As a way to expand its reentry services, Our House partnered with the Clinton School to form a Practicum team made up of four first-year students to research the possibility of creating a mentorship program.
This summer, 35 students enrolled in the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Master of Public Service degree program will conduct International Public Service Projects.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas has announced the creation of a Ronald McDonald Family Room at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences NICU.
Since 1986, Literacy Action of Central Arkansas (LACA) has worked with volunteer tutors to provide basic literacy and English language instruction to thousands of adults. Nearly 150,000 people in central Arkansas struggle with basic literacy skills, and more than 93 million Americans read at or below a basic level.
A team of Clinton School students are working with ForwARd Arkansas, a public-private sector partnership built by the Arkansas State Board of Education, Walton Family Foundation and Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation to enhance equity and improve student achievement.
A Clinton School team is working with the Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Pulaski County, an organization that assists single parents enrolled in local colleges and technical schools with financial assistance and personal support.
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 the reasons behind their motivations to donate to RMHC.
Since September, a Clinton School team has been assisting the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) in exploring opportunities to repurpose two large mobile trailers previously used in energy-efficiency education.
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.