Assistant Professor Robert Richards recently presented a refereed paper entitled "Discussion-Based Social Change: An Account of Basic Individual-Level Change Mechanisms," at the 2019 National Communication Association annual convention in Baltimore, Md.
Assistant Professor Nichola Driver recently delivered a presentation at the 49th Arkansas Sociological and Anthropological Association’s Annual Meeting at UA Little Rock. Driver’s presentation reflected the findings from a research paper written with second-year student Megan Grubb, “Food Insecurity Among U.S. Hispanics/Latinx: Evidence from the Fragile Families & Childhood Wellbeing Study.”
Students, alumni, faculty, and staff of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service participated in Impact the Rock, a Day of Unity and Service on Saturday, November 16. Service efforts included volunteer work with the Little Rock Zoo, Tree Streets, St. Joseph Center of Arkansas, and the inaugural Public Service Academy.
Dean James L. “Skip” Rutherford III and graduates Kelly Ford Fleming (‘13) and Marquita Little Numan (‘09) were honored as members of the Arkansas 250, the annual look from Arkansas Business at the people who shape the way Arkansans live, learn, and do business.
James L. “Skip” Rutherford III will be the keynote speaker for the opening session of the 74th annual Arkansas Human Services Employees Association Conference in Little Rock on Thursday, October 24 at the Embassy Suites in Little Rock.
Chul Park, Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, presented his research at the 2019 Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA) Conference on Thursday, October 17. The annual conference, held this year in Los Angeles, Calif., aims to improve public service education around the world.
Clinton School Dean James L. “Skip” Rutherford III will deliver the welcoming at AmeriCorps Opening Day on Friday, October 4. The event will start at 10 a.m. at the Clinton School of Public Service.
Timothy Patrick McCarthy, an award-winning scholar and educator, public servant, and social justice activist who has taught on the faculty at Harvard University since 2005, will teach “The Theory and Practice of Global Development” at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service during the Spring 2020 semester.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Senior Expo, set for Saturday, September 14, will include a panel discussion with Clinton School Dean James L. “Skip” Rutherford III along with John Brummett (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette), Arkansas Senator Missy Thomas Irvin, and Sylvester Smith (National Federation of Independent Business/Arkansas) with moderator Rex Nelson (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette).
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.