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More than 51 students from 17 area high schools converged on the Jonesboro campus of Arkansas State University-Newport Feb 22 for the ninth-annual Northeast Arkansas Weldathon, hosted by ASU-Newport and Ozarc Gas.

On Tuesday, February 20 nineteen students from six area high schools converged on the Marked Tree campus of Arkansas State University-Newport for the annual Energy Control Competition.

Arkansas State University – Newport has announced the inaugural recipient of the Three Rivers Healthcare & Rehabilitation Scholarship as Jacob Breytspeak.

NEWPORT (Ark.)  – More than 280 Arkansas State University-Newport students were named to the Chancellor’s or Vice-Chancellor’s lists for academic excellence for the Fall 2017 semester, the college announced Monday. 

Arkansas State University-Newport and the AARP are joining forces again to present a Driver Safety course on the ASU-Newport campus.  The course will be held Friday, February 23 and will run from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Arkansas State University – Newport’s Hospitality Service students were recently certified by the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI), a globally recognized and respected non-profit, and the ultimate distinction of professional excellence in the hospitality industry.

Dr. Sandra Massey and Julie Allen with Award Presentation
Dr. Sandra Massey and Julie Allen

Nursing students at Arkansas State University-Newport now have another way to help pay for school. ASUN recently announced it had secured a $1,000 scholarship for students enrolled in its Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and/or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) programs.

Phi Theta Kappa announced last week that Arkansas State University-Newport nursing graduate Kiana Bolden is one of 10 society members to receive a Hurst Review National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX®) Scholarship.

As a member of the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, the ASUN Surgical Technology annually reports their outcomes.