Second-year student Carl Carter has been announced as the recipient of the 2019 Community Service Award from the Real Estate Educators of America. The award recognizes an individual who exhibits an exceptional spirit of service to others.
The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service is now accepting applications for the third class of its online degree program. Clinton School Online offers mid-career professionals the enhanced knowledge, skills, and network needed to advance their careers without relocating or disrupting their personal lives.
For her International Public Service Project, Allison Gent is working with Junior Achievement Tanzania, one of the world’s largest youth-serving NGOs that prepares the young people of Tanzania for employment and entrepreneurship.
Since early May, Sean Street has been in Jerusalem working with MassChallenge Israel, a zero-equity startup accelerator that brings the latest startup innovations and technologies to a global community of funders.
Helping Overcome Obstacles Peru (HOOP) is a nonprofit that seeks to fill a void in the South American country’s public education system by offering free English classes. HOOP facilitates community change that goes beyond the acquisition of a new language – it holds the potential to unlock doors to prosperity for the youth of Arequipa.
Kat Ling recently joined Moonshot EdVentures, an organization in Denver, Colo., that finds and supports diverse leaders to design and launch the learning environments of tomorrow. Ling, who is currently enrolled in the Executive Master of Public Service degree program, will serve as the organization’s Chief of Staff.
Working with Women Political Leaders, an independent non-partisan foundation that serves as a global network of female politicians, Christian Scott-Richards (Mountain View, Ark.) is assisting in the planning of the foundation’s annual conference, WPL Summit 2019, the world’s foremost gathering of female political leaders.
The graduating class of 2019 at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service will build a Little Free Library outside of Dunbar Magnet Middle School as its class gift. The library will be constructed in early August.
Alex Tingquist's International Public Service Project will be spent assisting the European Federation of National Organizations working with the Homeless (FEANTSA) in Brussels, Belgium. FEANTSA is the only European NGO focusing exclusively on the fight against homelessness.
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.