Tagged: pulaski technical college

Ro Di Brezzo To Head Diversity Department at UA (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Ro Di Brezzo, vice provost for faculty development and enhancement at the University of Arkansas, has been appointed interim vice provost for diversity and inclusion for one year.

Stacey Hogue Promoted at Pulaski Tech (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/25/2016 12:00 am

Stacey Hogue was recently named chief financial officer and vice president of finance at Pulaski Technical College, replacing Pat Palmer, who retired after 35 years of service.

Pulaski Tech Board Votes to Partner With UA System

by Alexis Hosticka 5/11/2016 11:15 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees unanimously approved a motion to enter into a formal partnership with the University of Arkansas System at a special meeting on Wednesday.

Pulaski Tech Board to Vote on UA System Merger

by Alexis Hosticka 5/6/2016 10:39 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees will vote Wednesday on a proposal to enter into a formal partnership with the University of Arkansas System. "Generally we've had very positive reception," PTC Associate Vice President Tim Jones said. "I think there are a lot of people that are on board."

Rich Mountain Community College Trustees Vote To Join UA System

by Sarah Campbell 4/28/2016 11:16 am

The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees could give final approval May 25-26 to a merger with Rich Mountain Community College in Mena (Polk County).

Donald Bobbitt Talks to Pulaski Tech About Joining UA System

by Alexis Hosticka 3/28/2016 11:32 am

The Pulaski Technical College board of trustees and University of Arkansas System President Donald Bobbitt met Monday in a special meeting to discuss the possibility of the college joining the UA System.

UA Courts Pulaski Tech, Rich Mountain Community College

by Gwen Moritz 3/11/2016 2:32 pm

The University of Arkansas is in merger talks with both Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock and Rich Mountain Community College in Mena.

‘Tone at the Top’ Deters Fraud (William Wyngaard Expert Commentary)

by William Wyngaard 2/22/2016 12:00 am

As role models, company leaders have an impact on the moral behavior of subordinates. When faced with an ethical dilemma, employees reduce the uncertainty of the dilemma by imitating their leaders’ behavior, which they observe daily.

Pulaski Technical College Debuts $30M Center for Humanities and Arts

by Alexis Hosticka 2/2/2016 3:48 pm

Pulaski Technical College in North Little Rock held a grand opening celebration Tuesday for its new $30 million, 90,000-SF Center for Humanities and Arts.

Pulaski Technical College to Unveil New $30M Facility

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/29/2016 9:07 am

Pulaski Technical College will celebrate the completion of its new $30 million Center for Humanities and the Arts with a public grand opening celebration at 2 p.m. Tuesday at its main campus.

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.

AIA Finalists: W. Chris Sheppard, Hight Jackson Associates, Core Architects, Jackson Brown Palculict Architects

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/19/2015 12:00 am

The Burton residence is a dream project for a widow. Elkins School District has a new building with a sense of permanence. Pinnacle Springs One is a commercial, mixed-use building designed to fit its natural surroundings. And the Pulaski Technical College Fine & Performing Arts/Humanities Building is 
a multi-functional humanities, arts, and community-focused facility arranged in a multi-level design.

Pulaski Tech Gets $1.5M for Humanities, Arts Building

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/16/2015 11:22 am

The Pulaski Technical College Foundation said Friday that the Windgate Charitable Foundation has awarded it a $1.5 million grant to furnish and equip the college's new Center for Humanities and Arts.

Pulaski Technical College to Host Manufacturing Day for Students

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/23/2015 10:52 am

In celebration of Manufacturing Day on Oct. 2, Pulaski Technical College Little Rock – South will host manufacturing exhibition fair for students.

Diamond Chef Finale

by Staff 8/26/2015 12:00 am

Pulaski Technical College’s annual Diamond Chef Arkansas Finale was held at the Statehouse Convention Center and featured competitors Marc Guizol of the Capital Hotel and Justin Patterson of the Southern Gourmasian. The event is the largest annual fundraiser for Pulaski Technical College.

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.