Good news for a Vilonia alumni

Daniel Blair of Vilonia, AR, was an award winner at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Student Research and Creative Works Expo.

Blair won first place in the undergraduate Engineering/Technology category.

About 100 UA Little Rock students submitted 80 entries for consideration during the April 3, event.

UA Little Rock announced the winners during a ceremony on April 18.

The goal of the expo was to give UA Little Rock students the opportunity to showcase their research and receive feedback in a professional setting.

Any ongoing or completed research or creative work by UA Little Rock students was eligible for submission.