Stephen R. Adkinson Takes No. 2 Spot at Henderson State University by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 1/27/2014 12:00 am Stephen R. Adkison was named the new provost and vice president for academic affairs at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, effective July 1. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.