Clinton School Giving at Graduation Celebrates 10th Year

Giving at Graduation has been a tradition at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service since 2010, when the school collected pencils, pens, and other school supplies for Volunteers in Public Schools (VIPS) at its commencement. Each year, the Clinton School selects a
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Lowery Named to Arkansas Business 40 Under 40

Arkansas Business has named University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate JD Lowery to its 2019 40 Under 40 class. Lowery is the manager of community and economic development for the Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation. “The 40 Under 40 program provides
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Alumni Roundup – March 2019

Anna Applebaum (Class 9), a former McLarty Scholar who is currently enrolled at the New York University School of Law, will spend the summer in Washington, D.C. with the Advancement Project, an civil rights litigation nonprofit. Leslie Harris (Class 7) is coordinating a parental breas
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Green Receives Distinguished Young Alumni Award from Philander Smith College

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Thurman Green was announced as the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Young Alumni Award at Philander Smith College’s National Alumni Association Convention banquet on Saturday. Green, who graduated from the Clinton Sch
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Hicks Named to Executive Leadership Team at The Capital Bank

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Burt Hicks has been appointed Director, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel for Capital Bancshares, Inc. and The Capital Bank. Hicks’ appointment was announced in conjunction with
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Alumni Roundup – February 2019

Kristen Alexander (Class 11) is the editor of a new newsletter, “Brain Waves,” as part of the Arkansas Trauma Rehabilitation Program. Alexander is a Clinical Health Educator with ATRP. Chandle Carpenter (Class 2) is a Dyslexia Specialist with the Little Rock School District. Fernando
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Alumni Roundup – January 2019

Connor Flocks (Class 13) has been hired as a Research Analyst in Deloitte’s Government and Public Service consulting practice in Washington, D.C. Joanna Klak (Class 4) is working for the Wielkopolska Region Development Fund, established to support the development of the region and off
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Taylor Joins Arkansas Foodbank as Chief Community Initiatives Officer

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Regina Taylor has been announced as the new Chief Community Initiatives Officer for the Arkansas Foodbank. “I know firsthand how food insecurity can impact communities,” Taylor said. “As a former youth program dire
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Medley Takes Skills from Clinton School to City Year

Working as a Regional Recruitment Manager with City Year, Clinton School graduate Jasmine Medley travels to colleges and universities throughout Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee to share information about City Year with impending graduates. Medley, who has served in her current ro
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Johnson Focusing on Education Policy and Advocacy with Mississippi First

Sanford Johnson, a 2009 graduate of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, is the Deputy Director of Advocacy at Mississippi First, a nonprofit focused on education policy and advocacy that produces and provides resources to help raise public awareness around key
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