Tagged: donald bobbitt

Examination of UAMS Radiology Grinds On

by George Waldon 10/6/2014 12:00 am

Two UA audits of the radiology department at UAMS and its business dealings with Medical Assets Holding Co. of North Little Rock are under review for possible criminal charges.

UA Board of Trustees to Consider Tuition, Fees Hike

by Lee Hogan 5/19/2014 11:12 am

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees will consider what it calls a "modest" increase to tuition and fees at a two-day board meeting this week.

UA Aims To Start eVersity By 2015

by Luke Jones 4/28/2014 12:00 am

In March, the University of Arkansas board of directors approved UA System President Donald Bobbitt’s proposal to create the UA System eVersity, an online-only branch of the state system.

UA-Monticello Chancellor Jack Lassiter to Retire

by Associated Press 4/8/2014 1:51 pm

University of Arkansas at Monticello Chancellor Jack Lassiter has announced plans to retire as of Dec. 31.

UA Trustees Establish Online University

by Lee Hogan 3/20/2014 3:42 pm

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees approved Thursday the creation of an online university meant to target adult students.

Online Education on the Table for UA Board of Trustees

by Lee Hogan 3/19/2014 10:46 am

The University of Arkansas' Board of Trustees are set to consider a new online education initiative that would target adults at its Thursday meeting.

Update: Audit Shows Poor Management, No Fraud in UA Advancement

by Gwen Moritz 9/10/2013 4:40 pm

The former head of the University of Arkansas' Advancement Division failed at budget oversight, increasing the division's expenses from less than $8 million a year to more than $13 million despite steady revenue, according to an audit released Tuesday.

George Sabo Gets New Digs as New Director of State Archeological Survey

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

George Sabo III was chosen as the director of the Arkansas Archeological Survey by UA System President Donald R. Bobbitt following a national search.

Donald Bobbitt Recommends UA Schools Opt Out of Gun Law

by Associated Press 5/21/2013 3:03 pm

The president of the University of Arkansas system is recommending its 11 campuses opt out of a law allowing faculty and staff to carry concealed handguns on campus.

Laurence Alexander Nominated to Become Next UAPB Chancellor

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2013 4:28 pm

Laurence B. Alexander has been nominated by University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt to become the next chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.

Facing $4M Deficit, Gearhart Requests Audits of University's Advancement Division

by Chris Bahn 2/5/2013 2:05 pm

University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart has requested a pair of independent audits of the university's advancement division, which was on track to overspend its budgeted revenue by more than $4 million in the current fiscal year.

Chronicle of Higher Education Profiles ASU's Chuck Welch

by Lance Turner 1/10/2013 2:20 pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education takes a look at Chuck Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System.