ASU plans master's in athletic training
GRADY -- Arkansas executed Kenneth Williams on Thursday, ending an eight-day stretch in which the state administered lethal drugs to four convicted murderers in its fastest pace of executions in nearly 57 years.
Jonesboro campus visits start next week
Arkansas State University System President Chuck Welch named three finalists on Thursday vying to be the next leader of the system's Jonesboro campus.
The new leader of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences' Department of Otolaryngology will be the only department chairman of that discipline in the nation with a cochlear implant, the academic medical center said.
List complete with 49 names, committee set to start paring
The applicant list for Arkansas State University's chancellor position now has nearly 50 names, including an internal candidate and another two currently in Arkansas.
Arkansas killed a prisoner Thursday night for the first time in more than 11 years after the state high court spared another death-row inmate's life.
School’s business dean among 13 new candidates for university’s top job
The pool for the next chancellor of Arkansas State University got 13 people deeper, drawing former university leaders and the school's own business dean.
He stops 6; justices grant stay for the 7th
A Pulaski County circuit judge on Friday halted six scheduled executions -- the first of which was scheduled for Monday -- by ordering the state's Department of Correction not to use the second drug in the three-drug cocktail.
Campus visits scheduled for candidates after list whittled down from 27 applicants
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock chose four finalists Friday for its executive vice chancellor and provost, all of whom will visit the campus within the next two weeks.
When the verdict came in Thursday in her favor, the mother of a teenage burglary suspect who was fatally shot by a former Little Rock police officer in 2012 cried so hard that she shook.