Reimagined Arkansas Arts Center Revealed

LITTLE ROCK – Transformational changes are coming to the Arkansas Arts Center, Executive Director Todd Herman announced Tuesday. Alongside architect Jeanne Gang of Studio Gang and landscape architect Kate Orff of SCAPE, Herman presented a striking architectural design that strengthens the connections between the visual and performing arts in an inclusive space that welcomes a…

Obesity in Arkansas: A Call to Action

By Joe Thompson, MD, MPH President and CEO, Arkansas Center for Health Improvement A recent study contains some alarming statistics: America’s death rate is declining more slowly than in years past, and more slowly in comparison to the death rates of other wealthy nations. The study suggests this is due, in part, to rising obesity…

Save the Date for Diamond Chef Arkansas

The University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech Foundation is preparing for its 11th year of food, fun and fierce competition. The 2018 Diamond Chef Arkansas event will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 19 at the UA – Pulaski Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute. Each year, some of Arkansas’ finest chefs…