Tagged: harding university

Searcy Energy Lender Southeast Capital Quietly on the Rise

by Kyle Massey 4/10/2017 12:00 am

Jay Barber has quietly built a national business as an energy banker in Searcy, but he’s not completely hush-hush.

No Word Yet on White County Going Wet

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/20/2017 12:00 am

Despite persistent chatter, no application for a new permit to serve alcohol by the drink in Searcy has been filed with the ABC.

Rivera, Waller Join Harding University Board of Trustees

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/13/2016 11:20 am

Harding University of Searcy names two new members of its board of trustees: Errica Rivera and Rodney Waller.

Arkansas Engagement: Lyndsey + Nate

by Lydia McAllister 12/12/2016 10:16 am

Lyndsey Harrell and Nate Crowe are tying the knot in 2017!

Harding Professor Phil Brown's 4 Ways Arkansas Companies Can Keep Accounting Recruits

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/28/2016 12:00 am

Phil Brown is a professor and co-chair of the Harding University Accounting & Finance Department at Searcy.

Jesus and Trump (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 10/17/2016 12:00 am

In 2016, the Republican nominee for president is Donald Trump, and many social and political scientists will make careers out of figuring out whether that happened because of or in spite of the GOP’s alignment with conservative Christianity.

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.

Community Coordinators Move Up at UCA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/5/2016 12:00 am

Shelby Fiegel has been promoted to assistant director at the Center for Community & Economic Development at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, where she was previously a project coordinator.

Arkansas Engagement: Haley Anzalone & Jake Herridge

by Maggie McNeary 8/25/2016 1:00 pm

These college sweethearts are getting hitched! Haley Anzalone and Jake Herridge will tie the knot on Saturday, January 7, 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church in El Dorado.

Harding Football Coach to Join Advancement Office

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/24/2016 11:10 am

Ronnie Huckeba, head football coach at Harding University, will join the university’s advancement office in January. Huckeba announced Aug. 10 that he would be stepping down as head coach at the conclusion of this season.

College Endowments in Arkansas Increase in Importance

by Jan Cottingham 7/11/2016 12:00 am

Endowments have always been important to private colleges and universities, but public higher education, which has experienced flat state funding or even declines in recent years, is joining private schools in its appreciation for the financial gifts that comprise endowments.

Jana Rucker Named Harding University VP (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/6/2016 12:00 am

Jana Rucker, a Florida marketing executive, will become Harding University’s vice president for communication, a newly created position in the president’s cabinet.

UALR Recognizes Elaine Eubank, Paul Nolte (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2016 12:00 am

Elaine Eubank, president and CEO of Easter Seals Arkansas, will receive the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Distinguished Alumni Award for 2016 at a luncheon on May 13, and Paul Nolte, an entrepreneur in the election equipment industry, will receive the President’s Award.

Harding Appoints New STEM Center Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/18/2016 11:53 am

Harding University Cannon-Clary College of Education Dean Donny Lee has announced the appointment of Allen Henderson as the new director of the STEM Center within the college.

Mary Jean Bradley Named New Education Dean at A-State (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/28/2016 12:00 am

Mary Jane Bradley has been named dean of the College of Education & Behavioral Science at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, effective July 1. A faculty member since 1987, Bradley has been serving as director of Professional Education Programs and professional licensure officer within the college.

Harding Names New Provost, Vice Provost

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/9/2016 2:21 pm

Harding University President Bruce McLarty Wednesday announced that Marty Spears will become the school’s new provost, and Julie Hixson-Wallace will become vice provost for accreditation, effective June 1.

Harding Adds New Music Degrees

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/19/2016 4:06 pm

Harding University will begin offering a bachelor of music in piano performance and a bachelor of music in vocal performance beginning fall 2016.

Sheena Howell Steps Up to Development Director at UALR College of Business (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

Sheena Howell, who has worked as director of development for Trojan Athletics at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock for the past year, has been named director of development and external relations for UALR’s College of Business.

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.

Dean of Nursing at Harding Announces Retirement

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/4/2015 11:24 am

Cathleen Shultz, former dean of the Carr College of Nursing at Harding University, has announced her decision to retire effective Sept. 1.