SAU hosts events for Domestic Violence Awareness month

Ceil Bridges, director of alumni relations, stands with three shirts she designed in honor of Julie Hartsfield and her daughter and granddaughter, Dana and Autumn. The shirts were part of the Clothesline Project, a traveling exhibit that raises awareness for domestic abuse. The exhibit was recently on display on the SAU Mall as part of Domestic Violence Awareness month.

The Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Southern Arkansas University is bringing attention to a topic that touches many families across our community and nation as it recognizes October as Domestic Violence Awareness month. On Friday, October 17, the department will host two speakers on the topic of domestic violence. Rebecca Ojeman, J.D., will… Read More

Murder Mystery Dinner at SAU on Oct. 25

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Tickets are on sale for a Murder Mystery Dinner at Southern Arkansas University on October 25, 2014, with funds benefiting academic enrichment for the SAU criminal justice program. The audience-engaged entertainment and dinner will be from 6-8 p.m. at the SAU Reynolds Center. Tickets are $30 for an individual or $50 for a couple. No… Read More

Register for affordable DSM-5 workshop at SAU

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A national presenter on the DSM-5, Dr. George Haarman, will be offering an affordable workshop from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. on November 14, 2014, at Southern Arkansas University’s Reynolds Center Grand Hall. Haarman’s presentation is entitled “The DSM-5: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning for Psychological and Emotional Disorders in Children and Adolescents.” It has been… Read More

Domestic violence awareness walk Oct. 22 at SAU

Julie Hartsfield Memorial

In response to the tragic loss of Julie Hartsfield, Dana Hill and Autumn Hartsfield, the Southern Arkansas University chapter of Psi Chi is sponsoring a domestic violence awareness walk at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22. The walk will begin at the SAU Wharton Nursing building in honor and to remember Hartsfield, a graduate of… Read More

Social Psychology Class hosts Campus Action Day

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Southern Arkansas University students, faculty, staff, and the community are invited to the first Campus Action Day hosted by Dr. Chrisanne Christensen’s social psychology class from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 15, 2013, at the SAU Reynolds Center plaza area. This student-designed class capstone will highlight “ONE,” an organization founded by rock star… Read More

Clothesline Project will return to SAU

The Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Southern Arkansas University will host “The Clothesline Project” from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, on the mall area of the SAU campus. In case of inclement weather, the event will take place inside the Donald W. Reynolds Campus and Community Center Grand Hall…. Read More

Climate change expert will speak

Dr. Anita Hill

The College of Liberal and Performing Arts at Southern Arkansas University is hosting “The Climate Reality Project,” presented by Dr. Anna Hill, associate professor of biology at the University of Louisiana – Monroe. The presentation will take place at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16, in Foundation Hall of the Donald W. Reynolds Campus and… Read More

Inaugural Lois Gean Kelly lecture will be presented

MAGNOLIA – Dr. Robert Gean Jones will be the inaugural speaker for the Lois Gean Kelly Lectureship in the Humanities at Southern Arkansas University. The lecture is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 12, in Foundation Hall of the Donald W. Reynolds Campus and Community Center. The lectureship was established with an anonymous gift… Read More

Dr. Trey Berry named LPA dean

Dr. Trey Berry

MAGNOLIA – Dr. Trey Berry has been named dean of the College of Liberal and Performing Arts at Southern Arkansas University. With 20 years experience in higher education, Berry came to SAU from the Department of Arkansas Heritage where he served as deputy director for two years. He previously worked at Ouachita Baptist University from… Read More

Clothesline Project will return to SAU

SAU students view the Clothesline Project during its 2010 exhibit.

MAGNOLIA – The Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences at Southern Arkansas University will host “The Clothesline Project: Break the Silence” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, on the mall area of the SAU campus. “The Clothesline Project” is a traveling exhibit of approximately 300 hand decorated items of clothing, each representing… Read More