• Visiting professor hosts ethics panel

By Taylor Klusman The Razorback Reporter The civilian disconnect that veterans face after they are hired raises challenges in the workplace, according to a study commissioned by Blue Star Families (BSF), an organization that advocates for veterans. BSF conducts a yearly survey featuring Military Family Lifestyle results and organizes the information gathered into various public […]

UA: Applications from international students down this year

By Taylor Klusman The Razorback Reporter The UofA has seen a decrease in applications from international students this year, a trend shared by many other universities across the nation. The first early admissions letters for the freshman class of 2022 have been sent to numerous accepted students, but the most recent travel ban went into […]

By the People: Designing a Better America

By Veronica Torres The Razorback Reporter Design can influence everyday life through transportation and environmental sectors in a positive or negative way. The Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design brought the exhibit “By the People: Designing a Better America” from the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum. This exhibit shows designers making influences throughout communities […]

Day of the Dead Celebration Honors Deceased, Oppressed

By Andrea Johnson The Razorback Reporter Nearly 400 people marched in Springdale early this month to commemorate immigrants who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border. So far this year an estimated 318 have died, according to Missing Migrants Project data. Between Oct. 1, 2014 and Sept. 30, 2016, 573 people died at the U.S.-Mexico […]

Unemployed veterans finding jobs as more businesses pledge to hire

By Taylor Klusman The Razorback Reporter More than 18,400 of veterans who reside in Arkansas are living in poverty. According to the Veterans Data Central website, the unemployment rate in 2016 ranged from 1.8 to 7.6 percent, ensuring that Arkansas’s 3.1 percent was relatively low when compared to other states. “Among the 453,000 unemployed veterans […]