Unique Approach Aims to Boost Academic Achievement at LRSD Middle Schools

The Little Rock School District (LRSD) joined the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service and ForwARd Arkansas Practicum partners on Friday to announce recommendations for a best-practices approach, introducing a new toolkit to support academic success for LRSD middle
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Richardson Reflects after First Day of Recovery Work in Houston

For this week’s Spring Break, five Clinton School students have traveled to Houston to participate in rebuilding efforts with SBP for Hurricane Harvey. Throughout the week, the students will be posting reflections on their work. Today’s post is from Kirby Richardson, a first-yea
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Five Clinton School Students to Work with SBP in Houston over Spring Break

On Sunday, March 18, five students from the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will travel to Houston, Texas, to participate in the rebuilding efforts for Hurricane Harvey. Katie Barnes, Emily Loker, Kirby Richardson, Amy Stewart, and Brian Wegner will work with S
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Partner Profile: ForwARd Arkansas

Team: Connor Donovan (Little Rock, Ark.), Kirby Richardson (Rogers, Ark.), Katie Barnes (Atchison, Kan.), Rachel Cole (Bloomington, Ind.) Supervisor: Cory Biggs This project is designed to support long-term academic partnerships between area middle schools and community institutions.
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Studies in South Asia, Habitat for Humanity Shape Richardson’s Public Service Interests

Kirby Richardson graduated from the University of Central Arkansas as a double major in history and religious studies. Richardson has collected a variety of volunteer and public service experience. In addition to his work with Habitat for Humanity, he has volunteered as a history and
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