New Study to Focus on Economics of Educating Women in Arkansas

University of Central Arkansas faculty and students in the Interdisciplinary PhD in Leadership (LEAD) program are working together with the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas to examine the economics of educating women in Arkansas. This study will build upon previous findings by taking a new look at why women in Arkansas choose to pursue or not pursue higher levels of education. The study will e … [Read more...]

Former lawmaker donates papers to UCA

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS NOVEMBER 11, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president for university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450 -5114. Jimmy Bryant, director of archives and special collections, at jbryant@uca.edu or (501)- 450-3418. FORMER LAWMAKER … [Read more...]

Marcus Roberts Trio to perform in LR, hold UCA residency

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION November 7, 2013 MARCUS ROBERTS TRIO TO PERFORM AT SOUTH ON MAIN, HOLD RESIDENCY AT UCA  By Callie Sterling College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office LITTLE ROCK — The Marcus Roberts Trio will perform at South on Main in Little Rock at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, and will be a guest ar … [Read more...]

UCA Board approves Greek Village project contracts, bonds

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS NOVEMBER 6, 2013 CONTACT: Jeff Pitchford, vice president for university and government relations, at jeffp@uca.edu or (501) 450-3185. Fredricka Sharkey, associate director for media relations, at fsharkey@uca.edu or (501) 450 -5114. UCA Board approves Greek Village Project Contracts, Bonds CONWAY—The University of Central Arkansas Board of T … [Read more...]

University Chorus to perform Nov. 19

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION November 6, 2013 CONTACT: Sheri Cook-Cunningham (501) 450-5756; SCookcunningham@uca.edu UNIVERSITY CHORUS TO PERFORM NOV. 19 By Stephen Simpson College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas University Chorus will present its fall concert Tuesday, … [Read more...]

Journalist Lisa Ling to lecture Nov. 25

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION November 6, 2013 CONTACT: Amanda Horton, (501) 450-3682; ahorton@uca.edu. JOURNALIST LISA LING TO LECTURE NOV. 25   By Callie Sterling College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Public Appearances season will continue with a lecture by Lisa L … [Read more...]

Senior show to open Thursday at Baum Gallery

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION November 5, 2013 CONTACT: Dr. Jeff Young, (501) 450-3113, jyoung@uca.edu; Barclay McConnell, (501) 450-5793, barclaym@uca.edu   BA/BFA EXHIBITION FEATURING 14 SENIORS TO OPEN THURSDAY By Brandon Riddle College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY – Works by 14 graduating art ma … [Read more...]

2013 Humanities Fair

MEDIA ADVISORY UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS NOVEMBER 4, 2013 CONTACT: Dr. Nicholas S. Brasovan at nbrasovan@uca.edu, (501) 852-2642, or (219) 644-5714. 2013 HUMANITIES FAIR WHEN: November 14, 2013, 9:45 am to 2 pm WHY: Showcase the importance and vitality of the humanities to high school students DETAILS: The 2013 Humanities Fair will be held at the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center at … [Read more...]

UCA Concert Choir to perform Nov. 14

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION CONTACT: John Erwin, (501) 450-5757; johne@uca.edu October 31, 2013 UCA CONCERT CHOIR SET FOR NOV. 14 PERFORMANCE By Stephen Simpson College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY — The University of Central Arkansas Concert Choir will be in concert Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in … [Read more...]

Pianist Neil Rutman to be in concert Nov. 18

PRESS RELEASE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS AND COMMUNICATION October 30, 2013 CONTACT: Neil Rutman, (501) 450-5767; neilr@uca.edu PIANIST NEIL RUTMAN TO BE IN CONCERT NOV. 18 By Brandon Riddle College of Fine Arts and Communication Media Office CONWAY – Neil Rutman, University of Central Arkansas Artist in Residence in piano and professor of music, will p … [Read more...]