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JBU, SAU Tech Sign Articulation Agreement

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/4/2017 11:03 am

John Brown University of Siloam Springs and Southern Arkansas University Tech of Camden have signed an articulation agreement to allow seamless transfer of courses from SAU Tech to JBU.

Startups and More Bubble Up from Governor's Cup

by Sam Hoisington 7/31/2017 12:00 am

Over nearly two decades of the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup competition, just over $2 million in prize money has been given to teams of college students with entrepreneurship ideas deemed promising by competition judges.

State Approves New Master of Education Degree at JBU

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/30/2017 1:35 pm

John Brown University gets approval from the state Department of Higher Education to begin offering a 33-hour Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Educational Leadership degree.

Freethinking Economics (James Bruce Commentary)

by James Bruce 5/15/2017 12:00 am

Religious liberty and economic flourishing go hand in hand. Religious intolerance and economic flourishing don’t.

JBU Fundraising Effort Passes $100M

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/12/2017 11:38 am

John Brown University of Siloam Springs says it's received more than $100 million in gifts and pledges toward the $125 million goal of its "Campaign for the Next Century."

JBU Opens $6M Health Education Building

by Alexis Crowe 8/15/2016 11:00 am

John Brown University celebrated the opening of its new $6 million, 20,000-SF Health Education Building with a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday morning.

Hobby Lobby Gives $200K for JBU Nursing Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/31/2016 3:27 pm

John Brown University announced Tuesday a $200,000 donation from Hobby Lobby toward the university’s new bachelor of science in nursing program.

JBU Gets $3M From Windgate Foundation for Renovation to Dorms

by Alexis Crowe 4/28/2016 10:30 am

John Brown University announced Thursday a $3 million lead challenge grant from the Windgate Foundation to fund the $6 million renovation of Mayfield Residence Hall.

John Brown University Gets $1M Gift for Archaeological Site

by Associated Press 3/22/2016 1:07 pm

John Brown University says it has received a $1 million gift to help fund an archaeological project in Jordan.

JBU Collaborates with South Korean University

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/29/2016 8:58 am

John Brown University will sign a memorandum of understanding with Handong Global University of South Korea on Friday in Simmons Great Hall at JBU’s campus in Siloam Springs.

JBU Gets $1.5M 'Challenge Grant' for Construction, Fundraising

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/24/2015 9:56 am

John Brown University has been awarded a $1.5 million challenge grant from the Mabee Foundation of Tulsa to support construction and fundraising projects on campus, the private Siloam Springs school announced Thursday.

JBU Breaks Ground on $6M Health Sciences Building

by Alexis Crowe 8/17/2015 10:01 am

John Brown University broke ground Monday on a $6 million Health Sciences Building scheduled to be complete by fall 2016.

9 Arkansas Colleges to Share $2M for Student Support

by Associated Press 7/22/2015 11:20 am

The Arkansas congressional delegation has announced that 9 colleges in the state will share $2 million for student support services programs.

John Brown University Names Lucas Roebuck Chief Communications Officer

by Alexis Crowe 6/16/2015 3:43 pm

John Brown University has promoted Lucas Roebuck to chief communications officer and director of government affairs. Roebuck, 40, served six years as the director of university communications at JBU.

John Brown University Endowment Tops $100M for First Time

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2015 4:25 pm

John Brown University of Siloam Springs said this week that its endowment has exceeded $100 million for the first time in its 96-year history.

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.

JBU Announces $125M Campaign, $5M in Donations

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2015 2:28 pm

John Brown University of Siloam Springs on Wednesday announced about $5 million in new gifts toward a $125 million fundraising campaign the university is calling "Campaign for the Next Century: A Hope and Future."

John Brown University Receives Federal Grant for Water Purification in Guatemala

by Associated Press 10/16/2014 11:18 am

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $14,520 grant to John Brown University for a drinking water disinfection project in Guatemala.

University of Arkansas Teams Win 8 of 10 Governor's Cup Awards

by Mark Carter 4/9/2014 3:39 pm

Teams from the University of Arkansas won eight of the 10 awards presented Wednesday at the 2014 Donald W. Reynolds Governor's Cup collegiate business plan competition.

JBU Dedicates Donald G. Soderquist College of Business

by Lee Hogan 2/26/2014 10:59 am

JBU students, faculty, staff and guests gathered Wednesday for the dedication of the Donald G. Soderquist College of Business.