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At Forum, A-State Will Focus on Education Innovation

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/18/2017 1:50 pm

Arkansas State University will hold a "Forum for Innovation" on Thursday at the Fowler Center.

Jim Brown Named Director of Convocation Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/18/2017 1:48 pm

James W. "Jim" Brown II of Dayton, Ohio, will be as the new director of the Convocation Center at Arkansas State University, A-State announced Wednesday.

A-State Announces First Recipients of Vaughn Endowed Professorships

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/20/2017 10:18 am

Arkansas State University announced Tuesday that three veteran faculty members are the first recipients of $250,000 Vaughn Endowed Professorships.

Arkansas State Leases Land for Emergency Response Training

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/19/2017 10:53 am

Arkansas State University signs long-term lease agreements tied to its disaster preparedness training program with the cities of Imboden and Walnut Ridge.

Arkansas State Eyes Training Sites in Imboden, Walnut Ridge

by Associated Press 9/14/2017 11:00 am

The board of trustees for Arkansas State University is considering plans to build facilities in Imboden and Walnut Ridge for use in a disaster preparedness training program.

Universities Report Record-Breaking 11th Day Counts

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/11/2017 10:57 am

Seven Arkansas universities reported record-breaking enrollment this week, though the University of Arkansas also said its growth had slowed.

Brandon Kemp Accepts Interim Position at A-State (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/11/2017 12:00 am

Brandon Kemp has been named interim associate dean of the College of Agriculture, Engineering & Technology at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and will lead the engineering programs for the 2017-18 academic year.

Miami Cancels Game at Arkansas State Over Irma Concerns

by Associated Press 9/6/2017 11:38 am

No. 16 Miami's game at Arkansas State on Saturday has been cancelled over concerns about Hurricane Irma, a powerful Category 5 storm that forecasters believe will affect Florida this weekend.

Luxury Student Housing Comes Online In Jonesboro

by Graycen Colbert Bigger 8/30/2017 11:48 am

As college enrollment rates continue to rise in the United States, universities are forced to be more competitive to attract students with amenities common to all-inclusive resorts.

Arkansas' Teacher Pipeline Running Low

by Marty Cook 8/28/2017 12:00 am

You don’t have to be a math teacher to know that the number of Arkansans interested in becoming teachers has declined sharply in recent years.

ASU Convention Center Doubts Grow

by Mark Friedman 8/28/2017 12:00 am

A Jonesboro convention center developer now says he needs financial support from the Jonesboro A&P Commission to continue with his plans for a project on the Arkansas State University campus.

Pay Escalates for Top College Administrators in Arkansas

by Mark Friedman 8/7/2017 12:00 am

Between fiscal 2012 and fiscal 2017, a more typical compensation increase for Arkansas university administrators was between 10 and 20 percent.

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.

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