Tagged: Tom Courtway

College Funding Formula Makes Outcomes Key to Money

College Funding Formula Makes Outcomes Key to Money

Cover Story

The financial impact of the new outcomes-based state funding formula on individual Arkansas universities and colleges has been a mixed bag, but the program is having the desired effect, and overall funding has increased. read more >

UCA, Metova Announce IT Apprenticeship Program

UCA, Metova Announce IT Apprenticeship Program

Technology & Telecom

The University of Central Arkansas' Division of Outreach & Community Engagement, the Arkansas Coding Academy, the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services and U.S. Department of Labor recently announced the state’s first Information Technology Based Registered Apprenticeship Program at UCA. read more >

New UCA President Houston Davis Talks Priorities, Plans

New UCA President Houston Davis Talks Priorities, Plans

Monday is Houston Davis' first day as the University of Central Arkansas' president, and he took some time Friday to speak with Arkansas Business about his priorities and plans. He called UCA "a place where students can get a very personalized education that prepares them for being an active citizen and an active employee, no matter what field they choose to go into." read more >

The Courtway Legacy (Editorial)

The Courtway Legacy (Editorial)

OpinionLegal

UCA will have a hard time finding a replacement for Tom Courtway, someone of his steadiness, ability to bring people together for the good of the institution and refreshing lack of … baloney. read more >

UCA President Tom Courtway to Step Down, Return to Teaching

UCA President Tom Courtway to Step Down, Return to Teaching

University of Central Arkansas President Tom Courtway is looking to step down before the end of his current contract and return to teaching in the UCA College of Business, university officials said Friday. The university's board said it will begin discussing the process of a presidential search in the spring. read more >

Early Numbers Show UCA Fall Enrollment Up

Early Numbers Show UCA Fall Enrollment Up

Preliminary enrollment figures indicate the University of Central Arkansas has experienced a 1.4 percent increase in overall enrollment for the fall semester and a 1.4 percent increase in first-time undergraduate enrollment. read more >

UCA's McCastlain Hall Receives $800,000 Grant for Renovations

The University of Central Arkansas' McCastlain Hall, one of eight buildings included in the university's Historic District and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is receiving an $800,000 grant from the Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council for renovations. read more >