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Feb. 8 is the application deadline for the Miss UAFS Scholarship Pageant and the Princess Program, with two February fundraisers leading up to the March 2 pageant.
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Fri, 01/11/2013
The Chris Cameron Blues Band will bring its acclaimed and unique blend of rhythm and electric blues to Fort Smith for a 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 show at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, 101 N. 2nd St.
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Thu, 01/10/2013
Hannibal B. Johnson -- noted author, attorney, consultant, and lecturer -- will speak about his latest book, “Apartheid in Indian Country? Seeing Red Over Black Disenfranchisement,” at 7 p.m. Feb. 7 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 01/09/2013
A paper written by three recent graduates of the dental hygiene program at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has been published in a national publication.
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Wed, 01/09/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is hosting a visit Feb. 4 by renowned percussion educator and composer Dr. Benjamin Finley.
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Tue, 01/08/2013
The Fort Smith regional economy remained weak in November, according to the report released Jan. 8 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 01/08/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will offer 12 Maymester classes this spring, with the registration deadline set for Jan. 31.
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Tue, 01/08/2013
An issue that touches almost everyone in the state -- autism -- is the subject of a community book read being kicked off Jan. 28 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Mon, 01/07/2013
Consumer sentiment ratings by regional consumers dropped significantly in the fourth quarter, down 14.7 percent, according to the preliminary report released Jan. 4 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Fri, 01/04/2013
The Student Activities Office at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is celebrating Blood Donor Appreciation Month with a beach-themed blood drive on Jan. 29 and 30.
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Fri, 01/04/2013
The Center for Lifelong Learning at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has announced its classes with a January or February start date or registration deadline.
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Fri, 01/04/2013
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is issuing an invitation to all high school and college trumpet players to participate in TrumpetFEST on Jan. 25.
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Thu, 01/03/2013
The iconic photos shot by Arkansas photographer Will Counts during the 1957 desegregation of Little Rock Central High School comprise a Jan. 7 - Feb. 28 exhibition at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Thu, 01/03/2013
Guy Yehuda, internationally acclaimed clarinetist and professor of clarinet at the University of North Florida, will conduct an advanced master class and perform a recital Jan. 24 during Arkansas Clarinet Day at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 01/02/2013
A new exhibition of three paintings at the Mary Tinnin Jaye Gallery in the Fullerton Administration Building of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has a distinct purpose.
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Wed, 01/02/2013
Ambassador Daniel Liao, director general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Houston, Texas, will be the featured speaker at the Jan. 22 Distinguished Global Speaker Series at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Wed, 01/02/2013
The life and legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. -- civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize recipient -- will be recognized in January with several events sponsored by the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Planning Committee and the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Fri, 12/21/2012
Sometimes the tall tales of local lore turn into fact, rather than fiction as the years roll by and only archeology can verify or deny the stories, according to a 7 p.m. presentation Jan.17 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith by Mary Z. Brennan and Lexie Rue-Harris.
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Wed, 12/19/2012
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Mon, 12/17/2012
The Young Alumni Council at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has added five new members and started a campaign to sell engraved bricks for Lion Pride Square.
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Mon, 12/17/2012
​The Drennen-Scott Historic Site, along with a Fort Smith man and a Fort Smith monument, are finalists for Henry Awards, considered some of the most prestigious tourism industry awards in Arkansas.
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Mon, 12/17/2012
The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is offering several non-credit classes and workshops in January and February with the first taking place on Jan. 10.
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Fri, 12/14/2012
An urge to keep local people from forgetting physical heritage has prompted Dr. Kevin L. Jones of Fort Smith, assistant professor of English and rhetoric at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, to prepare a book about the history of Fort Smith.
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Fri, 12/14/2012
The Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith (CBRED) announced the release of a special report on the regional economy during the Fort Smith Regional Economic Outlook Forum held Dec. 12 at UAFS.
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Wed, 12/12/2012
Graduating seniors in the College of Business at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith continue to demonstrate a high level of student performance and success by scoring in the top 20th percentile in a national assessment.
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Wed, 12/12/2012
Commencement speaker Melody Trimble told University of Arkansas - Fort Smith graduates Dec. 11 to still expect further change as they begin new adventures.
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Tue, 12/11/2012
Craig A. Nance, police chief at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, has been selected as one of 12 trainers certified to teach Clery Act compliance for the Clery Center for Security On Campus.
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Mon, 12/10/2012
Students, faculty and staff at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus have been sent a reminder email on how the campus handles class cancellations due to inclement weather in the area.
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Mon, 12/10/2012
An estimated crowd of more than 1,000 watched Wichita Homeschool of Wichita, Kan., win top honors in this year's Frontier Trails BEST Robotics Regional Competition which is sponsored by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith and the Fort Smith Convention Center.
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Mon, 12/03/2012
The Fort Smith regional economy appeared to weaken some in October, according to the report released Nov. 30 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Fri, 11/30/2012
When Santa looks over his list of people on the campus of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, he’s probably pretty encouraged by the people he sees. Surprisingly, most people at UAFS have short -- but interesting -- lists for Santa.
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Tue, 11/27/2012
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 elected the new chair of the Arkansas Supreme Court Committee on Continuing Legal Education.
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Wed, 11/21/2012
Martha Ullrich, director of nursing at Cooper Clinic, will be the keynote speaker for a Dec. 10 nursing awards ceremony at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 11/20/2012
The world of make-believe is waiting for area children on the weekend of Dec. 14, 15 and 16 when the curtain opens on “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR” at Breedlove Auditorium on the campus of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Mon, 11/19/2012
The Academy of the Arts at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has scheduled two concerts for the month of December that will feature the talents of its Academy Orchestra, Prelude String Orchestra and Youth Honor Symphony Orchestra members.
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Fri, 11/16/2012
The Dental Hygiene Clinic at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is hosting a Free Extraction Day from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15.
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Fri, 11/16/2012

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