ACRE Cubs Program for Biz@Bear Students

The ACRE Cubs program is an interdisciplinary extra curricular program for freshman UCA College of Business majors.

The program includes a multi-week reading group, campus speaking events, networking programs with COB faculty, plus additional opportunities for leadership and academic development.

ACRE Cubs will attend all reading group sessions and at least 4 additional events per semester. Eligible students who successfully complete the program will be awarded a $400 scholarship.

This program is solely reserved for freshman Biz@Bear students. 


In the Biz@Bear reading group students meet weekly to discuss real world business challenges with College of Business faculty.

Topics include:

  • Equality in the Workplace
  • Creative Thinking & Problem Solving
  • An Accounting Escape Room

Faculty that will present include:

  • Cynthia Burleson
  • Anthony McMullen
  • Ron Duggins
  • Mike Casey
  • Hannah Musso

Applications for Fall 2023 are now open!

Apply today by filling out the form here!

 If you have questions about this program or other ACRE programs, please contact Dr. Louisa Moseley at

This program is cosponsored by the Biz@Bear Residential Hall College and the
Arkansas Center for Research in Economics.