UACCB - News

A photo of Ricki Gilbert
November 30, 2018

When the opportunity to intern with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture Cooperative Extension Service presented itself this summer, Ricki Gilbert rolled up her sleeves and dug right in.

A photo of Abby Summers holding her scholarship award certificate
November 30, 2018

Abby Summers began writing short stories when she was 7 years old, but her passion for writing intensified when she was diagnosed with Type I diabetes at age 14. At that point, writing became an escape from the reality of living with an autoimmune disease.

A photo of Kristina Balentine with KAIT meteorologist Rachel Coulter
October 31, 2018

When Kristina Balentine received an assignment to write a paper about her hero, she did not choose a movie star or professional athlete like some of her classmates at Hillcrest Elementary School. She chose Jim Cantore, storm chaser and meteorologist with The Weather Channel.

August 31, 2018

UACCB will host a Constitution Day event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. September 17 in the banquet hall in Independence Hall. Guest speakers are scheduled to speak from 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Free pizza and salad will be served from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. This is a come-and-go event for all students, faculty, and staff...

A photo of Dr. Donna Ignatavicius with UACCB nursing faculty
August 31, 2018

Beginning in the fall 2019 semester, the registered nursing program at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will adopt a new curriculum focused on teaching students broad concepts of patient care rather than content memorization.