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UCA & Metova announce apprenticeship

UCA & Metova Announce Apprenticeship Program

The University of Central Arkansas Division of Outreach and Community Engagement, the Arkansas Coding Academy, the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services and U.S. Department of Labor announced the state’s first Information Technology Based Registered Apprenticeship Program at UCA.

Startup Grind

July Startup Grind to feature Rush Harding

The successful business professional fireside chat Startup Grind Central Arkansas will feature Rush Harding on Thursday, July 20, 2017, at The Cave on the campus of UCA. The doors open at 5:00 PM with the chat starting at 6:00 PM. Networking over Tacos4Life will take place from 5-6 PM. Rush Harding Rush F. Harding, III graduated from …

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Kim Lane and Christina Madsen

Christina Madsen shares wisdom with Startup Grind crowd

Christina Madsen, the Associate VP for Communications, Public Relations and Marketing at the University of Central Arkansas was the guest at Startup Grind Central Arkansas on Wednesday, June 28th at The Cave on the campus of UCA. Conductor Chief Operating Officer and Startup Grind Central Arkansas founder Kim Lane hosts the events each month with a …

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Young Professionals of Conway launch with a party

The Young Professionals of Conway (YPC) launched with a party on Tuesday night, June 27th at Fat Daddy’s in downtown Conway. The meeting was a chance for the newly established organization and its leaders to meet with prospective members. The group listened to a short message on career development from new CEO Bret Carroll. According to …

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1 Million Cups Conway

Conductor launches 1 Million Cups

Conway’s entrepreneur organization, Conductor, launched another program this past week with the addition of 1 Million Cups. 1 Million Cups is a global program sponsored by the Kaufman Foundation. The event features networking and a short presentation by a local entrepreneur. The first 1 Million Cups in Conway was held at the brand new facility …

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Entrepreneur Kid launches Kickstarter

Conway designer Li Zeng has teamed up with entrepreneur and journalist Erica Swallow to create a book series highlighting problem-solving skills of kids. Zeng and Swallow recently launched their Kickstarter Campaign for Entrepreneur Kid. The two professionals have been working for several months including trips to meet each of their four kid entrepreneurs. Written by …

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The Conductor, Junior Achievement of Arkansas Partner to Create Opportunities for Youth Entrepreneurs

CONWAY, ARK (MARCH 3, 2017): The Conductor and Junior Achievement of Arkansas today announced a partnership to create programming that will equip K-12 students with expertise in entrepreneurship, innovative thinking, financial literacy and intrapersonal skills, and will catalyze multi-generational collisions among students, mentors and collegiate faculty members. All of the programming offered by the partnership …

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Coffee for a Cause at Round Mountain Coffee

Coffee for a Cause is a night for Conway to come together for coffee, dessert, and live music, all in support of international missions. The event will take place at Round Mountain Coffee. Artists featured include Tiffany Lee, Brother Bera, and Amanda Trice. $15 cover charge includes one drip coffee or espresso drink, and one dessert. …

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