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Dental Hygiene Chairs are Installed
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Dental Hygiene Clinic Sits Pretty in 2021 Thanks to Grants

Patients at the UAFS Dental Hygiene Clinic will be sitting pretty this year, thanks to two grants totaling $50,000 from Delta Dental of Arkansas.

September 30, 2021
Students study in the UAFS campus center

Dr. Blake Johnson Named Assistant Provost for Student Success

Dr. Blake Johnson has been named Assistant Provost for Student Success and Retention at the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith following a national search. He will begin his role Oct. 18. The position was created after a year-long institutional...

September 27, 2021
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Hispanic Heritage Month Kicks Off at UAFS

This Wednesday, the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith will begin a month-long slate of events celebrating Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 through October 15. The events, which include a nacho bar and salsa dancing...

September 26, 2021
Claire Hollenbeck from the Speaker's Balcony
SpotlightsFeaturedBusiness and Industry

Hollenbeck Experiences DC Through Prestigious Internship

Although many UAFS students will have internships this summer, Claire Hollenbeck says hers is a true gem. “I think it’s one of the coolest internships out there,” she confided. Hollenbeck, who expects to graduate with a bachelor’s degree...

September 17, 2021
The UAFS campus green

UAFS To Host Inaugural White Coat Ceremony

The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith will host its inaugural White Coat Ceremony for nursing students on Sept. 2 at Eastside Baptist Church in Fort Smith.

September 17, 2021
ROTC members in their camouflage.

UAFS Earns Military Friendly Designation

The University of Arkansas – Fort Smith announced today that it has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly School designation from Viqtory Media, earning a place as one of 747 schools, colleges, and universities in the United States awarded the...

September 16, 2021
Student gather under red fall leaves

Campus Upgrades Progress at UAFS

Drivers on Grand Avenue have had a front-row seat to some of the most visible improvements on the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith campus this summer, but there is plenty more going on than meets the eye. Summer is always a busy time for UAFS...

August 20, 2021
UAFS Summer Bridge Students Pose for a photo
SpotlightsArts and Sciences

UAFS Concludes First Summer Bridge Program

Students who participated in the University of Arkansas - Fort Smith’s first Summer Bridge in English program praised the program and the people they met through it.

August 20, 2021
Students move boxes during UAFS move in day
AdmissionsFeaturedNewsStudent Life

2021 Move In Held August 19-21

University of Arkansas - Fort Smith students will begin moving into campus housing this Thursday, August 19, and continue through August 21.

August 17, 2021
The Bakery district in downtown Fort Smith
FeaturedNewsBusiness and Industry

Sabo to Lead ASBTDC at The Bakery

The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith has a new resource for small businesses and entrepreneurs in the Arkansas River Valley. The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC)’s Fort Smith office is officially open after...

August 02, 2021

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