UofA Adds Bilingual Staff to Increase Latino Enrollment

By Sarah Villegas LEMKE NEWSROOM UA Latino enrollment has steadily increased in the past 10 years, and the office for diversity affairs implemented a new office to meet the needs of Hispanic students on campus and in northwest Arkansas. The bilingual staff at La Oficina Latina is a UA first, said Brande Flack-Armstrong, assistant director […]

UA Faculty, Staff and Students Fight Against National Obesity Among College Campuses

By Sarah Villegas LEMKE NEWSROOM The South ranked as the fattest region in the United States with 29.5 percent of the population considered obese, according to a report by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Arkansas was the eighth fattest state with 30.9 percent of residents considered obese, making the state one of […]