02-24-2017 | ASU System Office

ASU Trustees Approve Revised Agreement For New $100 Million Campus in Mexico

The Arkansas State University Board of Trustees today approved an updated collaboration agreement with a not-for-profit partner that is building a $100 million campus in Queretaro, Mexico, which will open for classes in August.

01-13-2017 | ASU System Office

Governor Hutchinson Appoints A-State Alumnus Price Gardner to ASU Board of Trustees

Gov. Asa Hutchinson today appointed Price Gardner of Little Rock, a 1984 graduate of Arkansas State University, to a five-year term on the ASU Board of Trustees. Gardner succeeds Howard Slinkard of Rogers, who served two five-year terms on the board, most recently as chair. His appointment expires in January 2022.

01-11-2017 | Arkansas State

U.S. News Ranks A-State Online MBA Program 10th Nationally

For the second consecutive year, Arkansas State University’s Master of Business Administration online program has received a top 10 ranking nationally by U.S. News & World Report for 2017.

01-04-2017 | Arkansas State

'Red Wolf Revival' Documentary Showing at A-State on Jan. 20 Highlights Conservation Effort

The Saint Louis Science Center is partnering with the Endangered Wolf Center to present "Red Wolf Revival," the award-winning short documentary by the Nestbox Collective and Susannah Smith, at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. Open to students, faculty and the public, the screening will be at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, in the third floor auditorium of the Reng Student Union (GPS 101 N. Caraway Road). The North Parking Facility, adjacent to the Union, will be open to the public at no charge.

12-08-2016 | ASU System Office

New Residence Hall Names at A-State Honor Prominent African-American Faculty

One of two new student housing developments under construction on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro will be named in honor of four prominent, retired African-American faculty members for their historic roles in desegregation. The ASU Board of Trustees approved resolutions at its meeting today that will name the new 165-bed graduate residence complex and individual halls on the west side of campus.

11-16-2016 | ASU System Office

AASCU Elects ASU System President Chuck Welch to Board of Directors

The American Association of State Colleges and Universities has elected Dr. Chuck Welch, president of the Arkansas State University System in Little Rock, to its Board of Directors for 2017.

11-11-2016 | Arkansas State

Million Women Mentors to Launch STEM Program at A-State

Encouraging young girls and women to pursue education and careers in the STEM disciplines is the goal of a new national movement in which Arkansas State University is taking a lead role.

11-02-2016 | ASU Mid-South

$3.3 Million FedEx Aviation Tech Center Opens at ASU Mid-South 

A celebration to officially open the newly-constructed $3.3 million FedEx Aviation Technology Center on the campus of Arkansas State University Mid-South culminates six years of planning and development of a world-class aviation maintenance training program closely aligned with the world’s largest express transportation company, FedEx Express.

10-31-2016 | ASU-Newport

ASU-Newport Holds Ribbon Cutting for IGNITE Academy

Arkansas State University-Newport held a ribbon-cutting ceremony today for its new IGNITE (Investing in Gen Next Industrial and Technical Education) Academy.

10-27-2016 | Arkansas State

A-State Campus Queretaro Opens Application Process for Fall 2017 Classes

Applications for admission to Arkansas State University’s Campus Querétaro are now being accepted, A-State officials announced Wednesday at a media event in Querétaro.

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