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Walton College Information Technology Research Institute

The Information Technology Research Institute will advance the state of research and practice in the development and use of information technology for enhancing the performance of individuals and organizations, provide a forum for multi-disciplinary work on issues related to information technology, promote student interest in the study of information technology, and facilitate the exchange of information between the academic and business communities.

Upcoming Events

NCWIT Aspirations In Computing Award- Application "Deadline" Sunday, November 2, 2014

NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Award


2nd Girls in IT- Wednesday,†November 19, 2014, 9:00 - 2:00 pm

Hotels of Northwest Arkansas

Check out the Sit With Me Campaign video from the 2013 Women in IT Conference!

  • Annual Walton College Block Party Aug. 27
    The Sam M. Walton College of Business is hosting its 22nd annual Walton College Block Party from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Shollmier Plaza, to welcome students to campus.
  • Campbell Named Walton College Employee of the Year
    Jason Campbell, human resource manager, has been named employee of the year by the Sam M. Walton College of Business. Campbell received the award after being named Walton College employee of the fourth quarter.
  • AT&T Gift Benefits Information Technology Talent
    AT&T is contributing $20,000 to the University of Arkansas in support of the Technology Awareness Program, or TAP, which seeks to increase the number of minority students entering the university who wish to pursue a degree in information technology. The program is housed in the Walton College under the direction of Barbara Lofton, director of the office of diversity and inclusion, and runs annually in the summer.

Upcoming Events:

Fall Business Career Fair: Tuesday, September 30,†2014

STEM Career Fair: Wednesday, October 1, 2014

IT Executive Forum: Thursday, October 2, 2014

New Working Papers Available

Information Technology Research Institute
227 N Harmon Ave., Ste. 404
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 575-5291  p
(479) 575-3460  f