UAFS Ranked Third-Best Affordable RN to BSN Program in Nation
Great Value Colleges recently named the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith the third-best affordable school for the RN to BSN online degree program in the United States.
Theatre @ UAFS to Perform “All My Sons” in October
Theatre @ UAFS will perform Arthur Miller’s drama “All My Sons” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 15-17 and 19-20 in the Breedlove Auditorium on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus as part of the university’s Season of Entertainment 35.
Kennedy Center Theater Festival Held at UAFS Oct. 22-25
The Kennedy Center’s American College Theater Festival for the state of Arkansas will be held Oct. 22-25 on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus, featuring productions by college theater programs from across Arkansas and Oklahoma.
UAFS Announces Homecoming Schedule
The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith has announced the schedule for this year’s homecoming events slated to run from Oct. 19-24. Events include a pep rally, volleyball game, bonfire, parade, and tailgate.
Giving Back: Lopez Awarded Bronze Star for Valor
Robert Lopez, weighted down with 80 pounds of flak jacket and an M16 rifle, raced along the wall’s edge balancing on the foot-width ledge as bullets pinged the ground, kicking up dust around him.
The Best and the Brightest: Walmart Works with UAFS to Hire Grads
As the largest retailer in the world, Walmart selects only the best and the brightest for jobs within their company. They visit and recruit at universities across the United States, but they’re also finding qualified and prepared employees at a university just 80 miles south of Bentonville thanks to a unique relationship between the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith and a Walmart associate.
Professor-Teacher Pairings Announced for Adopt-a-Professor
More than 20 classrooms in area schools will host University of Arkansas – Fort Smith professors for the university’s second year of the Adopt-a-Professor program, an educational outreach initiative coordinated by the Education Renewal Zone at UAFS.
Teams Compete at Robotics Competition Oct. 17
This year’s River Valley BEST robotics competition will take place from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Stubblefield Center on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus.
Arkansas Senate and House Committees to Meet on UAFS Campus
A joint meeting of the Arkansas Senate and House committees on state agencies and governmental affairs will meet 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 30 in the Boreham Conference Room in the Baldor Technology Center on the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith campus. Coffee and water will be provided for the general public. For more information, contact Dr. Elizabeth Underwood at 479-788-7025.