Tagged: henderson state university

Top College Officials See Sizable Pay Raises

by Mark Friedman 10/20/2014 12:00 am

Arkansas Business reviewed the Administrator’s Compensation Survey reports filed with the state Department of Higher Education for the 2010 and 2014 fiscal years. In the four-year period, the number of six-figure employees included in the report increased from 460 to 703.

Henderson State Receives $771K from AT&T for Prep Academy

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/29/2014 11:46 am

Henderson State University has received $771,000 from AT&T to help expand its Southwest Arkansas College Preparatory Academy.

Henderson State Trustees Approve Tuition, Fees Hike

by Lee Hogan 5/29/2014 4:56 pm

Henderson State University trustees approved a 3.82 percent increase to tuition and fees for the 2014-15 academic year at a board meeting Thursday. The hike will mean an additional $139 per semester for full-time students.

Henderson State to Open Hot Springs Center

by Associated Press 4/17/2014 11:04 am

Pending state approval, Hot Springs will soon have its first four-year university presence this fall when Henderson State University opens an education center in partnership with a local community college.

Henderson State Appoints John Hardee To Dean's Post (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/14/2014 12:00 am

John Hardee has been appointed dean of the Ellis College of Arts & Sciences at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia. Hardee, who received his doctorate in physical chemistry from Rice University, has served as associate dean since 2005.

Henderson State Gets $342K From Entergy Arkansas For Energy Efficiency

by Luke Jones 3/10/2014 12:00 am

Henderson State University in Arkadelphia has received $342,218 in incentives from Entergy Arkansas Inc. for energy-efficient lighting upgrades.

ExpressJet Airlines Guarantees Interview for Henderson Aviation Graduates

by Lee Hogan 2/27/2014 5:04 pm

The job search for Henderson State aviation students just got a bit easier with the announcement that ExpressJet Airlines Inc. has guaranteed an interview to any Henderson flight training graduate that meets specific qualifications.

Stephen R. Adkinson Takes No. 2 Spot at Henderson State University

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/27/2014 12:00 am

Stephen R. Adkison was named the new provost and vice president for academic affairs at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, effective July 1.

Christi Batts Will Keep Henderson State Name Visible in Hot Springs

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/18/2013 12:00 am

As director of Hot Springs Academic Initiatives, Christi Batts will help Henderson State University establish and maintain a physical presence in the Hot Springs area. As part of this, she’ll manage the day-to-day operations of the site’s educational offerings.

Kale Gober to Leave Henderson State For Razorback Fundraising Position

by Chris Bahn 8/16/2013 3:39 pm

Kale Gober, athletic director at Henderson State, has been named assistant athletic director for development at the University of Arkansas.

Charles Dunn, Longtime Henderson State President, Dies at 67

by Associated Press 5/7/2013 7:44 am

Henderson State University says longtime president Charles Dunn, who retired in 2008, has died of complications from pancreatic cancer. He was 67.

Brenda Ponsford Poised To Take Over School of Business at Henderson State (Super Mover)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/15/2013 12:00 am

Brenda Ponsford was named dean of Henderson State University’s School of Business following a nationwide search late last year. She will replace Interim Dean Louis Dawkins, who played a pivotal role in the school’s 2013 AACSB International reaffirmation.

Henderson State Holds Southwest Arkansas Industry Conference

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/21/2012 10:36 am

Henderson State University in Arkadelphia will host the Southwest Arkansas Industry Conference on Tuesday.

Hot Springs Region Offers Abundant Options at Collegiate Level

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

The Hot Springs metro region is home to top-notch public schools that offers unique educational opportunities for students.

Manufacturing A Hidden Gem in Hot Springs Metro Among Recreation & History

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/26/2012 12:00 am

It’s a vibrant and strong business and industry sector for which residents are thankful for and vacationers don’t always notice. Together, the five counties that make up the Greater Hot Springs region create one of the most diverse economies in Arkansas.

Arkadelphia: Academy Evidence of City’s Commitment to Educated Workforce (Workforce Development (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

City officials take pride in those numbers and in Arkadelphia’s status as the center of education in southwest Arkansas, as evidenced by their commitment to academic achievement through the creation in 2008 of the Southwest Arkansas College Prep Academy, a summer academic boot camp for Arkadelphia students planning on attending college. That commitment has earned Arkadelphia recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Workforce Development.