University News

  • Wagoner Named Hodges Scholarship Winner

    Arkansas Tech University student Michaela Wagoner of Yellville is the recipient of the second annual Gary Hodges TAKAHIK Memorial Scholarship. Wagoner (photographed, left) is majoring in recreation and park administration with an emphasis in natural resource management. The namesake of the scholarship was a native of Yell County and 1974 graduate of Arkansas Tech. Hodges […]

  • Tech Students Volunteer in Little Rock

    Seven Arkansas Tech University students are in Little Rock to raise funds and awareness for the Miss Arkansas Organization. Sunday evening, the students attended a Spikes and Stillettos reception ahead of the Miss Arkansas Golf Tournament. In addition to Monday’s golf tournament, the students will visit Arkansas Children’s Hospital. During the hospital visit, they will […]

  • Gum Earns All-America Accolades

    Jalissa Gum has become the second Arkansas Tech University softball student-athlete to receive All-America honors. Gum, a junior from Red Rock, Okla., was named to the 2016 Division II Conference Commissioners Association All-America second team and the 2016 National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America third team. She joins Siarra Gomez, a 2013 NFCA All-America third team selection, […]

  • Arkansas Tech Students Attend Conference

    Two Arkansas Tech University students are in Hot Springs to learn more about their chosen career field. Senior Shay Arnold and junior Myranda Jackson are majoring in rehabilitation science at Arkansas Tech, and they are attending the 2016 Arkansas Rehabilitation Association Conference. During the conference, the students have the opportunity to attend sessions, network with […]

  • Strategic Plan, 2016-17 Budget Gain Approval

    Trustees approved a $168.5 million operating budget at Arkansas Tech University for the 2016-17 fiscal year during a meeting at the Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center on Thursday. Included in the budget is a 1.86 percent tuition increase for the Arkansas Tech campus in Russellville. Undergraduate tuition will increase from $215 per student semester […]