Higginbotham nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year award

June 30, 2015


Southern Arkansas softball senior standout Sarah Higginbotham is among a record-setting 480 nominees from across all divisions of the NCAA for the prestigious 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award as it was announced by the NCAA late last week. Each year, the NCAA encourages schools to honor its top graduating female student-athletes by submitting… Read More

Group forming for local stream conservation

April 16, 2014

Anyone interested in watershed and stream conservation is invited to attend the first meeting of the Stream Team at Southern Arkansas University. The meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in room 105 of the SAU Science Center. Funding for the SAU Stream Team is courtesy of a grant recently awarded… Read More

Presentation at SAU will bring birds of prey to light

November 15, 2013

Biology Birds of Prey

Birds of prey stay alive by being quiet and mysterious, but several owls, hawks and other raptures will take center stage from 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday in the Southern Arkansas University Reynolds Center Foundation Hall for a presentation by Raptor Rehab of Central Arkansas. The event is free and open to anyone who want learn more… Read More

SAU and UAMS South making mutually-beneficial collaborations

October 24, 2013

SAU and UAMS working together

Two Southern Arkansas University departments have forged mutually-beneficial collaborations with the UAMS South Residential Training Track Family Medicine Program in Magnolia. The SAU Athletic Training Department is serving as the sports medicine rotation for the UAMS South residents and, across campus, the UAMS South resident program is working with pre-health majors by offering shadowing opportunities… Read More

ADEQ approval boons economic, academic opportunities for NRRC

February 6, 2013


The Natural Resource Research Center at Southern Arkansas University became qualified to compete for federal and state water and soil testing grants and contracts upon passing inspection on Jan. 30. Passing the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) inspection opens the doors for the NRRC – a facility in SAU’s College of Science and Technology… Read More

Six SAU students admitted to pharmacy school

October 31, 2011

Southern Arkansas University’s College of Science and Technology, Department of Biology and Department of Chemistry and Physics are proud to announce the admission of six students into the Doctorate of Pharmacy program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Science in Little Rock. The students are listed below with their hometowns: Elizabeth Bates, a chemistry… Read More

Dr. Scott McKay named Science and Technology dean

August 29, 2011

Scott McKay

MAGNOLIA – Dr. Scott McKay has been named dean of the College of Science and Technology at Southern Arkansas University. McKay came to SAU from the University of Central Missouri where he served as chairman of the Department of Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Physics. He was also the founder and director of UCMO’s Center for Alternative… Read More

Southern Arkansas University student Cory Davis completes internship with Congressman Mike Ross

July 8, 2009

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Mike Ross (AR-04) today commended Cory Davis ‘10 of Hope for successfully completing the first summer session of his Washington, D.C., Congressional Internship Program, which ran June 1 – July 3, 2009. Throughout Ross’s five-week summer internship program, these students attended committee hearings and legislative briefings, assisted members of the congressional… Read More

SAU to Honor Four Alumni at Dinner

October 12, 2008

MAGNOLIA-– Four alumni of Southern Arkansas University will be recognized at the 2008 Distinguished Alumni Dinner to be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 10, in the Grand Hall of the Donald W. Reynolds Campus and Community Center located on the University campus. This year’s event is called, “A Red Carpet Affair.” Cecil E…. Read More