Day: May 12, 2015

International Spotlight: Cynthia Smith, assistant director of outreach programs/international cultural team

By: Danilo Tchoupe The International Cultural Team is a special team of international student educators and an excellent means of improving public speaking and communication skills in preparation for professional careers. Students learn about and interact with persons in the USA, while providing a valuable service for the state.   DT: Tell us about yourself, your first days in at the University of Arkansas and at the International Students & Scholars office. CS: I started in the International Students & Scholars office 15 years ago in February of 2000. Back then our office was called IPO (International Programs Office)....

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Stephen Darr Inspires University of Arkansas Students as the 2015 Johnson Fellow

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 off campus as a graduate. “It’s the connection back to the institution that was such an important part of my life. It’s institutional loyalty.” He discovered new connections when he visited the U of A campus in April as the Alumni Association’s 2015 Johnson Fellow. Darr was the sixth...

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