue their long tr … [Read more...]

Conway Film Festival set for ArtsFest

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION Contact: Chris Churchill, (501) 450-5522; cchurchill@uca.edu September 26, 2014 ARTSFEST PRESENTS CONWAY’S 6TH ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL By Kelsey Williams College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY —The sixth annual Conway Film Festival Oct. 2 and 4 will feature the top 14 films from … [Read more...]

UCA to Host Family Day Event

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CONWAY— The University of Central Arkansas will host a Family Day event Saturday, September 27, 2014.  Festivities start as early as 9:00 a.m. and last until the football game is over. Students, faculty, staff, and families are welcome to join in on tailgating, a residence life open house, concessions, entertainment, and free lunch.  Family Day football tickets are on sale now and can be pur … [Read more...]

UCA presents ‘Breaking Bad’ scientist

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CONWAY—Fans of the hit television show Breaking Bad have the opportunity to learn more about the science that helped make the show a hit. The University of Central Arkansas is hosting a talk with Dr. Donna Nelson, the scientist behind the AMC show, in the Student Center Ballroom Room 205 on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. A limited number of seats are left. The seats are available on a f … [Read more...]

Prescription Drug Take Back

CONWAY—In recognition of National Prescription Take Back Day, the University of Central Arkansas Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration have partnered to hold a Prescription Drug Take Back event on Saturday, September 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Expired, unused, excess, or unwanted prescription drugs can be dropped off at the UCAPD, located at the corner of W. J. Sowder and M … [Read more...]

Brake for Bears

In observance of National Campus Safety Awareness Month, UCA student volunteers promoted crosswalk safety during Brake For Bears on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. Every fall and spring, Brake For Bears asks for student volunteers to work this campaign, and this year the UCA Police Department received a record-breaking amount of responses within the first day with over 150 students, faculty, and … [Read more...]