UAFS Discontinuing CLL July 1
Dr. Georgia Hale, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs, has announced that the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will discontinue offering community courses through the Center for Lifelong Learning beginning July 1.
UAFS Hosts Early Childhood Conference
More than 150 participants from eight counties attended the 8th Annual Western Arkansas Early Childhood Conference hosted by the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith on May 30. The one-day conference offered 28 sessions on child care and child welfare topics.
Open House at UAFS Showcases Energy-Efficient Facility
An $11,000 check presentation and energy efficient demonstrations were part of the open house for the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s Sustainable Conservation House, an event showcasing the university’s newest learning facility.
Pastel Artwork Featured in Exhibit at UAFS
An exhibit currently on display in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith features a collection of pastel artworks, photos and collages by a local artist.
DSHS Expands with Acquisition of Historic Property
The Drennen-Scott Historic Site owned by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has acquired two properties in downtown Van Buren -- one of which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- in an expansion effort that will create additional exhibit space, office space, and parking lots for the site.
Cullum’s Artwork Selected for Delta Exhibition
Peter Cullum of Sallisaw, Okla., graphic designer in the Marketing and Communications Office at UAFS, has had an artwork selected for the 57th annual Delta Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, an exhibit displaying selected works from artists across the region.
Adopt-a-Professor Connects Schools with UAFS
In a fourth-grade classroom at Hackett Elementary, University of Arkansas - Fort Smith professor Dave McGinnis uses a banana frozen with liquid nitrogen to hammer a nail into a wooden board to demonstrate the effect of molecules slowed by temperature.
UAFS Graduating Class Largest in School’s History
For many University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students, the university’s commencement ceremonies May 9 marked the end of one chapter of their lives and the beginning of another. But Saturday also marked a major milestone for the university: the largest graduating class in its history.
CBPD at UAFS Sets Summer Schedule
The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will offer a wide range of professional development opportunities over the summer.
Accrediting Commission Seeking Third-Party Comments
The American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation is seeking third-party comments from students, faculty, patients and the community regarding the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith’s Dental Hygiene Program.

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