The Center on Community Philanthropy Announces New Opportunity for Nonprofits

Since 2009 the Clinton School Center on Community Philanthropy (The Center) has been a leader in conducting research and writing about philanthropy as an approach to delivering public service. This work includes faculty led research, over 25 Scholars-in-Residence and visiting philanth
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Clinton School to Host Second Albanian Scholar

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will host Dr. Gazmend “Gazi” Zeneli, professor of environmental policy at University Marin Barleti in Tirana, Albania, August 24 through September 20.Dr. Zeneli’s visit is made possible by a faculty exchange program the Universit
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Progress of participants seen as highlight of 2015 Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

Elston Forte came to the 2015 Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp with a lot of passion. He left with a lot of focus. Forte, who leads the Young Intellectual Active Minds (Y.I.AM) Project, was one of 22 participants at the boot camp, which paired aspiring social entrepreneurs with mento
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Alum Trish Flanagan is Leading the Effort to Open a Public Charter School in Fort Smith, Ark.

This article originally appeared on thecitywire.com Fort Smith business leaders, working with the Fort Smith Public School District and the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, are moving forward with a plan to open by August 2016 a public charter school for students in grades 10-12.
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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 titled, “Building Capacity for Community Philanthropy that Strengthens Sector Effectiveness for the Benefit of Vulnerable Children.
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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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Leadership Organization to Honor Dean Skip Rutherford

Dean Skip Rutherford will be honored by Arkansas Commitment at its 2015 Bow Tie Bash Wednesday, June 3. Founded in 1999, Arkansas Commitment assists in leadership development of academically talented African American high school students. The organization currently works with students
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Dean Skip Rutherford to Deliver Hendrix College Commencement Address

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Dean James L. “Skip” Rutherford will receive an honorary doctorate of humane letters and will address the Class of 2015. Rutherford is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, where he received the Journalism Dep
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Students to Travel to 26 Countries for International Projects

Forty-three students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will complete international public service projects in 26 countries this summer as part of the Master of Public Service (MPS) degree program.Students are partnering with a government or non-governmen
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Student Tshering Yudon Leads Networking Mapping Initiative for a Women’s Business Training Program

Second-year student Tshering Yudon spent four months at Vital Voices Global Partnership as a McLarty Global Fellow. Yudon spent an additional three months compiling and enhancing her research on the structure, characteristics, dynamics, and value of women’s business networks. She led
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