Tagged: arkansas state university

COCA Endorses NYIT Osteopathic School at Arkansas State

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2015 11:48 am

Arkansas State University said Tuesday that the New York Institute of Technology's plans for a College of Osteopathic Medicine on A-State's Jonesboro campus has been endorsed by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation.

O'Reilly Hospitality Seeks 10-Year Jonesboro Commitment to Hotel

by Associated Press 12/4/2015 3:35 pm

The company in charge of opening a hotel and convention center at Arkansas State University plans to ask a Jonesboro commission to make a 10-year commitment to the space worth more than $2 million.

Karla Fisher Named Chancellor at ASU-Beebe

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/3/2015 12:32 pm

Arkansas State University System President Charles Welch on Thursday named Karla Fisher the next chancellor of ASU-Beebe.

Aflac Partners with ASU to Create New Sales Scholarship

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/1/2015 10:54 am

Aflac (The American Family Life Assurance Company) has entered into a corporate partnership with Arkansas State University with a $25,000 scholarship endowment to the R.M. “Bob” Wood Sales Leadership Center in the College of Business.

KJNB Funds Scholarship at ASU

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/20/2015 11:21 am

KJNB-TV in Jonesboro has established an academic scholarship endowment with the Arkansas State University Foundation, the university announced.

St. Bernards Makes Leadership Changes

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/19/2015 12:25 pm

St. Bernards has announced changes involving its executive leadership team.

Arkansas State & Brookland School District Play Host to Campus Construction

by George Waldon 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Two high-profile projects at Arkansas State University were delivered this year, propelled by extremely different timetables.

Commercial Construction Finds Home In Jonesboro

by George Waldon 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Several new projects and redevelopments along Jonesboro's thoroughfares are simmering, contributing to a tally of commercial construction that topped $66 million through the first nine months of 2015.

ASU-Beebe Selects Finalists for Chancellor Position

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2015 10:53 am

Arkansas State University System President Charles L. Welch announced Friday that three candidates have been invited to the ASU-Beebe campus to interview for the position of chancellor.

Arkansas Universities Expand Online Programs to Lure Students

by Marty Cook 10/19/2015 12:00 am

Universities across the state are expanding and strengthening their online degree programs in an attempt to attract some of the 300,000-plus potential students who can’t attend campus classes.

Arkansas Schools Stress Training in Wake of Campus Shootings

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 10/11/2015 11:37 am

For many college students at the University of Arkansas system's campuses, the mantra "Avoid, Deny, Defend" is as familiar as lyrics to their favorite song.

ASU Receives $1M for Sales Leadership Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/5/2015 3:32 pm

The Arkansas State University College of Business received $1 million for its new sales leadership center from the family of Robert M. "Bob" Wood.

ASU Honors Bradburys

by Staff 10/1/2015 12:00 am

Arkansas State University President Chuck Welch and Chancellor Tim Hudson hosted a reception to make a major announcement regarding the Bradbury Gallery, and to honor Chucki and Curt Bradbury for their longtime support. The event was held at the ASU System office in Little Rock.

Arkansas, Arkansas State Get Grants to Study Terrorism

by Associated Press 9/25/2015 7:44 am

The University of Arkansas and Arkansas State have each been awarded U.S. Department of Justice grants for studies into homegrown terrorism.

ASU Gets Approval to Move Forward with Renovation for Osteopathic School

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/21/2015 4:14 pm

Arkansas State University received state approval Monday to proceed with renovations to Wilson Hall on its Jonesboro campus for a osteopathic medical school.

Arkansas State Begins Chancellor Search for Beebe Campus

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/18/2015 11:17 am

Arkansas State University System President Charles L. Welch said Thursday that the system is starting its search for a chancellor to succeed retiring ASU-Beebe Chancellor Eugene McKay.

Supply Lags Demand for Osteopathic Residencies

by Mark Friedman 8/31/2015 12:00 am

Two new osteopathic medical schools preparing to open in Arkansas aim to address the state’s shortage of primary care physicians, but the pipeline of required residencies may be too narrow to handle a flood of new medical school graduates beginning in 2021.

Emails: Osteopathic Association Opposed Jonesboro Location

by Mark Friedman 8/31/2015 12:00 am

The Arkansas Osteopathic Medical Association spent more than a year opposing the establishment of an osteopathic medical school on the campus of Arkansas State University.

Arkansas State Board Approves $12.6M Renovation Plan

by Alexis Hosticka 8/27/2015 3:01 pm

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees approved a $12.6 million plan to renovate its historic Wilson Hall, which it plans to lease to the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Bradburys Give $500K for Art Museum at Arkansas State

by Mark Carter 8/26/2015 9:09 am

Stephens Inc. COO Curt Bradbury and his wife Chucki have made a $500,000 matching gift to transform an art gallery that bears their name at Arkansas State University.