Archives for May 2012

ASBTDC Announces June Offerings

 

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center is offering several trading sessions throughout the month of June.

The seminars cover a variety of topics including leadership, marketing and starting a business.

The regional office of the Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center is housed at Arkansas Tech, and it is designed to assist new, existing and expanding businesses by offering a variety of services including consulting, training and market research.

The following seminars will be offered in May:

  • Essentials of Leadership – Tuesday, June 5, 1-4 p.m., Dardanelle Chamber of Commerce; Cost is $65.  Presenter is Terry Barclay of Performance Solutions.
  • Free & Local: Small Business Marketing – Tuesday, June 12, 9-11 a.m., 3:30 p.m., Arkansas Tech University Rothwell Hall Room 133; Cost is $30. Presenter is Jennifer Terrell of the Small Business and Technology Development Center.
  • QuickBooks Payroll (Hands on) – Monday, June 18, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Arkansas Tech University Rothwell Hall Room 133; Cost is $65. Presenter is Brandon Morris of Baron’s, Inc.
  • Starting a Business in Arkansas – Tuesday, June 19, 1-4 p.m., Russellville Chamber of Commerce; Cost is $30. Presenter is Jennifer Terrell of the Small Business and Technology Development Center.
  • Search Engine Optimization – Thursday, June 21, 1-4 p.m., Arkansas Tech University Rothwell Hall Room 133; Cost is $30. Presenter is Michael Stoker of Arkansas Tech.
  • How to Make Your Business Eco-Friendly – Tuesday, June 26, 9-11 a.m., Arkansas Tech University Rothwell Hall Room 133; Cost is $30. Presenter is Debbie Stanley of Conagra Foods.

Those wishing to attend a seminar can register by calling the ASBTDC at 479-356-2077 or register online.

Gaines Earns 2012 Cadle Award

Cathryn Gaines is the recipient of the 2012 Dr. John Cadle Award for most outstanding Master of Education graduate in the Arkansas Tech University Department of Health and Physical Education.

Gaines received her Master of Education degree in physical education on May 12. She previously earned a Bachelor of Science degree in health and physical education from Arkansas Tech in 2008.

A native of Vilonia, Gaines is the physical education teacher at Center Valley Elementary School in the Russellville School District. Her parents are Connie and Carl Gaines of Vilonia.

Cadle served on the Arkansas Tech Department of Health and Physical Education faculty from 1977-2004. He retired at the rank of professor of physical education.

Click here to learn more about the Arkansas Tech Department of Health and Physical Education.

 

Students can charge books to financial aid

 

ozark_bookstoreToday, May 31, students can begin charging books for Summer I classes to their financial aid in the Ozark Campus Bookstore. The last day to charge books will be Monday, June 4.

For more information, contact Bookstore Director Mitzi Reano at 479-508-3337 or Financial Aid Associate Director Justina Buck at (479) 508-3322.

Powers presented ‘Teaching’ award

 

powers_ritchieParamedic/EMS instructor Ritchie Powers of Russellville was presented the Arkansas Tech University-Ozark Campus Faculty Award of Excellence for Teaching during the 2012 Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 12, in John E. Tucker Coliseum at Russellville.

Hall presented ‘Service’ award

 

hall_clintonBusiness technology instructor Clinton Hall of Ozark was presented the Arkansas Tech University-Ozark Campus Faculty Award of Excellence for Service during the 2012 Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 12, in John E. Tucker Coliseum at Russellville.