Dr. Al Bavon is Hosting a Day-long, Hands-on Workshop for Nonprofit Program Professionals

The Clinton School of Public Service is partnering with the Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance and UAMS Translational Institute to provide a full-day workshop entitle Successful Program Evaluation for nonprofit professionals. This is an opportunity to learn more about how to evaluate the pro
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With the Help of Clinton School Students, Newport is Looking to Track Grads in a Bid to Stop ‘Brain Drain’

This article originally appeared on arkansasonline.com and was produced by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. For years, Newport — along with most other small Arkansas towns — has seen youngsters leave the area to attend college in bigger towns and then never return. The direc
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Faculty Members Continue to be Highly Academically Active Outside of the Clinton School

Clinton School permanent faculty members are, and have been, engaged in numerous teaching, research, and public service activities. Dr. Susan Hoffpauir, associate dean for academic affairs, leads the faculty and has coordinated the school’s 10-year review for the Arkansas Depart
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Delta Circles founder and Center on Community Philanthropy Partner Patricia Ashanti Highlighted as 2014 Visionary

The article below originally appeared on the Arkansas Times annual Visionaries issue, which is a celebration of Arkansans with ideas of transformative power. Delta Circles, founded by Patricia Ashanti in 2009, is a small nonprofit in Helena with a big mission: fighting poverty in the
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William J. Clinton Distinguished Fellow with the Clinton School, Dr. Arvind Singhal, Releases New Book

Dr. Arvind Singhal, who is a William J. Clinton Distinguished Fellow at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, recently released a new book entitled “Inspiring Change and Saving Lives: The Positive Deviance Way.” The new book discusses an initiative a
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Old Golf Course Turned Into Community Course Garden

The story below was originally published by KTHV in Little Rock. An accompanying video on the story can be found here. (KTHV)- So many Arkansans don’t know where their next meal will come from. A new report from The US Department of Agriculture announced our state is the number
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Recommended Reading List from the Class of 2016

Alexis de Tocqueville, W.E.B. Dubois, Charles Dickens, Nikki Giovanni, John Krakauer, Willie Morris and Sheryl Sandberg are among 46 authors featured on the annual recommended reading list from new students at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service (UACS). The Cli
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Arkansas Minority Health Commission Director and Clinton School Alum Idonia Trotter Named Executive Director of Houston-Based Non-Profit

The Board of Directors of Gateway to Care (GTC), a Houston, Texas-based non-profit health care collaborative, is pleased to announce Idonia L. Trotter, JD, MPS as its new Executive Director beginning October 1, 2014. Trotter will follow in the footsteps of founder and long-time Execut
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First-Year Students to Complete 12 Public Service Projects in Arkansas

Twelve teams of students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will complete public service projects in partnership with public agencies, community initiatives, academic ventures, and nonprofit organizations across Arkansas during the 2014-2015 academic year
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September Speakers

*Reserve your seats by emailing publicprograms@clintonschool.uasys.edu or calling (501) 683-5239. “Memphis: The Musical,” a panel discussion Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. (Sturgis Hall) *In partnership with the Arkansas Repertory Theatre - Set in the musically-rich Tenness
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