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Universities Report Record-Breaking 11th Day Counts

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/11/2017 10:57 am

Seven Arkansas universities reported record-breaking enrollment this week, though the University of Arkansas also said its growth had slowed.

Blooming Magnolia Looking to Boom

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Magnolia has bloomed in the last couple of years, but local leaders say the south Arkansas city — despite its lack of interstate access — is on the cusp of even greater growth.

UAMS Names Associtate Deans to College of Medicine (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Dr. Charlotte Hobbs has been named executive associate dean for clinical and translational research at the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, and Richard P. Morrison has been named executive associate dean for research.

SAU Names Two to Foundation, Alumni Slots (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/31/2017 12:00 am

Macy Braswell and Mike Woods have been hired at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia.

Shabdue Joins Cline Construction Group (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/12/2017 12:00 am

Jennifer Shabdue has been promoted to assistant project manager at Cline Construction Group in North Little Rock.

SAU Allows Easier Transfers for Criminal Studies Students

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/30/2017 1:38 pm

The Southern Arkansas University System announced Tuesday that it has streamlined the path between criminal justice programs at its two campuses.

SAU Names New Business School Dean

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/9/2017 3:26 pm

Southern Arkansas University has hired Robin Sronce to be dean of the David F. Rankin College of Business, effective July 5.

SAU To Pilot BOGO Tuition Program

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/1/2017 1:09 pm

Southern Arkansas University announces that its education college will offer a "Buy One, Get One Tuition-Free" program to students this fall.

Post-Castro, Cubans Can Look Forward to the Future (Ed Kardas Commentary)

by Ed Kardas 12/2/2016 8:00 am

d Kardas, a professor at Southern Arkansas University who was part of a delegation to the University of Artemisa in Cuba last week, writes about the impact of Fidel Castro's death.

Gaming, Interactive Media Degrees Add to State's Focus on Technology Education

by Alexis Crowe 10/25/2016 1:51 pm

It's the lazy college student cliché: sitting in a dorm room playing video games until 2:30 a.m. But for some students, video games have a new, more productive role.

UALR Recognizes Elaine Eubank, Paul Nolte (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/25/2016 12:00 am

Elaine Eubank, president and CEO of Easter Seals Arkansas, will receive the University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Distinguished Alumni Award for 2016 at a luncheon on May 13, and Paul Nolte, an entrepreneur in the election equipment industry, will receive the President’s Award.

Lockheed Martin Gives SAU $20K Grant

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/15/2016 3:11 pm

Southern Arkansas University Engineering receives $20,000 from Lockheed Martin, a contribution that brings the total amount raised to SAU Engineering to more than $350,000.

Heavy Rain Prompts Closure of Roads, Schools in Arkansas

by Associated Press 3/10/2016 7:47 am

Heavy rainfall has prompted the closure of some schools and roads in southern Arkansas, and forecasters say the deluge will continue for the rest of the week.

Arkansas Colleges Live With Legacy of 1942 Vote

by Gwen Moritz 2/29/2016 12:00 am

Placed on the statewide ballot by petition and adopted on Nov. 3, 1942, Amendment 33 insulated institutes of higher education and “all charitable, penal or correctional institutions” from the whims and provincialism of politicians.

Tesseract Center, Arkansas Universities Embrace Game Design

by Marty Cook 2/15/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas universities are embracing the curriculum of digital game design, an industry that pays its software developers a median income of more than $90,000.

David Ashby Recognized by Arkansas Society of CPAs (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/18/2016 12:00 am

J. David Ashby recently received the Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award for 2015 from the Arkansas Society of CPAs.

Aerojet Rocketdyne Completes $40,000 Donation to SAU Engineering

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/2/2015 9:11 am

GenCorp Foundation, the philanthropic arm of GenCorp and its subsidiary company Aerojet Rocketdyne of Camden, invested $20,000 in the engineering program at Southern Arkansas University, completing a $40,000 overall donation.

Southern Arkansas University Student Elected National President of FFA

by Associated Press 11/2/2015 7:07 am

Taylor McNeel was elected Saturday during the 88th National FFA Convention & Expo in Louisville, Kentucky.

SAU Board Chairman Buddy Franks Dies

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/22/2015 10:18 am

O.A. "Buddy" Franks Jr., the chairman of the Southern Arkansas University board of trustees, died Monday morning at his home in Magnolia, the university announced Tuesday.

SAU To Name Business School for David Rankin

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/4/2015 10:34 am

Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia has raised more than $780,000 to name its College of Business after retiring school president David Rankin and create an endowment in his honor, it was announced Monday.