Month: March 2023

Earth Month Events at CALS (save the planet and your wallet)

April 22 is Earth day, but at CALS, we like to go all in and claim April as Earth Month. We’ve rounded up all the programs going on across the system and put them into one handy place. Celebrate with events all month long and find out how you can make an impact all year.

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Biblio is Back!

What is BiblioCommons? 

BiblioCommons is the catalog that we previously used (from October 2015– September 2022), before switching to Vega Discover. We made the switch to Vega because of the opportunities for customization and integration. Unfortunately, this suite of programs is still in beta testing and after launching,

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Author talk with Allison Larkin

We had the pleasure of sitting down [virtually] with Allison Larkin, and discussing her most recent book, The People We Keep. CALS: For anyone not familiar with your work, how would you describe your books?  Allison: There’s some difference in tone in the books I wrote as Allie Larkin and my writing as Allison Larkin,

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Reflecting on AmeriCorps

By Tamika Keener  


In November 2021, I began serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA with the Rock It! Lab. Rock It! Lab supports entrepreneurs from under-resourced communities in Central Arkansas, and my research project as a VISTA explored how other organizations successfully integrate groups with varying language,

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What are you reading, Luke Underwood?

Tell us about yourself:

I was born & raised in Central Arkansas. I spent a few years in Memphis in public accounting before moving back to Little Rock to enter the insurance industry. My wife Juliana, and both of my two boys, Anderson and Simon love reading.

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