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Field Practicum sends student interns to 4 states Field Practicum sends student interns to 4 states
Whitney Gass, assistant professor of criminal justice at Southern Arkansas University, taught Field Practicum (internship) in the Spring Semester of 2020 in which students interned in four different states: Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas and Florida – a first for the program. A total of 14 students were enrolled. Kyle West, a senior Criminal Justice major from Lithia, Florida, interned with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office in Brandon, Florida. Two other of Gass’ students, Andia Addy, a senio... Read More
Field Practicum sends student interns to 4 states
Field Practicum sends student interns to 4 states
MPA students put professional projects to work for their communities MPA students put professional projects to work for their communities
Students in SAU’s Master of Public Administration program are required to complete a professional project toward the end of their degree program. This is an opportunity for them to directly apply their skills and content knowledge to their communities and make real change within their communities. Following are just a few examples of what MPA students have been up to: Saida Walker — In partnership with Kristin Higgins and the UA Cooperative Extension Services and Public Policy Center in Little R... Read More
MPA students put professional projects to work for their communities
MPA students put professional projects to work for their communities
College of Science and Engineering announces Outstanding Student selections College of Science and Engineering announces Outstanding Student selections
Each year, SAU’s College of Science and Engineering selects one outstanding undergraduate in each department, one overall COSE outstanding undergraduate student, and one outstanding graduate student. The following are the selections for 2019-2020: Elizabeth Baker, BS Nursing Elizabeth Baker Elizabeth Baker was chosen as the 2019-2020 COSE Outstanding Undergraduate Student. Elizabeth will complete her BSN in May 2020 and is an exceptional student within the Nursing department and SAU community. S... Read More
College of Science and Engineering announces Outstanding Student selections
College of Science and Engineering announces Outstanding Student selections
SAU System makes plans for students to return for Fall 2020 SAU System makes plans for students to return for Fall 2020
The campuses of the Southern Arkansas University System (SAU in Magnolia and SAU Tech in Camden) are working tirelessly taking precautions and planning for its campuses to re-open for the fall semester. Because the health and safety of students, faculty and staff remains our top priority, the Risk Management Task Force is working diligently to develop protocols to ensure the protection of our campus community. These protocols will consider classroom size, class structure, safety in residence hal... Read More
SAU System makes plans for students to return for Fall 2020
SAU System makes plans for students to return for Fall 2020
SAU Engineering uses 3D printing technology to produce PPE for health workers SAU Engineering uses 3D printing technology to produce PPE for health workers
Facing a widespread shortage of Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE), Southern Arkansas University’s Engineering and Physics Department adapted its 3D-printing resources to produce face shields for Magnolia Regional Medical Center (MRMC) and other first responders in the community. According to Dr. Abdel Bachri, dean of the College of Science and Engineering, there is mounting evidence that coronavirus’ main mode of transmission is via respiratory droplets, which makes guarding the face a priori... Read More
SAU Engineering uses 3D printing technology to produce PPE for health workers
SAU Engineering uses 3D printing technology to produce PPE for health workers
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