Richard E. Harper, Ed.D

Richard E. Harper, EdD “The time is always right to do what is right.” — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dean of Students, University of Arkansas at Little Rock Born in Austin, Texas; Moved to Arkansas in 1994, but calls North Little Rock home Samantha’s Tap Room Old Fashioned Richard Harper is a higher education…

The Pink Pandemic: Breast Cancer Screenings Down Sharply During COVID-19 Era

The Pink Pandemic: Breast Cancer Screenings Down Sharply During COVID-19 Era   In the year 2020, the year nobody will soon forget, “coronavirus,” “coronavirus update” and “coronavirus symptoms” were three of the most searched topics on Google. The pandemic, still to this day, has dominated almost every conversation and news headline and has lived at…

Made in Arkansas: With AR-T’s, Justin Sharp Makes Unique, Arkansas-Inspired T-Shirts

Happy Friday!   For this week’s Made in Arkansas, AY About You is featuring AR-T’s, a Little Rock-based screen printer that specializes in Arkansas-inspired t-shirts.    Justin Sharp thought about opening a t-shirt business for years before starting AR-T’s in February 2016. “I played around with the idea in college with a friend,” says Sharp.…