Free blues concert at SAU Saturday

January 23, 2015

Flyer - DieDra and the Ruff Pro Band concert

Award-winning blues artist DieDra and the Ruff Pro Band will perform at 6 p.m. on Saturday, February 28, in the Southern Arkansas University Reynolds Center. The public is encouraged to attend, and admission is free.  Hot chocolate and coffee will be served during the concert, courtesy of the Student Activities Board. The band is performing… Read More

SAU to host annual Veterans Day tribute

November 5, 2014


Wear your patriotic colors and join Southern Arkansas University’s annual Veterans Day Salute to Troops from 12:15-1 p.m. on November 11, 2014. Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in Reynolds Center Grand Hall. Please invite a service member or bring a photo or memorabilia in their honor to be… Read More

SAU hosting 9/11 ceremony Thursday

September 10, 2014


MAGNOLIA — Southern Arkansas University is hosting a 9/11 Day of Remembrance and Service ceremony Thursday from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in Harton Theatre. Members of the community are invited to come remember those who lost their lives, to honor first responders and military personnel, and to encourage acts of service. First responders and military personnel in… Read More

Rutter a Marine and award-winning physics student

November 8, 2013

Barbara Rutter - Marine and SAU Physic

Barbara Rutter loves a challenge – not only has she excelled in one of the most challenging degree programs at Southern Arkansas University, she did it while serving what she dubs as the most difficult branch of the United States military. Rutter, of New Llano, La., is slated to graduate this December from SAU’s Physics… Read More

Service members will be honored at baseball game

April 5, 2012

Veterans and current members of the United States military will be honored during special events surrounding a Mulerider baseball game on Saturday, April 14. A reception will be held at the Mulerider Activities Center from 12:30-2 p.m. for veterans and current service members. The Muleriders will face off against Henderson State University at 3 p.m…. Read More

Veterans Day tribute planned

October 28, 2011

MAGNOLIA – The Veterans Resource Center at Southern Arkansas University will host a Veterans Day tribute ceremony at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, in front of Harton Theatre on the SAU campus. Veterans from SAU and the community as well as student service members will be recognized. There will be a moment of silence… Read More

SAU named “Military Friendly School” by G.I. Jobs magazine

September 12, 2011

MAGNOLIA – G.I. Jobs, the premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has awarded Southern Arkansas University the designation of “Military Friendly School.” The 2012 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members and veterans… Read More

Veterans Day program planned for November 11

November 5, 2010

MAGNOLIA – The Veterans Resource Center and the Student Veterans Association at Southern Arkansas University are planning a Veterans Day program to begin at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11. The program will take place in front of Harton Theatre on the SAU campus. SAU President Dr. David Rankin and the president of the Student… Read More