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06/29/2018 | Arkansas State
A-State Hosts National Red Wolf Species Survival Plan Meeting, Considers Breeding Facility in Jonesboro
Arkansas State University in July will host the national organization that manages efforts to grow the critically endangered American red wolf population as the university considers development of an educational breeding facility in Jonesboro.
05/31/2018 | Arkansas State
The Arkansas State University System Board of Trustees approved the academic reorganization of the areas of agriculture and engineering as a part of its May 31 meeting. To take advantage of growth in interest both from students and industry, Chancellor Kelly Damphousse advocated the creation of a College of Engineering and Computer Science.
05/31/2018 | ASU System Office
Flat overall spending and increased security measures highlight the Arkansas State University System budget for 2018-19, which was approved today by the Board of Trustees at its regular meeting on the ASU Mid-South campus. ASU System President Chuck Welch said the system’s $282 million budget is an increase of just 0.3 percent compared with a year ago and it includes new state funding for some campuses from the higher education productivity formula. None of the campuses will increase in-state tuition next fall, while four of the campuses will raise fees targeted mostly for increased security measures.
04/20/2018 | ASU-Beebe
Arkansas State University System President Dr. Charles L. Welch today announced the selection of Dr. Jennifer Methvin, who previously spent 23 years in Arkansas higher education, as the next chancellor of ASU-Beebe.
04/03/2018 | Arkansas State
College of Business Named for A-State Alumnus Neil Griffin; Largest Individual Gift in A-State History
Arkansas State University alumnus Neil Griffin of Kerrville, Texas, has made a historic $10 million gift to his alma mater. In recognition of the largest individual gift to an academic program, the university requested from the ASU Board of Trustees approval to rename the business college as the Neil Griffin College of Business. Earlier today, the board voted unanimously to bestow the honor on the 1948 alumnus of Arkansas State.
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Higher Education is an Investment
Dr. Chuck Welch explains the importance of higher education as an investment in the future of our families, communities and the State of Arkansas.