Razorbacks Reaching Out


The Arkansas Alumni Association proudly announces its 2011 award recipients, all of whom personify the University of Arkansas’ tradition of excellence through service and leadership. All 10 honorees were recognized during the 67th annual Alumni Awards Celebration on Nov. 4 at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House. Two University of [...]

Distinguished Alumni and Faculty Honored During Annual Awards Celebration


Ask a Joplin tornado victim if one day really does make a difference and they will most definitely answer ‘yes.’  On Saturday, Oct. 22, 51 “Helpin’ Like a Hog” volunteers consisting of staff from the Arkansas Alumni Association and the Division of Advancement, Association scholarship recipients, and alumni, family and [...]

“Helpin’ Like a Hog” Reaches Out to Residents and Alumni ...


On May 23, 2011, the people of Joplin awoke to find their homes and schools leveled, as well as their community and its residents in shambles. As a result of one of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history, 8,000 homes and businesses were destroyed, damages totaled more than $1 million [...]

University of Arkansas Works to Aid in Joplin Relief Effort ...



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The Arkansas Alumni Association strives to provide quality service and therefore we are constantly evaluating our current services and programs as well as looking for new ideas to implement. Our recent evaluation has resulted in the conclusion that our e-mail forwarding service provider, which also provided many other services tied to e-communications, is no longer equipped to fit the needs of our members, alumni and friends.

Razorbackroad.com Email Forwarding Service to be Discontinued



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In connection with the Arkansas Alumni Association's volunteer engagement program, the Association is pleased to announce the creation of "Helpin' Like a Hog." Only a few weeks into the planning process, staff members have come together to create a program that will help to engage alumni who express an interest in community service.

The Arkansas Alumni Association Announces Helpin' Like a Hog Program



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Be a part of the excitement of Razorback summer camps. Registration is now open for camps in a variety of sports for boys and girls. Kids will have the opportunity to sharpen their athletic skills at state-of-the-art facilities on the University of Arkansas campus.

University of Arkansas Athletics To Host Summer Camps


The Dallas Chapter of the Arkansas Alumni Association was named the 2010 recipient of the Mace Award in recognition of its signature event - the Dallas Chapter Banquet. The award was presented during the 2011 chapter banquet on April 12. As a Mace Award recipient, the chapter’s name was inscribed on the base, and the chapter was awarded a $500 stipend to be used on a special event for the next fiscal year.

Dallas Chapter Receives 2010 Mace Award


Dr. Gearhart will give a short presentation on the current state of the University along with future plans. He will be available afterward to address questions from the audience. He has identified Houston as one of the cities that the university is focusing on for recruiting prospective students. While in Houston, he will visit schools and alumni throughout the area.

Spend An Evening with Chancellor G. David Gearhart in Houston



Graduating from the University of Arkansas was a great achievement for Roberto Diaz. Living in Panama, the University of Arkansas was a long way from home. The distance didn’t stop him, nor did his father—an influential figure in Diaz’s life, so he followed in the footsteps of his cousins and [...]

Roberto Diaz is Proud to be a University of Arkansas ...


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Springdale native Regina Hopper B.A.'81, J.D. '85 will return to the University of Arkansas campus on Feb. 28-March1 as the Arkansas Alumni Association's 2011 Johnson Fellow. Hopper, who resides in Alexandria, Va., is president and CEO of America's Natural Gas Alliance, which is dedicated to increasing appreciation of the environmental, economic and national security benefits of clean, abundant and affordable North American natural gas.

2011 Johnson Fellow Regina Hopper Returning to University of Arkansas ...


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Since walking onto the University of Arkansas campus for the first time last year, Tori Pohlner knew that college life meant devoting long hours to studying. However, once learning about the multiple student organizations that the university offered, she decided that some of those hours would be dedicated towards campus involvement – a decision she wouldn't have any other way.

Tori Pohlner Makes Time for Campus Involvement