UAFS Celebrates MLK with Panel Discussion
On Jan. 15, six Lincoln High School alumni spoke of their experiences integrating from the all-black school to Northside High School during a panel discussion at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith.
UAFS Dental Hygiene to Hold Clinics in Spring
The dental hygiene program at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will sponsor free afterschool clinics in the spring for children in the greater Fort Smith region.
UAFS to Hold Homecoming Celebrations Feb. 5-10
The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith campus community and residents of the greater Fort Smith region will have the opportunity to get their game on during the university’s annual Homecoming festivities Feb. 5-10.
UAFS Music Faculty Showcase Slated for Jan. 30
The talents of music faculty at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will be on display during the Music Faculty Showcase held at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 30 as part of the university’s Season at The Blue Lion.
Dental Hygiene Student Praises Program
Savannah Page isn’t sure exactly where her degree will take her, but she’s sure of one thing: It’s going to be filled with smiles.
UAFS ROTC Student Commissioned into Army
For the last seven years, the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps has been a part of cadet Michael Dotson’s life. He participated in it while at Northside High School and continued into the ROTC program at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith. On Jan. 4, Dotson’s time with the ROTC program came to an end when he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the Army during a ceremony held at Faith United Methodist Church.  
Bumper Jacksons to Perform at Blue Lion Jan. 17
The Bumper Jacksons, a six-piece band showcasing an eclectic mix of folk music, will come to The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, located at 101 N. 2nd Street, for a performance at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17.
Miss UAFS Princess/Prince Program Accepting Applications
Registration is now open for local girls and boys who want to participate in the Princess/Prince program during the Miss UAFS Scholarship Pageant Feb. 24, offering an opportunity to meet and appear on stage with pageant contestants.
Markham to UAFS Grads: “Three F’s” Lead to Success
Most people don’t associate the letter F with college graduation, but Dr. Maria Markham did just that during her remarks Dec. 14 at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith’s fall commencement ceremony.
School of Education at UAFS Earns National Accreditation
The School of Education at the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith was the first public university in the state to go through the accreditation process of the new accrediting agency, Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).