Feature: 2016 AY’s Powerful Women

The iconic forward-thinking First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “No woman can really reach a place of recognition unless she has actually earned that place.” Photography by Lily Darragh / Shot on location at The Studios at Bespoke Media, Little Rock   [dropcap]Each[/dropcap] March, AY recognizes the contributions, talents and tenacity of several of Arkansas’…

Good Will: Keeping the Arts Alive

Children who partake in the arts experience many benefits. Not only does this participation instill confidence, but being involved in the arts also improves a child’s cognitive learning, decision-making, math and motor skills and offers outlets for positive self-expression. Photography courtesy of Janet Warlick   [dropcap]With[/dropcap] public school budget cuts, unfortunately, arts programs often are…