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  • Student LULAC Group Serves Latino Community

    • 03.21.2018
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    March 16, 2018 | The UAMS branch of the League of United Latin American Citizens isn’t wasting time making a difference. The student-run group, founded in November by Santiago and Basilia Gonzalez (both second year medical students) has already recruited over 30 members from all ethnic backgrounds belonging to the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, […]

  • US Supreme Court and Holistic Admissions

    • 05.11.2016
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    By: Billy Thomas, MD, MPH I recently participated in the first in a series of meetings in which 174 students will be selected to fill the next freshman class of the UAMS College of Medicine. The agenda and content were the same as usual, but given the current degree of national social unrest, I felt […]

  • UAMS Celebrates Black History

    • 03.24.2015
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    African-American heritage and tradition was celebrated at UAMS on March 12 at its annual Black History Month event.

  • UAMS Welcomes Students for Inaugural Diversity Day

    • 03.10.2015
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    UAMS welcomed about 100 college students to campus Feb. 27 for its first Diversity Day.

  • UAMS Celebrates King’s Legacy

    • 01.30.2015
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    In its commemoration of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., UAMS looked to the performing talents of high school students and the words and remembrances of several employees to help honor and celebrate the civil rights leader.

  • Civil Rights Advocates in Healthcare Honored

    • 11.5.2014
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  • Nigerian Twins Choose UAMS to Fulfill Dream

    • 09.4.2014
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  • Bank of America $22,000 Goes for Diversity Outreach

    • 07.17.2014
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  • Center for Diversity Affairs Welcomes Nationally Known Physicist

    • 05.14.2014
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    Dec. 9, 2011 | The UAMS Center for Diversity Affairs hosted nationally known physicist Kennedy Reed, Ph.D., at a Nov. 18 reception where he talked of his work to bring more advanced engineering technology to underdeveloped countries in Africa. Reed, a theoretical physicist at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, spoke that day at the second annual […]

  • Summer Students Explore Diversity of Health Professions

    • 05.14.2014
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    une 27, 2012 | “How many of you know someone who snores?” asked respiratory therapist Tonya Cook. The arms of nearly all 105 students in the Summer Science Discovery Program and Youth Enrichment Summer (Y.E.S.) Camp shot into the air. Cook explained one of the many roles of a respiratory therapist is working in a sleep lab […]