Caton Portrait Unveiling Planned for April 21

Anthony Caton

The Arkansas Tech University Department of Communication and Journalism will memorialize the late Anthony Caton with a portrait unveiling on Thursday, April 21.

Caton served on the broadcast journalism faculty at Arkansas Tech from 2004-21 and was department head at the time of his retirement on May 31, 2021. He died on Jan. 12, 2022. He was 65.

The come-and-go reception will occur from 3-5 p.m. with the portrait unveiling at 4 p.m. in the Energy Center lobby, 1815 Coliseum Drive in Russellville.

Those in attendance will also have the opportunity to tour the ATU television and radio studios, which are located in the Energy Center.

Individuals are asked to RSVP for the event by sending e-mail to