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Crystal Halley has been appointed to the role of interim vice chancellor of academic affairs for the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

Malik Williams, a native of Waldo, recently graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor’s degree in business information systems. He recently shared insights about his college experience with a UALR writer.

The University of Arkansas at Monticello has hired Michael Davila to fill the position of associate vice chancellor and dean of students, according to Dr. Moses Goldmon, vice chancellor for Student Engagement. He assumed the role December 16.

Henderson State University’s Department of Nursing will enhance its Health Education Simulation Center (HESC) with additional OB and pediatric simulation equipment, thanks to a $149,265 grant from the Blue & You Foundation.

ARKADELPHIA -- Ouachita Baptist University music students earned 12 finalist honors at the 2019 National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Southern Region Conference and Student Auditions.

The Alpha Gamma Iota Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at South Arkansas Community College inducted several new members recently. Membership requires faculty and staff recommendation, at least a 3.5 grade-point average.

Two South Arkansas Community College staff members, who were children in Dallas when President John Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, will make a special presentation from noon to 1 p.m. today at the SouthArk Library.

The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) announced recently $1.5 million in workforce development grants to 11 organizations across the Mississippi River Delta Region, including a $150,000 grant to UAM College of Technology at Crossett (UAM-CTC).

FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas research, extension and teaching faculty, in collaboration with Cornell University, are part of a $9.95 million multi-university grant that seeks to enhance poultry nutrition and well-being.

Ouachita Baptist University will host the U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus in a free performance at 7:30 p.m. Friday, October 25 in the Jones Performing Arts Center at Arkadelphia.