Campus food pantries once-hungry grad’s goal

This article was originally published by Bobby Ampezzan for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Brandon Mathews has an offering for student services director Michelle Anderson, who runs the food pantry at Pulaski Technical College: hamburger and hot dog buns from his wife’s work picni
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August and September Speakers

*Reserve your seats by emailing publicprograms@clintonschool.uasys.edu or calling (501) 683-5239. “Jazz: Integrated Art in Segregated America,” a panel discussion Monday, August 24, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. (South on Main, 1304 Main St., Little Rock, AR 72202) *In partnership wit
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Announcing the Class of 2017

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will enroll 39 new students in its two year Master of Public Service (MPS) degree program this fall. Located on the grounds of the William J. Clinton Presidential Center and Park in downtown Little Rock, the Clinton School is
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The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network Conference 2015 Opens at Little Rock, Clinton School to Host Events

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (August 6, 2015) – The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN), the nation’s leading membership organization for emerging leaders in the nonprofit sector, is holding its annual national conference in Little Rock. Taking place on August 6 and followed by a two-da
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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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