Sophomore Year Experience to host 'Music in the Park'

Sophomore Year Experience (SYE) invites the campus community to join them for an evening of music and dancing during ?Music in the Park,? a fundraiser for SYE?s Summer 2006 Belize study abroad trip.?Music in the Park? will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13 at Stadium Park Apartments. For a $2 donation, individuals can listen to live bands, learn to Salsa dance and more. T-shirts for … [Read more...]

Presentations and Publications 10/7

The following presentations, publications and accomplishments were submitted by UCA faculty and staff:David Taylor, Department of Physical Therapy, made the following presentations this year: ?Designer Exercise-Personalized Plans for Limitations Due to Diabetes? at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Diabetes Update 2005 in Little Rock. ?Intrarater Reliability of the KT1000 in … [Read more...]

OcTUBAfest 05 to feature education clinics

The University of Central Arkansas? annual OcTUBAfest Guest Artist Residency will feature the unique talents of Enrique ?Hank? Feldman, tuba, Dan ?Sly? Slipetsky, tuba and piano, and Marie Sierra, piano, during a 7:30 p.m. recital on Wednesday, Oct. 19, in the recital hall of Snow Fine Arts Center. The recital will feature Feldman and Sierra in a program of exciting works from the tuba solo … [Read more...]

Sinatra Sings Sinatra during Homecoming

Frank Sinatra Jr. will perform ?Sinatra Sings Sinatra? at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13, at Donald W. Reynolds Performance Hall. Accompanied by eight members of his father?s band, a 36-piece orchestra, and with Musical Director/Conductor Terry Woodson on the podium, Frank Sinatra Jr. will treat the audience to reminiscences about his father and stirring renditions of the songs that define the … [Read more...]

UCA Theatre to present Dangerous Liaisons

The UCA Theatre will present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) by Christopher Hampton at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 14-15 and 26-28, and at 2 p.m. on Oct. 16, on Centre Stage of the Snow Fine Arts Center. Adapted from the novel by Choderlos de Lacios, this intriguing play brings together two bored French aristocrats who, just for sport, scheme to ruin the lives of their unsuspecting friends … [Read more...]

UCA Staff Senate accepting applications for scholarships

The UCA Staff Senate is now accepting applications for the following scholarships. The application deadline is Friday, Nov. 11 at 4:30 p.m.Staff Senate Employee Book Scholarship The Employee Book Scholarship was established by the UCA Staff Senate to assist a full-time UCA staff employee in pursuing a degree at the University of Central Arkansas. The application is available … [Read more...]

Presentations and Publications 9/30

The following presentations, publications and accomplishments were submitted by UCA faculty and staff:Garry Craig Powell, Department of Writing and Speech, has had his short story, ?Kamila?s Price,? accepted for publication by the literary magazine, Talking River. Mark Mullenbach, Department of Political Science, recently published the following: Mullenbach, Mark J. (2005) "Deciding to Keep … [Read more...]

Faculty Grants 9/30

The following grant awards have been presented to UCA faculty:Drs. Paul Hamilton, Steve Addison and Jacquie Rainey, Colleges of Natural Sciences and Mathematics and College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, recently received a $49,411 grant to be used for enhancement of the information technology network capacity. The grant is being funded by the National Institutes of Health, National Center … [Read more...]

Model UN sets United Nations commemoration conference

The Department of Political Science/Arkansas Model United Nations (AMUN) Program and the UCA Model United Nations (MUN) Organization are hosting a conference on Oct. 21 in Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the United Nations. The pre-registration deadline is Saturday, Oct. 1, 2005. Information regarding the conference, including registration and schedule, can … [Read more...]

Campus Master Plan Committee seeks input

The University of Central Arkansas Campus Master Plan Committee wants input from the campus community regarding a new Campus Master Plan, which is expected to be completed by February.The Campus Master Plan is a document that guides the university?s decisions about the use of its land, the location of its buildings, the navigability of its outdoor spaces and the face the campus presents to the … [Read more...]