UAFS Helps Hudefi Work Towards Dream
Nawar Hudefi’s first visit to the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus came on a cold, rainy day in January 2010, when she walked into the Admissions Office at UAFS for a tour of campus.
UAFS Students Chosen as Leaders for Cub Camp
Eighty-one students at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith have been chosen for leadership roles in the 12th annual Cub Camp, an event designed to help incoming freshman acclimate to college life at UAFS.
Spring 2015 Dean’s List Announced
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has released the Dean's List for the spring 2015 semester, according to Dr. Georgia Hale, provost and senior vice chancellor.
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.