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Broughton Named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy
Broughton Named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy

Kent Broughton has been named Assistant Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy at the Clinton School of Public Service.

Shoffner Recognized as Champion of Conservation by Garden & Gun
Shoffner Recognized as Champion of Conservation by Garden & Gun

Hallie Shoffner, who earned her Master of Public Service from the Clinton School of Public Service in 2011, has been recognized by Garden & Gun as a Champion of Conservation for her work as CEO of SFR Seed.

Alumni Spotlight: Xochitl Delgado Solorzano (’17)
Alumni Spotlight: Xochitl Delgado Solorzano (’17)

As Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the Honors College at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Xochitl Delgado Solorzano ('17) develops and implements the Honors College’s vision for diversity, equity and inclusion to build a college community that embraces and uplifts the widest variety of experiences and insights.

Alumni Weekend Activities Begin October 14
Alumni Weekend Activities Begin October 14

The Clinton School of Public Service’s Alumni Weekend is set for October 14-15 and includes a Dean’s Reception, local public service projects, a keynote lecture, and BBQ.

Public Service Leadership: Marquita Little Numan (’09)
Public Service Leadership: Marquita Little Numan (’09)

Marquita Little Numan, a 2009 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, is Senior Policy Director for the Alliance for Early Success, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit that works with early childhood policy advocates at the state level to ensure that every child, birth through eight, has an equal opportunity to learn, grow, and succeed.

Park, Ortega Publish Research in Evaluation and Program Planning
Park, Ortega Publish Research in Evaluation and Program Planning

Assistant Professor Dr. Chul Hyun Park and Jason Ortega ('20) have co-authored a research article, “The Benefit and Cost of Voluntary Work in Government: The Case of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Boat Crew Program,” for Evaluation and Program Planning.

Clinton School Students, Graduates Selected for Civility Leadership Institute
Clinton School Students, Graduates Selected for Civility Leadership Institute

Five students and graduates from the Clinton School of Public Service at the University of Arkansas have been selected for the second class of the Civility Leadership Institute, a leadership development program sponsored by Renew America Together.

Ahmadzai Leading Economic Advancement for Canopy NWA
Ahmadzai Leading Economic Advancement for Canopy NWA

Khalid Ahmadzai ('17) first learned about the Clinton School of Public Service as an undergraduate at Arkansas State University Beebe. While attending a Speaker Series lecture in Little Rock, Ahmadzai said he realized that if he ever attended graduate school, he wanted it to be at a place like the Clinton School that allowed for practical, hands-on learning.

Alumni Spotlight: Shamim Okolloh ('12)
Alumni Spotlight: Shamim Okolloh ('12)

Shamim Okolloh, a 2012 graduate of the Clinton School of Public Service, joined Encore Bank in October 2021 as its Vice President, Community Outreach Officer.

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.