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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Students Highlight the Importance of English as a Second Language Programming in Central Arkansas

For the past seven months, four students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service worked with Literacy Action of Central Arkansas (LACA) to gather perceptions on the need for English as a Second Language (ESL) programming in the region. Jennifer Guzman of Hiale
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Donna and Mack McLarty to Deliver Clinton School Commencement Address

Thirty-six students will graduate with a Master of Public Service (MPS) degree from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service (UACS) during the 2015 commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9TH at 2:00 p.m. at the Ron Robinson Theater in downtown Little Rock. Donna Coc
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Students Present Research on Neighborhood Revitalization in Garland County

A team of graduate students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, in partnership with Garland County Habitat for Humanity (GCHFH), completed a study exploring ways for GCHFH to have a greater impact within the communities it serves. The research team recent
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Students Examine Publicly Funded Program that Feeds Arkansas’s Hungry Kids

Three students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service worked with the Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance (AHRA) to complete an assessment of the organization’s publicly funded school breakfast program, Arkansas Meals for Achievement (AMFA).  Part of the comprehe
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