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  1. Bates, Phelps promoted at ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KATV Little Rock

    Arkansas State University System President Charles L. Welch said Thursday the university has made a pair of personnel moves for the system. Welch announced the promotions of Julie Bates to executive vice president and Brad Phelps to university counsel in the system office.

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  2. Committee rejects A-State medical college applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Benton Courier

    A New York college's application to open an osteopathic medical school on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro has been denied. But Barbara Ross-Lee of the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine said it will submit another application for accreditation to the American Osteopathic Association in April.

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  3. ASU hires higher-ed director for government-relations jobRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NWAonline

    The director of the state Department of Higher Education, Shane Broadway, will start work as the Arkansas State University System's vice president for governmental relations at an annual salary of $185,000 next year, system officials said Wednesday. Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.

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  4. ASU Beebe Fall Fine Arts Winners AnnouncedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Beebe News

    The Arkansas State University-Beebe Art Department recently presented awards to students following the 2014 Fall Fine Arts Show in the categories of Drawing I, Painting I and II, and Ceramics I and II.The art works were judged on technique, use of color, contrast and creativity in the categories of ceramics, painting, and drawing.Winners, along ... (more)

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  5. Committee rejects ASU medical college applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Courier

    A New York college's application to open an osteopathic medical school on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro has been denied. But Barbara Ross-Lee of the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine said it will submit another application for accreditation to the American Osteopathic Association in April.

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  6. Arkansas St. names Shane Broadway vice presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KATV Little Rock

    The Arkansas State University System has named Arkansas Department of Higher Education Director Shane Broadway as its vice president for governmental relations. Broadway is a former state representative and state senator and served as Speaker of the House.

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  7. Shane Broadway takes job as Arkansas State lobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Arkansas Times

    To nobody's surprise, Arkansas State University today hired Shane Broadway as its lobbyist, or vice president for governmental relations. He'll be paid $185,000.

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  8. ASU Hires Shane Broadway As VP for Governmental RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The Arkansas State University System said Wednesdsay that it had hired Shane Broadway, the director of the state Department of Higher Education, as vice president of governmental relations.

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  9. Martha Miller announces departure at Department of Arkansas HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Arkansas Times

    ... he said so with the understanding that Broadway would soon be hired as the next lobbyist at Arkansas State University. ASU nominally is having a search process to fill that job, but I suspect it's a formality. It doesn't ease the news for those ...

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  10. Following the money at Arkansas State University; who got improper discounts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Arkansas Times

    Legislative Audit released its review of Arkansas State University finances yesterday and it included a report on a topic suggested for review by ASU's internal auditor concerning student housing discounts given by Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Lonnie Williams. The report concluded: Student housing discounts totaling $39,244 were authorized for 12 students who were not dependents of an ASU System employee, in violation of the ASU System Staff Handbook and without ASU Board of Trustee approval, during the period July 1, 2006 through May 31, 2014.

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  11. Administrator to reimburse ASU $29,349Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NWAonline

    An administrator at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro has agreed to reimburse nearly $30,000 to the university for student housing discounts that he improperly authorized, a deputy legislative auditor told lawmakers Monday. Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.

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  12. ASU application for osteopathic medical school rejected; school to try againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Arkansas Times

    Arkansas Business' Lee Hogan reports that an accrediting commission has turned down an application to open a branch of a New York osteopathic college of medicine a t Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. ASU says it will try again, with hopes to open the branch by 2016.

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  13. Plans for ASU Osteopathic School Rejected, But Campus Will Try AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    An accreditation commission has rejected an application by the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine to open a branch on the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro.

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  14. Osteopathic college in Fort Smith on track, ASU effort hit with a denialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The City Wire

    The planned Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine at Chaffee Crossing in Fort Smith remains on track for a fall 2016 opening, but the application by NYiT for an osteopathic college at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro has been denied. The NYiT College of Osteopathic Medicine had applied for an "Additional Location" request with the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation for the Jonesboro campus.

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  15. 2015 GoDaddy BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WALA

    The GoDaddy Bowl will feature the University of Toledo with the Mid-American Conference against the Sun Belt Conference representative, Arkansas State University. The 16th annual GoDaddy Bowl will be played on Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium and televised nationally at 8:00 pm on ESPN.

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  16. Researcher peers deep into hailstonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... to Columbus, where one of Lyons' doctoral students, Deb Leslie - now a post-doctoral researcher at Arkansas State University - analyzed them using the Picarro. Leslie found that most of the hailstone embryos froze at relatively warm temperatures, ...

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  17. ASU leverages 26 acres to generate college revenue, retail activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas State University has long served to help drive retail activity in Jonesboro.

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  18. Dawn Sears: An appreciationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Examiner.com

    No less a country music and vocal authority as Larry Gatlin was waxing emphatically about the immense talent of Dawn Sears , just prior to his performance last year at the Johnny Cash Music Festival at the Arkansas State University's Convocation Center in Jonesboro. "There are and always have been singers in Nashville who can't sing their way out of a paper bag!" said Gatlin.

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  19. Higher-ed chief interviews at ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | NWAonline

    Arkansas State University System officials interviewed state Department of Higher Education Director Shane Broadway for an opening Monday. Arkansas State University System officials interviewed state Department of Higher Education Director Shane Broadway for an opening Monday -- three days after Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson said he'd asked Broadway to stay in his current job.

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  20. Tips to avoid going into debt this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... swiping their cards and handing out cash for those perfect holiday gifts. Dr. Phil Hestand with Arkansas State University said impulse buying is a huge problem, not just during the holidays but year round. He said buying items to make yourself or ...

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