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Poet Samuel Johnson once said, "The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are."

Whitney Green Brings Awareness to Social Injustice




Philip Lambey and Gregory Crosby would like to thank the Black Alumni Society for awarding them scholarships for the 2011-2012 school year. Dear Black Alumni Society Members, Thank you for your generous scholarship support of $1,000 for the 2011-2012 academic school year.  I am delighted to be the recipient of [...]

Pay It Forward: BAS Scholars Say Thank You


The Black Alumni Society held their fall board meeting on October 22, 2011. Meeting called to order at 10:15. Members present: Dr. Bobby Jones, Emanuel Banks, Earl Hill, Synetra Gilmer, John L Colbert,  Linda Bedford Jackson,  Joey and Kabrina Gardner, Angela Mosley Monts, Gigi Secuban, Cedric Williams, Ebony Oliver Wyatt [...]

BAS Fall Board Meeting


The Black Alumni Society scholars had their first meeting of the semester on Sept. 27th at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House. Congruent with the agenda, the scholars discussed the changes made to their scholarship program. In hopes of connecting the scholars with the community, the BAS scholars are required to [...]

BAS Scholars Meeting



For some University of Arkansas graduates, living in San Francisco, Calif., may seem like a great distance away from the atmosphere, people and traditions of the Fayetteville campus. However, for Michelle Dime, an annual member of the Arkansas Alumni Association, her involvement with the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter helps [...]

Michele Dime Stays Close to Home Through the San Francisco ...