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Donors at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith blood drive July 10 will receive vouchers for free tickets to the Tulsa Zoo, according to Stephanie London of Fort Smith, student activities event coordinator.
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Thu, 06/13/2013
Active people should manage their exposure to summer’s heat and sunshine before, during and after they are subject to summer weather, according to a University of Arkansas - Fort Smith fitness expert.
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Thu, 06/13/2013
The topic for the third talk in the “Crawford County Chronicles” series at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site on July 7 will be Fairview Cemetery.
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Tue, 06/11/2013
The Fort Smith Regional Economic Outlook Forum on July 10 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will include a presentation from Kevin L. Kliesen, business economist and research officer for the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
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Mon, 06/10/2013
The College of Business at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has earned accreditation by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
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Fri, 06/07/2013
Lynn Lisk of Fort Smith, program director and associate professor in the Legal Assistance/Paralegal program at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, has been reappointed to the Arkansas Bar Association’s Mock Trial Committee and the Paralegal Committee.
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Fri, 05/31/2013
Residential real estate led the way in the Fort Smith regional economy in April, according to the report released May 30 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development (CBRED) at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Thu, 05/30/2013
​June 11 is the registration deadline for a June 13 breakfast which features Sam T. Sicard, president and chief executive officer of First National Bank, as guest speaker.
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Thu, 05/30/2013
The week of July 14-20 is approaching quickly, but Taylor Smith of Mansfield will be ready as she represents the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith at Hot Springs in the Miss Arkansas Pageant that week.
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Wed, 05/29/2013
The next issue of the Fort Smith Regional Economic Outlook Report will feature research conducted by Shayna Gatzke of Greenwood, a May business administration graduate from the College of Business at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 05/29/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has released the Dean's List for the spring 2013 semester, according to Dr. Ray Wallace, provost and senior vice chancellor.
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Tue, 05/28/2013
Noted clarinet soloist and chamber musician Kimberly Cole Luevano from the University of North Texas School of Music in Denton will be the featured artist for the third annual Arkansas Clarinet Workshop.
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Wed, 05/22/2013
Two students and one faculty member in the Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith received special recognition in an end-of-the-year awards ceremony for the Academy.
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Tue, 05/21/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has a formula for helping first-time, full-time college students start their campus life filled with confidence, appreciation of traditions and an understanding of what to expect.
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Mon, 05/20/2013
Graduating seniors from the College of Business at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith scored in the top 20 percent in a national assessment test, with six UAFS students scoring in the top 10 percent internationally.
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Wed, 05/15/2013
​When Maggie Kelly graduated from high school, she was leaning towards interior design, art or ceramics. Her father, however, tossed in another option.
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Wed, 05/15/2013
Most people earn an associate degree at least two years after graduating from high school, but Zackary McClain of Van Buren chose to do things a little differently.
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Mon, 05/13/2013
State Sen. Jake Files gave graduates at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith commencement exercises May 11 four pieces of advice to help them make an impact on themselves and their world.
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Sat, 05/11/2013
With more than 25 classes and workshops slated for June, July and August, the Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has something on the schedule for everyone.
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Thu, 05/09/2013
Crawford County businessman, teacher, veteran and livestock farmer Warren Blaylock will tell the tale of Bonnie and Clyde’s Crawford County crime wave when he takes to the podium June 2 during the second session of a speaker series called “Crawford County Chronicles” at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site.
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Wed, 05/08/2013
Seven University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students in a Community Leadership class gave some timely advice to city leaders May 6 in an end-of-the-semester presentation.
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Tue, 05/07/2013
Zackary McClain of Van Buren and Levi Moore of Subiaco, two students enrolled in the Western Arkansas Technical Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, scored the highest in the state on the written exam in the Ford AAA Student Auto Skills Competition.
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Tue, 05/07/2013
Summer registration is now open at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, according to Penny Pendleton of Fort Smith, dean of enrollment management.
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Mon, 05/06/2013
Teacher candidates attending the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith are learning how to hit the ground running as very effective classroom educators, thanks to an innovative partnership between the UAFS College of Education and the Van Buren Public School System.
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Mon, 05/06/2013
Summer can be a time to have fun and a time to learn for one-year-old children up through college-age students who register for classes and camps offered on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus.
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Fri, 05/03/2013
Students attending the Western Arkansas Technical Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith have been recognized for superior achievement in a special awards ceremony which included the announcement of Outstanding WATC Students.
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Fri, 05/03/2013
​The College of Business at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith inducted 23 students into Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society in Business, Management and Administration during a ceremony which was followed by an awards dinner recognizing nine students for their academic achievements.
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Thu, 05/02/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is bringing nationally-known educator Dr. Jean Feldman to Fort Smith on June 1 to conduct an all-day workshop for early childhood professionals, preceded by a free concert on May 31.
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Wed, 05/01/2013
The Fort Smith regional economy continues to have its bright spots, according to the report released May 1 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development (CBRED) at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 05/01/2013
The Family Enterprise Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is sponsoring a program on “Business Killers” for a 7:30 a.m. breakfast meeting May 21.
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Wed, 05/01/2013
​The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has announced the 28 best research presentations delivered at the sixth annual Undergraduate Research Symposium.
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Tue, 04/30/2013
The 23rd edition of Applause, the creative arts magazine at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, was unveiled at a release party that included the announcement of the cover design winner.
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Tue, 04/30/2013
Four students, five student organizations and an adviser were honored in the 10th annual NUMAS awards program at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Mon, 04/29/2013
​The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith announced April 23 that it accepted an invitation to join the Northwest Arkansas Education Consortium, a year-old organization focused on improving college graduation and retention rates.
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Tue, 04/23/2013
Forty-one University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students were the guests of Chancellor Paul B. Beran and First Lady Janice Beran at a dinner on April 23 as recipients of the university's Academic Excellence Awards which honor top students from throughout the UAFS campus.
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Tue, 04/23/2013
Lion Community Outreach Day, an annual event where University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students go into the community to volunteer their time for various non-profit organizations, got off to a chilly start April 20 for the 100 students who volunteered for a good cause.
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Mon, 04/22/2013

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