Dozier, Rainey to serve on ForwARd Arkansas Steering Committee
Posted on Jan 16, 2015 at 11:57 AM
The EAST Initiative President and CEO Matt Dozier and EAST Director Dr. David Rainey are serving on the ForwARd Arkansas Steering Committee, joining other education, business, government and civil society professionals who share a common goal: improving education in all four corners of the state.
EAST Blog: The Present and the Future: CES 2015
Posted on Jan 16, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Last week EAST sent Mr. Jerry Prince to Las Vegas to explore the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Recently, you might have read or seen news stories on CES where all of the big “next” things are introduced. Jerry got to see the future…and the present.
UCA and Acxiom to host IT Careers Camp June 17 - 20
Posted on Jan 12, 2015 at 9:09 AM
The IT Careers Camp is designed to increase student (and parent) awareness of the many kinds of information technology (IT) careers available. Registration deadline is February 15.
EAST Blog: EAST 2014 and Beyond
Posted on Jan 6, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The EAST Initiative President and CEO Matt Dozier takes a quick look back at 2014 and shares his excitement about the big changes EAST is celebrating for 2015.
EAST Conference 2015 Leadership Team announced
Posted on Dec 18, 2014 at 3:35 PM
Members of the EAST Conference 2015 student Leadership Team have been announced on the Conference website. These students will assist the EAST Initiative staff in leading the annual national Conference in Hot Springs.
EAST Website Scheduled Interruption
Posted on Dec 17, 2014 at 12:11 PM
In preparation for the EAST Initiative's move to our new building, the EAST website will be unavailable Tuesday, December 30, 2014 from 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. while the network is installed and setup in the new facility.
Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp
Posted on Dec 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The Social Entrepreneurship Boot Camp, presented in partnership with the Clinton School of Public Service, the University of Arkansas Office of Entrepreneurship and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, will be held July 17-19, 2015, at the Winthrop Rockefeller Institute on Petit Jean Mountain.
EAST Core wrap up semester site visits
Posted on Dec 12, 2014 at 11:13 AM
EAST Core staff James Hopper and Lori Canada have completed the first semester of site visits to EAST Core schools. During the visits they compiled a list of projects the schools are working on that are designed to equip students to learn and apply class concepts.
EAST Blog: Requiem for an EAST Leader
Posted on Dec 12, 2014 at 8:15 AM
The EAST Initiative President and CEO Matt Dozier shares a heartfelt tribute for extraordinary EAST Alumni Lindsey Ball Parker. Celebrate with us Lindsey's legacy that will live on at EAST.