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A-State Student Receives Endowed Agriculture Scholarship

JONESBORO — Connor May, an Agriculture Business major at Arkansas State University, is the recipient of the Kelsey Hall/Brown Lacy Excellence in Agriculture Memorial Scholarship. May, of Jonesboro, was recently awarded the scholarship by Evan Hall, a member of the Hall family. The endowment was established to honor the memory of Kelsey Hall and Brown Lacy, both highly respected in the Jonesboro community and the agriculture business. The award goes to a student majoring in agriculture business.

05/28/2015 3:00 PM

A-State Online MBA Program for Veterans and Active Duty Service Members Receives Top 10 Ranking

JONESBORO — Arkansas State University’s online Master in Business Administration degree program for veterans and active duty service members has been named one of the top 10 in the country for 2015 by U.S. News and World Report. A-State is the only university in any category from the state of Arkansas to be ranked in the top 10 nationally.

05/27/2015 4:30 PM

A-State Rugby Seeks Third 7s National Championship

JONESBORO — Tournament officials are billing the 2015 Penn Mutual Collegiate Rugby Championship (CRC), May 30-31, as “the most thrilling yet.” Arkansas State University’s program will not disagree with that. The team departed for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Wednesday morning to compete in the national collegiate tournament, Saturday and Sunday, among the top 20 teams in the nation. The tournament in PPL Park will feature over 45 rugby matches, and the Red Wolves will work hard to keep its three-year perfect 7s mark intact.

05/27/2015 11:15 AM

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05/27/2015 12:00 AM

ASBTDC to Hold Forge IDEA Festival of Northeast Arkansas

JONESBORO — The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) at Arkansas State University is hosting the Forge IDEA Festival of Northeast Arkansas, Saturday, June 13, at the Delta Center for Economic Development, 319 University Loop Circle. IDEA stands for Innovators, Developers, Entrepreneurs and Artists.

05/26/2015 5:30 PM

ASBTDC to Host “Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map” Workshop

JONESBORO — The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center (ASBTDC) will host “Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map” workshop to help small businesses succeed on the web. The workshop is Thursday, June 18, from 1-3 p.m. at the Jonesboro Regional Chamber of Commerce, 1709 E. Nettleton Ave.

05/26/2015 5:15 PM

Lakeport Legacies Features “Ancestral Activity” Expert

LAKE VILLAGE, Ark. — Rhonda Stewart, a genealogy and history specialist, is the featured speaker for Lakeport Plantation’s monthly history talk, Thursday, May 28. The talk is part of the Lakeport Legacies series.

05/26/2015 4:30 PM

A-State Students Engaged in Study Abroad Experiences

JONESBORO – Barely two weeks past the end of the spring semester, Arkansas State University students are out across the globe travelling to new places for educational and personal enrichment. Some of the travelers are scheduled to return home this weekend, and many more will be leaving on additional trips in the next few weeks, according to Dr. Dee Dee Hudson, director of the Office for Study Abroad.

05/22/2015 4:45 PM

American Honda Foundation Presents Grant for 'Summer at A-State STEM, Literacy and Character-Building Camp'

The American Honda Foundation has awarded a $74,997 grant to Arkansas State University in support of the "Summer at A-State STEM, Literacy and Character-Building Camp." Faculty and staff in the College of Education and Behavioral Science will conduct the camp this summer.

05/22/2015 4:30 PM