SAU Biology students received awards for 1st Place for Undergraduate Poster Presentations at the 103rd Annual Arkansas Academy of Sciences Conference in Conway, AR. Pictured: Kara Burchfield (left), Dr. Antoinette Odendaal (middle), Elizabeth Wess (right).
The Southern Arkansas University Theatre Department is excited to be collaborating with Magnolia Arts Center once again to present All My Sons. Written by playwright, Arthur Miller, the play focuses on truth. The story focuses on a businessman who once narrowly avoided financial ruin by shipping cracked machine parts to the military. He blames his… Read More
Please join us in this student-friendly introduction to grant writing. Linda S. Lephiew from SouthArk will be leading a presentation where attendees will learn all about the grant-writing process. All are welcome to join us and learn more about this vital component of nonprofit organizations.
Mallory Miller, of Lockesburg, is interning with PEAK Therapy Services, an outpatient private practice clinic in De Queen, Arkansas. Miller is a senior Exercise Science major at Southern Arkansas University in the Department of Health, Kinesiology and Recreation. She is spending this fall semester under the direct supervision of both physical therapists and owners of… Read More
Steven D. Digman, HKR Chair and the 2017-18 Honor Professor, recently served on an accreditation review team for the United States Center for Coaching Excellence (USCCE). The team conducted a National Committee for the Accreditation of Coaching Education (NCACE) Level 5 folio review of an online master’s program. According to the UCCCE accreditation chair Dr…. Read More
Students in the Rankin College of Business now have even more opportunity to apply what they are learning to experiences outside the classroom. The RCBiz Living Learning Community, launched this year, was designed with students in mind and uses co-curricular opportunities to increase student engagement and retention. “We knew that a well-designed program could enhance… Read More
In August, Southern Arkansas University opened its entrepreneurial innovation hub, SAU Beyond the Campus — a retail store in downtown Magnolia. The student-managed store is dedicated to providing graduate students currently enrolled at the University the opportunity to sharpen career-readiness skills while earning a Master of Business degree. The first management team consists of three,… Read More
The Rankin College of Business enrolled a record 106 MBA students this fall semester. In previous years, MBA enrollment ranged from 60-80 students per year, with an average of 71 students. “We’ve done a few things, in my opinion, that have helped those enrollment numbers continue to rise,” said Dr. Christie Hough, MBA Director and… Read More
Dr. Terrye Stinson began her teaching career at SAU in 1980 and has served as a faculty member, department chair and Dean of the Rankin College of Business. She earned her undergraduate degree at Southern State College (now SAU) and went on to earn her MBA and DBA at Louisiana Tech University. Stinson has been… Read More
Three recent Health, Kinesiology and Recreation (HKR) graduates have used the knowledge and skills they developed while at SAU to make a big difference in people’s lives. In just the past three months three lives have been positively impacted by their abilities In August Jeremy Malone (BS ’15, MS ’17) had an athlete severely injured… Read More