SAU Upward Bound present Oz musical

July 6, 2015

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The Upward Bound program at Southern Arkansas University will present a musical production, “The Magical Land of Oz,” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, 2015, in Harton Theater. This family-friendly comedy will keep you in stitches throughout the play. The public is cordially invited to travel to “The Magical Land of Oz” with the… Read More

Upward Bound providing free summer meals for youth

May 12, 2015

Donald W

Updated June 23, 2015 – The Southern Arkansas University Upward Bound program is having meals provided by the U.S.D.A. Summer Food Service Program. The SAU site has been clarified by the U.S.D.A. as a closed site, meaning only participants in the SAU Upward Bound programs will be provided meals. It was previously released in May… Read More

SAU Upward Bound hosts graduation on May 2

April 21, 2015

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The Upward Bound Program at Southern Arkansas University will hold its annual Senior Recognition and Awards Ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at SAU’s Harton Theatre. A total of 28 graduates from eight Southwest Arkansas schools will be recognized. Graduates include: Arkansas High:  Vicki Allen, LaVentry Easte, and ThaQuisha Youngblood; Blevins High: … Read More

SAU Upward Bound to recognize 36 graduates Saturday

April 30, 2014

The Upward Bound Program at Southern Arkansas University will hold its annual Senior Recognition and Awards Ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 3, 2014, in SAU’s Harton Theatre. A total of 36 graduates will be recognized. They represent 10 different high schools from across southwest Arkansas. Graduates include: Blevins High: Miracle Anderson, Victor Torres,… Read More

John Jones of University of Arkansas speaks to SAU Upward Bound

December 2, 2013

john Jones speaking to SAU Upward Bound students

Mr. John Jones addressed a group of Upward Bound juniors and seniors on Wednesday, November 20, 2013.  Mr. Jones, who participated in the program at Southern Arkansas University (2002-2005), encouraged the students to have a vision, set goals, and remain focused.  Students were impacted by the fact that he, himself, grew up in a small… Read More

SAU’s Upward Bound programs get $4,000 for technology

October 30, 2013

SAU Upward Bound Program

Southern Arkansas University’s two Upward Bound program were recently given $4,000 by the Arkansas Lottery Commission and its two international vendors. These grants were a part of a statewide gift of $40,000 for all the Arkansas Upward Bound programs to improve technology-based education for UB students. “The Arkansas Lottery Commission takes pride in helping deserving… Read More

SAU Upward Bound program graduation ceremony Saturday

April 30, 2013

The Upward Bound program at Southern Arkansas University will be hosting a senior recognition and awards ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Harton Theatre. A total of 33 graduates will be recognized, and they represent 11 different high schools from across southwest Arkansas. For U.B. I, Cory Walker from Magnolia High… Read More

Upward Bound plans graduation ceremony

April 22, 2011

Tim'm T. West

MAGNOLIA –The Upward Bound program at Southern Arkansas University will hold its 2011 graduation ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 30, in Harton Theatre. More than 30 students from area high schools will participate in the graduation ceremony. The public is invited to attend. SAU Upward Bound alumnus (1990), Tim’m T. West will be… Read More

Upward Bound Program to present “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper”

June 23, 2009

The Upward Bound Program at Southern Arkansas University will present two performances of the musical drama, “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper” at 10 a.m. July 1 and at 6 p.m. July 2. Both performances will be held at Harton Theatre on the University campus and are free and open to the public. “Cinderella’s Glass Slipper,” a two-act… Read More