UAFS to host Dia de Familia
The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will host Dia de Familia, a campus preview event for Spanish-speaking prospective students and their families, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Campus tours will be offered before the event, starting at 3:15 p.m. in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.
Koprovic Receives Diligence to Victory Award
University of Arkansas – Fort Smith alumnus Chester Koprovic, chairman of the board at Boyd Metals, received the UAFS Alumni Association’s Diligence to Victory award at the Homecoming reunion dinner held Oct. 23 at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown.
UAFS Student’s Passion Leads to Creation of Campus Fishing Team
Since University of Arkansas – Fort Smith student Justin Harris of Elkins was old enough to hold a pole, he has fished.
CAB at UAFS Wins Award from National Organization for Haunted Union
Eleven University of Arkansas – Fort Smith students on the university’s Campus Activities Board leadership team can now add a national recognition to their resume.
UAFS Students “Taco ‘Bout the Debt”
University of Arkansas – Fort Smith students competing in a nationwide competition spread awareness about the national debt by urging students to “Taco ‘Bout the Debt” around campus.
Season 35 Jazz Concert Slated for Nov. 17
University of Arkansas – Fort Smith jazz bands will perform a concert featuring a variety of music at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 17 as part of the university’s Season of Entertainment 35.
Mulvihill to Present Nov. 19 on DSHS Dig
Recent archeological findings at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site will be the topic of discussion during a presentation at 7 p.m. Nov. 19 in room 204 of the Math-Science Building on the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith campus.
UAFS Students Visit Local Cancer Patient
University of Arkansas – Fort Smith students from a local chapter of a nationwide organization brightened the day of a local cancer patient as part of the chapter’s goal to fight cancer.
Metro Homeschool Sweeps RV BEST Awards
Sixteen schools participated in the 2015 River Valley BEST competition Oct. 17 on the University of Arkansas- Fort Smith campus, but one school swept the top award categories.
Season Show “Ragtime” Slated for Nov. 23
A musical adaptation of one of the best novels of the 20th century will come to Fort Smith for a performance at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 as part of the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith’s Season of Entertainment 35.