Tagged: arkansas state university

A-State's Patricia Robertson Recognized by JBPW (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/5/2016 12:00 am

Patricia Robertson, associate professor of business law at the College of Business at Arkansas State University, has been selected as Woman of the Year by the Jonesboro Business & Professional Women.

Accountants on Arkansas Campuses Find Numbers in Their Favor

by Marty Cook 11/28/2016 12:00 am

The chairman of the accounting department at Arkansas State University says there will always be a place for accountants in the business world, no matter how high-tech business becomes.

ASU's Holly Hall To Head Kappa Tau Alpha (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/14/2016 12:00 am

Holly Hallis the incoming vice president and president-elect of Kappa Tau Alpha, a national college honor society that recognizes academic excellence and promotes scholarship in journalism and mass communication.

Former ASU Chancellor Repays Reimbursement for Mexico Lodging

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 1:44 pm

Former Arkansas State Chancellor Tim Hudson repaid the $1,671.92 he was reimbursed for lodging in Mexico after an internal audit revealed that the expense had already been covered.

ASU: More Than 1,000 Interested in Mexico Campus

by Associated Press 11/7/2016 7:13 am

Arkansas State University officials say more than 1,000 students have expressed interest in attending the school's Mexico campus when it opens for the fall 2017 semester.

Jonesboro Cancer Center Gets Okoye (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/7/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Christian Okoye has joined the Ben E. Owens Cancer Treatment Center at St. Bernards Healthcare in Jonesboro as a radiation oncologist.

Luter Family Gives $1M to ASU College of Business

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/14/2016 8:56 am

A northeast Arkansas banker and his wife have given $1 million to the Arkansas State University business college.

ASU Hires Ty Keller As Innovation System Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/12/2016 10:16 am

The Arkansas State University Delta Center for Economic Development has hired Ty Keller to direct the A-State Innovation System, DCED Executive Director Shawnie Carrier announced Wednesday.

UAMS Awards Sheldon Riklon with Endowment (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/3/2016 12:00 am

Dr. Sheldon Riklon has been invested as the inaugural holder of the Peter O. Kohler M.D. Endowed Distinguished Professorship in Health Disparities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock.

Arkansas State University Road Project Delayed

by Associated Press 9/12/2016 9:23 am

Arkansas State University has delayed its plan to construct a side road to provide an alternate way to get across campus because of high bids.

A-State Chief’s Move to Little Rock the Right Decision (Feedback)

by Bryce Goad 9/12/2016 12:00 am

A Jonesboro reader asks if with no Little Rock presence, would the Arkansas State University System still have a powerful presence in central Arkansas, and would it have experienced the student enrollment growth from that area?

Arkansas State Reports Record Enrollment at Jonesboro Campus

by Associated Press 9/8/2016 6:45 am

Arkansas State University officials are reporting a record enrollment at the system's flagship campus in Jonesboro.

ASU Names Doug Whitlock Interim Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/1/2016 2:42 pm

Arkansas State University System President Chuck Welch on Thursday named Doug Whitlock, president emeritus of Eastern Kentucky University, as interim chancellor of Arkansas State University effective Sept. 12.

Two at A-State Will Lead Research Under $5M NSF Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/31/2016 10:58 am

The National Science Foundation is giving $5.48 million to support research projects led by a pair of biological sciences faculty members at Arkansas State University.

ASU Receives $30K for Media Production Unit

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/26/2016 4:13 pm

A $30,000 gift from the Ernest and Anna Ritter Family Endowment and E. Ritter & Company is supporting the creation of a mobile media production unit for Arkansas State University’s media and communication students.

Arkansas State University Looks for Interim Chancellor

by Associated Press 8/18/2016 2:08 pm

Arkansas State University's president says the school will look for a long-term interim chancellor to replace former chancellor Tim Hudson, who resigned after the release of internal audits that criticized the school's study abroad program run by his wife.

Update: Report Says Former ASU Chancellor Might Have Violated Law

by Lance Turner 8/4/2016 11:44 am

The second part of an audit examining former Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson includes notice of possible violations of state law concerning his efforts to get financial assistance for a family member.

Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson Resigns

by Lance Turner and Jan Cottingham 8/3/2016 10:23 am

Arkansas State University Chancellor Tim Hudson has resigned, and ASU System President Charles Welch has named Lynita Cooksey, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs and research, as acting chancellor.

Mistakes Were Made (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 8/1/2016 12:00 am

ASU has been seeking a full-time director for the study-abroad program, which ASU System President Charles Welch thinks will help resolve the program’s “disorganization.” But a full-time director is not necessarily the same as a new one.

St. Bernards Starts Osteopathic Residency Program

by Mark Friedman 7/25/2016 12:00 am

St. Bernards Healthcare in Jonesboro recently started its internal medicine residency program with an osteopathic focus.