Staff

Rafael Arciga Garcia

Rafael Arciga Garcia

Assistant Dean for Admissions and Orientation

Email: rarciga@uark.edu

Rafael Arciga Garcia is the Assistant Dean for Admission and Orientation. He is a former undocumented student originally from Michoacán, Mexico. Rafael graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations and Latino and Latin American Studies with a minor in Spanish. In 2018 he earned a Master degree in Higher Education.


Sarah Holmes

Sarah Lohrengel, M.Ed.

Assistant Director for New Student Orientation & Recruitment Events

Email: sarahh@uark.edu

Sarah Lohrengel is the Assistant Director for New Student Orientation & Recruitment Events. She is originally from Wichita, Kansas, but graduated from the U of A in 2017, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and minored in Political Science. Sarah recently completed her Master of Educational in Educational Technology at the University as well.


Noelle Chesser

Noelle Chesser

Coordinator for New Student Orientation & Recruitment

Email: nmchesse@uark.edu

Noelle Chesser is a Coordinator for New Student Orientation. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in Higher Education at the University of Arkansas. She is originally from Katy, Texas and received her bachelor's degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Advertising and Public Relations from the University of Arkansas.