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UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn Will Retire July 31

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2016 11:00 am

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Chancellor Dan Rahn says he will retire July 31.

JoAnn Maxey Appointed as New General Counsel for UA System (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/12/2016 12:00 am

Maxey will replace Fred Harrison, who has stepped down from the position that he has held for more than 30 years.

Bobbitt to Recommend Andrew Rogerson as New UALR Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2016 1:46 pm

University of Arkansas System President Donald R. Bobbitt said Friday that he will recommend Andrew Rogerson to UA board of trustees as the next chancellor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Pulaski Tech Board Votes to Partner With UA System

by Alexis Hosticka 5/11/2016 11:15 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees unanimously approved a motion to enter into a formal partnership with the University of Arkansas System at a special meeting on Wednesday.

Pulaski Tech Board to Vote on UA System Merger

by Alexis Hosticka 5/6/2016 10:39 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees will vote Wednesday on a proposal to enter into a formal partnership with the University of Arkansas System. "Generally we've had very positive reception," PTC Associate Vice President Tim Jones said. "I think there are a lot of people that are on board."

Rich Mountain Community College Trustees Vote To Join UA System

by Sarah Campbell 4/28/2016 11:16 am

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees could give final approval May 25-26 to a merger with Rich Mountain Community College in Mena (Polk County).

UA Narrows Candidates for UALR Chancellor to 3

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/28/2016 9:32 am

University of Arkansas System President Donald R. Bobbitt said Thursday that he and a committee have narrowed their search for a new chancellor in Little Rock to three.

Donald Bobbitt Talks to Pulaski Tech About Joining UA System

by Alexis Hosticka 3/28/2016 11:32 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees and University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt met Monday in a special meeting to discuss the possibility of the college joining the UA System.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

An education resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

UA Courts Pulaski Tech, Rich Mountain Community College

by Gwen Moritz 3/11/2016 2:32 pm

The University of Arkansas is in merger talks with both Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock and Rich Mountain Community College in Mena.

UALR Begins Search for New Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/12/2016 2:42 pm

University of Arkansas System President Donald R. Bobbitt forms an advisory committee to search for the next chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

On Campus, UA Introduces New Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz

by Marty Cook 10/30/2015 4:25 pm

Joseph E. Steinmetz won’t take over as chancellor at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville until January, but System President Donald Bobbitt and Interim Chancellor Dan Ferritor made sure Steinmetz would look the part.

Follow The Money (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 10/19/2015 12:00 am

Adjuncts aren’t paid well enough. Depending on the size of the class and depending on the subject, the pay can truly be less than minimum wage.

Appearances Matter (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 10/19/2015 12:00 am

A trip costing several thousand dollars is a drop in the UA’s multibillion-dollar bucket, but it’s a poke in the eye to the thousands of Arkansans struggling to pay for an education in desperate hope of entering the vanishing middle class.

Donald Bobbitt Wants Karla Hughes as UAM Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2015 10:47 am

University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt announced Friday that he will recommend Karla Hughes, Ph.D., to the Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas System as chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

Enrollment for UA's eVersity Begins

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/8/2015 8:50 am

The University of Arkansas System eVersity, the state’s first online-only university, began accepting applications and launched its redesigned website.

G. Keith Pinchback Named Chancellor at Phillips Community College

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/12/2015 11:16 am

G. Keith Pinchback, vice chancellor of institutional advancement at Arkansas State University-Beebe, will succeed Steven Murray as chancellor of Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas.

UA System Names Dan Ferritor UA Interim Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/2/2015 10:06 am

University of Arkansas System President Don Bobbitt on Thursday named Dan Ferritor interim chancellor of the UA's flagship university upon Chancellor G. David Gearhart’s retirement on July 31.

Inside the UA eVersity: A Different Online-only Education

by Gwen Moritz 3/9/2015 12:00 am

Michael Moore is navigating an ambitious project: combining technologies and techniques that have been proven to work elsewhere into an entirely new UA member university.

University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart to Retire in July

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/12/2015 1:06 pm

University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart says that he will retire from the post on July 31 and return to teaching.