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  1. NMSU-A Presidential candidate meets communityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Alamogordo Daily News

    Dr. Steve Rook is one of three candidates competing for the New Mexico State University-Alamogordo president's position. Rook is from Arkansas and has 26 years experience in higher education administration, 14 of those as a senior administrator at Rich Mountain Community College in Mena, Arkansas.

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  2. Wiedower accepts position at UALRRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Courier

    Russellville head basketball coach Steve Wiedower told his players after practice the truth - he had recently accepted an assistant coaching position at the University of Arkansas Little Rock under Joe Foley. "There was a lot of sadness," Wiedower admitted.

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  3. Arkansas Governor Signs Legislation Granting In-State TuitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Newswise

    Two University of Arkansas at Little Rock students and their advisor recently attended the signing of a bill into law that entitles military and their dependents in-state tuition, regardless of residence. Tanya Dent-Lemley, president of UALR Students Affected by the Military and David Carnahan, vice president of SAM, joined UALR Military Ombudsman Kathy Oliverio and others for the bill's signing on April 9. SAM The bill became Act 1266 after it was signed into law by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson.

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  4. Sowing seeds of sculptureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | NWAonline

    Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Lorri Acott is a sculptor from Colorado.

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  5. Arkansas' Impending ShortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Arkansas state public pension system has six different plans, the largest two of which represent 90 percent of the active members and more than 85 percent of total pension funds.

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  6. Supporters of Youth Home shell out $130,000 at eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Arkansas Online

    Youth Home's Eggshibition at the Jack Stephens Center at University of Arkansas at Little Rock is the event where local artists and celebrities transform large plaster eggs into creative masterpieces for ticket holders to bid on.

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  7. Choosing to Excel honors graduates, visits D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Choosing to Excel proudly announced that five seniors from the Leadership Team - a group of eighth- through twelfth-grade students who chose to be leaders and role models among their peers - are graduating and going off to pursue college or the military.

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  8. Roddick Ties Sampras Mark In Winning PowerShares Series Title In Little RockRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | World Tennis Magazine

    Andy Roddick won his fifth title on the 2015 PowerShares Series title Friday defeating John McEnroe 6-3 in the one-set final of the Champions Cup at the Jack Stephens Center at the University of Arkansas - Little Rock. With Roddick's fifth tournament win on the 2015 PowerShares Series, he equals the Pete Sampras mark for most PowerShares Series titles won in a year with five.

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  9. Silverpoint artist Susan Schwalb at UALR tonight, April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Arkansas Times

    Susan Schwalb , who is credited with a renaissance in silverpoint and who was an inspiration to Arkansas silverpoint artist Marjorie Williams-Smith , will give a talk tonight at 6 p.m. in the Fine Arts Building of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. And thanks to sponsorship by the Windgate Foundation , Arkansas artists will get the opportunity to take workshop with Schwalb for free from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 18 .

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  10. College football rivalries influenced by competition for resourcesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Science Daily

    A new study of intercollegiate football rivalries suggests that competition for scarce resources influences fan opinions. The researchers found that geographic proximity and a shared history of comparable success determine rivalrous and sometimes hostile feelings.

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  11. Kansas search update: UALR's Joe Foley and Wichita State's Jody Adams are in final mixRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Swish Appeal

    Yesterday, there was a report that Stephen F. Austin's Brandon Schneider interviewed for the vacant Kansas post. Well today, there is a new report confirming what sources have told Swish Appeal, that the other two finalists are Joe Foley from Arkansas Little-Rock and Wichita State's Jody Adams.

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  12. If UAB can't stay in Conference USA, who could take them in?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Business Journal

    The University of Alabama at Birmingham will find out its Conference USA fate in June , when the conference's executive committee meets in Dallas to decide if its bylaws will be amended to allow schools without football programs to remain as members. But if Conference USA kicks UAB out - keeping in mind that it's still possible football could return after 2015 - where will the Blazers land? The answer is most likely in one of the following mid-majors.

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  13. No. 18 Missouri baseball's midweek struggles continue in loss to Arkansas-Little RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Missourian

    Missouri pitcher Andrew Schwaab throws the ball to University of Arkansas at Little Rock center fielder Drew Merten during the baseball game Tuesday at Taylor Stadium. The Trojans beat the Tigers 4-3.

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  14. UALR shoots, scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Arkansas Online

    Taste of Little Rock just keeps getting bigger and better. The main fundraising event of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Alumni Association has changed over the last few years, away from featuring international cuisine to focusing on the flavors of local restaurants.

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  15. Missouri baseball beats Tennessee for 4th SEC series winRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 11 | Missourian

    The victory victory marked the Tigers' fourth conference series win, the most in a single season since joining the Southeastern Conference. Missouri (24-12, 10-5 SEC) return to Columbia for a five-game homestand this week, starting with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Tuesday.

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  16. Anarchy of 'religious liberty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Lamar Daily News

    It's a good thing Americans have no serious problems, because the time and energy we expend fighting over symbolic issues could become a problem. Sure, symbols can be important.

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  17. Arkansas home sales climb 9% in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | NWAonline

    Arkansas home sales jumped 9 percent in February compared with February last year, the sixth straight monthly improvement, the Arkansas Realtors Association said Friday. Home sales also have been improving nationally, said Michael Pakko, chief economist at the Institute for Economic Advancement at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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  18. BRIEF: Former JC men's hoops coach named as head coach at Angelo StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | NewsOK.com

    Former Jacksonville College head men's basketball coach Patrick Henry "Cinco" Boone has been named to the same position at Angelo State University . Boone has served the past two seasons as associate head coach at Angelo St. and has had an instrumental part in the Rams going 47-15 during that time span.

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  19. Another view: The anarchy of 'religious liberty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Evening Sun

    It's a good thing Americans have no serious problems, because the time and energy we expend fighting over symbolic issues could become a problem. Sure, symbols can be important.

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  20. College Basketball: Angelo State's Petree resigns after two seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | NewsOK.com

    After two seasons as the head coach of the Angelo State women's basketball team, Cayla Petree has resigned to accept the same position with South Plains College in Levelland, according to sources close to ASU's program. Petree went 23-31 with the Rambelles, including a 9-18 overall record last year with a 4-12 mark in Lone Star Conference play.

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