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Gov. Hutchinson reappoints Therral Story to SAU Board of Trustees Gov. Hutchinson reappoints Therral Story to SAU Board of Trustees
Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced the reappointment of Therral Story of Magnolia to the Board of Trustees of Southern Arkansas University on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. Hutchinson initially appointed Story to fill the position left open by Board Chairman O.A. “Buddy” Franks, who passed away Sept. 21, 2015. Story’s new appointment expires Jan. 14, 2022. Of Story’s appointment, Dr. Trey Berry, president of SAU, said, “Therral and Jan Story have been such vital people in the growth and strength of SAU. We a... Read More
Gov. Hutchinson reappoints Therral Story to SAU Board of Trustees
Gov. Hutchinson reappoints Therral Story to SAU Board of Trustees
Global Game Jam at SAU to feature eye-tracking software Global Game Jam at SAU to feature eye-tracking software
Southern Arkansas University will again be one of the host sites for the world’s largest game creation event, Global Game Jam (GGJ), on January 20-22, 2017. This year, SAU’s site has been selected for an additional benefit as one of the sites receiving eye-tracking software from Swedish company Tobii Tech. The event is free, and is open to anyone 18 and older who is interested in game creation – either video games or table-top games. To register or find out more information, visit http://globalg... Read More
Global Game Jam at SAU to feature eye-tracking software
Global Game Jam at SAU to feature eye-tracking software
SAU plans 22nd Annual MLK Day March and Ceremony Jan. 16 SAU plans 22nd Annual MLK Day March and Ceremony Jan. 16
The 22nd Southern Arkansas University Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Memorial March and Ceremony is set to begin at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. The march will begin at the parking lot of old Miller’s Cafeteria on Vine Street and proceed down University Street to the SAU Reynolds Center. The ceremony will begin around 5:30 p.m. in Foundation Hall. The public is encouraged to participate in the march and attend the ceremony. Guest speaker will be Dale Sanders, pastor, Bethany Missionary Baptist Chu... Read More
SAU plans 22nd Annual MLK Day March and Ceremony Jan. 16
SAU plans 22nd Annual MLK Day March and Ceremony Jan. 16
Spring 2017 classes begin at SAU Jan. 11 Spring 2017 classes begin at SAU Jan. 11
Registration for Spring 2017 classes at Southern Arkansas University will be Monday, Jan. 9 and Tuesday, Jan. 10, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Jennifer Rowsam, associate dean for Institutional Effectiveness and Strategic Planning, said the registration process for undergraduate and returning students begins at the Admissions Office, Overstreet Hall 207. From there, entering students will be directed to the Advising Center, Overstreet Hall 238. Graduate students are encouraged to register online or to see thei... Read More
Spring 2017 classes begin at SAU Jan. 11
Spring 2017 classes begin at SAU Jan. 11
Day of the Undead Zombie Run set for Saturday, Jan. 14 Day of the Undead Zombie Run set for Saturday, Jan. 14
The public is welcome to participate in a scary but fun 5K on Saturday, Jan. 14. The Day of the Undead Zombie Run begins at 5 p.m. at Southern Arkansas University’s former Welcome Center, taking participants on a course plagued with zombies. Rhaelene Lowther, assistant professor of art (game and animation), said that about 15 SAU game and animation design students will be dressed as zombies and placed throughout the course to create obstacles for runners. “Each runner will wear two flags, and th... Read More
Day of the Undead Zombie Run set for Saturday, Jan. 14
Day of the Undead Zombie Run set for Saturday, Jan. 14
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