Get fit this summer at SAU’s Aquatic Center

SAU Aquatic Center

A summer aquatic wellness class starts this week at Southern Arkansas University’s Aquatic Center, and there is still time to register. For registration information or forms, contact Marianne Woodard at (870) 235-4140 or mcwoodard@SAUmag.edu. Sandi Alston will be teaching the water exercise course, which is available for class credit or as non-credit. Alston has 12 […]

Horseback riding class to be offered at SAU Story Arena in July

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Learn all the basics of English horseback riding this July in a course offered at Southern Arkansas University’s Story Arena through SAU’s Division of Continuing Education. Alan Shaw is the instructor for the course, and the class size is limited to three students per session. The class will meet each Tuesday from July 8-22, with […]

Several SAU Continuing Education courses available this summer for all ages

The Division of Continuing Education at Southern Arkansas University has an interesting array of more than 10 affordable non-credit class options, including six classes for children, available for the public this summer. To register for the following classes, simply email Caroline Waller at carolinewaller@saumag.edu, call (870) 235-4006, visit SAU Business 111, or register online. Class […]

SAU Senior Wellness summer water class still has openings

The Senior Wellness Water Exercise Class at Southern Arkansas University still has openings available. Beat the heat this summer and enjoy a low-impact wellness program. The class is $40 and meets in the SAU pool from 9 – 9:45 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday through August 1, 2013. Sandi Alston leads students through water […]

Continuing education summer schedule announced

Learning to golf, craft or even play the piano is not out of the question this summer as the Office of Continuing Education at Southern Arkansas University prepares for its summer offerings. Courses are taught by community instructors and are offered throughout the summer. Courses being offered include the following: Youth Theatre – This course […]

Dr. Trey Berry named VP for Academic Affairs

Dr. Trey Berry

Dr. Trey Berry has been named vice president for academic affairs at Southern Arkansas University effective July 1. With 20 years of experience in higher education, Berry currently serves SAU as dean of the College of Liberal and Performing Arts. He came to the University in fall 2011 from the Department of Arkansas Heritage where […]

Continuing Education will host dance class

MAGNOLIA – Beginning this fall, the Office of Continuing Education at Southern Arkansas University will host dance classes for ages three and up. Registration for the classes will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, August 23, in the SAU Business Building, Room 107. Classes to be offered include tap, jazz, hip-hop, beginner ballet, and beginner clogging. […]

University reports increase in spring enrollment

MAGNOLIA – Officials at Southern Arkansas University are reporting an increase in spring semester enrollment for 2011 with 3,087 students registered for classes. This marks the first time that spring semester enrollment has exceeded 3,000 on the Magnolia campus. “We are excited to see that more of our students are choosing to continue their educations […]

ERZ program recognized by U.S. Department of Education

MAGNOLIA – For the third consecutive year, the United States Department of Education has recognized Southern Arkansas University’s Southwest-B Educational Renewal Zone as a model for the nation for how the federal Math Science Partnership grants are designed, administered and evaluated. “Unlike years in the past, grants are now performance based, not compliance based,” said […]

Continuing education courses will be offered

MAGNOLIA—The Office of Continuing Education at Southern Arkansas University will offer a series of summer continuing education courses over the next few months. The courses are open to the public. A summer camp for kids will be held June 21-24 and June 28-July 1. The class will last from 8 a.m. to noon for a […]