Members of the Arkansas Tech University community who wish to become vaccinated against COVID-19 will have opportunities to do so at on-campus events this week.
The Arkansas Department of Health will provide Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccinations to ATU faculty, staff and students from 2-4 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 16, on the north lawn of Doc Bryan Student Services Center and 2-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 17, on the west lawn of Chambers Cafeteria.
There will be an additional ADH COVID-19 vaccination event for ATU faculty, staff and students from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 18, in the Hull Building Student Union. The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine will be available on Aug. 18 and ADH will return at the appropriate time to provide a second dose to participants.
Each person who attends the ADH vaccine clinics at ATU Aug. 16-18 and receives a COVID-19 vaccine will receive a T-shirt while supplies last. Vaccine recipients will also be presented with their choice of a lottery ticket or a $20 Arkansas Game and Fish Commission gift certificate from the Arkansas Department of Health.
ATU students who receive a COVID-19 vaccine during the Aug. 16-18 on-campus clinics will be entered into a drawing for these prizes:
*Two $100 book scholarships from Textbook Brokers
*ATU red parking hang tag
*Mini photography session donated by Rachel Nowotny Photography (valued at $75)
*$50 off Tandem sky diving jump with Skydive River Valley
*$25 gift card to Mike’s Place in Conway
*$25 gift card from Midtown Coffee from MOA Tactical Solutions
*Bartleby T-shirt donated by Ozark campus Barnes and Nobles College
*Gift bag donated by Russellville campus Barnes and Nobles College
*ATU Health and Wellness Center swag bag
*Gift basket donated by Ozark Rape Crisis Center
More information about COVID-19 vaccines is available at www.atu.edu/pandemicrecovery.