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Infiniti Dealership Sells for $4.4 Million (Real Deals) This article is available only in print.

by George Waldon 10/16/2017 12:00 am

Glenn Ridge Crossings II LLC, led by Steve Landers Sr., acquired the 15,721-SF Infiniti facility at 15 Col. Glenn Plaza Drive. The seller is Everett Infiniti Land Co. LLC, led by Chad Hendrix.

Courageous Authenticity (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

by Barry Goldberg 10/16/2017 12:00 am

Whether it is an emotionally charged public display or an offhand remark in a meeting, the organization will take its lead from the boss' response to a violation of culture.

Ross DeVol Joins Walton Fellows Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/11/2017 04:25 pm

The Walton Family Foundation announced Wednesday that Ross DeVol, former chief research officer at the Milken Institute of Santa Monica, California, will join its Walton Fellows Program.

UA Professor Captures Scholarly Book Award

by Kyle Massey 10/11/2017 04:19 pm

A professor at the University of Arkansas has received a national award for scholarly writing, the most prestigious granted by the National Communication Association, a nonprofit scholarly society based in Washington, D.C.

Translational Research Institute at UAMS Receives $3.5M Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/11/2017 10:52 am

The University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences announced Wednesday that its Translational Research Institute has received a $3.5 million Clinical and Translational Science Award.

Bowen Law School to Host Health Care Symposium Oct. 20

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/11/2017 09:55 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock's William H. Bowen School of Law announced Wednesday that it will host a Health Care Policy & the Law Symposium from 8:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. on Oct. 20 in the school's Friday Courtroom at 1201 McMath Ave. in Little Rock.

Early Childhood Initiatives Center to Break Ground On $16.5M Facility

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/10/2017 09:20 am

The Early Childhood Initiatives Center announced Tuesday that a groundbreaking ceremony for its new 45,000-SF, $16.5 million facility in Bentonville is planned for 11 a.m. on Oct. 19 at Hayfield on J Street, directly south of the Amazeum.

ATU Receives $1.3M Grant to Support Veterans

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/9/2017 10:58 am

Arkansas Tech University announced Monday that it has received a $1.3 million, five-year U.S. Department of Education grant to enhance its support for veterans of the U.S. Armed Services.

UAMS, Baptist Report Operating Losses

by Mark Friedman 10/9/2017 12:00 am

UAMS and Baptist Health both report millions of dollars in operating losses in the most recent fiscal year.

Fighting Cybercrime (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas' effort to develop cybercrime fighters is good not just for the students who will benefit from jobs in the field, but for everyone.

Median Household Income Rises 5.6 Percent in Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and West Virginia had the lowest median household incomes for 2016.

Jason Huselton Joins UCA's Makerspace (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Jason Huselton has joined Makerspace, powered by the Conductor at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway in the role of master maker.

Maurice Rigsby Named Vice Chancellor at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

Maurice Rigsby has been appointed vice chancellor for institutional relations at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

Hutchinson Announces $500K Grant for Cyber Range At UCA

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/4/2017 03:09 pm

University of Central Arkansas will receive a $500,000 grant to develop a cyber range to train college and K-12 students.

JBU, SAU Tech Sign Articulation Agreement

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/4/2017 11:03 am

John Brown University of Siloam Springs and Southern Arkansas University Tech of Camden have signed an articulation agreement to allow seamless transfer of courses from SAU Tech to JBU.

Economist: Gains in Key Sectors Means Solid Growth in Northwest Arkansas

by Marty Cook 10/3/2017 03:46 pm

Northwest Arkansas' strong employment doesn't yet pose a threat to its economic growth. That was one of the many positive messages delivered at the seventh annual State of Northwest Arkansas Region Report luncheon.

UAMS Tops State In Net Patient Revenue

by Mark Friedman 10/2/2017 12:00 am

Of the 89 hospitals on Arkansas Business' list of the largest hospitals and medical centers in the state, 14 reported a net loss of $1 million or more while 34 had a net income of $1 million or more.

Hospitals' Hiring Frenzy Now in Remission

by Kyle Massey 10/2/2017 12:00 am

After a years-long spree of hospitals eagerly hiring doctors and snapping up medical practices, the fever has broken, but the aftereffects are striking.

New Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine a High-Tech Wonder

by Marty Cook 10/2/2017 12:00 am

Kyle Parker has brought his faith in the benefits of technology to his latest project: the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine, the medical school that opened in August in Fort Smith.

Baptist Health, UAMS Join Forces, Look to Conway

by Mark Friedman 10/2/2017 12:00 am

The recent announcement by the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Baptist Health of Little Rock that they would partner on clinical and academic efforts might be the beginning of a long-term collaboration.

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