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Building Named for Retiring UAMS Chancellor Dan Rahn

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/11/2017 1:39 pm

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences honored retiring Chancellor Dan Rahn on Tuesday by dedicating an education building on the north side of campus as the Daniel W. Rahn Interprofessional Education Building.

Stephanie Gardner Named Interim Chancellor at UAMS

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/30/2017 11:34 am

University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt names Stephanie F. Gardner, senior vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, as interim UAMS chancellor.

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.

Governor Appoints Arkansas CEOs to Study State's Computer, Data Sector

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/17/2017 10:19 am

Gov. Asa Hutchinson forms a blue ribbon commission to study how to grow the state's computer science and data analytics sector. The 19-member commission is co-chaired by Acxiom Corp. founder Charles Morgan and Arkansas Economic Development Commission Executive Director Mike Preston.

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 Crowe 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 Crowe 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-Miller 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 Crowe 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.

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