Tagged: arkansas state university

Chancellor Kelly Damphousse Starts With Clean Slate at A-State

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/7/2017 12:00 am

Kelly Damphousse was appointed chancellor of Arkansas State University in May. He was dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, where he oversaw a $100 million budget, a faculty and staff of more than 2,000 and 10,000 students.

A-State Center Joins Effort to Protect Endangered Red Wolves

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/2/2017 2:37 pm

Arkansas State University will increase its role the preservation of the endangered American red wolf species, with one of its research centers designated to collect blood and tissue samples of the animals.

Governor, Business Mark Phase One of A-State Innovation System

by Graycen Colbert Bigger 7/21/2017 11:40 am

Regional business leaders, government officials and Arkansas State University employees gathered in downtown Jonesboro this week to launch the Garage, the first phase of A-State Innovation System.

Arkansas State Names Gina Hogue Associate Dean

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/13/2017 2:44 pm

Arkansas State University names one of its longtime administrators, Gina Hogue, associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts & Communication.

Detri Brech Selected for OBU Dietetics Chair (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/3/2017 12:00 am

Detri Brech, professor of dietetics, has been named to the Charles S. & Elma Grey Goodwin Holt Chair of Dietetics & Pre-Medical Studies at Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia.

Study Finds Pay for Public College Presidents Up 5.3 Percent

by Associated Press 6/28/2017 8:52 am

Presidents of U.S. public colleges and universities saw their earnings climb by 5.3 percent last year, with several of them topping $1 million, according to an annual survey.

Wendy Nembhard to Chair UAMS Epidemiology Department (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/26/2017 12:00 am

Wendy Nembhard has been named chair of the Department of Epidemiology in the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

Arkansas State University to Expand Football Stadium

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/23/2017 9:34 am

The Arkansas State Athletics Department announces details and artist renderings of its planned north endzone expansion project at Centennial Bank Stadium.

ASU Board Approves Chancellor, Projects, Budget, Tuition Hike

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/8/2017 3:23 pm

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees approves the appointment of Kelly Damphousse as the next chancellor for the flagship Jonesboro campus.

Loyd Named Interim Dean of ASU Business College

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/30/2017 2:54 pm

Arkansas State University Provost Lynita Cooksey announces that Kathy White Loyd had been appointed as interim dean of the business college.

As KASU Hits 60, New Media Is the Message

by Kyle Massey 5/29/2017 12:00 am

KASU-FM at Arkansas State University provides journalists to a media industry not just looking for radio announcers, TV reporters, news writers and social media specialists, but seeking prospects who do it all.

Jonesboro Area? It Conveys Everything

by Kyle Massey 5/22/2017 12:00 am

Smack in the middle of a business surge driven by the e-commerce revolution sits Jonesboro and northeast Arkansas, the little-known conveyor capital of the United States.

Arkansas State University Names Kelly Damphousse as Chancellor

by Lance Turner and Todd Traub 5/17/2017 10:37 am

Arkansas State University names Kelly Damphousse, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, as its new chancellor.

St. Bernards Medical Center Tops Jonesboro’s Construction Projects List

by Mark Friedman 5/8/2017 12:00 am

Construction projects are flourishing in Jonesboro, despite the financial woes plaguing one of its largest commercial ventures.

Three Finalists for A-State Chancellor Named

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/27/2017 12:31 pm

Arkansas State University on Thursday announced three finalists for the chancellor position who will be interviewed on the Jonesboro campus in May.

Hospitality Arrives Before Hotel at Arkansas State

by Kyle Massey 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas State University’s new hospitality management program has plenty of vacancies, partly because few students know about it: Officials are waiting for a $50 million billboard to point to.

Amy Hopper Leaps Into Innovation Hub (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/24/2017 12:00 am

Amy Hopper has been hired at the Innovation Hub at Winrock International as manager of the organization’s Delta I-Fund and will relocate to Little Rock in the coming months.

Arkansas State University Discusses Metal Detectors

by Associated Press 4/21/2017 6:37 am

Arkansas State University might be adding metal detectors at athletic events this fall.

ASU Convention Center Project Also Delayed

by Mark Friedman 4/17/2017 12:00 am

The other convention center being developed in Jonesboro hasn’t broken ground, but it is on schedule to open on the Arkansas State University campus before the start of the fall 2018 semester.

3 Universities Research Spinach to Bioengineer Cell Tissues

by Associated Press 4/10/2017 7:12 am

Popeye isn't the only one reaping the benefits of spinach. Arkansas State University researcher Fabricio Medina-Bolivar said spinach may also be used in the future to repair damaged hearts.