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Students and prospective students at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will have an opportunity to find college majors and select career paths with a “Majors Expo” on Sept. 26.
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Wed, 08/29/2012
Lin Chen of Charleston, an artist who packs a lot of effect into 11 very small works of art, has a show on display through Sept. 28 in the Mary Tinnin Jaye Gallery of Art at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Mon, 08/27/2012
Residents of the area will have an opportunity Sept. 20 to get a better understanding of Fort Smith’s place in Old West history by taking a historical “ride” through the Ozarks on the Butterfield stagecoach.
Date Posted:
Thu, 08/23/2012
Four dental hygiene graduates have received recognition and been published in the August issue of a national publication as part of their senior year capstone project at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
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Tue, 08/21/2012
Television anchor Daren Bobb pulled an old saying attributed to a college professor -- “Look to your left. Look to your right, because one of you won’t be here next year” -- and turned it a new direction when he spoke Aug. 19 to new students entering the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Sun, 08/19/2012
The clouds kept the temperature down but the moods were sunny and bright at University of Arkansas - Fort Smith on Aug. 17 when freshmen moved into campus housing.
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Fri, 08/17/2012
Eight University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students just completed a semester of culture immersion in Costa Rica, which instructor Mary Sobhani of Fort Smith said benefited them in numerous ways.
Date Posted:
Fri, 08/17/2012
Eleven students have been named new resident assistants at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith for 2012-13 and are assigned to Sebastian Commons and The Lion’s Den residence halls.
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Thu, 08/16/2012
“Blue Man Group,” one of America’s favorite entertainment acts, kicks off Season of Entertainment 32, sponsored by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, with tickets now on sale for two performances.
Date Posted:
Thu, 08/16/2012
Guest speaker for the Sept. 5 Distinguished Global Speaker Series program at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will be the Consul General for the Republic of the Marshall Islands Consulate General Office in Springdale.
Date Posted:
Mon, 08/13/2012
More than 100 counselors from area high schools will meet Sept. 4 on the campus of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith with representatives from approximately 50 colleges and universities from throughout Arkansas.
Date Posted:
Fri, 08/10/2012
Several members of the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Music Department faculty are performing a free concert -- Faculty Follies & Serious Stuff -- on Sept. 4.
Date Posted:
Thu, 08/09/2012
The Board of Directors of the Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation presented a check to the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith to fund a free extraction day which is held through the University’s Dental Hygiene Program.
Date Posted:
Thu, 08/09/2012
An article by a University of Arkansas - Fort Smith professor will be published as the lead article in the Autumn 2012 edition of “The Musical Times,” the oldest continuously running journal in the field of Western musicology.
Date Posted:
Wed, 08/08/2012
Twenty-five individuals have been selected for the 2012-13 class of Leadership Fort Smith by a committee of the Leadership Fort Smith Board of Advisers.
Date Posted:
Tue, 08/07/2012
The Student Activities Office at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is sponsoring a blood drive from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 27 and 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 28 in the Reynolds Room of the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center.
Date Posted:
Tue, 08/07/2012
The fall schedule for the Center for Lifelong Learning at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith includes a variety of lectures, short-term classes and tours to fill a wide range of interests, with the first classes beginning in August.
Date Posted:
Mon, 08/06/2012
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is hosting a watercolor exhibit from the Arkansas Arts Center through Sept. 28.
Date Posted:
Fri, 08/03/2012
Registration is in progress for programs in the Academy of the Arts at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, with academy director Dr. Rosilee Walker Russell having high expectations for the Academy’s seventh year.
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Thu, 08/02/2012
Dr. Jim Belcher of Fort Smith has been named head of the Mathematics Department at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Wed, 08/01/2012
The Fort Smith regional economy continues to turn in a mixed performance, based on the report released Aug. 1 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Wed, 08/01/2012
Dr. Carolyn Mosley, dean of the College of Health Sciences at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, is a graduate of the Leadership Arkansas 2012 class.
Date Posted:
Tue, 07/31/2012
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith awarded 729 degrees and certificates for the spring 2012 semester and the first summer term this year, according to Penny Pendleton, dean of enrollment management.
Date Posted:
Mon, 07/30/2012
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith assisted Girls Inc. of Fort Smith with their “Girls Dig It” program by giving six girls a glimpse of archeological activity taking place at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site.
Date Posted:
Mon, 07/30/2012
The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith is offering several non-credit classes and workshops in August and September, with the first starting on Aug. 15.
Date Posted:
Fri, 07/27/2012
Alison Litchy of Fort Smith, urban forester with the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith and the City of Fort Smith, was named 2012 Urban Forestry Professional of the Year by the Arkansas Urban Forestry Council.
Date Posted:
Fri, 07/27/2012
Guest speaker for the Aug. 19 New Student Convocation at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will be KFSM-TV news anchor Daren Bobb of Fort Smith, who has two children with UAFS connections.
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Tue, 07/24/2012
Students moving into campus housing Aug. 15-18 at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will have a bit of assistance from the Chancellor’s Move-In Crew, including the chancellor himself.
Date Posted:
Mon, 07/23/2012
Spencer Rapin will be a 10th grader at Van Buren High School this fall but he’s already working on an effort that will make him stand out when he applies for college -- volunteering at the Drennen-Scott Historic Site operated by the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Wed, 07/11/2012
​The Index of Consumer Sentiment (ICS) for the Fort Smith region edged higher for the second quarter, according to the report released July 10 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Tue, 07/10/2012
Back-to-school shoppers planning to take advantage of the Arkansas tax-free holiday in August will have two store days and an online way to take advantage of the bargain with the Lions Bookstore at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Fri, 07/06/2012
Even though fall classes don’t begin until Aug. 20, the month of July is a busy time in the Smith-Pendergraft Campus Center at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Thu, 07/05/2012
The Fort Smith regional economy continues to provide evidence of progress, according to the report released July 3 by the Center for Business Research and Economic Development at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith.
Date Posted:
Tue, 07/03/2012
Season tickets will be available until July 31 for Season of Entertainment 32, the annual entertainment extravaganza at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith that packages national touring shows with concerts and productions offered by UAFS drama and music students.
Date Posted:
Tue, 07/03/2012
Ten students from the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith and the Western Arkansas Technical Center at UAFS won medals at the 2012 SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Kansas City, Mo.
Date Posted:
Tue, 07/03/2012
Members from the Phi Beta Lambda chapter at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith won top honors at the National Phi Beta Leadership Conference held in San Antonio, Texas.
Date Posted:
Mon, 07/02/2012

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