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State approves new computer engineering degree at Henderson

The new degree is a collaborative effort between the Department of Engineering and Physics, and the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics. Students who graduate with this degree will also earn a minor in mathematics.

Higher Learning Commission approval moves Henderson closer to ASU System affiliation

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) approved a Change of Control application and the continuation of Henderson’s accreditation as a future member of the ASU System. HLC accredits colleges and universities in a 19-state region of the United States, including all public higher education institutions in Arkansas.

HSU Theatre to present 'She Kills Monsters' Nov. 12-14

Admission to the virtual performance is free of charge, but viewers must request an invitation at bit.ly/shekillsmonsterszoom to receive a link to access the performance. For more information, contact the Box Office at 870.230.5291 or email theatre@hsu.edu.

Alumni Profile: Henry Torres, Class of 2002

Henry Torres is the Assistant Vice Chancellor of Information Technology Systems and Chief Information Officer at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro. He earned his MBA at Henderson.

Brookshire establishes endowment at Henderson

Henderson Foundation is offering approximately $400,000 in scholarships to new and returning Henderson students for the 2021-2022 academic year. The BGC scholarship is one of 300 open for applications at hsu.academicworks.com.

HSU/HPER Collegiate Recreation Society Participates in 42nd Annual Shoreline Cleanup

As part of National Public Lands Day and in partnership with Keep Arkansas Beautiful, Arkansas State Parks, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the HSU/HPER Collegiate Recreation Society, (C.R.S.), participated in the 42nd annual Shoreline Cleanup on Saturday, September 26. The mission of the C.R.S. Student Organization is to promote the professional field of Recreation and its focus areas of Natural Resource Management, Leisure Services Management, Sport Management, and Hospitality and Tourism through servant leadership, community engagement, socialization, and professional development. Check out the HSU Collegiate Recreation Society on Facebook!

Alumni Profile: Nita Unruh, Class of 1990

Dr. Nita Unruh, who majored in recreation management, is a full professor and department chair of the Kinesiology and Sport Sciences Department at the University of Nebraska-Kearney.

Engineering program receives ABET accreditation

ABET is the recognized accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology. ABET accreditation demonstrates a program’s commitment to providing its students with a quality education.

Nursing class achieves 100 percent pass rate

The NCLEX exam is a standardized exam that each state board of nursing uses to determine whether or not a candidate is prepared for entry-level nursing practice after completing an accredited nursing degree.