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June 2007

More than 1,000 diplomas awarded
Spring Commencement features two ceremonies (6/22/07)

Mascot Review Committee adopts resolution to recommend change
Committee recommends retiring university mascot (6/18/07)

Donald W. Reynolds Center for Health Sciences funded
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation makes historic gift to ASU (6/14/07)

Earthquake! exhibit to open June 21 at the ASU Museum
Interactive exhibit provides history on the New Madrid Seismic Zone (6/13/07)  

University issues statement
Sexual harassment policy is zero-tolerance (6/7/07)

Web site carries mascot and nickname information
Mascot Review Committee shares information (6/6/07)

May 2007

ASU staff and students win Prism awards
Little Rock chapter of PRSA conducts competition (5/25/07)

Chancellor's and Dean's List for Spring 2007
1,532 students named to the two lists (5/15/07)

Mascot Review Committee begins its work
Members will explore impact of university's various alternatives (5/15/07)

Mascot Review Committee to convene to study NCAA material
Cross-sections of campus, community will participate (5/11/07)

Distinguished Performance Awards for employees presented
Service recognition included retirees, others with years of service (5/3/07)

2007 ASU Summer Children's Theatre season scheduled
Twelfth season of children's theatre offers folklore heroes, family fun (5/3/07)

College of Agriculture awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (5/03/07

College of Fine Arts awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (5/03/07)

Board of Trustees approves faculty promotions, tenure
Nine are full professors, nine are associate professors, 12 are tenured (5/2/07)

ASU to award Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree to Gov. Beebe
Governor, a 1968 alumnus, will speak to graduating class May 5 (5/2/07)

College of Communications and University College awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (5/01/07)

April 2007

College of Business awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (4/30/07)

College of Engineering awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (4/30/07)

College of Humanities and Social Sciences awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (4/30/07)

College of Nursing and Health Professions awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (4/30/07)

College of Sciences and Mathematics awards
Top graduates recognized at college ceremony (4/30/07)

Week-long Hemingway Creative Writers' Retreat to be held in Piggott
C.D. Mitchell, Donna James will instruct participants (4/27/07)

Spring Commencement set for May 5 with two ceremonies
Governor Mike Beebe, Wilson Award winner Jessica Hicks, to speak (4/25/07)

2007 Arkansas Archaeological Society Training Program subject of lecture
Station archaeologist Dr. Mary Beth Trubitt discusses dig plans (4/24/07)

ASU researchers find better source of antiaging compound resveratrol
Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar, Dr. Maureen Dolan, prepare study (04/21/07)

ASU-Jonesboro to host summer academic camps
Classes, camps offer selection of learning experiences (4/20/07)

Canadian Brass perform in final concert of Fowler Series
Quintet makes only Arkansas appearance at ASU (04/19/07)

Chancellor Potts issues statement on Virginia Tech tragedy
Urges prevention and preparedness at ASU (04/18/07)

Admissions Office hosts 10th annual Discover Diversity program April 20-21
Spring session brings high school juniors to ASU (4/18/07)

Philosophy Department presents, publishes recent research
Six members of faculty report scholarly activities (04/18/07)

Education Administration annual conference features Lt. Col. Grossman
Leading expert on causes of violent crime speaks of local lessons (4/18/07)

Spring 2007 Senior Exhibition to be launched at Bradbury Gallery
Six featured artists display works (4/18/07)

President's and Deans' Lists announced
Fall semester lists include 1,540 students (4/17/07)

College of Business to hold annual Spring Swing golf tournament
Four-person scramble benefits college foundation (4/17/07)

Community Chorus forming to go to Carnegie Hall
Auditions to be held April 23-24 (4/12/07)

Office of Publications and Creative Services wins awards at CASE conference
PCS team brings home first place gold for branding campaign (4/12/07)

Faculty Achievement Awards presented
Highlight of Convocation of Scholars Week (4/10/07)

Retiring faculty members recognized
Six faculty have total of 166 years of service (4/10/07)

ASU Math/Stats faculty, alumni, students, attend, present at conference
Linnstaedter, Logan, Honey recognized (4/10/07)

Wilson Award, Distinguished Service Awards, presented at Honors ceremony
Jessica Hicks of Camden receives 2007 R. E. Lee Wilson Award (4/9/07)

ASU Chancellor Dr. Robert L. Potts announces Chancellor's Scholar awards
Nine win Chancellor's Scholar awards, seven others recognized (4/9/07)

Dr. Susan D. Allen to return to full-time faculty status
Dr. Glen Jones will serve as interim vice chancellor (4/9/07)

Department of Music presents ASU Ringers in concert April 23
Celebrated 22-year-old community ensemble charms listeners (4/9/07)

Dr. Neale Bartee conducts Concert Orchestra April 16
Works by Borodin, Rimsky-Korsakov, Bizet, and Ponchielli will be featured (4/6/07)

Wind Ensemble, Emerson Wind Ensemble to perform April 19
Dr. Kenneth Carroll, Corey Emerson conduct (4/6/07)

ASU Foundation makes available historic Mary Lewis cd/book set
Set includes biography, recordings of Arkansas-born opera singer (4/6/07)

ASU, Environmental Sciences host 5th biennial symposium, workshop
ASU faculty present 16 papers, additional posters and presentations (4/5/07)

'Protecting Children from Online Predators' workshop scheduled for April 12
Two opportunities to learn about protecting children from technology (4/5/07)

Department of Music to present Symphonic Winds, Concert Band
Fincher to direct winds, Mikel to direct band (4/3/07)

Annual Faculty Honors Convocation to be held
Convocation honors retiring faculty, presents faculty awards (4/3/07)

29th annual Convocation of Scholars events next week
Top awards to outstanding graduates and faculty (4/3/07)

Department of Music presents ASU Percussion Ensemble
Works by Arthur Lipner and George Crumb will be performed(4/03/07)

Student Honors Recital slated for April 9
A panel of judges representing the music faculty selected the performers (4/3/07)

Tribe Jazz Band and Jazz Lab Band in concert April 15
Concert will include pieces from familiar Big Band and jazz composers (4/3/07)

March 2007

Department of Music presents Spring Choral Concert, silent auction
Auction will help finance choir trip, performance in Carnegie Hall (3/28/07)

Thirty area schools participate in 'Through A Child's Eyes XXI'
ASU Museum will host awards ceremony, opening reception April 1 (3/27/07)

John Brummett to be speaker for annual Paul Couch Lecture
Columnist addresses education as journalist, mentor, and citizen (3/26/07)

Fowler Center Series continues with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
Back by popular demand, the ASO plays favorites (3/21/07)

Comedian and communicator Carl Grant performs in Lecture-Concert Series
Grant sees humor as "the shortest distance between people" (3/21/07)

New Orleans filmmaker presents 'Lindy Boggs: Steel and Velvet'
Bess Carrick to speak on film, post-Katrina conditions on Gulf Coast (3/20/07)

Fowler Center Series continues with concert by pianist Joyce Yang
Award winning pianist will perform March 27 (3/16/07)

Department of Music to present "The Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse"
The performance is an elite horn quartet (3/16/07)

Delta Studies Center to present oral history project photographs
Arkansas Delta Agricultural and Community in Transition, at Library (3/15/07)

ASU Theatre to present 'Twelfth Night'
Shakespeare's romantic comedy to be staged April 6-7, 10-11 (3/14/07)

Faculty Recital Series is March 29
Nine members of music faculty to participate (3/14/07)

ASU Concert Choir to perform "Elijah" in Memphis
Singers will join Memphis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in concert (3/13/07)

Multicultural Week events take place March 13-15
International Programs and Student Affairs are co-sponsors (3/12/07)

ASU plans celebrations for Arkansas Archaeology Month
Events include Archaeology Fair, special lecture (3/07/07)

Area students to participate in Model UN Spring High School Conference
Several activities provide competition  (3/06/07)

Northeast Arkansas Regional Science Fair set for March 9-10
Young scientist compete to qualify for national science fair (3/06/07)

Fourth Annual New Ground Classic Golf Tournament slated for April 24
The four-person scramble is a fundraiser for the College of Agriculture (3/06/07)

Delta Blues Symposium XIII, set for March 29-31, focuses on the Sixties
13th annual conference brings writers, artists, musicians, and scholars together (3/5/07)

 * DBS: Keynote speaker is Memphis author, filmmaker, Robert Gordon
   Gordon's lecture, "Soul Music Sings the Blues," features film footage (3/5/07)

 * DBS:Alvin Youngblood Hart performs on first night of symposium
   Eclectic blues musician acknowledges Delta roots(3/5/7)

 * DBS: Special Music Panel, 'Musical (Auto)Biographies,' to be held
   Panel features Maxine Brown, Robert Gordon, Ben Sandmel (3/5/07)

 * DBS: Ely and Trethewey to conduct workshops at Delta Blues Symposium
   Delta fiction writer and Delta poet participants in 13th annual event (2/15/07)

Disability Services hosts Don't 'Dis' Our Abilities Disability Awareness Week
Activities include exhibit fair, concert, and several workshops (03/02/07)

February 2007

Dept. of Art presents Paul Villinski in Visiting Artist/Scholar Lecture Series
Artist Villinski is also featured in Bradbury Gallery exhibition (2/28/07)

'New and Used' at Bradbury Gallery examines art from common objects
Exhibit features artists Adelman, Fleck, Lemmonds, and Villinski (2/28/07)

Fowler Center to present Canadian musical powerhouse, Leahy
Group known for electrifying step dancing and passion to perform (2/27/07)

69th annual Journalism and Broadcasting Day to be held
College of Communications sponsors student contests (2/23/07)

Career Services Center to host All Majors Job Fair and Grad School Expo
More than 140 organizations will be in attendance this year (2/22/07)

Counseling Center to present final 'Love on the Rocks' lectures
The last three topics on relationships will be presented in March (2/22/07)

Guitarist Starobin and composer Crumb perform for Lecture-Concert Series
Crumb compositions to be presented by faculty members, guest artists (3/1/07)

Fall 2006 Graduation List announced
Total of 693 graduate and undergraduate degrees awarded (2/16/07)

Dr. Richard Kurin to present 'Legend of the Hope Diamond' lecture
Former Fulbright Fellow discusses cursed gem (2/16/07)

Department of Music to present comic opera
Smetana's "The Bartered Bride" entertains (2/16/07)

Guitarist David Starobin to perform for Lecture-Concert Series
Program to include works by Mauro Giuliani, Fernando Sor, Hector Villa-Lobos (2/12/07)

The Arkansas Repertory Theatre's 'Fences' comes to Fowler Center
August Wilson's most popular work explores family ties, boundaries (2/15/07)

Scholarship program will benefit recipients of El Dorado Promise Scholarship
ASU welcomes recipients to consider opportunities in Jonesboro (2/13/07)

Deere and Co. economist to speak at AgriBusiness event
Dr. J. B. Penn, ASU alumnus, will give luncheon address (2/12/07)

Institute seeks educators and students for CSI
Creating student investigators is goal of NSF-funded project (2/9/07)

Disaster-related training courses offered by Department of Nursing
Basic and advanced training are scheduled (2/9/07)

Department of Music presents Tribe, Jazz Lab bands
Performance will feature Big Band classics (2/9/07)

Counseling Center offers relationship screenings
Lecture series starts just in time for Valentine's Day (2/8/07)

ASU receives approvals for Army Reserve Center transfer
Facility would be home to Math/Science Institute (2/8/07)

ASU Museum sponsors 'In Our Own Backyard: History in the Making'
Event showcases two documentary films on race in Arkansas (2/8/07)

Department of Music to present Winter Choir Concert
Concert marks conducting debut of student (2/5/7)

Department of Art Lecture Series hosts Helena Reckitt
Internationally recognized curator will speak, serve as juror at ASU (2/5/07)

Middle East Studies Night is Monday, Feb. 5
Food, grant announcements on agenda (2/2/07)

January 2007

Derek Greenfield is 5th speaker in Leadership Development Series
Motivational speaker addresses power and deferral of dreams (1/31/07)

ASU will be closed Thursday, Feb. 1
Essential services will still be provided (1/31/07)

Feb. 1 edition of The Herald available online
Print version delayed because of weather and campus closing (1/31/07)

'The Souls of Black Folks' is theme for Black History Month 2007
Activities will celebrate and reflect upon Black history (1/29/07)

College of Agriculture partners to host North Delta Ag Expo 2007
Expo offers pesticide application training, continuing credit (1/25/07)

Fallen Heroes Exhibit at Dean B. Ellis Library
Tribute to Arkansans who have died in military since 2003 (1/25/07)

Spring semester enrollment up by 237
Total of 10,055 is second highest for spring semester (1/24/07)

ATC-20 Seminar offers training in post-earthquake evaluation
Safety evaluation of buildings emphasized (1/24/07)

ASU Theatre announces cast for "The House of Yes"
Outrageous, edgy comedy describes dysfunctional family (1/22/07)

Through a Child's Eyes XXI coming to ASU Museum
Annual Children's art exhibit on display April 1-30 (1/22/07)

13th annual ASU Agribusiness Conference to be held Feb. 14
Conference will focus on biofuels, agribusiness outlook (1/22/07)

Department of Music to present Gospel Benefit Concert
Proceeds benefit ASU Choir's Carnegie Hall tour (1/24/07)

Christy Valentine selected as director of development
Corporate experience and academic credentials cited (1/18/07)

Department of Music to hold faculty recital with guest artists
Trombonist John Mueller and pianist Arthur Hart perform (1/18/07)

Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough to be fourth speaker in series
Philander Smith president speaks to ASU students (1/15/07)

Classical guitarist to perform for ASU Lecture-Concert series
David Burgess featured in "Guitar Music of Brazil" (1/15/07)

Mike Gibson elected chair of Board of Trustees
Osceola attorney in his fourth year on Board (1/12/07)

Judge Marion Humphrey to be third speaker in series
Judge speaks in Leadership Development series, honors King (1/9/07)

December issue of "Arkansas Review" available now
Magazine offers special approach to region

Soil and Water Conference is Thursday, Jan. 11
Chancellor Robert L. Potts will be luncheon speaker  (1/4/07)

Bradbury Gallery to open faculty exhibit
Works by Roger Carlisle and Dan Reeves (1/2/07)

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December 2006

Students Win Research Fellowships
Five students awarded ADHE grants  (12/15/06)

Fall Commencement Ceremony is Friday, Dec. 15
More than 700 student are candidates for degrees (12/14/06)

90 students named to Who's Who
Selection is by university committee (12/14/06)

ASU to host Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
3-day celebration on Jan. 15-17 (12/12/06)

Radio-Television department installs digital media system
First in state to offer CNN's Pathfire DMG for students (12/04/06)

Identity Solutions symposium set for February
Universities to collaborate in multi-disciplinary developments (12/01/06)

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November 2006

Hemingway and Pfeiffer Museums to present Chautauqua
Betty Jean Steinshouer, literary scholar and Chautauqua performer (11/29/06)

Department of Music to present Handbell Concert
ASU Ringers Christmas Concert Monday, Dec. 4 (11/17/06)

Department of Music to present annual Madrigal Feaste
In the style of Merrie Olde England, costumes and comedy (11/16/06)

Wind Ensemble concert is Tuesday
Fall concert is in Riceland Hall of Fowler Center (11/09/06)

Percussion Ensemble to perform
Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16 (11/09/06)

Benefit art auction features donated works
Proceeds will help provide art scholarships (11/09/06)

Televised panel will cover Asian people and culture
Race, gender and media class to host 10th annual event (11/07/06)

ASU hosts Discover Diversity
Approximately 50 students will be visiting the campus(11/06/06)

The ASU Theatre announces "The Diviners" Cast
Performances will be at the Fowler Center Nov. 10-15 (11/02/06)

College of Business planning economic outlook conference
Bear Stearns reps to present national outlook (11/02/06)

Vienna Choir Boys in Concert, Nov. 12
Presentation is a Riceland Distinguished Performance (11/01/06)

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October 2006

Department of Music to present Jazz Bands
The second concert to feature ASU Jazz Bands (10/31/06)

Preview Day is Wednesday, Nov. 1
Opportunity for high school students to look at ASU (10/30/06)

Dr. Rodolfo Quintero to present biotechnology conferences
Medicinal plants expert will consult with ABI (10/27/06)

Judd Hill Center to be dedicated today
Home of the Arkansas State University Foundation, Inc. (10/27/06)

Arkansas Delta Byways awards given in 10 categories
7th annual event recognizes tourism achievements (10/23/06)

Department of Music to present Organ Dedication Concert
Concert featuring Nicholas Bowden on Sunday, Nov. 5 (10/23/06)

University Singers Men's and Women's Choir performances
Department of Music presents on Tuesday, Nov. 7 (10/23/06)

Pianist to perform in Lecture-Concert Series presentation
Anne Koscielny's concert is Nov. 2 in Riceland Hall (10/24/06)

