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Your gifts to Sam M. Walton College of Business have a lasting impact.  This impact is measured by the success stories of our students and alumni.


Hunter to Receive Greene Family Scholarship

Hunter to Receive Greene Family Scholarship

“My dream is to graduate with my bachelor’s degree and become a data analyst at Walmart,” said Katelyn Hunter.

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Fletchers Fund Additional Support for Entrepreneurs With Lecture Series Gift

Fletchers Fund Additional Support for Entrepreneurs With Lecture Series Gift

University of Arkansas alumnus Frank Fletcher and his wife, Judy, have committed $150,000 to the Walton College  to create the Frank and Judy Fletcher Distinguished Lecture Series in Entrepreneurship.

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Myers Joins Walton Development Team

Myers Joins Walton Development Team

Wren Myers is joining the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas as assistant director of development.

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Three Walton Students Awarded Fleischer Scholarships

Three Walton Students Awarded Fleischer Scholarships

Three freshmen – Hailye Williams, Alyssa Bradford and Madison Holmes – have been awarded $10,000 scholarships, renewable for four years, to attend the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas through the Fleischer Scholars Program.

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Brewer Family Entrepreneurship Hub to Open Sept. 29

Brewer Family Entrepreneurship Hub to Open Sept. 29

The Entrepreneurship Hub will feature regular programming for students and alumni, including invited guest lectures and networking luncheons, as well as office hours provided by experts in fields such as marketing, design, accounting and law.

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Gosain Establishes Technology Accelerator Internship

Gosain Establishes Technology Accelerator Internship

Hemant Gosain “Sunny,” chairman and chief executive officer of Omniquo Inc., has established an internship to support work on next-generation technology at the McMillon Innovation Studio.

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Fletchers Fuel Entrepreneurial Spirit With Creation of S.A.K.E. Fund

Fletchers Fuel Entrepreneurial Spirit With Creation of S.A.K.E. Fund

Alumnus Frank Fletcher and his wife, Judy, are providing $600,000 to establish the Frank and Judy Fletcher S.A.K.E. Fund in the Sam M. Walton College of Business.

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Alumna Honors Father’s Teaching Legacy with Gift

Alumna Honors Father’s Teaching Legacy with Gift

An emeritus faculty member’s legacy in the Walton College is being recognized with a $50,000 contribution from his daughter.

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EPIC Spotlight: Rachel Dukes

EPIC Spotlight: Rachel Dukes

Living in the Dallas bedroom community of Grand Prairie, Rachel felt it was time to pursue the discipline at a university beyond the Texas border.

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EPIC Spotlight: Rachel Mooreland

EPIC Spotlight: Rachel Mooreland

One summer while in high school, Rachel Mooreland traveled from her Bartlesville, Oklahoma, home to attend a summer program at the University of Arkansas.

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Leaning In with Scholarship, Fellowship and Mentorship

Leaning In with Scholarship, Fellowship and Mentorship

Three graduate students received $10,000 each for their academic or entrepreneur pursuits and may participate in a scholar network of some 80 women around the world.

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EPIC Spotlight: John Erck

EPIC Spotlight: John Erck

“It’s a professional environment, but it’s definitely a family atmosphere.” John Erck Senior Director of Development and External Relations Office of External Relations John Erck knows about building from the ground up. For the past three years, from the time it was in the planning phase, Erck worked hard to secure funding for a state-of-the-art, … Continue reading EPIC Spotlight: John Erck

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