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Lions Find Love at UAFS

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith gathered together generations of our Lion Love Stories. Dedicated to the students who met in our Westark Community College days and the university as it is known today.

February 14, 2022
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University Reorganizes for Efficiency

In April 2021, UAFS Chancellor Dr. Terisa Riley announced the culmination of months of research, discussion, and discovery: A realignment in university structure meant to streamline operations and yield $1.2 million in annual savings or new revenue.

February 14, 2022
Coach Whorton and his championship team
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University Bids Farewell to Whorton

In December, Lions across the country, especially women’s basketball fans, said goodbye to the man who put “winningest” in their vocabulary.

February 14, 2022
Three university staff members sit on a campus bench surrounded by trees during the fall.
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Smith Heads Alumni Engagement

When Alumni Director Rick Goins retired at the end of June 2021, he knew he was leaving the office in capable hands: Alumni Assistant Director Jasmine Smith stepped seamlessly into his role. Smith also serves as director of annual giving.

February 14, 2022
UAFS graduate in cap and gown smiling
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Choosing Life and Happiness

Haylie Sigmon’s life could have easily gone in a different direction. As a child, she was shuttled from home to home, too often finding herself in abusive situations. A perceptive child, she realized early that she would never find stability beyond...

February 14, 2022

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