Graduate John Delurey (’14) Proposed and Designed the “Solar Mamas” Training Center for Barefoot College

Class of 2014 graduate John Delurey proposed and designed the “solar mamas” training center for Barefoot College for his final Capstone project. The article below, originally featured on PRI’s website, talks extensively about the “solar mamas” program and
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Quenching Walmart’s Thirst for Water Efficiency

This article was written by Clinton School alum Kellen Utecht, director of sustainability with Phigenics. This article originally appeared in EDF’s blog. Famed economist Adam Smith once said, “Nothing is more useful than water; but it will purchase scarce anything; scarce anythi
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Recent Clinton School Graduate Read Admire to Launch New Urban Composting Project

Uni­ver­sity of Arkansas Clin­ton School of Pub­lic Ser­vice alum, Read Admire, is launch­ing The Urban Food Loop, a new Lit­tle Rock-based startup focused on reduc­ing res­i­den­tial and com­mer­cial food waste through a weekly urban com­post­ing ser­vice, edu­ca­tion ini­tia­tives,
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Alum Nancy Mancilla Awarded A 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Sustainable Business Council of Southern California

Clinton School alum and ISOS Co-Founder Nancy Mancilla will be awarded a 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from The Sustainable Business Council (SBC) of Southern California for her commitment to the advancement of sustainability practices as well as her professional accomplishments in
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Announcing Abby Olivier as the New Community Relations Manager for the Center on Community Philanthropy

Abby Olivier will be joining the Clinton School of Public Service as the new Community Relations Manager for the Center on Community Philanthropy.  She is a 2014 graduate of the Clinton School and 2013-14 graduate assistant for the Center on Community Philanthropy. Abby is a native of
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Clinton School Alum Launches Social Change Firm

Class 8 Alum launches Project Kinect, a social change firm that assists people and organizations in creating the positive social change they wish to see. Project Kinect will be officially launching in Madison, WI Monday, February 23rd.  The week will be filled with events, Meet Ups, a
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Alum J.D. Lowery Named Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Manager of Community and Economic Development

This article originally appeared on www.ArkansasBusiness.com The Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas have named J.D. Lowery as manager of community and economic development. He previously served as director of the Arkansas Energy Office for the Arkansas Economic Development Commission.
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A Call to Service for the Next Generation

This essay was produced by the Clinton Foundation and written by Clinton School alum Mara D’Amico. For more essays on public service, click here. As millions around the world can attest, the legacy of President Clinton has been both far-reaching and profound. Like many millennia
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Alum Jose Guzzardi Will Be Keynote Speaker at the 49th Arkansas Model United Nations Conference at UCA

This article was originally produced and published by the Log Cabin Democrat. The original article can be found here. The University of Central Arkansas will host the 49th Arkansas Model United Nations (AMUN) Conference on Friday and Saturday. About 425 delegates and faculty advisers
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Veterans Day – A Call to Action for the 99 Percent

This article was written and produced by Burt Hicks, Clinton School alum. November 11th.  Veterans Day.  Though many people believe that Memorial Day and Veterans Day are observed for the same reason, there is a subtle yet important distinction between the two.  While both holidays ho
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