Arkansas Education

LRU Alumni
10:26 pm
Mon September 26, 2011

Little Rock University Alumni Come Back To UALR

Alfred Williams at KUAR studio.
Credit Malcolm Glover

State-of-the-art science facilities, new dorms, and the construction of a $13 million student services center are just some of the noteworthy changes on the campus of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

For over 80 years, the institution’s alumni have witnessed similar transformations and some of them will return to UALR this weekend to reconnect with former classmates, remember shared experiences, and reunite with an Alma matter that once carried a different name.

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music education
11:10 pm
Tue July 28, 2009

The Pied Piper of Arkansas

William “Woodpecker” Worden at the Little Rock Farmer's Market.
Credit Malcolm Glover

William "Woodpecker" Worden is a modern-day Pied Piper, but instead of leading local children astray, his flute playing and music mentoring helps many youngsters realize their untapped potential.

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