2017 Commencement Address by Jeff Nichols

First off, congratulations. Your achievement at this University is remarkable and it deserves all of this recognition and more. I’m honored to be speaking with you and I can’t wait to see what amazing things you all do in this world. I imagine some of the smartest ones among you are a
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Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy Awarded Major Grant

The Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service has received a grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to support its work of leading philanthropic and nonprofit infrastructure organizations to advance racial equity and sector effecti
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Wes Lacewell and Beth Levi Win 2017 Arkansas Crossword Puzzle and Sudoku Championships

Wes Lacewell of Little Rock, a manager with the Division of Building Authority at the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration, won the 10th annual Arkansas State Crossword Puzzle Championship Sunday afternoon at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service. It
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Little Rock Native, Film Writer and Director Jeff Nichols to Deliver Commencement Address at 2017 Graduation

Little Rock native, Jeff Nichols, will deliver the commencement address for the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service graduation ceremony on Sunday, May 7 at 2:00 p.m. at the Robinson Center (426 W. Markham) in downtown Little Rock. Nichols is a film writer and direc
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Images of Women in Reentry – Hope Rises Photography Exhibit and Reception

Hope Rises, a nonprofit in Little Rock, offers a comprehensive program for previously incarcerated women to transform their lives and achieve successful reentry into their community. The Hope Rises Wellness & Recovery House is a supportive community living environment in which wom
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Amie Alexander Awarded the 2017-2018 B.A. Rudolph Scholarship

Today Amie Alexander was awarded the $12,000 B.A. Rudolph Scholarship for the 2017-2018 school year at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service. Alexander is a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a bachelor of science degree in agriculture, food and life sci
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Human Library to Launch in Little Rock on April 23

Human Library, a cultural immersion event aimed at fostering respect and encouraging understanding through conversations with diverse community members, is being brought to Little Rock, Arkansas for the first time on April 23, 2017. Yvonne Quek, a graduate student at the University of
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Professor will be Keynote Speaker at University of Arkansas at Fort Smith African Night

The African Students Association at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith will host its fifth annual African Night from 6-9 p.m. April 7 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center, 800 N. 49th St. “African Night: Achievements and Perspectives” is this y
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March Speakers at the Clinton School

*Reserve your seats by emailing publicprograms@clintonschool.uasys.edu or calling (501) 683-5239 “Rise: How A House Built A Family,” Cara Brookins Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. (Sturgis Hall) *Book signing to follow – After escaping an abusive marriage, Cara Brookins o
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The 9th Annual Delta Visual Arts Show to be Held February 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The 9th Annual Delta Visual Arts Show will be held Saturday, February 25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in downtown Newport, Arkansas.  The festival features visual artists from the Arkansas and Mississippi Delta and those who feature the Delta in their works. The project began when Newport n
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