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Harding University Names Allen Frazier Dean of Business College

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/10/2015 11:23 am

Harding University on Friday named Allen Frazier, associate dean of the university's Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, dean of the college effective July 15.

Harding University Names Kevin Kehl Dean of Student Success Center

by Alexis Hosticka 7/9/2015 3:40 pm

Kevin Kehl, director of First Year Experience and academic resources at Harding University’s Center for Student Success, was named dean of the center effective Aug. 1.

ACT Aspire Best for State (James W. Carr Commentary)

by James W. Carr 7/6/2015 12:00 am

The main contention is that ACT Aspire is the wrong system because it is currently administered in only three states, so Arkansas students’ results can’t be adequately compared with those of students in other states. This contention is misguided.

Liz Howell Named to New Vice President Position at Harding University

by Alexis Hosticka 6/24/2015 2:15 pm

Liz Howell, assistant to the president for alumni and parent relations at Harding University, was named to the newly created post of vice president for alumni and parent relations at the school, effective July 1.

Bryan Burks Named VP of Advancement at Harding

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/22/2015 11:11 am

Burks currently is dean of the Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration at Harding. His appointment becomes effective July 15. He will direct Harding's advancement efforts and lead a team of seven fundraising professionals in the office.

Denise Fisher Prepares for New Role as Head of Harding's Family & Consumer Sciences Department

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/18/2015 12:00 am

Denise Fisher will succeed Beth Wilson as chairman of Harding University’s Department of Family & Consumer Sciences effective Aug. 1.

Arkansas State, Harding Teams Take Top Awards at DWR Governor's Cup

by Mark Carter 4/22/2015 2:54 pm

Teams from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro and Harding University in Searcy took top honors at the 2015 Donald W. Reynolds Governor's Cup collegiate business-plan competition awards.

Mabee Foundation Makes $1M Challenge Grant to Harding

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/21/2015 3:21 pm

The Mabee Foundation of Tulsa, Oklahoma, has a issued a $1 million challenge grant to raise money for three renovation and construction projects at Harding University in Searcy.

Social Media Add Twist to Modern Marketing

by Marty Cook 3/16/2015 12:01 am

Marketing is still marketing, even if it looks a whole lot different in today’s social media world, according to Randy McLeod, a professor and director of the professional sales department at Harding University in Searcy.

Counseling Programs at Harding Receive Accreditation

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/2/2015 8:01 am

Two counseling programs in Harding University's Cannon-Clary College of Education have been granted accreditation status by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

Ebola Survivor Kent Brantly to Speak at Harding University

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/3/2014 2:39 pm

Harding University in Searcy announced Wednesday that Ebola survivor Dr. Kent Brantly will be the fifth speaker in its annual American Studies Institute Distinguished Lecture Series.

Harding Board of Trustees Picks New Officers

by Associated Press 11/6/2014 8:22 am

Harding University has elected new officers for its board of trustees.

Harding's Physical Therapy Program Receives Full Accreditation

by Lee Hogan 6/12/2014 5:01 pm

Harding University's Doctor of Physical Therapy program has received full accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, in addition to receiving a five-year term extension through June 2019.

Harding Announces New Chairs Of Art & Design, Communications

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Harding University of Searcy has named two new department chairs. Daniel Adams, professor of art, was named chair of the Department of Art & Design. Jim Miller, assistant professor of communications, was named chair of the Department of Communication.

Ben Carson to Conclude Harding Lecture Series

by Lee Hogan 3/7/2014 3:37 pm

Dr. Ben Carson, a professor of neurosurgery, oncology, plastic surgery and pediatrics at the John Hopkins School of Medicine, is set to close out the 2013-14 Harding University Studies Institute Distinguished Lecture Series next week.

Dennis Matlock To Chair Harding's Chemistry Dept. (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/9/2013 12:00 am

Dennis Matlock, associate professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, will become chair of the chemistry department at Harding University in Searcy. Matlock holds a doctorate in biochemistry and molecular biology from Saint Louis University and an MBA in management and business ethics from Harding.

UALR College of Business Gets $50K Donation from Larry Wilson (Kudos)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/11/2013 12:00 am

Larry Wilson, chairman, president and CEO of First Arkansas Bank & Trust in Jacksonville, has donated $50,000 to an endowed fund in the College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Harding to Offer Nursing Degree Program in Fall 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2013 1:50 pm

The program will be taught in the university's Carr College of Nursing and will be offered mostly online. It will prepare students to be family nurse practitioners.

Columnist George Will to Give Harding Talk

by Associated Press 9/16/2013 7:21 am

Political columnist George Will is to give a talk in Arkansas. The conservative writer is to speak Monday night at Harding University in Searcy.

Wal-Mart President, CEO Bill Simon to Speak at Harding University

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/23/2013 10:17 am

Bill Simon, president and CEO of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s U.S. stores division, will speak Thursday at Harding University in Searcy.