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University of the Ozarks Gets $2.2M Gift From Windgate Foundation

The gift will endow a current professorship position and allow the private liberal arts school in Clarksville to create a new graphic design curriculum.

Kids Are Using Phones In Class, Even When It’s Against The Rules. Should Schools Ban Them All Day?

Student with cellphone on school classroom

The hold that phones have on adolescents in America today is well-documented, but teachers say parents are often not aware to what extent students use them inside the classroom.

Jacksonville Plant Produces $4.2M Sale (Real Deals)Lock Icon

A 547,414-SF industrial complex in Jacksonville weighed in at $4.25 million.

UA Supply Chain Management Program Boosted by PandemicLock Icon

The undergraduate program has been ranked No. 1 in North America by Gartner for the first time in 2020.

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University of the Ozarks Gets $2.2M Gift From Windgate Foundation

The gift will endow a current professorship position and allow the private liberal arts school in Clarksville to create a new graphic design curriculum. read more >
Student with cellphone on school classroom
Education / Government & Politics / Media & Marketing / Technology

Kids Are Using Phones In Class, Even When It’s Against The Rules. Should Schools Ban Them All Day?

The hold that phones have on adolescents in America today is well-documented, but teachers say parents are often not aware to what extent students use them inside the classroom. read more >
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Jacksonville Plant Produces $4.2M Sale (Real Deals)Lock Icon

A 547,414-SF industrial complex in Jacksonville weighed in at $4.25 million. read more >
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UA Supply Chain Management Program Boosted by PandemicLock Icon

The undergraduate program has been ranked No. 1 in North America by Gartner for the first time in 2020. read more >
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Little Rock Goes Green: Sun Hog Solar Negotiates Deal to Power 70% of Municipal Electricity

Sun Hog is a subsidiary of Scenic Hill Solar and hopes to build a 4.9-megawatt solar array to supply about 70% of the municipal government’s electricity needs. read more >
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3 Inductees Chosen for Arkansas Tech University Hall of Distinction (Movers & Shakers)

Don Daily Jr., Lou Nell McCraw Davis & Jayne Jones were added to the ATU Hall of Distinction. read more >
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Brent Williams on What Sets Walton College Apart

Brent D. Williams became dean of the Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville on Feb. 1. read more >
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University of the Ozarks Begins Construction on $27M Residence Hall

The university hired Kinco Constructors LLC of Springdale to build the residence hall and Credo Design Architects LLC to design it.  read more >
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ATU Board Approves New Agricultural Education Building

The new 1,980-SF building would house welding equipment, a tool storage area and other equipment. read more >
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John Brown University to Offer Bachelor’s Degree in AI

John Brown University said it will be the first Christian university in the nation to offer a bachelor's in the field. read more >
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ATU-Ozark Gets $440K to Continue Career Coaching Program

The program aims to increase work-based learning experiences for students and spread awareness of career pathways in the northwest part of the state. read more >
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Lyon College Vet School Names Ashley Mounts as Associate Dean for Clinical Programs & Outreach (Movers & Shakers)

She has served as a small-animal clinical veterinarian for more than 15 years. read more >
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Advanced Energy Expo Set for Students, Industry Pros, Job Seekers and Educators

Students will learn about a growing industry long before embarking on their careers, and industry leaders will be kept abreast of the latest technologies in the field. read more >
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Mercy Fort Smith Creates Dedicated Education Unit for Student Nurses

The hospital is piloting the program this spring with nursing programs at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, Arkansas Tech University in Russellville and Carl Albert State College in Poteau, Oklahoma. read more >
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UAMS Doctoral Student Development Program Awarded $1.8M

Funds will help the program, which aims to increase the number of doctoral graduates from underrepresented groups, continue through 2028. read more >
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Tom Mars Takes On ‘Vulnerable’ NCAALock Icon

Rogers attorney Tom Mars represents Sprye Sports Group of Nashville, Tennessee, an NIL collective that is at the center of the NCAA investigation. read more >
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Anna Beth Gorman Selected for Presidential Leadership Scholars Program (Movers & Shakers)

Gorman is CEO of the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas in Little Rock. read more >
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Leisure & Hospitality Leads Job Growth in Central Arkansas

The two biggest drivers of job growth in central Arkansas in the last year have been in the sectors of leisure and hospitality and health and education, according to the […] read more >
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U of A Researchers Get $5M for AI-Powered Food Supply Chain Platform

Cultivate IQ integrates sales and production data from across the farm-to-market supply chain to help plan and manage regional food supplies. read more >
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Joel Hicks Named President of Baptist Health College

Hicks is the former dean of the College of Nursing and School of Allied Health at Northwestern State University in Louisiana. read more >