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September 2019

Farming is no longer just driving a tractor and harvesting crops. Today's farming industry requires more technical skill than ever before.


Arkansas State University-Newport is pleased to share the first recipient of the Twyford Family Business Scholarship is Landon “Garrett” Smith. This is a new scholarship at ASU-Newport founded by ASUN Assistant Professor of Business John Twyford.

Arkansas State University-Newport's Director of Hospitality Services, Chef Kevin Gee, received a statewide honor from the American Culinary Federation Central Arkansas Association.

Arkansas State University-Newport will host four Culinary Experience classes for the 2019-2020 academic year. All Culinary Experience classes will be held from 6-9 the Fowler Family Hospitality Services building located at 5504 Krueger Drive in Jonesboro. 

Arkansas State University-Newport is thrilled to share the 2018-2019 Newport cohort of Practical Nursing students achieved a perfect pass rate on state board exams. Twenty-eight students graduated this spring and took the state board exam over the summer.

Wires, pliers, and electrical wires! All this and hands-on technical training is what shapes the day of an Energy Control Technology (ETC) student at Arkansas State University-Newport.