REYNOLDS 2017-18 TICKETS ON SALE AUGUST 7

Single tickets to the 2017-18 Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall season at the University of Central Arkansas will be on sale to the general public Monday, Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available online at uca.edu/reynolds, at the box office, or over the phone at 501-450-3265. Individual tickets for all shows except lectures are $30-$40 with UCA students and children’s tickets at $10; l … [Read more...]

COMMENCEMENT SET FOR AUGUST 11

The University of Central Arkansas will hold commencement on Friday, Aug. 11 in the Farris Center at 7 p.m. University officials will confer 218 undergraduate degrees and 242 graduate degrees to candidates from the College of Education, College of Liberal Arts, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, College of Business, College of Fine Arts and Communication, and College of Health and … [Read more...]

MODEL UN SUMMER CAMP SET FOR JULY 23-28

The University of Central Arkansas Department of Political Science will host the Model United Nations Summer Camp on July 23-28. Some 40 Arkansas high school students entering 10th through 12th grade have been selected to represent 20 countries for the camp. Students will participate in several workshops on the fundamentals of Model United Nations and other topics. Students will also … [Read more...]

UCA HOSTS 31ST ANNUAL COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE

WHAT:           31st Annual Community Development Institute WHEN:           Monday, July 31 – Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 WHERE:         University of Central Arkansas WHO:             Center for Community and Economic Development DETAILS: University of Central Arkansas’s Center for Community and Economic Development invites the media to attend the following activities during the 31st Annual … [Read more...]

CONDUCTOR RECEIVES GRANT TO SUPPORT PROGRAMS

The University of Central Arkansas’s Conductor received a $30,000 grant to support its programmatic initiatives. The grant was made possible by the Central Arkansas Planning and Development District (CAPDD), Inc., with support from Sen. Jason Rapert and Rep. David Meeks. It will be used to support the numerous initiatives and programs of the Conductor, including Brand Camp, High School S … [Read more...]

UCA BOARD OF TRUSTEES HOLDS WORKSHOP IN LITTLE ROCK

The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will hold a workshop/planning session at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 6. The meeting will be held in the conference room of Eric Rob & Isaac, 509 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock. The workshop should conclude by 3 p.m. There are no action items for consideration. … [Read more...]

UCA ANNOUNCES MAY 2017 GRADUATES

The University of Central Arkansas held commencement on Saturday, May 6 in the Farris Center. University officials conferred 888 undergraduate degrees and 242 graduate degrees during three ceremonies. Commencement for the College of Education, College of Liberal Arts and College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics was at 10 a.m. Commencement for the College of Business and the College of … [Read more...]

UCA STEM INSTITUTE RECEIVES GRANT FUNDING FOR 2016-2017

The University of Central Arkansas STEM Institute has received several grants that total $359,547 during the 2016-2017 academic year. One of the grants the STEM Institute received was $57,780 grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The grant was funded by the federal No Child Left Behind Act and flowed through the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE). Dr. Uma Garimella, … [Read more...]

UCA SELECTS ALMA FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

The University of Central Arkansas selected the city of Alma as the 2017 Community Development Kick Start community. Alma was selected through a competitive process of communities across the state seeking to work with the Community Development Institute at UCA. “Alma stood out from other applicants because of the local and regional assets in the community. There is also a sense of excitement … [Read more...]

UCA HOSTS CYBER CAMP FOR FOURTH YEAR

The University of Central Arkansas is hosting the 2017 Analysis and Investigation through Cyber-Based Scenarios (AICS) Camp for high school students and teachers. The weeklong camp begins June 25. The Department of Homeland Security through the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC) funds this camp. Dr. Stephen Addison, dean of the College of Natural Sciences and … [Read more...]