Archives for University

Focusing on a bigger picture

Feb. 16, 2018 | Communication | Advertising major Elijah Sheffield found out in middle school that he was slowly losing his eyesight. “To anyone who might be going through something & thinking, ‘God gave me this ailment,’ it’s a bigger picture than that.” Watch Elijah’s story:
Read More

Categories: Students and University.

Physician Assistant graduates achieve one hundred percent pass rate on national certifying exam on first attempt

Feb. 16, 2018 | Physician Assistant | The Harding University Physician Assistant Program announced all 35 members of its December 2017 graduating class passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE), a national licensing exam required to practice as a physician assistant. All of the graduates achieved a passing score in their first attempt at the exam. This is the third time a Harding class
Read More

Categories: Academics and University.

Wind Ensemble to present free ‘Americana’ concert

Feb. 15, 2017 | Music | The Harding University Wind Ensemble will perform “Americana” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 in the Administration Auditorium. Admission is free. The wind instrument ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Mike Chance, is made up of more than 50 musicians performing on instruments such as flutes/piccolos, clarinets, bass clarinets, oboes, bassoons, saxophones, trumpets, horns, trombones, euphoniums, tubas, harp, piano
Read More

Categories: University and Upcoming Events.

Honors College hosts West Point military academy instructor

Feb. 14, 2018 | Honors | The Harding University Honors College will host Capt. Ryan O. Scott, instructor at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, as part of the L.C. Sears Collegiate Seminar Series at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20 in Cone Chapel. Scott will speak on the topic “The Christian Soldier: Calling or Contradiction?” The event is open to the public
Read More

Categories: University and Upcoming Events.

Steven’s Art Gallery features Black History Month photography show

Feb. 13, 2018 | Art and Design | The Stevens Art Gallery at Harding University is featuring a Black History Month photography show titled “Expressions: Someone in History.” The show is currently on display on the Catwalk Gallery and will run through Friday, March 2. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and admission is free. The photography exhibit primarily contains
Read More

Categories: Campus & Community and University.

Harding University College of Pharmacy receives continued accreditation

Feb. 12, 2018 | Pharmacy | The Harding University College of Pharmacy has been awarded continued accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as the national agency for the accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy. The continued accreditation is extended through June 2020. ACPE accreditation is public recognition that a professional degree program leading to the
Read More

Categories: Academics and University.

Performing outside the box

Feb. 9, 2018 | Theatre | For a senior biology major and lead in the department of theatre’s upcoming production of “James and the Giant Peach,” pursuing the arts and sciences simultaneously has been a way to find her place in the Harding community. Kasey Kraft from Orlando, Florida, and has spent the past several months in nightly rehearsals preparing for her role as James
Read More

Categories: Students and University.

College of Nursing to launch accelerated B.S.N. program

Feb. 8, 2018 | Nursing | The Harding University Carr College of Nursing will offer an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing beginning in fall 2018. The program was developed to help meet the high demand for registered nurses across the U.S. and is designed for individuals seeking a B.S.N. who have already earned a bachelor’s degree in a non-nursing major. The Carr College of
Read More

Categories: Academics and University.

Finley Center hosts STEM leadership event for young women

Feb. 6, 2018 The Harding University Finley STEM Center hosted nearly 200 students from Arkansas high schools for its STEM Leadership for Girls event Thursday, Feb. 1. Students from schools in Cleburne, Lonoke, Pulaski and White counties attended. The event, which is funded by a Perkins Grant through the Arkansas STEM Coalition, provides the opportunity for ninth through 12th graders to hear from women working
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Harding appoints new directors to North Little Rock and Northwest Arkansas campuses

SEARCY, Ark. (Jan. 24, 2018) — The Cannon-Clary College of Education at Harding University announces new directors Mitch Walton at Harding University — North Little Rock and Dr. Meredith Jones at Harding University — Northwest Arkansas. “Meredith Jones and Mitch Walton have already proven themselves in their new positions,” said Dr. Donny Lee, dean of the College of Education. “They are seasoned educators who are
Read More

Categories: Academics, Faculty & Staff, and University.