Economic Outlook Conference planned by College of Business
Regions Bank and McAdams-Frierson Chair are sponsors (10/23/06)

College of Business Alumni plan annual breakfast event
Bowen and Rainwater to be honored for achievements (10/19/06)

Department of Music to present Orchestra Concert
Concert under the direction of Dr. Robin Dauer (10/17/06)

Department of Music to present Faculty Recital
The second concert scheduled for Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m. (10/19/06)

Chuck Maulden, R-TV grad, to speak at Homecoming event
College of Communications sponsors 11th annual seminar (10/17/06)

Nursing and Health Professions alumni to be honored
Annual event recognizes achievements (10/17/06)

Delta National Small Prints Exhibition
Opening reception is Thursday at Bradbury Gallery (10/16/06)

Special events give tribute to Sen. Hattie Caraway
Southern Women: Political Action/Public Service is theme (10/13/06)

Judd Hill Center dedication is Oct. 27
New home for ASU Foundation Inc. (10/13/06)

Arkansas Delta Byways to present 7th annual awards
Finalists named for Tourism Achievement Awards (10/13/06)

Department of Music to present Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble
Concert in Riceland Hall in the Fowler Center (10/11/06)

Satellite balloon launch planned for Saturday
Arkansas Space Grant Consortium provides funding (10/10/06)

Performance anxiety specialist in Lecture Series
Richard Cox has advice for those who fear being on stage (10/10/06)

Concert Choir and Chamber Singers
The Department of Music to present concert Oct. 17 (10/10/06)

Homecoming 2006 events scheduled for Oct. 20-21
Events surrounds football game against North Texas (10/09/06)

Memphis Symphony to perform at Fowler Center
One of the Riceland Distinguished Performances for 2006-07 (10/9/06)

Annual Legislative Day is Saturday; four to be honored
Rep. Petrus, Rep. McDaniel, Rep. Thompson and Rep. Kidd (10/6/06)

Dr. Robert L. Potts appointed chancellor
Board of Trustees selects ASU-Jonesboro's first chancellor (10/5/06)

September 2006

Comic to speak for Lecture-Concert Series
Fred Burns speaks Tuesday, Oct. 17 on campus (9/29/06)

Campus Safety and Security are high priorities
University Police, Student Affairs personnel taking steps (9/29/06)

National Science Foundation awards $1 million grant
Improving science and technology education is goal (9/29/06)

Grand Opening of the new residence hall is Oct. 6
ASU's newest housing facility, North Park Quads (9/29/06)

Civil rights activist to speak Thursday, Oct 5
ASU Lecture-Concert Series presents Diane Nash (9/28/06)

Department of Music to present Jazz Bands
Jazz Lab Band and ASU Tribe in Riceland Hall (9/28/06)

Fowler Center presents comedy act Second City, Oct. 9-10
Cross of "Saturday Night Live" & "Who's Line Is It Anyway?" (9/28/06)

Power of Hope Celebration is Tuesday
One of several community events this week (9/25/06)

Physical therapy professor has summer 'tour'
Dr. Staffan Elgelid travels in Europe with rock musician (9/25/06)

Southern Tenant Farmers Museum to open
Facility chronicles tenant farming and union movement (9/22/06)

ASU Theatre to open season Sept. 29
Students will stage Sam Shepard's "God of Hell" (9/22/06)

Department of Music to present Faculty Recital
Seven performers in the Riceland Hall of the Fowler Center (9/21/06)

CSI forensics consultant to speak on campus Sept. 28
"Speak for You: The Real Vegas CSI" by Dr. Telgenhoff (9/20/06)

Summer Commencement awards 348 diplomas
Ceremony held at Convocation Center on Aug. 4 (9/18/06)

College of Humanities and Social Sciences hosts event
"Celebration in Learning" in honor of Constitution Day(9/14/06)

Barbara Doyle named to new position
Doyle becomes Director of Assessment for campus (9/14/06)

Theatre Department announces 2006-07 season
Schedule to include six performances (9/13/06)

SGA to sponsor first gubernatorial debate
Monday, Sept. 18, at ASU's Fowler Center, Riceland Hall (9/13/06)

Seminars to promote better teaching and learning
Dr. Dee Fink will speak at three seminars (9/12/06)

Alan McVey to lead Delta Center for Economic Development
State Deputy Director joins College of Business team (9/8/06)

Fowler Center opens 2006-07 season
Dukes of Dixieland to perform Sept. 23 (9/07/06)

Recommended disaster-related training courses
BDLS and ADLS courses(9/7/06)

Spanish and Latino Heritage Week 2006
Spanish & Latino culture program "Reaching Beyond Borders" (9/7/06)

Fall enrollment appears to be up significantly
Preliminary figures show headcount increase of 361 (9/6/06)

Renaissance culture journal at ASU
Dr. Frances Malpezzi to serve as editor (9/5/06)

ASU and National Guard sign scholarship plan
Soldiers attending ASU system eligible for scholarship grants (9/2/06)

Fowler Center Series 2006-07
Features eight performances (9/1/06)

Grants will assist educators in Delta region
Close to $500,000 secured (9/1/06)

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August 2006

Search committee selects Chancellor finalists
Six candidates will visit campus (8/31/06)

Fine Arts Center Gallery to present exhibit
Picket Fence Borders opens Aug. 28 (8/25/06)

Bradbury Gallery to open new exhibition
With art from New Orleans (8/25/06)

Dr. Judith Carney to present Greenfield Lecture
UCLA professor for Lecture~Concert Series (8/24/06)

Lecture~Concert Series for 2006-07
A season of 11 events begins Sept. 12 (8/24/06)

Operation Move-In is Saturday
On-campus residents to increase by 500 (8/16/06)

Dr. Dennis White named as president
To Arkansas State Communication Association (8/16/06)

New Student Orientation, Aug. 18
Final session preceding 2006-07 year (8/10/06)

Professor receives Collegiate Teacher of the Year
Dr. Terry Roach, business communication (8/9/06)

Museum to open "Living Off the Land" exhibit
Public reception and opening is Aug. 27 (8/7/06)

Summer Commencement set for Aug. 4
In the Convocation Center (8/02/06)

ROTC Reunion is Sept. 1-2, Army game weekend
Celebration marks 70th anniversary of program (8/2/06)

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July 2006

Director appointed for new Ph.D. program
Dr. Pam Weathers to lead Molecular Biosciences Program (7/31/06)

Judd Hill Cotton Technology Field Day
12th annual event will be Thursday, Aug. 31 (7/31/06)

Researcher receives major grant
Dr. Malathi Srivastan receives $200,000 grant (7/25/06)

Professor to Speak at Oxford University
Dr. Aldemaro Romero speaks at
conference (7/25/06)

Basic disaster life support training class
Nursing Department hosts a two day training class (7/10/06)

36th Annual Early Childhood Education Conference
Childhood services host conference on campus (7/10/06)

"Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?"
Cast announced for July 26 opening (7/6/06)

ASU Museum to feature Color Play
Exhibit for children teaches art and science of color (7/5/06)

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June 2006

Spring Commencement awards 1,079 diplomas
Ceremony held on May 6 (6/12/06)

Summer Children's Theatre  
Opens with Nick Tickle, Fairy Tale Detective (6/8/06)

Faculty Fellows selected
Drs. Narey and Yanowitz to serve (6/5/06)

Delta Leadership Program seeking applicants
Program needs members for the Class III for MSDL (6/5/06)

Model United Nations camp scheduled
Youth will learn about international relations (6/1/06)

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May 2006

Director of Italian American Studies Program will speak at ASU
Fred Gardaphe from SUNY-Stony Brook (5/31/06)

President's and Deans' list announced
Spring Semester honors (5/19/06)

April Issue of Arkansas Review
Dept. of English and Philosophy publishes current issue (5/17/06)

CSI and Pre-Law camps
Camps offered to high school juniors and seniors (5/16/06)

College of Education honors graduates
Outstanding students recognized (5/12/06)

College of Agriculture honors seniors
Outstanding graduates recognized (5/09/06)

College of Nursing and Health Professions cites graduates
Outstanding students recognized (5/09/06)

College of Fine Arts honors outstanding graduates
Top students recognized (5/09/06)

Health Care Day Camp for youngsters
College of Nursing and Health Professions to sponsor (5/09/06)

Fourth Annual Creative Writing Day Camp
Dr. Robert Lamm and Donna Jones lead the camp for teens (5/09/06)

Museum offers summer camps for children
Ceramics, photography, and more (5/09/06)

Faculty promotions and tenure announced
Board of Trustees approves administration recommendations (5/04/06)

Distinguished Service Awards announced for staff
Years of service and retirees also announced (5/02/06)

Freshman writing competition
Three students awarded (5/01/06)

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April 2006

Commencement set for May 6
Two ceremonies at Convocation Center (04/27/06)

College of Engineering Awards
Outstanding graduates recognized (4/26/06)

College of Communications and University College Awards
Outstanding graduates recognized (4/25/06)

College of Science and Mathematics Awards
Outstanding graduates recognized (4/25/06)

College of Business Awards
Outstanding graduates recognized (4/24/06)

College of Humanities and Social Sciences Awards
Outstanding graduates recognized (4/24/06)

Legacy Society Wall of Honor dedicated
Approximately 125 attend campus ceremony (04/21/06)

Engineering bridge team wins 2nd in Deep South
To compete in national contest, May 26-27 (04/20/06)

The Ringers to perform April 24
Handbell concert to be at Fowler Center (04/19/06)

President Wyatt to sign Talloires Declaration
Campus ceremony is Friday morning (04/19/06)

Tribal Leader students participate in Earth Day
Projects for Craighead Forest and Nature Center (04/18/06)

McAdams-Frierson Chair to present roundtable
State commissioner, reps from FDIC & Federal Reserve (04/13/06)

Concert Band and Symphonic Winds
Concert on April 23 (04/11/06)

Summer Children's Theatre
Schedule announced for 2006 season (04/12/06)

Faculty Achievement Awards presented
Faculty recognized for teaching, scholarship and service (04/11/06)

Retiring faculty recognized
10 faculty members named to emeriti status (04/11/06)

Percussion Ensemble to perform April 18
Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. (04/11/06)

Wind Ensemble to perform April 20
Student concert at Fowler Hall (04/11/06)

ASU Choirs to perform in combined concert
April 17 at Fowler Center (04/11/06)

Wilson Award and Distinguished Service Awards
Student Honors Ceremony (04/10/06)

President's Scholars announced
During Student Honors Ceremony (04/10/06)

28th annual Convocation of Scholars underway
Honors and awards ceremonies scheduled (04/7/06)

Arkansas Symphony to perform on campus
Fowler Center concert April 21 (4/6/06)

Trombone Choir and Jazz Lab in concert
Fowler Center performance on April 11 (4/5/06)

EDA awards grant for Delta Center for Economic Development
College of Business initiatives to be housed in new facility (4/4/06)

Student Honors Recital at Fowler Center
April 10 event to feature several musicians (4/3/06)

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March 2006

Gen. Colin Powell, USA (Ret.) to speak April 13 at ASU
Appearance in Liberty Bank Distinguished Lecture Series (3/31/06)

Chancellor search process moves back to campus group
Search firm withdraws from process (3/30/06)

Powering Minds theme reflects heritage and vision
Campus announcement today (3/27/06)

Historic carving in Wilson Hall inspires visual identity
Powering Minds uses The Scholar as focal point (3/27/06)

ASU Orchestra in concert
April 4 in Riceland Hall (3/24/06)

Blues Placemaking in the Museum
folklorist photos to be featured (3/23/06)

Classical guitarist here for Lecture~Concert
Antigoni Goni from Greece to perform April 5 (3/21/06)

Director of admissions assumes duties
Tammy Fowler promoted to position (3/21/06)

FFA Career Development Day to be held March 29
By the College of Agriculture (3/16/06)

Preview Day to be March 30
Last preview this year for high school students (3/16/06)

ASU affirms commitment to Guard and Reserve
Supporting employees and students who serve our country (3/15/06)

Multicultural Week 2006 to begin March 28
Events slated through Thursday (03/13/06)

Delta Blues Symposium XII features Delta Diversity
Annual event is March 30 through April 1 (03/09/06)

Faculty Recital features guest composer
March 16 concert with Dr. David Dzubay (03/08/06)

Cast announced for Theatre Department musical
The Boys from Syracuse (3/08/06)

Chancellor search advertising and announcement are online
Board hopes to make final appointment by July 1 (3/07/06)

Sonos Handbell Ensemble to perform
Fowler Center concert on March 28 (3/07/06)

Dr. Blair Dean appointed chair by Gov. Mike Huckabee
Governor's Council on Physical Fitness (3/06/06)

Fine Arts Gallery and ASU Museum to open exhibit
Featuring works of Sarah Miller (3/03/06)

Bradbury Gallery Spring Show
'horizons' to open March 9 (3/02/06)

Public lecture: March 7 with David Rubin
Curator of New Orleans Contemporary Art Museum (3/02/06)

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February 2006

Christopher Watson Dance Company here March 14
Modern dance performance at The Forum (2/28/06)

Faculty Recital to feature guest violinist
March 12 concert at Fowler Center (2/28/06)

Journalism and Broadcasting Day
68th annual event for competing high school students (2/28/06)

Cross-Town Trio to be at Fine Arts Center Recital Hall
March 8 performance to feature chamber music (2/28/06)

Genova & Dimitrov to perform March 9
Fowler Center concert features piano duo (2/22/06)

Black Boy to be presented Tuesday
Theatrical adaptation of Richard Wright's novel (2/22/06)

Concert Choir and Men's Choir to perform
Preview Concert for upcoming trips (2/22/06)

Delta Blues Symposium XII: Delta Diversity
Two creative writing workshops on April 1 (2/17/06)

Chancellor Search Advisory Committee named
Group represents students, faculty, staff and community (2/13/06)

New degree approved for ASU
Master of Arts in Criminal Justice (2/09/06)

Chancellor Search, Town Hall Forums
Participants will provide input into selection process (2/08/06)

The Merling Trio to perform Feb. 28
Lecture~Concert Series event at Fowler Center (2/07/06)

Pride Day set for Feb. 16
Campus adorned in scarlet and black (2/07/06)

Faculty Recital set for Feb. 19
first collaboration with art department (2/06/06)

Heritage Studies presents public lecture
Archivist Dr. Douglas Boyd here on Thursday (2/06/06)

Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band to perform
Valentine's Day concert announced (2/02/06)

Mardi Gras Madness set for Feb. 9
at the Paragould Chamber of Commerce (2/1/06)

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January 2006

Fall Commencement list announced
627 diplomas awarded in December ceremony (1/27/06)

Middle East Studies Night Feb. 6
2006 grant recipients announced (1/26/06)

Spring Semester enrollment is up
Headcount and FTE increase at ASU-Jonesboro (1/25/06)

'Sideman' opens on Feb. 10
Third production of the season for the ASU Theatre (1/25/06)

Valentine exhibit opens at Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum
Valentines from Piggott, 1911-1918 (1/20/06)

Artist Ron Clayton returns to campus
Exhibit opens Jan. 23 (1/20/06)

King's Singers to perform at Fowler Center
Premiere acapella group here Feb. 13 (1/20/06)

Black History Month
Committee announces numerous activities (1/19/06)

Preview Day set for Feb. 8
For interested high school students to visit campus (1/19/06)

'Mainspring' in concert Jan. 23
Presented by the Department of Music (1/18/06)

Music Department Faculty Recital: Jan. 26
Featuring four faculty members (1/18/06)

Ken Cook to speak at Agriculture Business Conference, Feb. 15
"The Rationale for Farm Subsidies" (1/17/06)

Nursing faculty receive national certification
Stokes and Wimberley among first CNE's (1/13/06)

Governor re-appoints Mrs. Milligan to Board
Forrest City resident will serve until 2011 (1/12/06)

12th annual Agriculture Business Conference is Feb. 15
Arkansas Ag Secretary Richard E. Bell is luncheon speaker(1/11/06)

President's List and Deans' List for Fall 2005
1,552 students named to highest honors (1/10/06)

'Playing Indian' author to speak on campus
Lecture~Concert event scheduled for Jan. 24 (1/10/06)

MLK Week set for Jan. 11-18
Numerous festivities slated (1/06/06)

Arkansas Annual Soil & Water Conference on campus
To be held at Convocation Center Jan. 12 (1/02/06)

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December 2005

Freshmen required to live 'on campus'
Beginning fall 2006 (12/16/05)

Chancellor to be appointed for Jonesboro campus
Dr. Wyatt to serve as system president (12/16/05)

Memphis Symphony to perform
Jan. 13 at Fowler Center (12/16/05)

ASU Biosciences Institute to host conference
Growing a Technology Business (12/16/06)

Global Student Leaders to experience Imperial China
Students leave Dec. 27 for seven-day trip (12/08/05)

