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The Arkansas Alumni Association will host its 71st annual Alumni Awards Celebration on Friday, Oct. 30. Honoring the accomplishments of our alumni, faculty and friends, this year’s awards will include: the Citation of Distinguished Alumni, the Andrew J. Lucas Alumni Service Award, the Community Service Award, the Young Alumni Award, [...]

The Arkansas Alumni Association Announces 2015 Alumni Awardees


Special prayers for alumna Tina Moore and family Archie Lee Moore Jr., was welcomed into this world by his parents, the late Archie and Gustavia Fort Moore Sr. on August 1, 1960. He peacefully departed his earthly life on Sunday, May 10, 2015. He attended public schools and graduated from [...]

BAS: Special prayers for our Alumnae and BAS Scholar’s Family


Stephen E. Darr graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1977, but he has stayed connected ever since whether it’s through Peacework, the nonprofit organization he founded, or through his Arkansas Alumni Association life membership. Darr proudly said he has been an Alumni Association member since the day he walked [...]

Stephen Darr Inspires University of Arkansas Students as the 2015 ...



The Arkansas Alumni Association family continues to grow. Assistant Director of Marketing, Kelly Bostick and her husband Tim welcomed their first child, Thomas Fox Bostick. In addition to baby Bostick, the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House has expanded its staff to include 12 student workers this spring semester. Name: Thomas [...]

New Additions to the Arkansas Alumni Family


Homecoming 2014 “Called All Hogs Home” as students, faculty, staff and alumni participated in various Homecoming events that helped set a new philanthropic record. “Color Those Hogs 5k,” a new event added to this year’s Homecoming event lineup kicked off Homecoming, Sunday, Oct. 12 with 2,107 runners registered. The cost [...]

‘Calling All Hogs Home’ Sets Philanthropic Record


I am excited about the upcoming trips to southeast and central Arkansas. To begin, an invitation has been extended to us from Renee Taylor, an alumna of the University. We’ve accepted and have planned to be a presence at the high school for the BAS STEM event in McGehee, Arkansas. [...]

President’s Message: BAS STEM Event and “Road to Silver” Reception



Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia (High School: Little Rock, Arkansas) Year in school:  Graduating Senior – May 2015 Major/Minor/Concentration: Political Science and African and African-American Studies Significant Involvement in 2013-14 (clubs, sports, etc.):  I am the current president of the Kappa Iota Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.  I have now [...]

Meet Lillian Ayana Gray: B.A.S. Scholar


The invigorating smell of pumpkin spice, the crisp, cool air and the crackle of dried leaves under your feet could only mean one thing… fall has arrived, and with that, comes traditional Homecoming events such as chili cook-offs, blood drives, flag football tournaments, lawn decoration competitions, parades and pep rallies. [...]

Homecoming Student Team Increases Philanthropic Efforts