Wichita Homeschool Wins Frontier Trails BEST
Over 20 teams braved the cold weather and icy roads to compete in the Frontier Trails BEST Regional Robotics Competition held Dec. 6-7 at the Fort Smith Convention Center, in which Wichita Homeschool of Wichita, Kan., took top honors.
Political Workshop Sets Jan. 10 Deadline
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith Political Science Department will host a workshop titled "So You Want to Get Elected" Jan. 24-25 at The Blue Lion at UAFS Downtown, with a registration deadline of Jan. 10.
Horn to Serve as Commencement Speaker
Dr. Paul B. Beran, chancellor at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, has asked R. Mark Horn, vice chancellor for university relations, to serve as guest speaker for the Dec. 11 fall commencement exercises, making the event one of the last official speaking opportunities for Horn before he retires on June 30.
Important: Final Exam Schedule Changes
The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has postponed final exams beginning at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, through all day Friday, Dec. 6, due to approaching severe weather in the Fort Smith area.
DSHS Serves as Backdrop for Film
The Drennen-Scott Historic Site will be featured in a movie currently being filmed that chronicles the history of a historical venue in downtown Van Buren.