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November 2005

Three Irish Tenors to perform in Christmas special
Riceland Distinguished Performance Series presentation (11/23/05)

Handbell Choir to present holiday favorites
ASU Ringers to perform in annual Christmas concert (11/23/05)

The Tribe is in concert on Monday, Dec. 5
Jazz band to perform in Riceland Hall (11/23/05)

Gen. Colin Powell, USA (Ret.) to speak April 13 at ASU
Appearance in Liberty Bank Distinguished Lecture Series (11/17/05)

Molecular biosciences Ph.D. program approved
First students may begin classes in spring semester (11/16/05)

College of Communications to host panel discussion
To focus on race, gender and the media (11/14/05)

Early Awareness Workshop for high school seniors and parents
Information session about the financial aid process (11/10/05)

Sir Harold Evans to present lecture at Student Union Nov. 30

Renowned journalist here as Lecture~Concert event (11/8/05)

DEA Agent to speak on campus Nov. 10: "College Drug Trends"
Hosted by the ASU Counseling Center (11/8/05)

Department of Music to present Wind Ensemble on Nov. 17

Concert is free and open to public (11/8/05)

Blake Bradley selected as one of five graduate interns 

National Orientation Directions Association Conference (11/7/05)

Tammy Fowler named interim director of admissions

Understanding of university and motivation will be an asset (11/7/05)

Student receives Arkansas Space Consortium Grant

Chad Jarrett, senior mechanical engineering major (11/2/05)

Museum exhibit features "Sam Strauss Collection"

Historic woodworking tools, American Planemaker collection (11/2/05)

Dr. Michael Luster, Folk Arts coordinator, begins work on project
Receives National Endowment for the Arts grant (11/2/05)

College of Engineering faculty members awarded contract

To assist Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (11/2/05)

Percussion Ensemble plans concert
Craig Collison leads the group Nov. 14 (11/2/05)

7th Madrigal Feaste scheduled for Dec. 1 and 2

Tickets on sale now for Fowler Center event (11/1/05)

Dr. Marcie Cohen Ferris to speak
2nd annual Corinne Sternheimer Greenfield lecture (11/1/05)

Events scheduled for non-traditional students, Nov. 7-10
One-third of ASU students are non-traditional (11/1/05)

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October 2005

Miss Greek Goddess fundraiser set for Nov. 2 at Fowler Center
Benefits the NEA Food Bank and Hurricane Relief Fund (10/27/05)

Preview Day scheduled for Nov. 1

High school students invited to experience ASU (10/27/05)

Paul Galbraith to perform on Oct. 29 in Fowler Center

Concert benefits KASU 91.9 FM (10/25/05)

University Singers concert hosted by Department of Music

Fall concert scheduled for Nov. 7 (10/25/05)

Department of Music presents Trombone Choir
Concert will be held Nov. 8 (10/25/05)

Nursing and Health Professions honor outstanding alumni

Recognition given to three alumni on Oct. 22 (10/20/05)

Faculty Concert Series performs second concert
Nine faculty members provide entertainment on Oct. 27 (10/19/05)

Department of Music present Concert Orchestra
Student orchestra will perform Nov. 1 (10/19/05)

College of Business Alumni Chapter Hosts Breakfast
COB Alumni invited to attend Oct. 22 Homecoming event (10/19/05)

Delta National Small Prints Exhibition opens Oct. 20

This is 10th annual edition of nationally recognized show (10/13/05)

'Smarthinking' online tutorial for students
Real time help from real people available 24 hours a day (10/13/05)

Senator Hattie Caraway Day is Monday, Oct. 24
Program to honor first woman elected to U.S. Senate (10/12/05)

The Tribe in concert Oct. 20
Jazz ensemble will play at Fowler Center (10/12/05)

Len Frey appointed dean of College of Business

Has served as interim since January (10/12/05)

Theatre department announces cast for second production
"The Importance of Being Earnest" opens Nov. 11 (10/11/05)

Homecoming 2005: events announced
Plans set for Oct. 22 weekend (10/10/05)

Museum presents new agriculture exhibit
Part of the 'Living off the Land' section (10/10/05)

Discover Diversity set for Oct. 14 and 15
'Senior Edition' of annual leadership conference (10/10/05)

Brazilian Guitar Quartet on campus Oct. 25
Fowler Center Series event (10/05/05)

News editor David Corn to speak Oct. 27
Lecture~Concert Series event (10/04/05)

Delta Awards for Tourism Achievement
Arkansas Delta Byways presents 6th annual awards (10/04/05)

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September 2005

Concert Choir and Chamber Singers Fall Concert set
Performance on Oct. 17 in Riceland Hall of Fowler Center (09/30/05)

Department of Music to present Wind Ensemble Concert

Oct. 11 performance features over forty students (09/27/05)

Farm & Home Safety Expo 2005

Slated for Oct. 5 (09/26/05)

Morton Subotnick to perform Oct. 7
"Laptop Concert" will be held in Fowler Center (09/26/05)

'After Juliet' to open Sept. 30
Theatre Department's first performance of the season (09/23/05)

Netmobile is helping New Orleans businesses recover
EDA-funded equipment providing remote Internet access (09/23/05)

Job fair and graduate school expo scheduled
Open to all students (09/22/05)

Delta Region receives grant for pilot program
Kellogg Foundation awards $745,000 for study (09/21/05)

Department of Music to present Faculty Recital
Five faculty members will perform on Sept. 29 (09/21/05)

Mark O'Connor's Hot Swing at Fowler Center

Performance set for Oct. 10 (09/19/05)

Non-traditional students move in record numbers
Indian Village apartments open (09/19/05)

Summer Commencement Ceremony
416 graduate and undergraduate diplomas awarded (09/19/05)

Choirs to present Gospel Concert
Raising funds for Europe trip and Katrina victims (09/16/05)

Nursing and Health Professions receives technology grant
Judd Hill Foundation awards $13,000 (09/15/05)

Federal NIH grant for $16.7 million to support research
ASU faculty researchers to share in major grant (09/14/05)

KASU hosting benefit blues concert on Oct. 3
Supporting hurricane relief (09/14/05)

E. Lynn Harris to speak for Lecture~Concert Series
noted author on campus Sept. 27 (09/13/05)

Preview Day set for Sept. 27
Providing a glimpse of ASU for high school seniors (09/13/05)

Constitution Day to be observed at ASU
U.S. District Court Judge Leon Holmes to speak (09/13/05)

Flamenco guitarist to present concert
Ronald Radford will perform Thursday at Student Union (09/09/05)

New freshmen enrollment up significantly
Enrollment plans yielding good results (09/08/05)

ABC program for pre-school child care
New site to begin classes on Sept. 12 (09/02/05)

August 2005

ASU announces assistance for displaced students
Tuition waivers and scholarships will help Katrina victims (08/31/05)

Doctoral student receives award for her work
Nancy Rieves's research is cited by association (08/30/05)

Associate deans appointed in three colleges
To help promote initiatives between academic units (08/29/05)

Distinguished Alumni announced for 2005
Alumni Association began program in 1984 (08/26/05)

War correspondent to speak on campus, Sept. 13
First event for Lecture~Concert season (08/25/05)

ASU hires three new alumni
as student recruiters for admissions (08/23/05)

Lecture~Concert 2005-06 season announced
Events begin Sept. 13 and continue through April (08/23/05)

Delta National Small Prints Exhibit juror to speak here
Lloyd Menard lecture will be Monday, Aug. 29 (8/22/05)

Prostate screening added at Judd Hill event
Cotton Technology Field Day is Sept. 1 (8/22/05)

First Year Convocation welcomes freshmen
Centennial Class of 2009 formally introduced (8/15/05)

Welcome Week officially kicks off
Move-in Day is Saturday (8/15/05)

New Student Orientation to be Friday, Aug. 19
Last session before academic year begins (8/12/05)

Judd Hill Field Day is Sept. 1
11th annual session focuses on cotton and technology (8/12/05)

Delta Bridge Education Project is success
Session attracts more than 90 students (8/12/05)

NCAA certifies athletics program
Latest decision comes without stipulations (8/11/05)

Office of Non-traditional Student Services opens
Growing base of students with special needs (8/8/05)

Library group elects Jeff Bailey
Will serve as president-elect of ARKLink (8/8/05)

Lee responds to NCAA decision on use of mascots
ASU is one of 18 institutions cited (8/5/05)

Summer Commencement is Friday, Aug. 5
Approximately 420 are candidates for degrees (8/1/05)

Transportation bill includes money for overpass
President Bush's signature will authorize funds (8/1/05)

Rowe' work to be exhibited in Austria
Exhibit will open in December (8/1/05)

July 2005

Separate non-profit organization formed
dedicated to research endeavors (7/18/05)

Photojournalism professor receives national award
Dr. Jack Zibluk honored by NPPA (7/08/05)

Children's Discovery Network to host event for kids
"Blazing Science" here July 15 - 17 (7/07/05)

National Endowment for the Humanities Grant to ASU
Largest grant given nationally, for restoration projects (7/5/05)

June 2005

KASU announces scheduling changes
effective on July 1 (6/27/05)

Crittenden County students attend Institute on campus
Career Awareness & Leadership Institute (6/24/05)

Spring Commencement List
More than 1,000 students receive diplomas (6/16/05)

Museum opens new Civil War exhibit
Latest in a series of war-related exhibits (6/1/05)

May 2005

Hemingway-Pfeiffer Center to host exhibit
Photos document 'Disappearing Delta' (5/31/05)

Day Camp for aspiring young writers
Hemingway-Pfeiffer Center's 3rd annual camp (5/31/05)

President's and Deans' Lists announced
Top full-time, undergraduate students in Spring Semester (5/27/05)

Greg Phillips appointed to lead three academic colleges
Agriculture, Engineering, and Sciences & Math (5/25/05)

$30,000 grant received for Folk Arts Coordinator
from the National Endowment for the Arts (5/23/05)

CSI and Pre-Law Summer Camps
A new venture for high school students & ASU (5/18/05)

ASU completes mascot self-evaluation report
NCAA requested reports from 30 members (5/18/05)

ABI director is member of USDA advisory committee
Reports examine issues in agriculture biotechnology (5/13/05)

Scientists from ASU seek federal support for research

Rare Isotope Accelerator (RIA) project is priority (5/13/05)

Business students advance to finals
in the 2005 Donald W. Reynolds Governor's Cup (5/09/05)

Faculty approved for promotion, tenure

Board of Trustees acts on recommendations (5/9/05)

Winners of Freshman Writing Competition

Only 150 students invited to compete (5/9/05)

Jazzman's Hardwired Cafe to feature student art
exhibit opens on Monday (5/05/05)

Summer Children's Theatre begins 10th season

Opening June 22 in Fowler Center (5/4/05)

C. Calvin Smith to be presented honorary doctorate

In recognition of achievements in education and history (5/3/05)

April 2005

New Ph.D. program approved by Higher Education Board
Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biosciences (4/29/05)

Academic Colleges honor graduating students

Convocation of Scholars events highlight achievements (4/29/05)

  College of Agriculture
  College of Business
  College of Communications
  College of Education
  College of Engineering
  College of Fine Arts
  College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  College of Nursing and Health Professions
  College of Sciences and Mathematics

University Honors scholarship recipients named for area
highest scholarship a student can receive (4/27/05)

Cultural exchange agreement announced
Universidad de Huelva, Spain (4/26/05)

Groundbreaking set for Cooper Alumni Center
Public invited to April 28 event (4/25/05)

Distinguished Performance and Service Cited
Annual ceremony honors non-faculty employees (4/22/05)

Diversity Excellence Awards named
Two professors and the SGA are honored (4/22/05)

Budget priorities, Legislative outcomes reviewed
President reports to UPC on mission-driven decisions (4/21/05)

Engineering students win regional competition
placing in top five among 61 teams (4/21/05)

Student art exhibit features four seniors
Opening April 28 in Bradbury Gallery (4/20/05)

Public Relations Students win top honors
State competition garners Prism Awards (4/20/05)

University Singers to perform
April 24 in Fowler Center, Riceland Hall (4/19/05)

Information Technology Students win 3rd
Competition among 63 other teams (4/19/05)

Arkansas Symphony at Fowler Center
Classical and popular music for April 26 performance (4/13/05)

Concert Orchestra on April 21
Performance to be in Fowler Center (4/13/05)

The Ringers in concert April 25
Handbell choir to perform in Fowler Center (4/13/05)

Symphonic Winds and Concert Band to perform
April 18 in Fowler Center (4/13/05)

The Tribe in concert April 19
Jazz band to play in Fowler Center (4/13/05)

Faculty Achievement Awards presented
Three faculty members cited for teaching, research/scholarship,
and professional service

Retiring faculty members recognized

Six faculty named to emeritus status (4/13/05)

Wilson, DSA Awards presented
Jake Hampton receives university's highest award (4/12/05)

President's Scholars recognized
Students with highest grade point in college (4/12/05)

Internationally known artist to visit
Art Department hosts Jim Campbell (4/6/05)

Wind Ensemble concert to be April 14
Performance to be held in Fowler Center (4/6/05)

Percussion Ensemble to perform April 12
Concert in the Fowler Center (4/6/05)

Honors Recital to be April 11 in Fowler Center
Student performers are featured (4/6/05)

Marketing professors research academic trends
College students study habits are declining (4/1/05)

Spring Swing Golfers boosting scholarships

Business students will benefit from annual event (4/1/05)

March 2005

ASU Theatre announces Anything Goes cast
Production to open April 15 at Fowler Center (3/31/05)

Wildlife students win 3rd at SE conference
Competition pits students from 17 universities (3/31/05)

Spring Concert Choir to perform April 7
Concert to be in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center (3/31/05)

Trombone Choir to perform April 5
Concert will be in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center (3/31/05)

Delta Blues Symposium set for April 7 - 9
"Imagining the Delta" for artists, performers & scholars (3/16/05)

     DBS: Keynote speaker is folklorist Henry Glassie (3/16/05)

     DBS: Little Milton in Lecture~Concert Series (3/16/05)

     DBS: Theatre to present work by Delta playwrights (3/16/05)

     DBS: Writers to read from their work (3/16/05)

     DBS: Delta photographers to exhibit work (3/16/05)

     DBS: Show to highlight life of Fannie Lou Hamer (3/16/05)

ASU's Biosciences Institute successfully competes for grant
Beckman Coulter Genomics awards for research (3/23/05)

Brass Choir, Horn Choir and Tuba Ensemble
Concert to be April 4 at Fowler Center (3/23/05)

Red Beans and Rice Lunch is April 1
No fooling, proceeds will provide scholarships (3/17/05)

FFA district Career Development Day on March 30
More than 60 schools at ASU (3/16/05)

Faculty Recital on March 28
Music department features three groups (3/16/05)

Delta Leaders Program seeks new class
Kellogg Foundation funds development project (3/15/05)

Sotavento to perform March 24
Lecture~Concert event at Fowler Center (3/15/05)

Delta Promise Day slated for April 4
For students from the Delta region (3/14/05)

Rockapella in northeast Arkansas for the first time
Harmonizing group to perform March 22 at Fowler Center (3/10/05)

Morgan Stanley investments director to speak
College of Business Distinguished Speakers Series (3/8/05)

Mid-South Delta Leaders Program
15 Arkansans finish valuable program (3/7/05)

ASU enhances 2 scholarships to cover fees
Chancellor's and Dean's Scholarships (3/4/05)

Discover Diversity set for April 1 & 2
Leadership Conference for minorities (3/4/05)

Trombone student selected as Collegiate All-Star
to play in Jazz Ensemble (3/2/05)

Scholarships to be awarded

Competition for $2.5 million worth of scholarships (3/2/05)

NEA Science Fair is March 5
Young scientists compete for awards and prizes (3/1/05)

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February 2005

Journalism and Broadcasting Day
67th annual event is March 5 (2/28/05)

State Farm donates equipment
Office furniture will be utilized on campus (2/28/05)

Prairie Wind Dancers at Fowler Center
Lecture~Concert event for March 9 (2/23/05)

University Singers to perform March 8
Winter Concert in Fowler Center (2/23/05)

The Tribe in concert March 1

Jazz Band at the Fowler Center (2/23/05)

Art Directors' Club hosts exhibit
featuring students' juried works (2/23/05)

Women in Science to host workshop
for 5th & 6th grade girls, March 5 (2/16/05)

Faculty Recital concert on Feb. 28
featuring Carey, Clark and Crist (2/16/05)

Murry N. DePillars to present Visiting Artist Series lecture
52 Works will be exhibited in Bradbury Gallery (2/15/05)

Fall Semester honor lists announced
President's and Deans' Lists recognize top students (2/11/05)

Middle East Studies Night on Feb. 21st
features food and presentations (2/10/05)

