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Conductor Announces Global Entrepreneurship Week Lineup

By News | November 8, 2017

Conductor Announces Global Entrepreneurship Week Lineup, Receives International Recognition from the Global Entrepreneurship Network. Lineup includes more than 16 events and 22 partners assembled to spur new businesses, strengthen existing businesses and inspire makers of all ages

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20th Annual Veterans Day Celebration To Be Held At UCA

By News | November 2, 2017

The University of Central Arkansas and city of Conway will host the 20th annual Veterans Day Celebration on Thursday, Nov. 9 at 1 p.m. on the lawn outside Old Main on the campus of UCA. The formal ceremony begins at 1:40 p.m. The rain location is McCastlain Ballroom.

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Conductor To Donate Entrepreneur Kid Book Sets

By News | October 30, 2017

The Conductor, a public-private partnership driving innovation and economic empowerment in Central Arkansas, is gifting a set of Entrepreneur Kid books to every elementary school in Faulkner County in a ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 1:30 p.m. in UCA’s Makerspace, Powered by the Conductor. Superintendents and principals from each of the 20 elementary schools in Faulkner County will receive the signed books during the event.


ComiConway 2017 enters sixth year

By Todd E Jones | October 27, 2017

It’s that time of year. The weather starts to get cooler (finally) and the state fair is behind us and we begin to get ready for ComiConway.

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Ancil Lea launches new book

By Todd E Jones | October 24, 2017

Veteran entrepreneur and technology consultant, Ancil Lea, has written a book about entrepreneurship and coffee. The book will be available on October 25th. The book is available from at CommonGrounds-Book.com.

Thriller in the Park

Third year for Thriller in the Park

By Todd E Jones | October 22, 2017

For the third year, Funk Fusion Company will present the Thriller in the Park event, free for kids and parents. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 31st from 6 to 8 PM at Simon Park in Downtown Conway.

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EcoFest enters its nith year

By Todd E Jones | October 11, 2017

For the eight years, Conway will host EcoFest at Laurel Park October 14, 2017, from 11 AM to 4 PM. The festival includes 9 sections which will educate and challenge event attendees.

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Conway Alliance for the Arts teams up with UCA for ArtsFest

By Todd E Jones | October 5, 2017

The University of Central Arkansas continues to be a part of ArtsFest, Conway’s yearly celebration of music, visual art, theatre, dance, creative writing and film, which will take place for one fun-filled day, Saturday, Oct. 7.