Spring 2013 Commencement
- A record number of students - approximately 3,700 - graduated from the University of Arkansas this May.
- Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli and Arkansas businessman and philanthropist Lee Bodenhamer received honorary degrees and were featured speakers.
2013 Towers of Old Main
- Wallace W. and Jama M. Fowler and Fred W. and the late Mary B. Smith were recognized as Chancellor's Medal recipients for rendering extraordinary service to higher education and society-at-large.
- Over 300 guests attended the event, where the program of note was Nanotechnology and the role it plays in our everyday lives.