Farm Bureau leader to headline annual conference
Annual Agri-Business event is Wednesday, Feb. 16 (2/9/05)
Lecture~Concert Series to feature renowned pianist
Ian Hominick to perform at Fowler Center Feb. 24 (2/9/05)

ASU students host Pride Day on campus
annual event slated for Feb. 24 (2/9/05)

Major gift announced toward Cooper Alumni Center
Marlin D. Jackson History Room named (2/3/05)

708 diplomas awarded during Fall Commencement
43 seniors recognized for academic achievement (2/4/05)

Dr. John Todd to speak as part of Lecture~Concert Series
Presentation will be held Feb. 16 in the Fowler Center (2/3/05)

Agricultural trade policy is focus of 11th annual conference
Agri-Business event is Wednesday, Feb. 16 (2/3/05)

Regions Bank makes major gift for scholarships
Jack Fleischauer and Larry Worsham present check (2/3/05)

African American Read-In is Feb. 7
ASU and community working together in schools (2/3/05)

Delta Blues Symposium workshops to be April 9
workshops for writers and poets (2/3/05)

Bradbury Gallery to feature works by Dr. Murry N. DePillars
Exhibit opening will be March 3 (2/2/05)

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January 2005

Department of Music to host concert Feb. 14
Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Winds to play (1/31/05)

Judd Hill Foundation announces new webpage
Website to feature annual Field Day (1/31/05)

Dr. Les Wyatt gives Legislative update and budget review
Presented to UPC today at meeting (1/31/05)

Author Janis Kearney to speak in honor of Black History Month
Lecture will be Feb. 2 in Student Union Auditorium (1/27/05)

Jazzman's Cafe to host new art exhibit
Opening reception to be held Jan. 27 (1/26/05)

Fowler Center Series to feature Ethos Percussion Group
Concert to be held Feb. 8 (1/26/05)

Office of Enrollment Services hosting Dinner and a Movie
"Ladder 49" shown Jan. 31 to high school seniors (1/24/05)

Financial Aid is hosting workshops for area students
Sessions to take place Feb. 13-15 (1/21/05) 

Heritage Studies Ph.D program to present panel discussion
Program will focus on Civil Rights Movement (1/21/05)

ASU receives significant gift from State Farm Insurance
Contribution given for College of Business scholarship (1/19/05)

ASU Theatre announces "Crimes of the Heart" cast
Telling the story of three sisters in a small town (1/19/05)

Department of Music to present Faculty Recital Series Concert
Concert will be held Monday, Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m. (1/19/05)

ASU Museum announces children's exhibit
Exhibit will feature the work of area children (1/18/05)

Music Department to present opera, "Elixir of Love"
Performance will be Feb. 4-5 in Fowler Center (1/18/05)

Agriculture-Business Conference is Feb. 16
11th annual session to focus on ag trade policy (1/17/05)

Dr. Andrew Sustich named dean 
Appointed dean of The Honors College and Graduate School (1/14/05)

Sue Marlay appointed Director of International Programs
International efforts consolidated on campus (1/14/05)

Dean Russell Shain named as president of ASJMC
Shain is dean of the College of Communications (1/14/05)

Museum plans weekend trip to historic Lakeport Plantation
Trip scheduled for Friday and Saturday, Jan. 14-15 (1/10/05)

College of Nursing and Health Professions obtains accreditation
13 degree programs were recognized (1/10/05)

Alumni Association offers scholarships
Deadline to apply is Feb. 15 (1/7/05)

Memphis Symphony Orchestra to perform
Jan. 29th concert to be at Fowler Center (1/7/05)

Ralph Slatton to be featured in Fine Arts Center Gallery
Printmakers exhibit to open Jan. 17 (1/5/05)

Two faculty members exhibit work
Bradbury Gallery to feature faculty artists (1/5/05)

Faculty members complete research study
Teaching breast cancer screening in Delta (1/3/05)

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December 2004

Arkansas Soil and Water Conference to be held at ASU Congressman Marion Berry will be the featured speaker (12/14/04)

Jerry Smith named president of national organization
Director named to lead UEDA (12/15/04)

December issue of "Arkansas Review" published
Edited by faculty and students English and philosophy(12/14/04)

92 students designated for Who's Who honor
Students were recognized in a recent ceremony (12/14/04)

December commencement set for Friday, Dec. 17
Dr. Wyatt to award 744 degrees (12/14/04)

Interim Dean appointed for College of Business
Len Frey will have a new role effective Jan. 4 (12/10/04)

Sinfonia Chamber Orchestra to perform Dec. 12
Performance will be held in Fowler Center (12/03/04)

Roland's Relics exhibit to open Dec. 4 in ASU Museum
Exhibit will feature folk art of a local legend (12/01/04)

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November 2004

Jack Daniel's Original Silver Cornet Band to perform
Dec. 9 at Fowler Center, Riceland Hall (11/23/04)

ASU Ringers to perform on Dec. 6
Christmas concert features hand bell choir (11/22/04)

Budget "belt-tightening" process underway
Adjustments will minimize impact on students (11/19/04)

Department of Art to have Pottery Sale Dec. 2-4
Sale will be held in Fine Arts Center Gallery (11/18/04)

"Welcome Wednesdays" established for incoming students
The new program begins Nov.24 (11/18/04)

Chamber Singers to host Madrigal Feaste
Performances to be held Dec. 2 and 3 (11/17/04)

Radio-TV professor wins Fulbright award
Will lecture and conduct research in Malawi (11/11/04)

Percussion Ensemble to perform Nov. 15
Concert is sponsored by Department of Music (11/10/04)

Department of Music to present ASU Wind Ensemble
Concert to be held Nov. 16 in Fowler Center (11/10/04)

ASU Museum to host presentation on Dunbar High School
Public is invited to attend program on Nov. 7 (11/03/04)

Art students place 6th in multi-state competition 
Graphic design students place in top 10 percent (11/02/04)

Theatre Department presents second play of season
"Five Women Wearing the Same Dress" to open Nov. 12 (11/02/04)

Guest guitarist to perform at Fine Arts Recital Hall, Nov. 12
Ronald Radford is famous for Flamenco music (11/02/04)

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October 2004

Economic Outlook Conference is Nov. 9

Keynote address by economist Andrew Hodge (10/29/04)

Jazz band "The Tribe" to perform, Nov. 4
Concert will be held in Riceland Hall (10/28/04)

Music department presents Concert Orchestra
Performance will be held Nov. 2 (10/28/04)

University Singers to present fall concert, Nov. 1
Men's and women's choirs to perform (10/28/04)

Trombone Choir Concert set for Nov. 8
Concert presented by the Department of Music (10/28/04)

Fowler Center series presents "Celebrating the Blues"
Concert will be held Tuesday, Nov. 9 (10/28/04)

Craighead County College Planning Program, Oct. 28

Opportunity for students and parents (10/22/04)

Dept. of Music to present student groups in concert 
Concert will be held Oct. 28 in Riceland Hall (10/20/04)

Faculty Recital set for Oct. 25
Recital to feature Department of Music professors (10/20/04)

Select-A-Major Fair to be held Thursday, Oct. 21

Event helps students choose a career path (10/19/04)

Delta National Small Prints Exhibition at Bradbury Gallery

2004 edition will open Thursday, Oct. 21 (10/15/04)

Dr. Elizabeth E. Hood is new associate vice chancellor
Research and technology transfer will be her focus (10/15/04)

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Delta Studies Center receives $10,000 grant
Grant to be used for "Oral History" project (10/14/04)

Marketing students working with FBI

Developing careers campaign to peers at ASU (10/11/04)

Jazzman's Cafe features student art exhibit
"Glimpse" will be on exhibit until Nov. 20 (10/11/04)

ASU Alumni Association to host several Homecoming events

Events include tailgating and a 5th Quarter party (10/11/04)

College of Agriculture hosted Home and Farm Safety expo

Area 5th graders were taught the importance of safety (10/07/04)

Alumnus in Cosmopolitan men issue

Magazine to feature Adonis Thompson (10/07/04)

Filmmaker Byron Motley to speak Oct. 20
Second event of 2004-05 Lecture~Concert series (10/06/04)

Department of Music hosts performance Oct. 12
"The Tribe" and ASU Jazz Lab Band to perform (10/06/04)

ASU Museum to host "Science in Motion"

Exhibit features hands-on learning (10/06/04) 

College of Communications to present Alumni Seminar Oct.16
Alumnus David Hershey will be the featured speaker (10/06/04)

Rice production was opened after farmers fought for cause

Donation to Archives documents grassroots 1970s effort (10/05/04)

Distinguished Alumni named for 2004
Four outstanding alums to be honored at Homecoming (10/1/04)

Summer Commencement Ceremony
394 diplomas awarded to graduates (10/04/04)

College of Agriculture hosts safety expo
5th graders learn about home and farm safety (10/01/04)

ASU Wind Ensemble Concert set for Oct. 5

Presented by the Department of Music (10/01/04)

Department of Theatre begins season

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest to open Oct. 8 (10/01/04)

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September 2004

Faculty Concert Series kicks off Sept. 27

Recital features faculty from ASU Dept. of Music (9/22/04)

ASU Museum hosting new exhibition
Dunbar High School exhibit opens Oct. 3 (9/22/04)

2004-05 Fowler Center series continues

Salzburg Chamber Soloists to perform Oct. 7 (9/22/04)

Library to celebrate Federal Depository status

Congressman, Supt. of Documents, guest speakers (9/18/04)

Board of Trustees name Bookout Plaza
Flag court dedication will be held Saturday (9/15/04)

ASU's Biosciences Institute to open Sept. 18

Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting starts at 10 a.m. (9/10/04)

M.P.A Program receives reaccreditation
Preparing students for public service (9/09/04)

Order of the Tribe set for Sept. 9

Students receive free food and ASU spirit (9/08/04)

2004-05 Fowler Center season premier Sept. 21

Preservation Hall Jazz Band to perform (9/08/04)

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August 2004

Nancy Hogshead-Makar to speak Sept. 9
Lecture~Concert Series event features Gold Medalist (8/30/04)

Derek Miles qualifies at Olympics
Wilson Center academic advisor jumps 5.7 meters (8/25/04)

ASU Lecture~Concert Series announced
New season opens on Sept. 9 (8/26/04)

Delta National juror to present lecture
Screenprinting is Shelley Langdale's topic (8/23/04)

Judd Hill Field Day set for Sept. 2
Cotton Technology Field Day is Tenth Annual (8/23/04)

Prints from Rutgers Center on exhibit
Bradbury Gallery and Fine Arts Center gallery (8/23/04)

"Visitor friendly" parking implemented on campus
designated areas marked with blue signs (8/23/04)

Welcome Week gets underway Friday
Students start arriving for ASU's 95th year (8/19/04)

New Dean for College of Humanities & Social Sciences
Dean Gloria Gibson on campus (8/13/04)

Originals! exhibit features women artists
ASU Museum will host works through Sept. 24 (8/13/04)

Faculty Conference is Wednesday, Aug. 18
Assessment colloquy will kick off process (8/13/04)

Defense Bill includes projects at ASU
ASU scientists will develop weapons detection systems (8/6/04)

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July 2004

New exhibit opens July 25 at Hemingway-Pfeiffer Center

Ernest and Pauline's birthdays are in July (7/14/04)

Dr. Stanley E. Trauth publishes Arkansas' herpetology book
with grant from the Ark. Game & Fish Commission (7/7/04)

June 2004

Spring Commencement Ceremony honors 961 students

177 seniors cited for academic excellence (6/30/04)

Museum is exhibiting Catlin lithographs
A Plains Portfolio features Native American images (6/28/04)

Financial Aid & Scholarship office receives grant
funds to be used for technology to assist students (6/24/04)

Physical Therapy student and faculty member present research
Lighter baseballs could protect arms of youth (6/15/04)

College of Business SIFE team wins national honors
SIFE places in the top 40 of 800 teams (6/15/04)

Spring Semester President's and Deans' Lists
Outstanding academic achievements recognized (6/14/04)

Arkansas history illustrated in maps
Arkansas Growing Up is new permanent Museum exhibit (6/9/04)

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May 2004

Discovery Classes offer summer opportunity

Museum will focus on four topics for children (5/26/04)

Museum Exhibit features student ideas
continues through June 6 (5/19/04)

Museum Exhibit construction nears completion
Living off the Land features artifacts of rural life (5/19/04)

Bradbury Gallery showcases Arkansas Arts Center
60 works are featured (5/18/04)

Junior Bryanna Lies selected to fellowship
Chemistry major headed to Brookhaven (5/18/04)

11 Students selected to attend symposium
Physical therapy students travel to Washington, D.C. (5/13/04)

Faculty Promotion and Tenure approved
At May 7 Board of Trustees meeting (5/7/04)

Interim Vice Chancellor of Research & Technology named
Dr. Andrew Sustich appointed (5/05/04)

Professor appointed to national board
Earth scientist Dr. Robyn Hannigan named (5/4/04)

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April 2004

Spring Commencement is Friday, May 7

Almost 1,000 students are candidates for degrees (4/30/04)

Summer Children's Theatre announced 
Performances planned for June and July (4/28/04)

ASU recognizes employees with service 
retired employees were also recognized (4/27/04)

Judd Hill Chair of Agricultural Biotechnology
Gift of $1 million committed by Mike Gibson (4/22/04)

Grand Opening for new museum is May 9-10 in Piggott
Karl and Matilda Pfeiffer Museum and Student Center (4/20/04)

Discover Diversity this weekend 
conference for high school juniors & senior (4/20/04)

Senior Art Exhibition at Bradbury Gallery
Opening reception will be April 29 (4/20/04)

Ringers Concert on April 26
performance at the Fowler Center (4/15/04)

Concert and Symphonic Bands to perform
scheduled for April 20 at Fowler Center (4/15/04)

Faculty Achievement Awards presented
Bednarz, Isaacson and Hall-Rollins honored (4/13/04) 

Wilson Award & Distinguished Service Awards
presented at reception (4/12/04)

President's Scholar Awards named
reception held for announcement (4/12/04)

Visiting Artist/Scholar Lecture Series
Janine Antoni of New York will be here April 14 (4/7/04) 

Choirs to perform in concert
Concert Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir (4/6/04) 

Museum to feature Delta photos
Rogerline Johnson captured life through his camera (4/6/04) 

Concert Orchestra to perform
Scholarship benefit for Matthews String Scholarship (4/6/04) 

Student Honors Recital is Tuesday
Top music students to perform (4/6/04) 

12 faculty members attend conference in Portugal (4/1/04)
from the Department of Education

Public relations students win big in Prism competition
Win awards in four categories (4/2/04) 

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March 2004

Visiting Artist Series features Do-Ho Suh

New York sculptor to present lecture, April 6 (3/31/04) 

Statistics Symposium is Friday and Saturday
Guest speakers from several universities and business (3/31/04) 

Wind Ensemble to present spring concert
Program features Symphony No. 1-Lord of the Rings (3/31/04) 

William Allen to speak for Heritage Studies Ph.D. program
From Byzantine art history to history of photography (3/31/04) 

Clyde moves to the new Student Union
After watching over students many years (3/24/04)

Corinne Sternheimer Greenfield Lecture is April 4

To feature photojournalist Ernest C. Withers (3/24/04) 

Panel on Hoxie School integration of 1950s
Feature of Delta Blues Symposium X: The 1950s (3/15/04) 

New Student Union "Grand Opening" announced
Ceremony begins on Wednesday, March 24 (3/11/04) 

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra at Fowler Center

ASO to perform at 7:30 p.m. on March 23 (3/11/04)

"The Laramie Project" at Fowler Center, April 21-24

Last production of the season for theatre dept. (3/11/04)

Senior trumpet major receives national honor

Grant Garland from Corning competed (3/11/04)

Senator Bumpers to address Blues Symposium
Featured lecturer to focus on 1950s legal landmark (3/10/04)

Film Series will precede Delta Blues Symposium
Films to be shown evenings of March 22-24 (3/10/04)

Andrew Patner here for Lecture~Concert
Noted arts critic from Chicago (3/9/04)

Cherokee Village couple donates son's books
Douglas Koski's collection given to benefit students (3/9/04)

Environmental Science Ph.D. student receives grant
Ken Levenstein will study Galapagos Island hawks (3/3/04)

Photos by photojournalist Ernest Withers at Museum

Lecture series will honor Corinne Sternheimer Greenfield (3/1/04) 

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February 2004

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January 2004

African American History Month
Activities begin on Feb. 1 (1/29/04)

Former NASA mission specialist to speak

Capt. Winston Scott here Feb. 10 (1/28/04)

"I Hate Hamlet," Feb. 18 - 21

ASU Theatre Dept. production (1/28/04) 

Faculty Recital Series begins Feb. 5

features five ASU music members (1/28/04)

Executive director appointed for ABI
Dr. Carole Cramer is leader in research (1/23/04)

Writing Fellowship to be announced
Heritage Studies to host one of "Little Rock Nine" (1/22/04)

