Tagged: arkansas state university

Guz Malzahn, The AP Coach of the Year

by Lance Turner 12/23/2013 2:03 pm

Guz Malzahn -- former Springdale High School coach, former University of Arkansas offensive coordinator, former head coach at Arkansas State University, and now head coach at Auburn University -- is your Associated Press Coach of the Year

North Carolina's Blake Anderson Named Football Coach at Arkansas State

by Associated Press 12/19/2013 3:59 pm

Arkansas State athletic director Terry Mohajir says North Carolina offensive coordinator Blake Anderson has agreed to become the new head coach of the Red Wolves.

Here's Football Coach Blake Anderson's Contract Details at Arkansas State University

by Lance Turner 12/19/2013 3:35 pm

Details of Blake Anderson's football coaching agreement with Arkansas State University.

Fort Smith Foundation Considers Osteopathic Medical School

by Lance Turner 12/19/2013 8:27 am

The Fort Smith Regional Healthcare Foundation is looking into creating an osteopathic medical school in Fort Smith.

Arkansas State Loses Football Coach Bryan Harsin But Gets Payday

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/16/2013 12:00 am

It’s not the best way to generate revenue, but Arkansas State University doubled its investment after losing its third head football coach in three years.

One-And-Done Again: Bryan Harsin to Leave ASU for Boise State

by Associated Press 12/11/2013 11:00 am

Boise State has hired Bryan Harsin as the Broncos head football coach. Harsin will replace Chris Petersen, who left Boise State for Washington last week.

#ARWX: State Employees Allowed to Report to Work Late

by Associated Press 12/9/2013 6:18 am

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe is giving state employees an additional two hours to report to work Monday while officials at Arkansas State University and with the Little Rock School District say both will be closed following winter storms in Arkansas.

Marion Brings All Hands on Deck for Sultana Exhibit (Tourism | Winner, Between 5,000-20,000)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2013 12:00 am

A 19th century disaster becomes the focus of a historical exhibit bringing visitors in the 21st century to Marion. For that success, the eastern Arkansas city is the winner in the 2013 Arkansas Business City of Distinction Tourism Development category for cities between 5,000 and 20,000 people.

ASU Gets 2 Proposals for On-Campus Convention Center, Hotel

by Lance Turner 12/6/2013 2:36 pm

Arkansas State University receives two proposals to build a hotel and convention center on its Jonesboro campus.

Video: ASU Exploring On-Campus Hotel, Convention Center

by Lance Turner 12/4/2013 11:17 am

The city of Jonesboro has been in the hunt for a convention center for a long time. Now Arkansas State University is exploring the possibility of one on campus.

ASU Discusses Osteopathic Medical School with NYIT

by Mark Friedman 12/2/2013 12:00 am

Arkansas State University said it has begun talks with the New York Institute of Technology to see if they can agree on opening an osteopathic medical school on the Jonesboro campus.

Farm Bureau Firms Up Friendship With UA's Dale Bumpers College (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/18/2013 12:00 am

The Arkansas Farm Bureau is being recognized as a “Friend” of the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. In addition, Farm Bureau Executive Vice President Ewell Welch, who is retiring at the end of 2013, is receiving a Distinguished Service Award from the college.

Ray Thornton Donates Work, Personal Papers to University of Arkansas

by Associated Press 11/13/2013 11:14 am

Former Congressman and Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Ray Thornton is donating his personal and professional papers to the University of Arkansas Libraries.

Lawmakers: Army Won't Eliminate Arkansas State University ROTC

by Associated Press 11/6/2013 5:21 pm

Members of Arkansas' congressional delegation say the U.S. Army is withdrawing, for now, its proposal to eliminate Arkansas State University's ROTC program.

Mark Pryor Holding Nominee to Get Answers About ASU's ROTC Program

by Lance Turner 11/1/2013 11:30 am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., says that he'll hold a U.S. Department of Defense nominee until "Arkansas State University receives the justification for the Army’s abrupt decision to shutter its Reserve Officers’ Training Corps Program.

Construction to Begin in February on Arkansas State University's Mexico campus

by Associated Press 10/31/2013 4:42 pm

The chancellor of Arkansas State University says construction is scheduled to begin in February on ASU's campus in Mexico. ASU Chancellor Tim Hudson says the $50 million campus in Queretaro is expected to open in fall 2015.

New Jonesboro Medical Center Drawing Retail Development Boom

by George Waldon 10/21/2013 12:00 am

The six-story, 550,000-SF hospital, adjoining 213,000-SF medical office building and 34,000-SF cancer care facility are still a few weeks away from opening. But the 77-acre campus has already drawn a string of restaurants and shops northward along Stadium Boulevard to East Johnson Avenue.

Arkansas State University Gets $4M for Humanities Facility

by Associated Press 10/14/2013 7:56 am

Gov. Mike Beebe announces an additional $4 million in state general improvement fund money to help finish the new Humanities and Social Sciences building at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.

Army: Arkansas State Will Lose ROTC Program

by Associated Press 10/3/2013 7:17 am

The U.S. Department of the Army officially informed Arkansas State University on Wednesday that its 77-year-old Army ROTC program will be ended.

ASU Board of Trustees Approves $27.7M Bond Issue

by Associated Press 9/22/2013 5:18 pm

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees has approved a $27.7 million bond issue to finance the completion of one building and construction of another.