Tagged: arkansas state university

In Mexico, Work Underway on Arkansas State's $50M Campus

by Lee Hogan 2/24/2014 11:01 am

Arkansas State University officials and representatives of Querétaro broke ground Thursday on a $50 million, privately funded Arkansas State campus, which is expected to open for classes in fall 2015 in the north-central Mexican state.

ASU Says Study Confirms Need for Osteopathic School

by Mark Carter and Mark Friedman 2/4/2014 3:42 pm

The Arkansas State University System says that a study it commissioned found that an osteopathic medical school at its Jonesboro campus would help meet a demand for primary-care physicians in the Delta and inject $70 million into the region.

Mike Beebe Names Tim Langford to ASU Board of Trustees

by Associated Press 1/30/2014 2:03 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe has named a Little Rock doctor to serve on the Arkansas State University Board of Trustees.

Big Moves Made at ASU's Small Business & Technology Development Center (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/27/2014 12:00 am

Laura Miller was selected as the new director of the Small Business & Technology Development Center at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. Miller, formerly a lead business consultant at ASBTDC, has been with the center for 13 years. Robert Bahn was promoted to lead business consultant.

Research Commercialization Workshops Planned for ASU

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/23/2014 1:22 pm

The ASBTDC sessions are intended for researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs and students involved in developing products with high commercial potential.

ASU Prepares for 20th Agribusiness Conference

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2014 10:30 am

Arkansas State University is preparing for its 20th Agribusiness Conference, which this year includes presentations by Arkansas Secretary of Agriculture Butch Calhoun, agricultural economist David Kohl and J.B. Penn, chief economist for Deere and Co.

Another Osteopathic Medical School for Arkansas Under Consideration

by Mark Friedman 1/6/2014 12:00 am

The Fort Smith Regional Healthcare Foundation has been added to the list of organizations that want to open an osteopathic medical school in Arkansas. Arkansas State University at Jonesboro also has announced its intention of opening a school.

Arkansas State to Break Ground on Campus in Mexico

by Associated Press 12/26/2013 8:55 am

A Feb. 5 groundbreaking is scheduled for Arkansas State University's new campus in Mexico, a $50 million undertaking that's being funded with private money.

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.