Writing Workshops at Delta Blues Symposium
Award-winning writers also will read from works (1/21/04)

ASU to host SCI Composers' Conference

Conference to feature works from 20 states (1/21/04)

Heartland Arts Fund to provide grant for performance

California E.A.R. Unit concert on Jan. 31 (1/21/04) 

Memphis Symphony to perform at Fowler Center
Concert will feature Elvis' love songs on Feb. 13 (1/21/04)

"Through a Child's Eyes XVIII" at ASU Museum

Exhibit will feature childrens' work (1/21/04) 

Dr. Cotton to speak at ASU, Jan. 21

Former Director for Dr. MLK's organization (1/20/04) 

Faculty Biennial continues til Feb. 14
Works of ASU faculty on exhibit (1/19/04)
California E.A.R. Unit to perform, Jan. 31
Los Angeles-based new music ensemble (1/15/04)

Dr. Tom Williams: new editor of Arkansas Review
Review is a Journal of Delta Studies (1/14/04)

MLK Celebration Week begins, Jan. 15
"Near the Mountaintop - Making the Dream a Reality" (1/14/04)

Agriculture-Business Conference, Feb. 18
Former Ag Secretary Dan Glickman to speak (1/13/04)

Hollywood film producers here to speak, Jan.  26

Valenti and Trotta for Lecture~Concert Series (1/12/04)

Faculty Recital Series, Jan. 15
Three Music Department faculty featured (1/7/04)

NCAA Certification Process underway
ASU is undergoing self-study of athletics programs (1/6/04)

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December 2003

97 Students recognized for Who's Who honor
Annual awards cite outstanding students (12/19/03)

German soldier's album featured in exhibit
Museum staff tells story of returned WWII album (12/18/03)

December issue of Arkansas Review
Focus is on environmental perspective of the Delta (12/18/03)

Fall Commencement Ceremony
Approximately 725 candidates for degrees (12/17/03)

ASU announces increase in charitable gifts
Academic gifts total more than $6 million (12/15/03)

ASU redesigns Scholarship program
Seven institutional scholarships in all (12/15/03)

Debate Team receives top honors

Team invited to attend prestigious competition (12/15/03)

November 2003

Book signing to honor Dr. C. Calvin Smith
History of black school administrators in Arkansas (11/26/03)

Dutton Family to perform in Riceland Series
Branson, Mo., group plans Christmas Show (11/26/03)

School-Age Care Conference, Dec. 5-6
ASU Childhood Services is a sponsor (11/25/03)

Jon Metzger to perform at Fowler Center
with ASU Jazz Band, "The Tribe" on Dec. 2 (11/18/03)

University Singers to perform Monday, Nov. 17
Fowler Center, Riceland Hall at 7:30 p.m. (11/10/03)

"The Shape of Things": ASU Theatre Dept. 2nd performance
Begins this weekend at Fowler Center (11/7/03)

Percussion Ensemble to perform
Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. (11/6/03) 

Trombone Choir to perform
Nov. 10 at 7:30 p.m. (11/6/03)

ASU to offer in-state tuition to counties bordering Arkansas
Beginning Fall 2004 (11/1/03)

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October 2003

"Arkansas' Hemingway" -- Nov. 5
Documentary to premiere on AETN about Ernest Hemingway's time in Arkansas (10/31/03)

Bell Carillon Dedication and Concert

11 a.m. ceremony on library lawn (10/31/03)

Vienna Choir Boys to perform at Fowler Center, Nov. 16
3rd of eight events for season (10/30/03)

Preview Day is Nov. 4

Future ASU students can take a closer look at ASU (10/30/03)

Economic Outlook Conference

Annual event features national, state trends (10/28/03)

Delta Symposium; Call for Papers announced 
Symposium X to be held March 2004 (10/15/03)

Pocahontas Post Office Mural to be unveiled 

Restored mural featured in John Gill book (10/15/03)

4th Annual Delta Tourism Awards 

Given by Arkansas Delta Byways (10/15/03)

Alumni Center to be a reality
Michigan couple gives $2 million toward construction (10/9/03)

Liberty Bank Distinguished Lecture Series established

President Bill Clinton will be first speaker, Oct. 28 (10/9/03)

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak at ASU

Environmental activist here Nov. 5 (10/9/03)

Jerry Bookout and Steve Jones to be honored

Annual Legislative Day events in Little Rock (10/3/03)

Daedalus Quartet to perform Oct. 14
Program is third in Lecture~Concert Series season (10/1/03)

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September 2003

Dr. Thomas Perls to speak in Lecture~Concert Series

Topic: "Centenarians: A new Paradigm of Aging (9/25/03)

Faculty Recital series opens Oct. 2
Features Carey, Fiala and Collison (9/23/03)

Classical guitarist to open Lecture~Concert Series
Department of Music co-sponsors Afshar concert (9/23/03)

Alumni plan 'Travelin' to Memphis
To support Indians at U-Memphis game (9/18/03)

Museum exhibit to open
"Based on a Promise" honors breast cancer survivors (9/17/03)

Strategic Planning Process Underway
Invitation for involvement issued (9/12/03)

Maynard Ferguson in concert
Fowler Center presents legendary trumpet artist (9/10/03)

Enrollment Figures for fall semester
Student Headcount up by 142 students  (9/10/03)

Lecture~Concert Series announced
Eight programs scheduled for 2003-04 season (9/1/03)

Fowler Center plans eight concerts
Tickets available at (9/1/03)

August 2003

Three selected for Distinguished Alumni honors

ASU Alumni Association in 20th year of recognitions (8/29/03)

List of graduates, August
Summer Commencement ceremony honors 357 (8/29/03)

Homecoming Weekend, Sept. 12-13
Long list of activities for alumni and friends (8/21/03)

August issue of Arkansas Review
Flood of 1927 is remembered (8/20/03)

Welcome Week activities
ASU to begin its 94th year (8/14/03)

RISE program attracts U.S. students to do research
Project supported by National Science Foundation (8/7/03)

Indian Wars: subject of new exhibit
ASU Museum completes new permanent exhibit (8/5/03)

July 2003

Nurse Anesthetist Program off to good start
ASU offers only such program in state (7/31/03)

ASU artists display work in Bulgaria
Ambassador hosts reception for Chaffee, Pendergrass (7/2/03)

Alumnus shows ASU colors in desert
Robert Akers is serving our country in Iraq (7/2/03)

June 2003

President's, Deans' Lists for Spring 2003
1,600 students recognized for academic achievement (6/27/03)

Museum to sponsor preservation workshop
For students, professionals, other interested persons (6/27/03)

President Clinton to visit campus today
ASU President Les Wyatt will give tour of Fowler Center (6/25/03)

Delta Hall to close for 2003-04 year
Students offered alternative space in Arkansas, Twin (6/23/03)

McNair Grant will encourage doctoral students
TRIO program will provide almost $1 million (6/19/03)

Board to consider proposals for tuition and fees
Budget adoption on agenda at Friday, June 6 meeting (6/5/03)

May 2003

Women of the 1957 Central High Crisis
ASU Museum exhibit focuses on women's roles (5/14/03)

Children's Theatre Productions announced
Summer shows in June and July (5/13/03)

Engineering students win prestigious awards
Fellowships will support continuing research activity (5/5/03)

April 2003

College of Education gets NCATE decision
ASU's accreditation renewed for another 5 years (4/29/03)

Marlin Shipman's book selected for national award
SPJ to present award at National Press Club (4/29/03)

Roger Carlisle completes commemorative mural 
Work commissioned for Louisiana Purchase celebration (4/28/03)

Special event at Hemingway-Pfeiffer Center
Luncheon on the Lawn, Paris Style (4/23/03)

Mid-South Delta Leaders Program receives grant
ASU and 2 other universities to collaborate (4/11/03)

Newport student chosen for Truman Scholarship
Prestigious award, one of only 76 in nation (4/10/03)

Heritage Studies Program to benefit
Premiere of film from Grisham's book will boost program (4/4/03)

Emery's machines play big role in film
Premiere proceeds to benefit Heritage Studies (4/4/03)

ASU presents Faculty Achievement Awards
Awards ceremony during Convocation of Scholars (4/1/03)

Faculty retirees named to emeritus status
Recognized during Convocation ceremony (4/1/03)

March 2003

Wilson, Distinguished Service Awards presented
Most outstanding graduating students honored (3/31/03)

President's Scholars for 2002-03
Recognized at Student Honors Ceremony (3/31/03)

Anne Butler to present lecture for Heritage Studies
Western Historical Quarterly editor (3/31/03)

Gordy Pratt in Communiversity Series
Original Fabulous One Guy, April 3 (3/26/03)

Tribe Concert to feature vocalist Kathy Kosins
Music Dept, Lecture~Concert Series presentation (3/19/03)

Student Honors Recital will feature top students
Convocation of Scholars event  (3/19/03)

Bill Ferris: featured lecturer at Delta Blues Symposium
Prominent scholar of American South (3/19/03)

Big Jack Johnson to perform in concert
Featured performer at annual Delta Blues Symposium (3/14/03)

Scholarship demand outstrips budgeted funds
Those who already have scholarships not affected (3/14/03)

Dr. Lonnie Williams appointed associate vice chancellor
Veteran student affairs administrator appointed at ASU (3/14/03)

Grisham's  'A Painted House' to premiere at ASU
Hallmark production at Fowler Center, April 14 (3/6/03)

Accreditation review is successful
Some concerns will be studied in 2006-07 (3/6/03)

Panelists will discuss aspects of the blues
Annual Delta Blues Symposium features speakers (3/6/03)

Trombone Choir plans concert
Neale Bartee leads group in March 12 event (3/6/03)

February 2003

Schedule announced for Delta Blues Symposium
9th annual session features 3 days of activities (2/27/03)

State budget cut affects ASU
President Wyatt announces ASU's response strategy (2/21/03)

Grant will help with accreditation efforts
Hemingway-Pfeiffer center at Piggott gets IMLS award (2/12/03)

Scholarship honors the late Dr. John Knight
Clay County native was baseball enthusiast (2/12/03)

Lecture~Concert Series presents Capriccio, Feb. 20
Acclaimed harpist and flutist duo in concert (2/12/03)

Glenn Miller Orchestra to perform Sunday, Feb. 23
Concert set to begin at 7:30 p.m. (2/12/03)

Symphonic Band to perform at Fowler Center Feb. 25 
Group directed by Dr. Kenneth Carroll (2/11/03)

Dr. Peter Ascoli to discuss Rosenwald Schools
Heritage Studies sponsors Black History Month event (2/7/03)

Financial Aid, Scholarship Open House set for Feb. 13
Students, parents to receive advice, service (2/7/03)

'Discover Diversity Through You Day' Saturday, Feb. 22
Special event for high school juniors (2/7/03)

Elizabeth Eckford to speak at ASU at two appearances
Admissions, Lecture~Concert Series to host (2/7/03)

Black History Month celebrations continue at ASU
'Remembering, celebrating our rich legacy' (2/7/03)

ASU Wind Ensemble set to perform at Fowler Center
Mid-Winter concert set for Tuesday, Feb. 18 (2/7/03)

Ninety-nine ASU students named to Who's Who
Outstanding students recognized for work (2/6/03)

Department of Theatre to produce 'Two Rooms' drama
Play will be set in Black Box Experimental Theatre (2/5/03)

ASU Pride Day 2003 set for Thursday, Feb. 20
Student Activities Board to sponsor events (2/5/03)

Dr. Calvin Smith appointed Distinguished Professor
Ph.D. Program in Heritage Studies will benefit (2/2/03)

January 2003

Peking Acrobats to take the stage at Fowler Center 
Performance set for Feb. 11, at 7:30 p.m. (1/22/03)

Bradbury Gallery presents 'Photo Album' 
Installations feature contemporary photo-based media (1/21/03)

Faculty member receives Fulbright Scholar Award
Randall Kesselring to lecture in Syria(1/16/03)

ASU Newport recipient of new truck tires for program
Bridgestone/Firestone North America, LLC donor (1/16/03)

African-American Read-In set for Monday at Hillcrest
Faculty, staff to participate (1/31/03)

The Tribe will perform Monday, Feb. 10, at Fowler Center 
Concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. (1/29/03)

Author John Gill to autograph book 
Thursday, Jan. 23, at Fowler Center, ASU campus (1/20/03)

Cellist Stephen Framil to perform in Lecture~Concert Series
Performance set for Thursday, Jan. 30, at 7:30 p.m. (1/15/03)

Fowler Center set for 'Porgy and Bess' concert production
Performance set for Sunday, Feb. 2, at 4 p.m. (1/15/03)

Dr. Phil Hestand receives recognition from peers
Recipient of the prestigious Rosenthal Award (1/10/03)

ASU to observe workings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Activities surround special day (1/10/03)

Reception honoring Dr. Mildred Vance set for January 20
Event will be from 3 to 6 p.m. at Fowler Center (1/8/03)

Arkansas School-Age Conference set for Little Rock
Childhood Services to help host (1/6/03)

December 2002

Dr. Mildred Vance announces retirement
Remarkable achievements in 54 years of service (12/19/02)

Post Office book recalls New Deal's impact on Arkansas 
Attorney John Gill delves into historic time in America (12/16/02)

Village Apartments mark new era
Family housing will no longer include trailers (12/13/02)

Winter Commencement set for this evening
Approximately 700 students to receive degrees (12/13/02)

Marketing faculty research receives much praise
Search into ever-evolving university campus (12/11/02)

Advisement Services provide student, faculty support
Staff always looking to better serve students  (12/11/02)

Model UN students participate at Chicago conference
Dr. Charles Hartwig accompanied students on trip  (12/6/02)

Art students compete, succeed at regional meet
ASU team selected as one of five winners (12/6/02)

November 2002

Chamber Singers, Concert Choir to perform at Fowler Center
Concert set to start at 7:30 p.m.(11/20/02)

ASU Ringers set for Christmas Concert in Riceland Hall
Dr. M. Ellis Julien to lead group(11/20/02)

Investigation shows no prior damage to elevators at ASU
State investigator: 'No code violations found'(11/15/02)

Estate of alumnus James Thompson provides opportunities
Magnitude of gift will benefit many (11/14/02)

Career Services continues to support student, alumni needs
Many students praise effort of Neal Vickers and staff (11/14/02)

Holiday Spectacular Concert set for Sunday, Dec. 8
ASU Foundation to honor special friends (11/13/02)

Tribe set to perform Tuesday, Nov. 26, in Fowler Center
Ed Alexander will direct group (11/13/02)

Student composition recital will be Monday, Nov. 25
Event will begin at 7:30 p.m. (11/13/02)

Studio Class to present voice concert Dec. 3
Students will perform at Fine Arts Center (11/13/02)

Foundation board sees progress in private support
Assets have grown 5.3 percent from last fiscal year (11/11/02)

ASU student retention rate rises significantly
University leads most others in state (11/11/02)

University Ringers to perform at Holy Angels Convent
Ringers will play Sunday, Nov. 17 (11/6/02)

Student injured in residence hall accident
Brandon Rollins hospitalized with several injuries (11/6/02)

Faculty Brass Quintet set for fall concert
Performance at Fine Arts Center Recital Hall (11/6/02)

Department of Music to present University Singers
Fall concert will be at Fowler Center (11/6/02)

ASU Financial Aid to offer 'New Aid Officers' Workshop
Event will take place Nov. 19, 20 at Chickasaw Building (11/5/02)

October 2002

'Simpsons' producer to visit ASU
Mike Reiss will speak for Lecture~Concert Series (10/30/02)

High School delegates receive awards at ASU Model UN meet
Eighty high school, college students met to compete  (10/30/02)

Percussion Ensemble will perform Tuesday, Nov. 12
Concert will be in Riceland Hall at Fowler Center  (10/30/02)

Wind Ensemble set to perform at Fowler Center Nov. 14
Concert will begin at 7:30 p.m.  (10/30/02)

Homecoming King, Queen named at game
Seniors Sach Oliver, Shantell Jackson receive honor (10/29/02)

Senior engineering student recognized for honor
Ward Smith -- Outstanding Senior in Agri Engineering (10/28/02)

First Ph.D. to be awarded at ASU
Kwang-Min Lee successfully defends dissertation (10/28/02)

Office of Admissions to host Preview Days
Special events set for Oct. 30, March 27 (10/24/02)

Groundbreaking set at ASU for special partnership
ASU, St. Bernards to open health center (10/24/02)

ASU's NETmobile to host ribbon cutting Friday, Nov. 8
Event to kickoff wireless mobile resource center (10/24/02)

Communiversity to present Old Sweet Song at Fowler Center
Program will be Thursday, Nov. 7 (10/23/02)

Lecture~Concert Series, KASU to host Gyorgy Sandor
Hungarian pianist set to travel the world (10/23/02)

Fowler Center to present Arkansas Symphony Orchestra
Music group to perform in Riceland Hall (10/23/02)

