Bouzihay to Receive Rising Star Award for Startup

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Nora Bouzihay will be one of seven recipients of the Rising Star Award at A Celebration of Startups, Presented by Remix Ideas. The awards will be presented Friday night at the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub’s headquart
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Alumni Roundup – November 2018                    

Elaine Frigon (Class 9), has been named in-house legal counsel for Simmons First National Corporation. Frigon earned a concurrent Juris Doctor at the UA Little Rock Bowen School of Law. Tony Nickerson (Class 12) has been named Ouachita District Executive for the Quapaw Area Council of
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Little Taking on New Role as President and CEO of the Urban League of Arkansas

Announced as the new President and CEO of the Urban League of Arkansas in October, Clinton School graduate Marquita Little is in the early stages of a new role that is the culmination of her nearly 20-year career in public service. “I’ve done a little of everything in terms of direct
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Sumner Working as Scientific Officer in New Zealand with SPCA

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Christine Sumner is working in New Zealand with the Royal NZ Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Sumner, who recently completed her Ph.D. in Applied Animal Biology/Animal Welfare at the University of Britis
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Alumni Roundup – October 2018

Nouroudine Alassane (Class 10) is in Namibia on a consultation assignment for Barefoot College after having previously done consulting work in Senegal and Benin. He is a project manager for a beekeeping and honey project for a program in Benin, funded by the U.S. Embassy in Benin. Reg
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Cutz Joins The Cohen Group after Six Years with U.S. Government

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Fernando Cutz (Class 6) was recently announced as a senior associate with The Cohen Group after spending the previous six years in various government positions, including tours of the White House under both President Bar
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Flanagan Continues Education and Entrepreneurship with the Future School of Fort Smith

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Trish Flanagan (Class 7) is beginning her third year with the Future School of Fort Smith, a tuition-free public charter high school in Fort Smith, Ark. “This year we’re really wrapped around focusing on academic perform
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Rainey Follows Education Path to ScholarMade

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Derrick Rainey (Class 6) is the Academy Director for grades K-2 at ScholarMade Achievement Place of Arkansas, located at the Historic Mitchell Building in central Little Rock. ScholarMade Achievement Place was founded by
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Alumni Roundup – August 2018

LaKaija Johnson (Class 9) is the recipient of a Community Liaison fellowship with Seventy-Five North Revitalization Corp. in Omaha, Neb. Johnson is a second-year doctoral student at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, pursuing a Ph.D. in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
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Ramm’s Capstone Work Helps Secure Major Grant

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduate Natalie Ramm’s efforts in her Capstone project helped secure a major grant for Monroe County Children in Trust. The Arkansas Delta Endowment for Building Community, a fund of the Arkansas Community Foundation, recently a
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