KUAF Community Spotlight Series

Weekdays at 6:30 and 8:30 a.m., noon, 4:18, and 7 p.m.
  • Hosted by Pete Hartman

Locally produced segments highlighting a variety of non-profit organizations and topics.

Organizations have included:
The Peace at Home Family Shelter, The Poetry Minute, The Extension's Water Connect, The Archeology Minute and The Disability Minute.

Ways to Connect

Sunday, March 4th, the Northwest Arkansas chapter of Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families will host its 17th annual Soup Sunday. The event will feature soups from more than 30 local restaurants, music and a live and silent auction. Tickets are $25 for general admission, $10 for children age 5 to 17 and free for children under 5-years-old.

Patty Williams, co-leader of Compassion Fayetteville's Black History Month celebration, talks with Pete Hartman about this month's events and why she believes it is important for everyone, regardless of race, to participate in Black History Month. Listen to the full conversation above. 

University of Arkansas

Ahead of the University of Arkansas Department of Anthropology open house this Thursday, professors Kathy Koziol and Jamie Brandon each joined Pete Hartman in the Nancy Blair Operations studio to go in-depth on anthropology. 

Community Spotlight: Anthropolgy Open House

Feb 12, 2018

Have you ever wanted to unravel the mysteries of our past? To dig through ancient ruins? To crack a whip like Indiana Jones? 

Okay, the Indiana Jones stuff might not happen, but the University of Arkansas Department of Anthropology has an opportunity for all the wannabe archeologists and explorers out there.

With temperatures steadily dropping, most Arkansans are retreating indoors for the winter. Still, the Natural state never runs out of activities, even in chilly conditions. And, as Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette outdoor reporter Flip Putthoff explains, fishing is one of the best reasons to step outside this winter.