Tagged: education

Bid On Once-in-a-Lifetime Experiences at 'A Day in the Life' and Support the Single Parent Scholarship Fund

by Lindsay Irvin 3/30/2010 2:04 pm

The Single Parent Scholarship Fund's annual fund-raising event will be held from 6:30-9 p.m. April 8. The theme is a "A Day in the Life" and you can bid on opportunities to spend a day with interesting people in central Arkansas.

Tracking Down $110 Million: The Green Portion of Arkansas' Economic Stimulus Funding

by Mark Friedman 2/22/2010 12:00 am

In total, Arkansas received $110.8 million for energy-related projects from the U.S. Department of Energy, which distributed $36.7 billion of the $787 billion stimulus package authorized by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act for green pur­poses.

Job of the Week: Pulaski Academy Seeking Leader for Upper School

by Lance Turner 12/3/2009 5:31 pm

It's time again for our Job of the Week, a primo post selected from our free ArkansasBusiness.com/Jobs board. This week: Head of Upper School at Pulaski Academy in Little Rock.

Jason Hamilton Guides Way for Exceptional African-American Students

by Soirée Staff 12/1/2009 2:18 pm

Jason Hamilton keeps Arkansas Commitment focused on recruiting the state's future leaders.

Ernie Passailaigue Builds Arkansas' Lottery from Scratch

by Soirée Staff 12/1/2009 12:00 am

Ernie Passailaigue had the country's newest state lottery up and going within three months of being hired as Arkansas Lottery Director.

A to Z: All About Central Arkansas Schools

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide 11/1/2009 12:00 am

Central Arkansas parents are lucky when it comes to options for education. Some common questions and answers about the area's public and private schools.

The Basics of Business in Central Arkansas

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 11/1/2009 12:00 am

A background in business issues will help you understand much about Central Arkansas.

City of Colleges: All About The City of Conway

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 11/1/2009 12:00 am

An abundant supply of educational institutions attracts young adults and an array of employers to Conway.

Central Arkansas Colleges Provide Opportunity to Reinvent Yourself

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 11/1/2009 12:00 am

No matter what type of career you're interested in, the colleges and universities throughout central Arkansas likely have a corresponding degree field.

Community Focused: All About The City of Cabot

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 11/1/2009 12:00 am

The distance from Little Rock makes the commute easy, but it also encourages Cabot's development.

Booming Bedroom Community: All About The City of Bryant

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 11/1/2009 12:00 am

It's more than proximity to Little Rock that fuels Bryant's growth.

A Lifetime of Learning: Continuing Education Opportunities Abound in Arkansas

by Leigh Ann Golden 8/1/2009 1:02 am

Arkansas’s system of higher education spans the state. Public two- and four-year colleges dot the landscape in every region, making access to quality information convenient. Whether it’s time to earn that master’s degree or brush up on computer skills, the opportunity is yours at a nearby college.

High Tech, Higher Learning: All About The City of Conway

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

If you’re looking for a young, professional crowd, Conway is the place — the average age for the city is 28.6, according to Money magazine’s “Best Places to Live 2008” report.

Community Minded: All About The City of Cabot

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

A team of city, civic, business and community leaders in working together with state and regional partners to attract new business and industry to Cabot.

Small-town Living: All About The City of Bryant

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

Just six miles south of the southern Little Rock city limit, Bryant’s great schools, high-achieving sports program and low crime rates bring in new residents.

Well Equipped: All About Health Care in Central Arkansas

by Central Arkansas Guest Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

With excellent facilities, cutting-edge technology, and highly trained doctors, nurses and researchers, Arkansas health care providers offer patients top-notch treatment and world-class service.

The Living in Arkansas Directory of Health Care Facilities By Region

by Living in Arkansas staff 8/1/2008 12:00 am

Arkansas boasts nationally recognized doctors and health care facilities. Browse our directory of the state's best, including Web links and contact information.

City of Bryant Build First LEED Schools

by Mark Friedman 1/1/2008 12:00 am

A green school building can pay for itself over time, and also could improve students’ health and might even raise their test scores.