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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.

Lawrence Bearden Named to SAU Board

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/13/2015 5:24 pm

He fills a vacancy left by the passing of board chair Bill Stringfellow last year. The appointment expires in January 2016.

Ben Johnson Named Interim Provost at SAU

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/13/2015 10:09 am

Southern Arkansas University has named Ben Johnson its interim provost and vice president for academic affairs for the 2015-16 academic year, the school announced Friday.

Foundation Grant Will Buy Equipment for SAU Simulation Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/4/2015 10:20 am

The Blue & You Foundation has given a $149,128 grant to Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia for the purchase of equipment for the university's Health Sciences Simulation Center.

Trey Berry Named President of Southern Arkansas University

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2015 4:47 pm

Southern Arkansas University's Board of Trustees said Thursday that it has selected Trey Berry as its 12th university president.

SAU Begins Construction of Health-Care Training Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/17/2015 10:54 am

Construction on the 1,920 SF Health Science Simulation Center at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia is underway, the school announced Tuesday.

Murphy USA Gives $25K for SAU's New Field House

by Associated Press 1/28/2015 7:27 am

An El Dorado company has donated $25,000 to help Southern Arkansas University build a new field house.

SAU Names 3 Finalists for in Search for New President

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/9/2015 9:53 am

The finalists are: Trey Berry, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at SAU; Phillip Marc Wilson, President of Rich Mountain Community College in Mena; and Cornelius Wooten, Vice President for Administration and Finance at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

SAU Names Three Finalists for in Search for New President

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/9/2015 9:53 am

The finalists are: Trey Berry, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at SAU; Phillip Marc Wilson, President of Rich Mountain Community College in Mena; and Cornelius Wooten, Vice President for Administration and Finance at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

SAU Names Three Finalists for in Search for New President

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/9/2015 9:53 am

The finalists are: Trey Berry, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at SAU; Phillip Marc Wilson, President of Rich Mountain Community College in Mena; and Cornelius Wooten, Vice President for Administration and Finance at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Southern Arkansas University's Marine Biology Program Begins This Fall

by Lee Hogan 7/7/2014 10:37 am

Southern Arkansas University will offer the state's first marine biology degree beginning this fall. The university hopes the new program will draw in students from across the state and region.

Southern Arkansas Selects Presidential Search Committee

by Lee Hogan 6/16/2014 9:48 am

Southern Arkansas University has selected a 12-person search committee to find the university's next president. David Rankin announced his retirement May, which is effective June 30.

SAU Approves Bond Sale for University Village

by Associated Press 6/13/2014 1:30 pm

The Southern Arkansas University Board of Trustees has approved a $10 million bond sale that's expected to save the university more than $100,000 annually over the next 20 years.

Southern Arkansas University Raises Tuition

by Associated Press 6/1/2014 1:26 pm

The Southern Arkansas University Board of Trustees has approved a 3.65-percent increase in tuition and fees.

SAU President David Rankin Announces Plans to Retire in 2015

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Rankin, who is also chairman of the Governor’s Council of Economic Advisors, has been president of the Magnolia university since 2002. He will officially step down June 30, 2015.

David Rankin, Southern Arkansas University President, to Retire

by Marty Cook 5/1/2014 1:47 pm

Southern Arkansas University President David Rankin says he will retire after the next academic year.