Electronic Music Recital scheduled for Monday, Nov.4
Mixed media works composed by students, faculty (10/23/02)

Graduate students' work selected for airing on AETN
Documentary work close to home (10/18/02)

Cast for 'The Elephant Man' announced for production
Performances slated for Nov. 20 - 23 (10/16/02)

Former vice presidential candidate Winona LaDuke
Activist to speak Thursday, Oct. 24 (10/15/02)

Distinguished Alumni announced for Homecoming
Homecoming activities slated for this weekend (10/14/02)

Dr. Susan Davis Allen introduced as new vice chancellor
First vice chancellor for research and academic affairs (10/9/02)

ASU Orchestra concert set for Thursday, Oct. 24
Dr. Neale Bartee, professor of music, will conduct (10/9/02)

Professor Dr. Sarantis Symeonoglou to present Oct. 17
Lecture~Concert Series, Department of History to host (10/9/02)

ASU Museum to host 'Get'n On Up There' exhibit
Stories of aging told through video exhibit (10/3/02)

Percussion Ensemble, clinic set for Thursday, Oct. 17
ASU alumni to perform with college students (10/2/02)

Concert Choir, Chamber Singers to perform Oct. 15
Groups will be directed by Dale Miller, Meagan Adams (10/2/02)

ASU, Dr. Wyatt to host Family Day 2002 on Saturday
Activities set for full day, scholarship and more (10/3/02)

Sheila Landis Trio first on Communiversity schedule
Jazz group to perform at Fowler Center Oct. 3 (10/1/02)

September 2002

Photojournalism students display work at Jonesboro Sun
Exhibit opens with reception in Gallery Oct. 3 (9/30/02)

ASU Model United Nations to host high school competition
Sessions set for Friday, Saturday, Oct. 11 and 12 (9/27/02)

ASU Theatre to present musical classic 'The Fantasticks'  
World's longest running musical in theatre history (9/25/02)

Homecoming: 'A-State Fair' set for Oct. 14-19 at ASU

Activities for alumni set for Oct. 18 and 19 (9/25/02)

Ed Alexander to conduct The Tribe in concert Oct. 10

Jazz ensemble will perform classics at Fowler Center (9/25/02)

Russian State Chorus set to perform at Fowler Center

Group has been recognized as a leading choral ensemble (9/25/02)

Dr. Kathy Brittain White makes major gift
To establish Horizon Institute of Technology (9/13/02)

Hungarian Symphony Orchestra to perform Friday, Oct. 4
Ensemble includes 50 members (9/30/02)

Scout University set for Saturday, Sept. 28
Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts to work on badge requirements (9/25/02)

Ed Owen to present tuba lecture, recital Tuesday, Oct. 8
Jan Koetsier's works will be featured (9/25/02)

Dr. Rosilee Walker to perform at Fowler Center

Guest pianist will present excellent variety on program (9/18/02)

Wind Ensemble concert set for Tuesday, Oct. 1
First concert of season will be in Fowler Center (9/18/02)

Fortune magazine bureau chief to speak

Jeffrey Birnbaum, D.C. Bureau, to open Lecture series (9/13/02)

Lecture~Concert Series begins Sept. 19
Nine programs lined up for 2002-03 season (9/12/02)

ASU awards 382 diplomas at commencement
List of graduates, organized geographically (9/12/02)

Gaelic Storm set to perform at Fowler Center Sept. 24
Five-piece band from Ireland (9/11/02)

Arkansas Folklife Conference is Sept. 20
Library of Congress rep, other experts to speak (9/10/02)

August 2002

Section of Caraway Road closed for construction on campus
Parking changes set for fall semester (8/16/02)

August issue of Arkansas Review is published

Quilts from ASU Museum provide focus (8/30/02)

Survivor Skills for College set for third year
Program established to help students (8/9/02)

Folklife Conference set for September
Sponsored by Heritage Studies Ph.D. program (8/5/02)

Melissa Stephens set for internship in England
Senior education major loves to teach Spanish (8/2/02)

Watch parties set for ASU, Virginia Tech game on Sunday
Dutch-treat parties set for Memphis, Little Rock (8/21/02)

'Living It Up On The Lawn' takes shape at ASU
Welcome Week 2002 full of fun events, activities (8/9/02)

July 2002

Botanic illustrations by DD Dowden at museum
Works will be on display through Sept. 29 (7/24/02)

Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity house burns in morning blaze

Fire marshal suspects arson likely involved (7/22/02)

Lorian Hemingway to celebrate Hemingways' birthdays

Author will present book reading, signing of work (7/16/02)

Dr. Dean Lee introduced as Director of Athletics

Record of achievement made him top candidate (7/9/02)

Dr. Russ Shain to lead national professional association
New VP for Journalism and Mass Communication group (7/8/02)

Dr. Neal Vickers honored by professional group
Colleagues cite him for professional service (7/5/02)

Chrystyna Kushch to present senior art exhibit
Multi-dimensional art shows Minoan culture (7/5/02)

'Handling appeals in Arkansas' part of Brown Bag CLE series

Seminar, luncheon set for Friday, August 19 at Colonnade (7/5/02)

Museum exhibit features 'Delta Era' photographs
Nadia Price captured images over several decades (7/5/02)

Matt Huckaby named to All-American Rugby Team

Recent graduate named second consecutive year (7/3/02)

June 2002

Childhood Services to host annual conference
'Creating Connections for Learning,' Aug. 5 - 7 (6/28/02)

Dr. Clyde Milner to direct Ph.D. program

Heritage Studies is ASU's newest doctoral program (6/28/02)

New Search Begins for Athletics Director
Paul Griffin announces he will leave ASU in mid-July (6/28/02)

Great River Road Celebration Tour set for Eastern Arkansas
Tour will stop in 18 Arkansas towns July 8 - 10 (6/22/02)

Herald staff named for fall semester

Melanie Jarrett of Jonesboro will be editor (6/19/02)

National Scenic Byway designation announced in D.C.
Arkansas segment of The Great River Road (6/13/02)

ASU Museum to offer summer Discovery Program
Classes will include photography, ceramics (6/13/02)

President Wyatt makes statement on new budget

Board of Trustees approves operating budget (6/7/02)

Dr. Ross Marlay selected by Atlantic Council

Will be briefed on NATO and EU developments  (6/7/02)

May 2002

Cara Sullivan receives Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship
Award is one of 52 given this year  (5/30/02)

Dr. Deborah Chappell receives award

First time for Steven Leigh Mayes Honor Faculty Award  (5/30/02)

Artists provide work for "Homecoming" exhibition
Recent alumni invited to show their artistic talent (5/30/02)

Devolution in the Delta: Impact of Welfare in Five Counties

ASU research team to present findings to Sen. Lincoln  (5/24/02)

Significant grants awarded to restore historic properties

Money will provide research, archeology, restoration  (5/23/02)

Dr. Rick Stripling: new Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

He has been serving in interim capacity (5/23/02)

Howe appointed director of university relations
Little Rock agency executive to oversee marketing, public relations (5/20/02)

Promotion and Tenure Appointments announced


Employees recognized for distinguished performance, service

Ten selected to receive Distinguished Performance Award

President Wyatt issues statement on 1-A Athletic program

Responds to Attorney General's opinion on funding

Grand Opening and Ground Breaking Ceremonies Friday
Scissors and Shovels 2002 will mark construction progress

Returning to the Classroom' helps adults
Special event for those who want to go to college

Townsend Wolfe to speak at Spring Commencement
Arkansas Arts Center prospered under his leadership

Arkansas Review features Delta life
April edition features 'sacred and secular'

April 2002

Summer Children's Theatre schedule announced
Gingerbread Man and The Ugly Duckling (4/25/02)

Museum Day of the Arts: 'Inspired by the past'
75th wedding anniversary of

Delta RSI awards $54,300 to NEA Partnership at ASU
Promotes mathematics, science and literacy awareness (4/26/02)

ASO members will perform chamber music at Fowler Center
Concert set for Sunday, April 28 (4/25/02)

College of Business honors outstanding graduates
Annual banquet during Convocation of Scholars (4/25/02)

College of Arts and Sciences honors outstanding graduates
Annual banquet during Convocation of Scholars (4/25/02)

College of Nursing, Health Professions honors graduates
Annual banquet during Convocation of Scholars (4/25/02)

MPA student selected as Presidential Management Intern
Jennifer Stout Cole set to graduate in August (4/22/02)

Faculty member, pianist Kerri Turner to perform
Concert set for Sunday, April 28 (4/17/02)

Orchestra concert set for Thursday, April 25
Group will perform in Riceland Hall at Fowler Center (4/17/02)

Guitar Ensemble will perform in Fine Arts Center
Solos, duets, trios and quartets will be performed (4/17/02)

Faculty recognized for outstanding achievement
Three selected by committee of colleagues (4/16/02)

Undergraduate Scholars Day features student work
Session showcases student research in many disciplines (4/16/02)

Eight faculty members honored for long-time service
Retiring faculty honored at convocation (4/16/02)

Andrea Smalec named 2001-2002 Wilson Award Winner
Students receive Distinguished Service Awards(4/15/02)

Students recognized for academic excellence
Nine President's Scholar Awards presented (4/15/02)

Convocation of Scholars events continue at ASU
Honors, award ceremonies set for this week (4/12/02)

Panel discussion set for Tuesday, April 16
Academics vs. Athletics (4/12/02)

ASU to host USA Rugby Elite 8 National Championships
Arkansas State seeded second in Division II (4/12/02)

Suzanne Marlay selected for Fulbright Scholar Program
One of six chosen nationwide to travel to Japan (4/11/02)

Journalism professor picked by National Geographic
Zibluk will bring experience back to classroom (4/2/02)

Authors to discuss academic and athletic spending
Students, faculty to conduct public session (4/4/02)

Composers works to be featured
Delta Blues Symposium showcases talent (4/4/02)

Bobby Rush to perform at Blues Symposium
Lecture-Concert Series is co-sponsor (4/4/02)

Ladysmith Black Mambazo to perform at Fowler Center
South African group last performance of season (4/3/02)

Wind Ensemble Concert set for Sunday, April 14
Group to premier piece by faculty composer (4/1/02)

Percussion Ensemble will perform variety of music
Group will perform Thursday, April 11(4/1/02)

Department of Music to present Symphonic Band Concert
Guest conductor will assist Ed Alexander(4/1/02)

Lecture~Concert Series to present Winona LaDuke
Former vice presidential candidate will speak April 8(3/26/02)

Film Series will precede Delta Symposium
Series will focus on Civil Rights Movement (3/26/02)

Delta Blues Symposium VIII is April 11-13
Theme: "The Sacred and the Secular" (3/21/02)

March 2002

National Youth Sports Program for youth 10-16
Grant will help support summer program (3/21/02)

Dr. Jane Gates selected for Leadership America
One of 100 women selected for national program (3/15/02)

Kathy Brittain White provides fellowship endowment
Alumna gives special support to College of Business (3/7/02)

Students, faculty are awarded Middle East Studies Grants
University committee makes awards (3/4/02)

Delta Regional Summit set for Thursday, April 4
Hosted by DHEP and Partners in Tunica (3/29/02)

Tuba, Euphonium Quartet and Ensemble set to perform
Group finds international success (3/26/02)

Chamber Music Series at Fowler Center
Features Quapaw Quartet and Cross Town Trio (3/21/02)

Faculty Brass Quintet to perform music influenced by dance
Ensemble will perform Monday, March 25 (3/18/02)

Joint faculty recital set for Thursday, March 28
Joe Bonner, Craig Collison will perform in Recital Hall (3/18/02)

Dr. Alfred Andrea to present guest lecture
The Silk Road: 4,000 miles and 1,500 years of history (3/18/02)

President of AICPA to address College of Business
Barry Melancon will speak on Enron collapse (3/12/02)

Kathy Brittain White provides fellowship endowment
Alumna gives special support to College of Business (3/7/02)

New Century Saxophone Quartet at Fowler Center
Area high school musicians in clinic before concert (3/7/02)

Bob Mintzer to perform at Fowler Center
In concert with New Century Saxophone Quartet and area students (3/7/02)

Students, faculty are awarded Middle East Studies Grants
University committee makes awards (3/4/02)

Nine students to present research at regional conference
Students to represent College of Communications (2/27/02)

ASU brings 'Business Excellence Speaker' to campus
Aaron Lubin will speak Tuesday, March 5 (2/19/02)

February 2002

Nine students to present research at regional conference
Students to represent College of Communications (2/27/02)

Delta poet, fiction writer to speak and conduct workshops at Delta Blues Symposium
Guests will read from their work, provide workshop (2/13/02)

Electronic music recital set for Wednesday, March 6

Six students will perform compositions (2/27/02)

Shannon Knebel wins Hearst Journalism Award
Senior journalism major one of only four at ASU to receive honor (2/20/02)

Students to compete at Journalism, Broadcasting Day
64th annual event set for Saturday, March 2 (2/22/02)

Childhood Services to host 'Who's Watching the Children?'
Special program will be Monday, Feb. 25

ASU campus to celebrate Pride Day 2002

Events will be throughout day Feb. 21

Professor Neil E. Harl to speak at Agriculture Conference

Agriculture, economics specialty of Iowa State University professor

'Arkansas Delta Agriculture, Community in Transition, 1920-1980'

Photo exhibit located in Little Rock depicts life in Delta

ASU will host Arkansas Political Science Association annual meeting

Meeting will include panel discussions, paper presentations

Shanta will creatively entertain Arkansas State University audiences

Artist will perform Thursday, Feb. 28

Wind Ensemble to perform concert at Riceland Hall

Group under direction of Ed Alexander, director of bands

Office of Admissions to host 'Discover Diversity Through You Day'

Activities, seminar set for Saturday, Feb. 16

Speaker, writer Ken Root to speak at Agri-Business Conference

Conference to address industry issues, commodity market outlook(2/8/02)

Department of Theatre prepares for ture-crime drama

'Never the Sinner' opens Wednesday, Feb. 13 (2/8/02)

Symphonic band will perform at Fowler Center

Concert set for Tuesday, Feb. 12(2/8/02)

Riceland Hall to host Concert Choir performance
Ensemble will perform Tuesday, Feb. 19 (2/8/02)

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January 2002

Fall 2001 President's and Deans' List announced
1,603 students honored for academics(1/31/02)

University to celebrate Black History Month in February

Month-full of activities, presentations, events on campus(1/31/02)

Lecture~Concert Series to present pianist Alon Goldstein

Musician will perform at Fowler Center Wednesday, Feb. 13 (1/31/02)

Matthew Carey, Joy Fiala will perform in faculty voice recital

Concert will be in Fine Arts Center Recital Hall Feb. 18 (1/31/02)

University awards 794 diplomas at fall Commencement Ceremony

Dr. Veda McClain was guest speaker (1/30/02)

Crittenden County Memorial Hospital provides gift to CNHP

Students will benefit through larger class sizes, additional faculty (1/29/02)

Office of Financial Aid, Scholarships to offer open house Feb. 7

Information on various types of aid will be available

8th annual Agriculture-Business Conference is Feb. 20

Participants to look at issues and markets

Tribe to perform at Fowler Center Tuesday, Feb. 5

Ed Alexander will conduct ensemble (1/23/02)

Arkansas Political Science Association to meet

Annual session to be in February at Arkansas State University (1/21/02)

Arkansas Biosciences Institute begins its work

Board members hear from Dr. Michael Owens, director (1/18/02)

College of Business receives re-accreditation from AACSB

Programs include undergraduate, graduate courses (1/18/02)

Department of Theatre to present true-crime drama

'Never the Sinner' (1/17/02)

Entries sought for annual exhibit: Through a Child's Eyes XVI

Public, private schools encouraged to enter student art (1/17/02)

Capitol Steps will bring satire to Fowler Center Saturday, Feb. 2

Five-member comedy troupe tours nationwide (1/17/02)

Quapaw Quartet will perform in Fowler Center Music Series

Group will perform Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Riceland Hall (1/17/02)

Bradbury Gallery Exhibition defies stereotypes of Jamaican culture
Exhibit will be open Jan. 31 - March 8 (1/11/02)

ASU Museum to feature 'Arkansas Treasures' photo exhibit 
Photos will be in main lobby from Jan. 21 - March 10 (1/10/02)

University to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day 
Classes will not meet Monday, Jan. 21 (1/9/02)

Jan Duggar appointed to Governor's Council of Economic Advisors 

Duggar dean of College of Business since June 2000 (1/7/02)

Department of Music to present vocal recital Monday, Jan. 14 

Janice Yoes, Christopher Lacy set to perform (1/4/02)

December 2001

Scholarship Endowment honors memory of Lt. Col. Barney Smith 
Family members present at announcement (12/21/01)

Ninety-nine Arkansas State University students named to Who's Who 

Students recognized recently by university officials (12/12/01)

