The third annual Walton Study Abroad Instagram Photo Contest has announced its winners for this year! Early this semester, Walton students who studied abroad in 2017 were encouraged to enter their pictures to the categories of Local People, Culture, Hogs Abroad, Places, and Historic of the photo contest to be featured on Instagram.
The many submissions were voted on by Instagram followers and the most-liked photos were passsed on to a faculty round of judging. Thank you from the Global Engagement Office to all who submitted photos and participated in this year’s contest! Congratulations to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners!
To view all the submissions to the contest, check out the Walton Study Abroad Instagram (@walton_studyabroad) and maybe they will encourage you to study abroad in the near future!
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. Continue reading Three Walton Students Awarded Fleischer Scholarships
Students from the U of A attended the 2017 Enactus National Competition in Kansas City to network, brainstorm project ideas and create partnerships with students from other colleges and universities. Continue reading Students Attend 2017 Enactus National Competition
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Three Walton College students have been elected as Associated Student Government officials for the 2015-16 academic year. Elections were conducted March 9-12 and have been certified by the ASG Judiciary.
Continue reading Three From Walton College Elected to ASG Leadership Roles
Autumn Parker, associate director for undergraduate recruitment, and Barbara Lofton, director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, have announced the 27 members of the 2014-2015 Dean’s Student Advisory Board for Walton.
Continue reading 27 Named to the Walton Dean’s Student Advisory Board
Will Gilbrech, a Walton graduate and one of the inaugural class of Arkansas Fellows, is featured in a new video about his work at DataRank.
The Arkansas Fellowship program pairs graduating college seniors from state schools with Arkansas-based host companies for two-year internships that will pay an annual salary of $40,000.
Continue reading Gilbrech Featured in Arkansas Fellowship Video