Edgell Joins The Conductor as Program Manager

Dylan Edgell, a second-year student at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, has been hired as a Program Manager at The Conductor in Conway, Ark. The Conductor is a public-private partnership with the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie Consulting
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Clinton School Giving at Graduation to Collect Donations for “A Bridge to Work”

As part of the Clinton School’s ongoing commitment to public service and tradition of Giving at Graduation, the school will collect socks, checks, and cash for “A Bridge to Work,” at its 2019 Commencement Ceremony. This year’s commencement is set for Sunday, May 5 at 2 p.m. at the Sta
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Zuccardi Named Vice Chair of Little Rock Sustainability Commission

Karen Zuccardi, a second-year student at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, has been named Vice Chair of the Little Rock Sustainability Commission. LRSC was established in 2008 as a Mayoral appointed task force. In September of 2018 the Board of Directors app
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Concurrent Law Students Taking on Law Clerkships in Spring and Summer

Several University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service students pursuing concurrent law degrees from the UA Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law are taking on clerkships, fellowships, and externships with law firms and judges this spring and summer. Below is a closer lo
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Clinton School Team Researching Donor Motivation for Ronald McDonald House Charities

A team of Clinton School students has spent the academic year working with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas, assisting the organization in its fundraising strategy by interviewing current and past donors – including corporations, foundations, and individuals – to discover t
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Mercer Named Executive Director of Local First Arkansas

Crystal C. Mercer has been announced as the Executive Director of Local First Arkansas (LFAR), a nonprofit dedicated to creating and supporting an alliance of locally owned, independent businesses. Last year, Mercer served as a voting member on the LFAR Board of Directors in a support
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Dixon Attends UNA-USA Global Engagement Summit

Second-year Executive Master of Public Service student Melissa Dixon recently attended the 2019 UNA-USA Global Engagement Summit at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Dixon attended as a member of the United Nations Association’s Houston Chapter. The Global Engagement Summit
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Second Executive Master of Public Service Class Enrolls

The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will enroll 23 students in the second class of its Executive Master of Public Service (EMPS) online degree program. Classes for the new cohort begin Monday, March 4. The 23 new students bring the total number enrolled in the
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Clinton School Team Researching Rebirth of the Argenta Farmers Market

A team of Clinton School students is working with the Argenta Downtown Council in North Little Rock to conduct research and supply recommendations informing the rebirth of the Argenta Farmers Market. The students are conducting best practices research on existing, successful farmers m
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McBride Leads Collection Drive for Homeless

Patrick McBride, a second-year student at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, closed the fall semester by leading a winter collection drive for the homeless. With the goal of collecting warm winter items – blankets, jackets, scarves, gloves, etc. – McBride’s e
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