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A rare nerve disorder led a U of A freshman to turn the dream of writing a book into a reality. The book, titled “Ranketology,” ranks NBA legacies based on a statistical system Johnny Carver, a University of Arkansas freshman, created to determine the greatest player in the NBA and [...]

U of A Freshman Takes his Love of the Game ...


The Senior Honor Citation award, established in 1965 honors the top undergraduate senior man and woman. Andrew Cole received this award in 1988 and his son, Austin Cole followed in his footsteps receiving the award in 2014. Andrew and Austin Cole are the only father and son to both receive [...]

The Legacy Lives on with Father and Son


Dear Black Alumni Society Scholarship Committee, This summer I got a job painting a woman’s house. I was in the middle of my lunch break, when Ms. Monts called me, and told me that I was a Black Alumni Scholar. She told me that I was going to be receiving [...]

A Thank You Letter from Scholar Trey Smith



The ring ceremony held by the Arkansas Alumni Association on April 12th was the largest to date. With that being said, let's note that there were only about 165 people in attendance, which seems like a relatively small percentage when compared to the couple of thousand students graduating this year. So what is it that is holding students back from participating in this tradition?

Senior Ring Ceremony