Tagged: david rankin

Blooming Magnolia Looking to Boom

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Magnolia has bloomed in the last couple of years, but local leaders say the south Arkansas city — despite its lack of interstate access — is on the cusp of even greater growth.

ASU-Mountain Home Honors Three (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Jim Seaman, Matt Buel and Sheryl Lynn Bryant were recently honored by Arkansas State University-Mountain Home.

SAU To Name Business School for David Rankin

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2015 10:34 am

Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia has raised more than $780,000 to name its College of Business after retiring school president David Rankin and create an endowment in his honor, it was announced Monday.

Ben Johnson Named Interim Provost at SAU

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/13/2015 10:09 am

Southern Arkansas University has named Ben Johnson its interim provost and vice president for academic affairs for the 2015-16 academic year, the school announced Friday.

Southern Arkansas Selects Presidential Search Committee

by Lee Hogan 6/16/2014 9:48 am

Southern Arkansas University has selected a 12-person search committee to find the university's next president. David Rankin announced his retirement May, which is effective June 30.

Southern Arkansas University Raises Tuition

by Associated Press 6/1/2014 1:26 pm

The Southern Arkansas University Board of Trustees has approved a 3.65-percent increase in tuition and fees.

SAU President David Rankin Announces Plans to Retire in 2015

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Rankin, who is also chairman of the Governor’s Council of Economic Advisors, has been president of the Magnolia university since 2002. He will officially step down June 30, 2015.

David Rankin, Southern Arkansas University President, to Retire

by Marty Cook 5/1/2014 1:47 pm

Southern Arkansas University President David Rankin says he will retire after the next academic year.

Engineering Program at Southern Arkansas University Gets State OK

by Mark Carter 2/3/2014 2:14 pm

Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia has been authorized by the state to establish a bachelor of science in engineering program, the school announced.