The Southern Arkansas University System Board of Trustees will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022, in the SAU Tech Student Center in Camden. Board members and presenters will meet face-to-face. Guests are invited to attend this public meeting virtually via Zoom or by dialing 1-312-626-6799 (audio only) and using these Zoom credentials: meeting… Read More
Five area SAU educational leadership alumni were inducted into the fourth Educational Leadership Hall of Fame Induction and Banquet at Southern Arkansas University on Monday, November 8, 2021. Honored at the event for their outstanding achievements in the field were Todd Marshall, Fred Lilly, David Downs, Debbie Huff, Sherri Moore, and Dr. Kenneth Booth.
Once again, Southern Arkansas University will partner with local groups, individuals, and local schools in an effort to try to make every child in our county have a wonderful Christmas by hosting the Columbia County Angel Tree. SAU urges sponsors to select angels at this time. “We hope to be able to make Christmas… Read More
Southern Arkansas University will honor 291 Fall 2021 graduates during two commencement ceremonies Friday, December 10, at Wilkins Stadium. A ceremony honoring associate and bachelor degree candidates will begin at 10:00 a.m., with the ceremony honoring graduate (master’s) degree candidates beginning at 2:00 p.m. Additionally, the Department of Nursing will host a pinning ceremony for… Read More
Four-time Super Bowl quarterback Terry Bradshaw enthusiastically and humorously urged a sold-out audience at Southern Arkansas University Tuesday night to live joyfully, embrace opportunities, and find reasons every day to be thankful. Bradshaw delivered his remarks as the 2021 Farmers Bank & Trust Distinguished Speaker in the W.T. Watson Gymnasium. Dr. Trey Berry, president of… Read More
Through the most ambitious comprehensive fundraising initiative in its 112-year history, Southern Arkansas University has far surpassed its goal of raising $22.275 million thanks to the generosity of Mulerider alumni and friends. The Love and Loyalty Campaign, an effort to strengthen SAU’s commitment to affordability and innovation, began in October 2016 and concluded Oct…. Read More
Southern Arkansas University is thrilled to celebrate Homecoming October 4-9, 2021, with a whole week of exciting traditions and events. The theme for Homecoming 2021 is Love and Loyalty, representing the completion of the Love and Loyalty Campaign. The Campaign Celebration takes place on Friday, October 8, and Saturday, October 9. The Love and Loyalty… Read More
The extraordinary generosity of SAU’s alumni and friends led to this year’s seventh-annual Giving Day becoming one for the books! Generous Mulerider supporters provided a total of $199,626 during the event held Thursday, Sept. 16. A record-setting 219 gifts contributed to the day’s success, and donors included students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends.
The time has finally arrived to continue one of Southern Arkansas University’s most treasured traditions! Family Day will take place on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The schedule of events will begin at 11:00 a.m. and continue throughout the day with activities for everyone to enjoy. The Family Day 2021 schedule of events will be as follows:… Read More
The Mulerider Rodeo Team again earned success despite a challenging pandemic year, with three students qualifying for the College National Finals Rodeo to be held this June in Casper, Wyoming. Strand Barricklow, Latham Dickson, and Harley Lynn will represent SAU in its 15th consecutive year of qualifying for the College National Finals. Coach Rusty Hayes… Read More