Dr. Russell Jones

Trustees Vote to Enter Contract Talks With Jones

The Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees cast a unanimous vote on Tuesday, May 14, to enter contract negotiations with Dr. Russell Jones, ATU interim president, regarding the ATU presidency. Trustees made the decision during...
Cory Cox

Cox Appointed to Arkansas Tech Board of Trustees

Cory Cox of Perryville has been appointed to the Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees by Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Pending a vote by the current members of the ATU Board of Trustees during their...
ATU Summer Camps

ATU Schedules 2024 Summer Camps

Arkansas Tech University offers a variety of camps and experiences that are designed to enrich the summer of youth from the Arkansas River Valley and beyond. Below is a list of camps scheduled for summer...
Spring 2024 Commencement Feature

ATU Graduates Reflect on an Achievement of a Lifetime

Brisa Hernandez-Cervantes did not hesitate when asked what motivated her to complete her degree and reach her graduation day at Arkansas Tech University. "It was my parents," said Hernandez-Cervantes. "They immigrated here very young and...
2024 ATU Faculty Award of Excellence Winners

2024 Faculty Award of Excellence Winners Named

Three members of the Arkansas Tech University faculty have been recognized for their contributions to the campus community with a 2024 ATU Faculty Award of Excellence. Dr. Peng “Roc” Huang, professor of finance and economics,...
ATU Tradition Keepers Spring 2024

ATU Recognizes Spring 2024 Tradition Keepers

Twenty-seven Arkansas Tech University spring 2024 graduates earned the Tradition Keeper designation. They are: Yesenia Arias of Guymon, Okla. Breckyn Ballard of Pottsville Graysen Berry of Shirley Natasha Branch of Donetsk, Ukraine Alisha Burleson of Morrilton Isaac Decker of Morrilton Allicen Fight...
ATU Gilman Scholarship Recipients 2024

ATU Students Receive Gilman International Scholarship

Arkansas Tech University students Jacob Howard of Russellville and Noelia Santos Rodriguez of Hot Springs have earned the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. Howard, a social studies education major, and Santos, a business administration major,...
ATU Electric Propulsion Boat Team Spring 2024

ATU Top 2 in National Electric-Powered Boat Race

When it comes to designing, constructing and operating a boat that can run on battery power, a team of five engineering students from Arkansas Tech University can lay claim to the title rookies of...
ATU Robotics Team at 2024 VEX U World Championships

ATU Robotics Team Finishes Season Top 4 in World

Arkansas Tech University advanced through the qualification stage to reach the elimination round at the 2024 VEX U Robotics World Championship and complete the 2023-24 robotics season with a top-4 global skills ranking. The world...
Sigma Iota Alpha Founding Members 2024

Latina-Based Sorority Debuts at Arkansas Tech

Seven Arkansas Tech University students are the founding members of the institution's Hermandad de Sigma Iota Alpha Incorporada (SIA) chapter. SIA states on its website that it is "a Latina-based sorority devoted to serving our...