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Since 2004, the ASUN Patron Series has brought a wide range of entertainment to the ASU-Newport community. From B. J.

Arkansas State University in Newport will hold an AARP safe driver course for drivers aged 55 and over on Friday, September 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Walton Hall, room 134 on the Newport campus at 7648 Victory Boulevard in Newport.

More than 260 Arkansas State University-Newport students were named to the Chancellor’s or Vice-Chancellor’s lists for academic excellence for the Spring 2017 semester, the college announced Tuesday June 27, 2017. 

Has your child ever wanted to bust a myth? Or does your child like discovering how things work? Then they might want to attend the Mythbusters 2017 Summer Camp hosted by Arkansas State University – Newport.

Arkansas State University-Newport (ASUN) is pleased to report that the college’s accreditation has been continued following a comprehensive review process conducted by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Arkansas State University-Newport students earned 17 medals at the recent Arkansas SkillsUSA competition in Hot Springs. 
Competing against other community colleges, the following students earned medals in the following categories:


Eleven Arkansas State University-Newport students earned recognition at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference and State Competition held earlier this month in Little Rock.

Arkansas State University-Newport at Marked Tree hosted 80 High School Students from 12 high schools throughout Northeast Arkansas to compete in one of three competitions: Automotive Service Technology, Collision Repair & Refinishing Technology and Computer & Networking Technology.

Arkansas State University-Newport announced Thursday that the college will offer a 12-week Fitness & Health Education course for adults beginning March 28 on the college's Newport campus.  

Arkansas State University-Newport announced Thursday that the college will offer a computer basics course designed for senior adults beginning April 4 on its Jonesboro campus.