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Rutherford to Take Part in AmeriCorps Opening Day
Rutherford to Take Part in AmeriCorps Opening Day

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.

McCarthy to Teach at Clinton School in Spring 2020
McCarthy to Teach at Clinton School in Spring 2020

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.

Rutherford to Take Part in Senior Expo Discussion Panel
Rutherford to Take Part in Senior Expo Discussion Panel

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).

Driver Named Faculty Director for Office of Community Engagement
Driver Named Faculty Director for Office of Community Engagement

Dr. Nichola Driver has been announced as the new Faculty Director for the Office of Community Engagement. Driver, who joined the Clinton School faculty in July 2018 as a professor for Field Research Methods and Program Evaluation, will provide leadership and strategic vision for the Office of Community Engagement.

Rutherford Inducted into Boys State Hall of Fame
Rutherford Inducted into Boys State Hall of Fame

James L. “Skip” Rutherford III, Dean of the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, was inducted into the Arkansas Boys State Hall of Fame on Friday. The induction ceremony was held on the University of Central Arkansas campus in Conway.

Standerfer Recognized as Outstanding UA Little Rock Alumni
Standerfer Recognized as Outstanding UA Little Rock Alumni

UA Little Rock has named University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Associate Professor Christina Standerfer the recipient of its Outstanding Alumni “Making a Difference” Award.

Rutherford to Deliver Remarks for Graves of Arkansas Governors Project Program
Rutherford to Deliver Remarks for Graves of Arkansas Governors Project Program

University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service Dean James L. “Skip” Rutherford III will deliver remarks as part of the project’s welcome event on Monday, May 6, at 11 a.m. in the Riverfront Room at the Old State House.

Standerfer Receives Emeritus Status; Will Deliver 2019 Commencement Address
Standerfer Receives Emeritus Status; Will Deliver 2019 Commencement Address

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees recently named Dr. Christina Standerfer Professor Emeritus of Communication. Her emeritus status is effective July 1, 2019.

DiPippa Publishes Two Law Review Articles on Access to Justice
DiPippa Publishes Two Law Review Articles on Access to Justice

Two articles focusing on access to justice, written by University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service faculty member John DiPippa, have been published in law reviews.

Clinton School Speaker Series
Inspiring Ideas Into Action.

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.