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Five Graduates Receive Honors at Commencement
Five Graduates Receive Honors at Commencement

Five graduating students from the Clinton School of Public Service at the University of Arkansas were announced as award winners as part of the school’s Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 7. Madeline Burke, Laura Florick, Lydia Grate, Lea Metz, and Ophelia Akoto each received honors for their academic work and public service leadership at the Clinton School.

Bray Awarded Boren Fellowship to Study Portuguese in Brazil
Bray Awarded Boren Fellowship to Study Portuguese in Brazil

Ralph Bray, a graduating student from the Clinton School of Public Service at the University of Arkansas, has been awarded a National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowship to study Portuguese in Brazil.

Bloom Receives Fulbright Award to Conduct Research in Guinea
Bloom Receives Fulbright Award to Conduct Research in Guinea

Elizabeth Bloom, a second-year student from the Clinton School of Public Service at the University of Arkansas, has been officially announced as a recipient of a Fulbright award for the 2022-23 academic year.

Young Awarded Boren Fellowship to Study in the Philippines
Young Awarded Boren Fellowship to Study in the Philippines

Nate Young, a first-year student at the Clinton School of Public Service, has been awarded a National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowship to study Tagalog in the Philippines.

Grate Awarded Catholic Relief Services International Development Fellowship
Grate Awarded Catholic Relief Services International Development Fellowship

Lydia Grate has been announced as a recipient of the Catholic Relief Services International Development Fellowship.

Beck Arrives in South Korea for Fulbright ETA Program
Beck Arrives in South Korea for Fulbright ETA Program

Farrah Beck ('21) recently arrived in South Korea for her placement as part of the Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Program. Beck will teach English at a local middle school and will serve as a cultural ambassador through December 17, 2022.

Bloom Selected as Semifinalist for Fulbright U.S. Student Award
Bloom Selected as Semifinalist for Fulbright U.S. Student Award

Elizabeth Bloom, a second-year student at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, was recently recommended as a semifinalist by the National Screening Committee of the Institute of International Education for the 2022-23 Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

Center on Community Philanthropy Announces 2022 Advancing Equity Award Recipients
Center on Community Philanthropy Announces 2022 Advancing Equity Award Recipients

The Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service announced the Sunflower County Freedom Project and Arkansas Community Foundation as the recipients of the 2022 Advancing Equity Award on Tuesday, January 18.

Calderon Tapped as Congressional Fellow by Women's Congressional Policy Institute
Calderon Tapped as Congressional Fellow by Women's Congressional Policy Institute

Maria Calderon has been selected as a member of the 2022 Class of Congressional Fellows by the Women’s Congressional Policy Institute.

Clinton School Speaker Series
Inspiring Ideas Into Action.

The Clinton School Speaker Series not only enhances the education of Clinton School students, but also provides a venue for the public to engage in intellectual discussions on the issues of the day.