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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.

Employers Turning to Two-Year Community Colleges for Workforce Training Needs

by Marty Cook 5/11/2015 12:00 am

Workforce development has become a popular issue as industry leaders have said they have a hard time finding enough quality workers to fill their needs. It’s a renewed focus of groups like the Northwest Arkansas Council, which recently announced a three-year plan to strengthen the area’s workforce development and the ties between employers and schools.

John Boozman's Staff to Address Hospital, VA Reimbursements

by Associated Press 4/8/2015 6:54 am

U.S. Sen. John Boozman is sending staff from his office to meet with Arkansas hospitals and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs officials to address claims of delayed reimbursements for the medical care that veterans receive.

Arkansas Community Colleges Host Community College Work$ Week Events

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/1/2014 11:13 am

Arkansas' 22 community colleges, and a number of branch campuses, will hold events this week to highlight the role college plays, whether it be education, technical training or workforce development, in the region.

Shannon Boshears Accepts Dual Roles at Pulaski Tech College, Foundation

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/3/2014 12:00 am

Shannon Boshears will lead fundraising efforts for the Pulaski Technical College Foundation, the fundraising and private gift-receiving agency for the college.

Pulaski Tech Hires Shannon Boshears as Foundation's Executive Director

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/28/2014 10:25 am

Pulaski Technical College has turned to a Little Rock-based nonprofit organization to find its next chief development officer and executive director of the college's foundation.

Culinary Education Heating Up at Arkansas Colleges

by Jan Cottingham 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Culinary education in Arkansas’ public colleges and universities has boomed in recent years, and educators say they’re placing their students in jobs before they even graduate.

Changing Face of Manufacturing Leads to Skills Gap, Job Opportunities

by Jan Cottingham 4/7/2014 12:00 am

For those half-empty-glass people, the increasing use of advanced technology — think robotics, lasers and computers — in manufacturing has led to a "skills gap" that makes finding capable employees challenging. For you half-full-glass folks, the increasing use of advanced technology in manufacturing means that job opportunities exist for those with the right abilities.

Photos: Inside the $16M Pulaski Technical College Culinary Arts, Hospitality Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/25/2013 8:35 am

Pulaski Technical College opens the doors to its new $16 million Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute in Little Rock. Here's a look inside.

Margaret Ellibee: Takes on Big Job

by Luke Jones 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Since succeeding Dan Bakke in August as president of Pulaski Tech, Margaret Ellibee has become involved with the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce and the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce.

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