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For Arkansas higher-ed job, 3 selected for interviews

Cossatot administrator, Texan, Tennessean in running for post

Subscriber onlyThe committee searching for the new leader of the state Department of Higher Education on Monday invited three candidates, including one from Arkansas, for final interviews next week. Continue reading...

Ex-legislator, Clemmer, to fill in as interim higher-ed director

Subscriber onlyLongtime college instructor and administrator Ann Clemmer — a former state legislator — will serve as the interim leader of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. Continue reading...

Ex-legislator to fill in as higher-ed director

Clemmer takes reins on interim basis

Subscriber onlyLongtime college instructor and administrator Ann Clemmer -- a former state legislator -- will serve as the interim leader of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. Continue reading...

UALR chancellor Joel Anderson hangs up his cap; decades of service feted

Subscriber onlyJoel Anderson stood at the top of a staircase at the Jack Stephens Center and looked out. Continue reading...

UAMS team gets $2.7M to study synthetic marijuana

Subscriber onlyThe National Institutes of Health awarded a team of researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences a $2.7 million grant to study synthetic marijuana. Continue reading...

As fiscal woes linger, UAMS weighs updates

Code fixes, more beds a go, but $87M in projects tabled

Subscriber onlyFor the past six months -- if not longer -- the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has been looking for a solution to its fiscal woes. Continue reading...

Higher-ed agency unveils new way to fund colleges

Outcomes the focus, not enrollment

Subscriber onlyFor the past few months, Arkansas' higher-education leaders have been toiling away at a complete redesign of the way the state funds its colleges and universities. Continue reading...

Higher education notebook

Subscriber onlyUAM restructuring focus on retention The University of Arkansas at Monticello will restructure the school's enrollment management office in efforts to raise retention and graduation rates. Continue reading...

Two picked for state school board

Subscriber onlyGov. Asa Hutchinson’s appointees to the Arkansas Board of Education now make up a majority of the board. Continue reading...

2 picked for state school board

Teacher, college head to fill spots

Subscriber onlyGov. Asa Hutchinson's appointees to the Arkansas Board of Education now make up a majority of the board. Continue reading...

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