Gamma Theta Upsilon chapter established at Arkansas State University

Eight students initiated into honor society (12/21/01)

Busy student counts blessings and continues ministry

Father of twins will graduate in May (12/12/01)

Information & Technology Services has new facility

Dedication ceremony and open house, Friday, Dec. 14 (12/12/01)

December issue of Arkansas Review features photographic essay

Journal focuses on seven-state Mississippi River Delta (12/11/01)

Dr. Veda McClain to present fall commencement address

Approximately 820 students to receive diploma (12/7/01)

Director of Athletics appointed

Dr. Les Wyatt asks Paul Griffin to be ASU's 9th AD (12/6/01)

Epic Brass to perform at Fowler Center Tuesday, Dec. 4

Quintet will provide holiday entertainment (12/3/01)

November 2001

College of Communications to host online journalism panel
Participants will discuss future of journalism (11/28/01)

Matt Huckaby to represent university, United States in competition

Eagles to take on South Africa in Houston (11/28/01)

Delta Studies Center to present forum, brown bag luncheon

Friday, Nov. 30, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Convocation Center (11/28/01)

School Counseling Program achieves national accreditation
Accreditation for seven years (11/21/01)

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange to provide study opportunities
Work-study scholarship program in Germany (11/15/01)

Department of Music to present Feaste of Carols Madrigal Dinner

Evening of music, food and holiday merriment  (11/14/01)

University Ringers will tour state, perform at Fowler Center

Ensemble will perform holiday musical selections (11/14/01)

Tribe Jazz Band will perform Tuesday, Nov. 27, in Riceland Hall

Ed Alexander will lead student ensemble (11/14/01)

Craighead County to honor veterans with monument

Veterans Day marks special dedication ceremony (11/9/01)

Engineering student Jimmy Farrow finds career success with GE

Student selected for prestigious leadership program (11/8/01)

Senior Elisha Wright selected as Outstanding Agri Engineer student

Student one of only two in state selected for prestigious award (11/7/01)

Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center provides gift to expand classes

College of Nursing and Health Professions happy to accept gift (11/7/01)

Quapaw Quartet will perform in Fowler Center Chamber Music Series

Concert scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. (11/7/01)

Department of Theatre to present Blackbox Theater comedy

'Lend Me A Tenor' will run from Nov. 14 through 17 (11/7/01)

Professor Stafford to autograph book at Hastings, Saturday, Nov. 10

Book consists of 72 autobiographical essays by Sadako Sawamura (11/7/01)

Museum to host 'Living Off the Land' exhibit through March 31, 2002
Exhibit includes numerous implements once commonly used on farm (11/6/01)

Department of Nursing receives $100,000 Helene Fuld Health Trust
Monies will assist economically depressed, minority students (11/6/01)

October 2001

Jet Program offers many study exchange opportunities
Program is seeking applications for study abroad (10/30/01)

College of Communications to host Delta panel

Panel to focus of growing Spanish speaking population (10/30/01)

Ticket sales at Convocation Center to be consolidated

Changes will result in faster computerized service for patrons (10/23/01)

'Around the World in Lots of Ways'  on exhibition at ASU

Printmakers Gallery in Fine Arts Center Gallery (10/19/01)

New members inducted into Legacy Society Oct. 12

Special group of people who include ASU in estate plans (10/17/01)

High-energy dance troupe to share traditions of Old Mexico
Fowler Center to host Ballet Folklorico Friday, Nov. 9

Percussion Ensemble to perform at Fowler Center Nov. 8

Russell Niemeyer, Tina Gragg will perform solos (10/23/01)

University choirs will perform concert in Riceland Hall, Nov. 6

Drs. Dale Miller, Carmen Scialla will conduct performance groups (10/23/01)

ASU Preview Day set for Wednesday, Nov. 7

High school students, parents tour campus, meet faculty (10/23/01)

Technology Fair set for Thrusday, Oct. 25, at Reng Center

Fair will provide information, demonstrations of new technology (10/18/01)

Communiversity Series to host Julia Butterfly Hill

Guest will speak at two sessions on Wednesday, Oct. 24 (10/16/01)

Kalapriya Dancers bring Indian tradition to ASU

Communiversity Series to sponsor event at Fowler Center (10/16/01)

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra set to perform at Fowler Center
Five ASU faculty members will perform with ensemble (10/16/01)

ASU Orchestra to perform Scholarship Benefit Concert

Event will be at Fowler Center, Tuesday, Oct. 30 (10/15/01)

Clarinetist Igor Begelman will perform at Fowler Center, Oct. 25

Concert part of Lecture~Concert Series (10/15/01)

ASU Museum to host 'A Gathering of Women' exhibit

Exhibit focuses on advancements made by Arkansas women (10/15/01)

Office of Admissions to host Craighead County College Fair

Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Convocation Center (10/12/01)

ASU graduate Sarah Sears will share experiences with students, public

Artist will speak Tuesday, Oct. 11, in Fine Arts Center Recital Hall (10/9/01)

Department of Languages to present 'ASU Students in Spain'
Students to share their experiences (10/5/01)

Nursing, Health Professions offer continuing education

Three-part series on abuse to begin Oct. 20 (10/3/01)

Morrow to present archeological findings from Miss. River Valley

Presentation set for Tuesday, Oct. 23 (10/3/01)

ASU to honor state legislators Saturday, Oct. 6

Four area legislators to be recognized for outstanding service (10/3/01)

Delta National Small Prints Exhibition juror to speak

Lecture will be Thursday, Oct. 11, at 7:30 p.m. (10/3/01)

'Through a Child's Eyes: From the Permanent Collection'

ASU Museum will host award-winning selections (10/3/01)

Tribe, Lab Jazz Band to perform at Fowler Center Oct 18.
Student ensembles to perform variety of music (10/3/01)

Office of Student Life to host Parents Day Saturday, Oct. 13
Day includes events, activities on campus (10/3/01)

September 2001

ASU receives 'Most Wired' ranking from Yahoo!
Survey includes research on 1,300 U.S. institutions  (9/25/01)

Women's Basketball Letter Jacket to honor Margaret Osoinach
80th birthday provided occasion for special gift (9/19/01)

System enrollment reaches 15,303, shows growth 
Increase of more than 400 students (9/17/01)

Ellen Morgan, David Huckabee 2001 Homecoming Queen, King
Royalty selected by student body  (9/27/01)

Lecture~Concert Series to host Dr. Karen Drake
Lead team of doctors, nurses for historic delivery  (9/26/01)

'The Invention of a New Star' exhibit at Fine Arts Center Gallery
Works by Memphis artist Hamlett Dobbins on display  (9/26/01)

Ed Owen to present faculty tuba recital Tuesday, Oct. 9
Program will include guest performances  (9/26/01)

Lt. Col. Michael W. Loftis looks forward to tour at ASU
Twenty-three-year member of National Guard  (9/25/01)

Journalism professor publishes book on women, death penalty
Research on media coverage of executions extensive (9/5/01)

Native plant identification workshops set for Saturday, Sept. 29
Part of Arkansas Vascular Flora Project (9/19/01)

Department of Music to present Chamber Singers, Concert Choir
Choral concert will be Monday, Oct. 1, at Fowler Center (9/19/01)

Fowler Center to present Count Basie Orchestra Oct. 7
Big Band will perform in Riceland Hall (9/18/01)

'Tin Roof Tango' to perform at Fowler Center Oct. 4
Dallas-based music group performs variety of styles (9/18/01)

Nursing and Health Professions host Homecoming open house
Saturday, Sept. 22, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. (9/18/01)

College of Business, Alumni Chapter to host breakfast, ceremony
Saturday, Sept. 22 at Jonesboro Holiday Inn (9/18/01)

Office of Admissions to host 'Tent Parties' at most home games
Area high school juniors, parents to be guests (9/17/01)

ASU Homecoming activities set for Sept. 21-22
 Reunions, receptions and banquets set for weekend(9/13/01)

Student Activities Board to host a Homecoming Harvest Carnival
 Free event is open to community children on Sept. 17(9/13/01)

College of Communications to host Alumni seminar, luncheon
 Alumnus William Evans Jr. to speak(9/13/01)

Jonesboro Islamic Center decries unconscionable acts of violence

University's response to terroristic threats in nation

University President says safety, security is priority

Homecoming 2001 Distinguished Alumni announced
Guests to be honored at halftime on Saturday, Sept. 22 (9/7/01)

Former U.N. Weapons Inspector to speak Monday, Sept. 24
Scott Ritter guest of Lecture~Concert Series (9/7/01)

All-American Boys Chorus to perform at Fowler Center
Performance set for Tuesday, Sept. 25 (9/7/01)

Hundreds of young musicians to participate in Band Day
Marching Indian Band to host areas school students (9/7/01)

Department of Music to host guest recital Monday, Sept. 17
Vocalist and pianist from Ouachita Baptist will perform (9/6/01)

'Once Upon a Mattress' is Theatre's season opener
Tickets are now available (9/5/01)

August 2001

Lecture~Concert Series announces 2001-2002 schedule
Seven programs will be featured (8/29/01)

University to host regional Articulation Workshop
Wednesday, Sept. 5, at Fowler Center (8/31/01)

Works by Chicago artist Kathleen McCarthy on exhibit
Exhibit is free, open to public at art gallery (8/31/01)

Hikaru Otsubo to perform Japanese "Butoh" dance
First of series set for Thursday, Sept. 6, at 7:30 p.m. (8/24/01)

ASU Rugby player will travel to Ireland for competition
Jonesboro native selected as All-American by USA Rugby (8/24/01)

Crow Johnson will open Communiversity Series
Performance slated for Thursday, Aug. 30 (8/22/01)

Delta Studies Center to unveil inaugural presentation Aug. 26
Traveling exhibit captures heart of Delta (8/17/01)

Senator Tim Hutchinson secures $2 million for Caraway Overpass
Overpass will resolve traffic safety hazards on campus (8/10/01)

First Year Experience valuable for new students
Core courses offer important knowledge (8/1/01)

Office of Financial Aid, Scholarships finds success
Assisting students remains objective (8/1/01)

Admissions establishes relationships with students
Fall semester marks ending, beginning of recruiting (8/1/01)

Office of Registrar utilizes web, technology to assist students
Students, faculty benefit from technology (8/1/01)

Alumni support, share experiences with new students
'Watering Hole,' Send-off Parties kick off semester (8/1/01)

July 2001

University Advancement offers Continuing Legal Education
Ten judges of Second Judicial Circuit will provide panel (7/18/01)

University recognized by Kaplan/Newsweek College Catalog again
University officials notified of honor (7/6/01)

Alumna Dr. Kathy White to speak at summer commencement
Approximately 400 students are degree candidates (7/20/01)

August issue of 'Arkansas Review'
Features presentations on the 1919 Elaine race riots (7/30/01)

International Trade is workshop focus
Small Business Development Center offers aid (7/30/01)

Professor translates Consumer Law Handbook to Spanish
Arkansas Bar Association honors work with presentation (7/18/01)

Childhood Services to host Early Childhood Education Conference
'Children Under Construction' set for August 6 - 8 (7/2/01)

June 2001

Indian Club announces new video/scoreboard agreement
New technology to benefit athletes, students, fans, guests(6/21/01)

Equine Center to host 'May Fair, A Variety Horse Show'
Event to include classes, competitions (6/29/01)

Historic road closes for construction of new Student Services Center
Chapter in ASU history ends (6/27/01)

KASU receives Rural Listener Access Incentive Fund Grant
Station to use funds for equipment, education(6/22/01)

Gov. Huckabee appoints Dallas Wood as new trustee
Retired Army lieutenant colonel looks forward to term (6/20/01)

'Time Capsule from the 1960s' on display at Printmakers Gallery
Twenty-three pieces by former students (6/19/01)

Bradbury Gallery to host selections from Permanent Collection
Fifty-four pieces represent diversity (6/18/01)

Hattie W. Caraway Stamp replica donated to ASU Museum
Woman of many 'firsts' is remembered (6/18/01)

President's and Deans' List announced for Spring 2001
More than 1,500 students receive honor (6/18/01)

AT&T Foundation provides grant funding
"Train the Trainer" will involve two school districts (6/7/01)

May 2001

Dr. Kenneth Swan designates endowment gift for scholarships
Scholarship will honor memory of wife, assist students (5/31/01)

ASU Museum receives collection conservation grant from IMLS
Museum will get $3,500 to continue conservation work (5/31/01)

Spring Commencement Ceremony
875 diplomas awarded (5/25/01)

Butler Family establishes scholarship endowment
Poinsett and Cleburne County students eligible (5/24/01)

Department of Theatre announces summer season

 Two shows slated for June and July (5/16/01)

Sisters support, serve students at Arkansas State University

President and vice president have personal advisors (5/10/01)

Heritage Studies Ph.D. Program seeks students

Program will use Mississippi Delta as 'lab' (5/2/01)

Childhood Services will host Statewide Conference

Two-day event set for Reng Center on Jonesboro campus (5/23/01)

School-age Conference will be in Little Rock June 8, 9

 Highlights include national known experts (5/17/01)

University student studies local nocturnal resident

 Research can help preserve population of Barn Owl (5/14/01)

High school students recognized in writing competition

 Nine students of approximately 50 receive awards (5/14/01)

College of Business recognizes faculty for excellence

 Awards designed for teaching, research, professionalism (5/14/01)

College of Nursing, Health Professions host interactive broadcast

 Event slated for Thursday, May 17 (5/14/01)

International organization recognizes long-time ASU professor

 Dr. Louis Semrau cited for excellence, dedication (5/14/01)

Employees recognized for service and performance

Retirees also recognized at annual ceremony (5/11/01)

Trombone Choir will perform at International Trombone Festival

Students will participate at Nashville (5/9/01)

Larry Ball receives recognition from College of Arts and Sciences

First recipient of prestigious award (5/9/01)

Tuition adjustment will directly benefit students and faculty 

Board of Trustees will consider proposal at meeting (5/9/01)

Legionnaires case affects Physical Plant employee

Treatment is working, disease not contagious (5/2/01)

April 2001

MPA students selected for Presidential Management Internships 

A first for Arkansas State University students (4/19/01)

Realtor Harold Crye to speak at spring commencement

Businessman is 1967 alumnus of College of Business (4/26/01)

Delta Economics, Tourism focus of 'Arkansas Review' 

Periodical covers seven-state Mississippi River Delta (4/25/01)

Dr. Veda McClain appointed chair of Teacher Education 

She has been employed at ASU since 1997 (4/24/01)

Faculty Achievement Awards presented at Convocation 

Three recipients for service, scholarship and teaching (4/19/01)

Retiring faculty recognized for service to university 

15 faculty honored at Convocation ceremony (4/19/01)

Trombone Choir to perform at International Festival 

Group continues to raise funds for trip (4/18/01)

PepsiAmericas 'co-brands' cans with Arkansas State University 

Special cans are on shelves now (4/18/01)

Allison Collier named Wilson Award Winner for 2001 

Distinguished Service Award winners recognized (4/16/01)

President's Scholar Awards presented at Honors Luncheon 

Luncheon part of Convocation of Scholars Week (4/16/01

90 Years of Arkansas State University at ASU Museum 

Exhibit displays photographic history of institution (4/11/01)

Dr. Ruth Hawkins appointed as interim director of ASU Museum 

Long-time employee has held many leadership positions (4/10/01)

Dr. John Beineke receives AGATE award 

Cited for support of gifted, talented education (4/6/01)

Museum features 'Arkansas Made' exhibit, May 1 through 31 

Photographs of 14 surrounding towns during early era  (4/25/01)

Curator, director Marcia Tucker to speak at Recital Hall 

She has taught, lectured and published throughout U.S. (4/11/01)

Trombone Choir will perform Monday, April 23 

Ensemble is under direction of Dr. Neale Bartee (4/11/01)

Composition recital slated for Wednesday, April 25 
 Student works will be performed at Recital Hall(4/11/01)

Department of Music to host Spring Choral Concert 

University Singers, Concert Choir to be featured (4/11/01)

University to host self-study kick-off celebration April 17 

Activities to begin  north of Dean B. Ellis Library (4/10/01)

March 2001

Kathryn White honored in Charles Schultz competition

Student honored in national cartoonist competition (3/7/01)

International Student Association will sponsor International Week 

Events scheduled for week of April 2 through April 6 (3/28/01)

Department of Music presents the Symphonic Band April 10 

Group will perform in Fowler Center's Riceland Hall (3/28/01)

Wind Ensemble to play at Fowler Center's Riceland Hall 

Ed Alexander will conduct group on April 12 (3/28/01)

Electronic Music Recital will be Wednesday, April 11 

Dr. Timothy Crist will direct performance (3/28/01)

New Music Ensemble concert includes works since 1961  

Department of Music faculty, students will perform (3/28/01)

Percussion Ensemble set to  perform at Fowler Center  

Two guest musicians will also perform with group (3/28/01)

