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Harding University and ASU-Beebe sign agreement to expand collaboration

August 9, 2019 | Harding University and ASU-Beebe signed a memorandum of understanding on Aug. 9 at Harding University, expanding academic offerings for students of both schools and across White County. The signing of the MOU formalizes and expands the existing cooperation between the two schools and streamlines the enrollment and course transfer process for students between the two universities. “The MOU is a big
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July University leadership update

July 31, 2019 | Harding University has recently made several leadership changes across multiple colleges and departments. Brittany Blake was named chair of the department of family and consumer sciences, effective June 30. Blake holds the certified child life specialist certification from the Association of Child Life Professionals. She fills the role previously held by Dr. Denise Fisher who returned to full-time teaching. Dr. Darren
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2019-20 Arts & Life musical performance series announced

July 25, 2019 | Music Department | Arts & Life Performance Series | Harding University Department of Music has announced its 2019-20 Arts and Life performance series. The series includes performances by David Walton and Mark Bilyeu, The Queen’s Cartoonists, the Russian String Orchestra with Scott Carrell, the Brubeck Brothers Quartet, Christy Altomare, the Carion Wind Quintet, and Seraph Brass. David Walton, tenor, and collaborative pianist, Mark
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College of Pharmacy receives continued accreditation through 2026

July 16, 2019 | 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 accreditation is extended through 2026. ACPE accreditation recognizes that a professional degree program leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy
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Meet Bridget Smith & Briana Byers

July 18, 2019 | Disability Services and Educational Access | Bridget Smith’s greatest passion and career objective is “seeing individuals with disabilities succeed to their full potential,” and, as of June 2019, she brings that passion to Harding, serving as the director of Disability Services and Educational Access at Harding. Before being named the director of the office of disability services in June 2019, her background
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre ends summer series with “Wait Until Dark”

July 15, 2019 | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre, Harding University’s summer community-based theatre program presented by the department of theatre, will begin production of “Wait Until Dark,” the third and final summer show of the theatre’s 37th season, July 18. “Wait Until Dark” is part of this summer’s theme “What LIES in Store” and will run through July 27. “Wait
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Written on stone

July 3, 2019 | HUG | A fountain sits in the backyard of Mike James — pieces of it a long way from their origins in Greece but with the most special significance. For almost five years, Mike and Beth James’ home was Athens, Greece, where they served as the directors for the Harding University in Greece (HUG) semester-abroad program from 2010-2016. During their first
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June University leadership update

June 28, 2019 | Harding University announced several leadership changes across multiple colleges and departments. The faculty leadership changes are a result of the University’s commitment to developing faculty for leadership roles.        
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2019 Harding Read focuses on leadership

June 28, 2019 | Harding Read | President Bruce McLarty selected ‘The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R. Covey as the 2019-20 Harding Read. With the fourth campus-wide read, McLarty wanted to do something different, reaching outside the pattern of biographies to a topic he felt was already being discussed on campus — leadership. “The Harding Read has been an adventure every
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Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre begins production of “Losing Patients”

June 21, 2019 | Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre, Harding University’s summer community-based theatre program presented by the department of theatre, will begin production of “Losing Patients,” the second summer show of the theatre’s 37th season, June 27. “Losing Patients” is part of this summer’s theme “What LIES in Store” and will run through July 6. “Losing Patients” centers around the stately Silver Crest Manor, which
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