NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATES

Masks are required as the campus is at red status.

UCA announces October Board of Trustees meeting

The University of Central Arkansas Board of Trustees will hold its October meeting at 10 a.m.,  Friday, Oct. 8, in the Board of Trustees Conference Room. Those wishing to view the meeting virtually may do so using this link. A printable copy of the agenda may be found here.  Following the meeting, the Board of Trustees will hold a planning session at UCA Downtown, 1105 Oak Street. The p … [Read more...]

38 Special to perform at UCA

The University of Central Arkansas hosts rock band 38 Special on Thursday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Reynolds Performance Hall. Tickets are $30-40 for adults and $10 for children and students. Discounts are available for senior citizens and UCA community and alumni. Tickets are purchased online at uca.edu/Reynolds, at the Reynolds Box Office Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., or … [Read more...]

Women’s Leadership Network Announces Leadership Academy

During the University of Central Arkansas Women’s Business Showcase on Thursday, Sept. 16, the UCA Division of Outreach and Community Engagement announced the establishment of the Women’s Leadership Academy (WLA) and announced the inaugural class of 17 women. Partnering with UCA Women’s Leadership Network (WLN), WLA is a six-month program to equip future women leaders for excellence in the workf … [Read more...]

COVID-19 Update: Sept. 29, 2021

Update regarding COVID-19 from President Houston Davis to students, faculty, and staff. As we conclude the final week of September, I want to take the opportunity to share some positive news and provide information regarding booster shots, as I know many of you have questions. UCA has seen a steady decline in the campus positivity rate among individuals tested at the Student Health Clinic … [Read more...]

UCA continues Amigo Fest tradition

The University of Central Arkansas will host Amigo Fest 2021 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 2, in the Student Center Courtyard on campus. This is the fourth year of the event, which is celebrated as part of Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month.  The event is free and open to the public.  "Amigo Fest gives UCA and local communities an opportunity to learn about the many cultures in the L … [Read more...]

UCA invites Ivalas Quartet as artist-in-residence

By: Hannah Phillips Office of Media Relations The University of Central Arkansas will continue its artist-in-residence program with the Ivalas Quartet Thursday, Oct. 7 and Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. Events are free and open to the public. The Ivalas Quartet will have a public concert Friday at 7:30 p.m. in Reynolds Performance Hall.  Thursday events include a presentation of “The Power of Vo … [Read more...]

UCA hosts Marita Golden as artist-in-residence

By: Hannah Phillips Office of Media Relations Acclaimed author Marita Golden will be an artist-in-residence from Tuesday, Sept. 28 through Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 at the University of Central Arkansas. Presented by the  College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Golden will host a public reading on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the College of Business Auditorium, room 106. The event … [Read more...]

UCA faculty honored at 2021 convocation 

The University of Central Arkansas honored exceptional faculty during the 2021 Faculty Excellence Awards at Fall Convocation. The event was held in Reynolds Performance Hall on the UCA campus.  The university presented awards to outstanding faculty in the following areas: Pam Ashcraft, School of Nursing, received the Public Service Award. Femina Varghese, Department of Psychology and … [Read more...]

UCA hosts third Women’s Business Showcase

The University of Central Arkansas Division of Outreach and Community Engagement, in partnership with the UCA Women’s Leadership Network (WLN), will host its third Women’s Business Showcase on Thursday, Sept. 16, from 6–8 p.m. in the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center on the UCA campus.  This annual event is an opportunity for women to promote their businesses and network while providing a fun atm … [Read more...]

COVID-19 Update: September 10, 2021

Update regarding COVID-19 from President Houston Davis to students, faculty, and staff. I hope you all had an enjoyable Labor Day, and this short week has been positive and productive. I trust that you are beginning to familiarize yourself with all of the academic and extracurricular opportunities that are available on campus this fall. Labor Day was always a benchmark date for the Pandemic … [Read more...]