Tagged: arkansas state university

UA Courts Pulaski Tech, Rich Mountain Community College

by Gwen Moritz 3/11/2016 2:32 pm

The University of Arkansas is in merger talks with both Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock and Rich Mountain Community College in Mena.

Lyon College's Jenn Daniels Placed on National 'Outstanding' Top 10 List (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/7/2016 12:00 am

Jenn Daniels, assistant professor of psychology and co-director of the Year One program at Lyon College in Batesville, has been named one of 10 Outstanding First-Year Student Advocates by the National Resource Center for the First Year Experience & Students in Transition and Cengage Learning.

Jonesboro A&P Chooses Keller Hyatt Convention Center Project Over ASU Proposal

by George Jared 3/2/2016 4:48 pm

The Jonesboro Advertising & Promotions Commission voted 3-2 on Wednesday afternoon to financially support the Keller Family Hyatt group in its attempt to build a convention center and hotel in northeast Arkansas’ hub city.

Jonesboro A&P to Decide on 2 Convention Center Proposals

by George Jared 3/1/2016 11:21 am

Two competing groups are petitioning Jonesboro's advertising and promotion committee for incentives to build large hotels and convention centers.

Arkansas Colleges Live With Legacy of 1942 Vote

by Gwen Moritz 2/29/2016 12:00 am

Placed on the statewide ballot by petition and adopted on Nov. 3, 1942, Amendment 33 insulated institutes of higher education and “all charitable, penal or correctional institutions” from the whims and provincialism of politicians.

ASU Board Approves Construction of Hotel, Convention Center, Dorms

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2016 3:38 pm

Two public-private partnerships approved Friday by the Arkansas State University board of trustees will allow development of an upscale hotel and convention center and expand student housing.

ASU Partners with Johnson Controls On Energy Initiative

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2016 3:40 pm

Johnson Controls and Arkansas State University have signed a $15 million energy performance contract that will advance the university’s sustainability initiatives.

Arkansas Man Tackles Electromagnetics in Teaching Career

by Associated Press 2/22/2016 6:51 am

The lessons never stopped for Arkansas State University undergraduate Brandon Kemp, who is now an ASU associate professor of electrical engineering and director of a research-based graduate program in engineering

Liquor Sales At Arkansas State Net $25,224

by Jan Cottingham 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas State University’s first alcohol sales netted the Red Wolves Foundation, the fundraising arm of the A-State athletic department, $25,224 last year.

Report: Jonesboro Weathered Recession Well, Leads State in Job Growth

by George Jared 2/12/2016 8:54 am

Jonesboro fared much better than other Arkansas cities during the economic downturn, and its job growth continues to be a standard-bearer in the Natural State.

Innovation Hub Expands to East Arkansas Through ASU Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/9/2016 2:29 pm

The Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub announced Tuesday that it will extend its services to the East Arkansas Regional Innovation System (EARIS), created this week thanks to a $500,000 federal grant awarded to Arkansas State University.

Kays Foundation Contributes $50K to Museum at ASU

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/2/2016 10:10 am

The Kays Foundation has awarded a $50,000 gift commitment to the Bradbury Art Museum at Arkansas State University

Tim Gunter To Lead New Band Program at Central Baptist College (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/1/2016 12:00 am

Tim Gunter, the director of athletic bands at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville for 15 years, has been named director of bands and an associate professor of music for Central Baptist College’s new band program.

Beck PRIDE Center Receives $25K from Walmart Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/29/2016 2:23 pm

The Beck PRIDE Center for America’s Wounded Veterans at Arkansas State University received a grant for $25,000 from the Walmart Foundation.

Rosanne Cash to be Featured at Fundraising Event at Governor's Mansion

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/28/2016 1:56 pm

Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter Rosanne Cash will be in Little Rock Thursday, March 3, for “An Evening with Rosanne Cash” at the Governor’s Mansion.

State Rice Convention to Take Place in Jonesboro

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/12/2016 11:50 am

The Arkansas Rice Council and Arkansas Rice Farmers will hold their annual meeting and trade show Friday, Feb. 5, at the ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro beginning at 9 a.m.

Arkansas State, Indonesian University to Explore Partnership

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/4/2016 3:13 pm

Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson signed a memorandum of understanding with the University of Manado, a public university located in the province of North Sulawesi in Indonesia.

Police: Arkansas State Suspect Decided Not to Shoot Others

by Associated Press 12/11/2015 2:55 pm

The gunman who prompted a campus lockdown at Arkansas State University said he initially wanted to shoot other people but changed his mind and was planning on killing himself before he was arrested, police said Friday.

Update: Armed Man Arrested at Arkansas State University; No Shots

by Associated Press 12/11/2015 7:37 am

An armed man who had posted on Facebook that he was homicidal drove onto the Arkansas State University campus Thursday, sparking a lockdown before police took him into custody without any shots fired, university and police officials said.

The Latest on the Lockdown at Arkansas State University

by Lance Turner 12/10/2015 3:38 pm

An armed man drove onto Arkansas State University's campus Thursday and was surrounded by police without any shots fired, a university spokesman said.