Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core components of the mission, vision, and values of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service.
Lydia Grate has been announced as a member of the 2020 B.A. EmpowHER cohort, a program created by the B.A. Women's Alliance for women who are bold, unapologetic, and ready to spark change. Thirty-nine women from across the country were chosen for the 2020 program.
Dr. Charlotte L. Williams, Professor and Director of the Center on Community Philanthropy at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, has co-authored the research article, “Race and Racism as Structural Determinants for Emergency and Recovery Response in the Aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in Puerto Rico.”
One of the unique experiences provided by the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service is the International Public Service Project (IPSP). Each summer, students travel across the world to partner with organizations on field service projects, applying lessons learned in the classroom to real-world challenges.
Allison Hite (‘15) is the creator of Never, Ever Give Up – CLE, a storytelling project launched in 2018 that has evolved from a social media presence, to a public art installation, and now a book set for release in July.
Andrea Zekis (’20) has been announced as the Interim Executive Director of Lucie’s Place, a nonprofit focused on LGBTQ youth homelessness in central Arkansas.
Alex Tingquist (’20) is working as the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) Administrator for Pulaski County Community Services.
University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service faculty member Nichola Driver’s research article with S. Alexandra Marshall and M. Kathryn Allison from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences titled, “Attitudes towards contraception: focus groups with Arkansas teenagers and parents,” has been published online before print in the peer-reviewed journal Sex Education.
Leslie Parker (Dierks, Ark.) has been awarded a National Security Education Program (NSEP) David L. Boren Fellowship to study in Brazil starting in February 2021.
The Clinton School Speaker Series not only enhances the education of Clinton School students, but also provides a venue for the public to engage in intellectual discussions on the issues of the day.