Artist Anne Wilson will present lecture in Recital Hall  

Sponsored by Department of Art (3/20/01)

Printmakers Gallery to host 'Weather' exhibit 

Sixteen works by former ASU students (3/16/01)

College of Business to sponsor Golf Outing at RidgePointe

Proceeds will benefit Business Scholarship Fund (3/9/01)

Eight College of Communications students recognized for research

Undergraduates selected to present research findings (3/7/01)

Fowler Center will host Glenn Miller Orchestra

Performance set for Tuesday, March 27 (3/7/01)

Department of Theatre presents 'Star-Crossed Lovers'

Performances set for March 13, 14, 15 (3/6/01)

'Through a Child's Eye XV' will open Sunday, March 11

Award ceremony will kick off event (3/6/01)

High School Art Exhibition set for Monday, March 12
Event sponsored by Student Art Education Association (3/7/01)

Blues Symposium releases:

CeDell Davis to perform in Lecture~Concert Series

Event part of Delta Blues Symposium VII (3/2/01)

Blues Symposium will offer workshop opportunities

Teachers, students are encouraged to participate (3/2/01)

Reader's theater production will open symposium

'Am I Blue?' will open on Thursday, March 29 (3/2/01)

Works by Delta composers will end symposium

Event will look at academic side of Delta compositions (3/2/01)

Visual arts have prominent place at Blues Symposium

Photography of Delta shows rich heritage (3/2/01)

Three authors will speak at Blues Symposium VII

Each use rich Delta for fictional setting (3/2/01)

'Music and Arts in the Delta'  is theme for Blues Symposium

Three-day event is free and open to public (3/2/01)

Film Festival is prologue to Delta Blues Symposium

Department of English and Philosophy will sponsor series (3/2/01)

Lecture~Concert Series to host Quartetto Bernini  

Musical group founded in Rome (3/19/01)

Festival of Spirituals will perform at Fowler Center 

Gala celebration of the Negro Spiritual (3/16/01)

Robin Dauer will present faculty recital on March 29 

Concert will be at Fine Arts Center Recital Hall (3/16/01)

Office of Admissions to host Preview Day for high school students 

Event set for Wednesday, March 28 (3/16/01)

Rehabilitation Counseling Symposium on Thursday, March 15 
Sponsored by Disability Awareness Week (3/9/01)

Disability Awareness Week at ASU set for March 12-15

Events and workshops are open to public (3/6/01)

Disability Services has many activities for Awareness Week
Events will focus on access for individuals with disabilities (3/6/01)

Museum to host work by Andrew Kilgore 
Exhibition coincides with Disability Awareness Week (3/6/01)

Burton D. Pusch to speak at Awareness Week luncheon
Luncheon will be in the Reng Center Ballroom (3/6/01)

River City Brass Band  will perform at Fowler Center

Tickets still available for March 13 performance (3/6/01)

College of Business to host Emerald Gala dinner and dance
Evening to raise scholarship funds (3/6/01)

Journalism and Broadcasting Day set for March 10
Event marks 63rd anniversary of competetive day (3/5/01)

February 2001

Fall 2000 President's and Deans' List announced

President's List includes 914, Deans' List includes 538 (2/12/01)

Bradbury Gallery to host Carroll Cloar exhibit

Exhibition includes 66 pieces by late artist (2/7/01)

Museum to host Through a Child's Eye XV 

Area students submit work for exhibition (1/31/01)

ABC's John Stossel to speak at Agriculture-Business Conference

 Conference theme is 'Agriculture in the New Millennium' (2/7/01)

'Renaissance 2000' exhibit at Museum through Feb. 28

Artwork by Larry Najee Dorsee (2/7/01)

Chamber Orchestra Kremlin set to perform at Fowler Center

Founded by Music Director Misha Rachlevsky in 1991 (2/7/01)

Tribe jazz band to perform at Fowler Center's Riceland Hall

Performance slated for Monday evening, Feb. 19 (2/7/01)

January 2001

Arkansas Review features novelist, entrepreneur, archeology

Publication provides focus on Mississippi Delta area(1/31/01)

Fowler Center will be a new home for the arts

Facility houses performance, display areas (1/17/01)

Fine Arts Center Gallery to host design exhibit

Hatch Show Prints Letterpress Posters (1/24/01)

MBA program provides action-based learning experiences

Students develop strategic plans for organizations (1/25/01)

Agricultural-Business Conference set for Wednesday, Feb. 21

ABC News correspondent John Stossel guest speaker(1/29/01)

'Oedipus' by Sophocles kicks off spring theater season

Inaugural production in Fowler Center drama theater (1/31/01)

Symphonic Band has first concert of 2001

Ed Alexander directs groups at Fowler Center (1/31/01)

Fowler Center Grand Opening Concert set for Jan. 26

Performance will be followed by reception (1/24/01)

'Water' display at Fine Arts Center Printmakers Gallery
Exhibit open through Friday, Feb. 16 (1/18/01)

Inaugural exhibit to open in Bradbury Gallery at Fowler Center
Works by Lindquist, Howard featured (1/17/01)

South African group to perform at ASU
Sechaba to perform Friday, Feb. 9, at 7 p.m.(1/31/01)

Kingston Trio to perform at Fowler Center
Concert set for Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 7:30 p.m.(1/31/01)

Columnist Gwynne Dyer to speak in Lecture Series
His topic: 'War 2000: The Beginning of the End?' (1/25/01)

Student Services plans Open House to prompt aid applications
Event will be Thursday, Feb. 8, in the Chickasaw Building (1/25/01)

'Unity' is theme for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Five days of activities planned at university (1/8/01)

Museum receives grant for upcoming exhibit
Nadia Strid photography will be here on Jan. 21 (1/4/01)

University to host Camille Jungman exhibit 'FILTERS'
Cliche Verre drawings on display through Feb. 7 (1/4/01)

December 2000

ASU recognizes 98 students designated for Who's Who honor

President Wyatt, deans recognize students at dinner (12/18/00)

Office of Disability Services recognized for superior service
Recipients of AmeriCorps Community Service Award (12/15/00)

Dr. Cal Shumway named interim dean, College of Agriculture
He will assume role Wednesday, Jan. 3 (12/05/00)

Sue Marlay recognized for outstanding service
Received award at conference in Monterrey, Mexico (11/27/00)

Dr. Keith Rogers to retire from College of Agriculture

Longest-serving dean has seen many changes (12/15/00)

Dr. Dennis White to present fall commencement address
Approximately 650 students to receive degrees (12/11/00)

November 2000

History faculty publish three scholarly works
Faculty keep publication record strong (11/18/00)

Oracle Corporation provides College of Business with software licenses 
Gift, worth $7.8 million, for academic use (11/03/00)

Students depart for Australia and Global Leadership Conference

Selected students will attend conference with advisor (11/28/00)

Soil and Water Conference to focus on eastern Arkansas

Third annual conference set at Convocation Center (11/21/00)

Ken Hatch to present 'Ethnic Clarinet' concert

Program for clarinet, piano, tape and narrator (11/21/00)

Handbell Choir concert set for Tuesday, Nov. 28

Group returns from November tour (11/21/00)

The Tribe Jazz Band to perform Wednesday, Nov. 29

Group under direction of Ed Alexander (11/21/00)

Department of Music to present Madrigal Feaste

Entertainment, food reminiscent of Henry VIII period (11/21/00)

New Music Recital set for Monday, Nov. 20

Concert will include music since World War II (11/08/00)

Handbell Choir tour across state slated for month

Group will perform at ASU Tuesday, Nov. 28 (11/08/00)

Annual Sounds of the Season Holiday Concert set for Sunday, Nov. 19

Musical groups to perform at The Forum (11/08/00)

Trombone Choir will perform at Fine Arts Center

Group under direction of Dr. Neale Bartee (11/08/00)

Shannon honored for restoration of ASU's Hemingway-Pfeiffer Center 

Recipient of Gold Certificate in Historical Restoration (11/07/00)

Department of Music presents electronic music recital

Recital will feature students' work(11/02/00)

Delta Awards presented to recognize tourism achievement

Awards presented at recent banquet (11/01/00)

Equine Center dedication slated for Nov. 4

Dedication will include presentation, demonstration (11/03/00)

Faculty Brass Quintet to present recital

Group will perform on Monday, Nov. 13 (11/02/00)

Museum Associates to host luncheon with Tatiana Fabergé

Internationally known family, creator of beautiful jewelry (11/01/00)

October 2000

The Herald named 2000 National Newspaper Pacemaker finalist

Student-run publication selected by Washington Post staff (10/11/00)

Percussion Ensemble will perform in Minx Rehearsal Hall
Group under direction of Craig Collison  (10/31/00)

Dr. Arlene Biebesheimer to present lecture-recital

Event scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 12  (10/31/00)

Lecture~Concert Series to present 'Cyber Princess' Jaime Levy

'Internet Unplugged' will be at Reng Center Ballroom (10/31/00)

Group choir concert slated for Monday, Oct. 30

Performance will be at Fine Arts Center Recital Hall  (10/19/00)

'Hemingway for Teachers' presented byCenter in Piggott

Event devoted to study of  author's work (10/18/00)

Department of Music to sponsor Orchestra Concert

Group directed by Dr. Neale Bartee  (10/19/00)

Photographer Martina Shenal to present lecture

Event slated for Monday, Nov. 6,  (10/18/00)

College of Nursing and Health Professions recognized

Two graduate students receive prestigious scholarship (10/15/00)

Wind Ensemble concert scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 26

First concert of season to be held at The Forum (10/18/00)

Delta Awards recognize achievement in Eastern Arkansas

First banquet will be Friday, Oct. 27, at Convocation Center (10/16/00)

Memorial service planned for the late Dr. Carolyn Tyree

Service will be Oct. 22, in Reng Center Ballroom (10/15/00)

Museum to exhibit Curtis Duncan photos: 'Disappearing Delta'

Photographs document history, development of Delta (10/12/00)

Department of Music to host annual Octubafest Concert

Students will perform solos and in ensembles (10/11/00)

Hemingway Weekend Sampler set for Oct. 20-21

Weekend devoted to study of the author's great work (10/11/00)

Research conference to focus on Arkansan benefits

ASU and UAMS co-sponsor special event (10/11/00)

Dr. Carmen Scialla to present concert

Assistant choral director to perform piano works (10/5/00)

Music Department will present joint choir concert

Performance will be at Walnut Street Baptist Church (10/3/00)

Tribe, Jazz Lab Band to perform in joint concert

Performance at The Forum set for Tuesday, Oct. 10 (9/28/00)

Department of Theatre to present "Brush Up Your Shakespeare"

Students will travel to local high schools for presentation (10/5/00)

ASU Department of Radio-TV students to produce news show

Jonesboro PM can be seen on channel 63 (10/13/00)

Delta Health Education Partnership receives major grant

Grant to obtain hardware and software equipment  (10/27/00)

September 2000

University to observe 90th anniversary of classes

First day was October 3, 1910, in temporary quarters (9/20/00)

Lecture Concert Series announces 2000-2001 season

Ten outstanding programs (9/11/00)

University to dedicate Equine Center

Event will include demonstrations, exhibits (9/19/00)

HomecomingQueen, King announced

Lorna Scaife, Ben Foster recognized at halftime (9/29/00)

John Adams Quartet to perform in Lecture~Concert Series

Texas-based group will perform Monday, Oct. 9 (9/28/00)

Department of Music to sponsor ACDA gospel concert

Program will feature university soloists, ensembles (9/28/00)

Janice Yoes, David Millen to present recital

Performance at Fine Arts Center slated for Oct. 8 (9/28/00)

Storytelling performance slated by Department of Art

Steve Thunder-McGuire to present interactive storytelling (9/28/00)

Flamenco guitarist to be featured in Communiversity Series

Ronald Radford will appear Thursday, Oct. 5 (9/28/00)

Mark Pascale to present lecture at Fine Arts Center

Delta Small Prints juror will emphasize digital developments (9/28/00)

Several new members inducted into Legacy Society

Inductees and Legacy Partners honored (9/21/00)

Homecoming activities for alumni announced

Homecoming set for Sept. 29-30 (9/18/00)

ASU system enrollment hits 15,001

Enrollment increase of more than 1.8 percent (9/8/00)

Dr. Bao-An Li receives National Science Foundation award

The physicist will continue research (9/8/00)

ASU awards 392 diplomas at Summer Commencement

Jeff Hankings guest speaker (9/1/00)

Distinguished Alumni for 2000 announced 

Alumni will be honored at Homecoming (9/19/00)

'Communiversity Connection' Series kicks off

Series begins with D.C. and Selby Minner (9/13/00)

Lecture Concert Series will host Timothy Fain

Famous violinist to perform (9/13/00)

University to host violence prevention forum

Event designed to provide vital information (9/8/00)

University to host job fair and graduate school expo

Event will be in Convocation Center (9/8/00)

Terry Allen will present lecture at university

Artist uses a wide variety of media (9/1/00)

August 2000

Dr. Jerry Farris to direct Environmental Sciences

Ph.D. program is ASU's second at doctoral level (8/25/00)

ASU Museum displays historic Arkansas

Engravings and prints from 19th century (8/3/00)

ASU-TV, Athletic Department to provide football broadcasts

Cooperative effort with Cox Cable (8/30/00)

Sculptor Tim Taunton to present lecture, exhibition

Exhibition at Fine Arts Center Gallery through Oct. 4  (8/23/00)

Renita Gray appointed director of sponsored programs

Employee moves from Academic Affairs  (8/17/00)

Dr. Bill Roe to head graduate programs

Latest appointment in College of Business  (8/17/00)

College of Engineering to offer special courses

Cisco Networking Academy  (8/15/00)

Mark Young to head Economic Development Center

Appointed to executive director position (8/15/00)

Kaplan-Newsweek catalog highlights ASU

ASU cited in six of eight categories (8/28/00)

Groundbreaking ceremony will be Friday, Aug. 4

Computer Services and Telecommunications Building (8/2/00)

July 2000

August issue of Arkansas Review is published

Capital punishment, Delta culture are examined (7/20/00)

Speech communications student to intern in England

Student will serve at English-Speaking Union (7/28/00)

University to host Community Fair on August 16

Event part of Welcome Week activities (7/26/00)

Printmakers Gallery hosts original prints

Prints by Conrad Ross (7/26/00)

Jeff Hankins to speak at summer commencement

Degree candidates will receive diplomas (7/28/00)

Students prepare for fall and register on-line

Registration more convenient and informative (7/20/00)

Rugby team prepares for upcoming season

Coaches hope to 'complete the tea set'  (7/19/00)

Early Childhood Education Conference

29th annual conference begins July 31 (7/19/00)

Employees recognized for service and performance

Awards presented at annual program (7/11/00)

June 2000

Photographic essay in display at ASU Museum

'Ruins, Rubble, Remnants and Remains' (6/30/00)

St. Bernards Regional Medical Center celebrates anniversary

Museum to host "A Century of Serving" exhibit (6/29/00)

Radiologic sciences students assist in radiography of mummies

Faculty mentor Rick Carlton depicts wonderful experience (6/28/00)

Alsey endowment established to benefit business students

Gift will support scholarships, lecture series (6/23/00)

ASU'S Doctoral Programs will benefit Delta

Dean Linda Pritchard makes compelling case for support (6/14/00)

President's and Deans' Lists announced

1,450 student recognized for academic achievement (released 6/9/00)

University Advancement to host 'Brown Bag Lunch' series

Continuing legal education series to begin on July 18 (6/29/00)

Printmakers Gallery hosts 'Home Sweet Home' exhibit

Ten images reflecting memories of home by former students (6/16/00)

ASU awards 922 diplomas at Spring Commencement

Author John Grisham was guest speaker (released 6/1/00)

May 2000

Ford Foundation awards grant for Delta tourism

$175,000 to fund tourism development  (released 5/18/00)

Rehabilitation counseling graduate program receives grant

$500,000 will be distributed during next five years  (released 5/16/00)

'Our Pets' exhibition will be in Printmakers Gallery

Twenty-two original works by former ASU students  (released 5/18/00)

Freshman Writing Competition winners announced

Three students selected from 116 nominees  (released 5/16/00)

Museums Association to host Heritage Tourism Workshop at ASU

Susan Ward will conduct event  (released 5/8/00)

University will host Mississippi Delta Beyond 2000 Teleconference

Event will be at Ellis Library May 10-11  (released 5/4/00)

Author John Grisham to speak at spring commencement

Approximately 950 degree candidates  (released 5/3/00)

University to host legal, business issues seminar

Event will be at the Convocation Center, May 9 (released 5/2/00)

University celebrates allocation of $1 million for library

Sen. Mike Beebe and others to be recognized  (released 5/2/00)

Students exhibit research at Undergraduate Scholars Day

36 Students were selected for second annual event (released 5/1/00)

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