Food pantry helps students who are single parents

April 12, 2011

MAGNOLIA –Students in Free Enterprise at Southern Arkansas University has initiated The Mulerider Pantry, a food pantry designed to assist SAU students who are single parents. The Mulerider Pantry provides various food supplies as well as diapers and other items to assist students who would benefit from such support. The pantry will open on Tuesday,… Read More

SIFE team wins regional competition

April 7, 2010

Pictured are: (back row, from left) Dr. James Clark; Chetan Lama; Samantha McKinnon; Anna Buck; Mark Lherisson; Samantha Maloch; David Bragg; Megan Kelley; Josh Warren; Kayla Wright; Theodore Shoemaker; Paige Pinson; Mykolas Sakevicius; Caylie Covas; Bradley Owens; (front row, from left) Ashford Brunson; Heather McLeckie; Valerie Smith; Weston Wright; Jonathan Hale; Scott Hinton; Krystal Groves; and Amber Amonette

MAGNOLIA — Southern Arkansas University’s Students In Free Enterprise presentation team won first place at SIFE regional competition on March 30 in Dallas. The competition called for a 24-minute audio/visual presentation which highlighted projects SIFE conducted throughout the year. The presentation must correspond to a six-page annual report. “It was very exciting to see all… Read More

“Financing Your Future” completes successful year

March 16, 2010

MAGNOLIA— Students in Free Enterprise and Phi Beta Lambda recently sponsored “Financing Your Future,” a month-long series teaching financial success skills at Southern Arkansas University. During the month of February, the program offered more than 25 lectures and seminars on the Magnolia campus. Speakers included business representatives from Magnolia, Camden, El Dorado, Springhill, La., Little… Read More

College of Business names “Business Ambassadors”

February 1, 2010

The Business Ambassadors

MAGNOLIA— The College of Business at Southern Arkansas University recently formed its first student recruitment team, the Business Ambassadors. At the College of Business Leadership Summit in October, participating students expressed an interest in becoming actively involved with the College’s recruitment efforts.  With encouragement from Dr. Lisa Toms, dean of the College of Business, interested… Read More

College of Business earns continuing AACSB International accreditation

January 12, 2010

The College of Business at Southern Arkansas University has earned continuing accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, the world’s most prestigious accrediting agency for business schools. SAU received its initial accreditation from the organization in 2004. Only 579 colleges and universities have attained AACSB International accreditation, and Dr. Lisa Toms,… Read More

Business Students Learn About Relationship Violence

November 4, 2009

MAGNOLIA—Business and psychology students alike filled BUS 208 last Wednesday to hear Assistant Professor of Psychology Deborah Wilson speak on relationship violence. This seminar was a part of Profession Development Month (PDM), which is sponsored by Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE)/ Phi Beta Lambda (PBL). “This seminar is a little different than other seminars featured… Read More

Southern Arkansas President Shares Importance of Marketing During Professional Development Month

October 29, 2009

Students had the opportunity to hear Southern Arkansas University President Dr. David Rankin speak on the components of  “Marketing Southern Arkansas University,” on Thursday, Oct. 22. Rankin’s speech was a part of Professional Development Month, a series of seminars and other activities designed to aid students in developing qualities necessary to be successful in the… Read More