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2024 Brown Award Winner: Breckyn Ballard

For Arkansas Tech University Class of 2024 member Breckyn Ballard, serving others is simply how she was raised. “It’s something my parents (Robin and Ron Ballard) have always done,” said Ballard. “They’re the first people...
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...
Computing Sciences Capstone Presentations Spring 2024

ATU Computing Sciences Students Present Projects

Twelve teams of Arkansas Tech University computing sciences students presented their capstone projects at Chambers Cafeteria West Dining Room at the close of the spring 2024 semester. "It's inspiring to see our students create such...
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,...
New ATU Music Faculty 2024-25

Fica, Mino, Rohwer Appointed to ATU Music Faculty

Dr. Jeff Bright, head of the Arkansas Tech University Department of Music and associate dean of the ATU College of Arts and Humanities, has announced the hiring of three full-time music faculty members for...
Severe Weather Map 5-8-2024

Severe Weather Alert Day: May 8, 2024

The National Weather Service has notified the public that severe thunderstorms are likely in Arkansas during the afternoon, evening and overnight hours on Wednesday, May 8. The advisory indicates the region including the Arkansas Tech...
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Top Student Research Symposium Entries Announced

The best presentations from the 2024 Arkansas Tech University Student Research Symposium have been selected by judges and announced by the ATU Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. The symposium included 85 in-person poster presentations,...
ATU Nursing Graduates Fall 2023

ATU: 100 Percent Pass Rate on Next Gen Nursing Exam

Arkansas Tech University nursing students were up to the challenge presented by the Next Generation NCLEX-RN licensing examination. Dr. Shelly Daily, head of the ATU Department of Nursing and professor of nursing, reports that 100...
Greenway Donation ATU Ag Education Building Spring 2024

Greenway Equipment Supports New ATU Ag Ed Building

Greenway Equipment Inc. has made a $10,000 donation to the Arkansas Tech University Foundation in support of the construction of a new agricultural education building on the ATU campus in Russellville. Those in attendance for...
Education Pinning 5-1-2024

Education Programs Host Spring 2024 Pinning Event

The Arkansas Tech University Department of Teaching and Educational Leadership hosted a pinning ceremony on Wednesday, May 1, for the 110 ATU early childhood education, elementary education, middle level education, secondary education and Master...