EAST receives Entergy donation
Posted on Jul 15, 2014 at 12:34 PM
Entergy Arkansas recently donated $2,500 to the EAST Initiative to support STEM programs. Oscar Washington, Entergy Arkansas Customer Service Director, presented the check to Matt Dozier, EAST President/CEO July 7, 2014 at EAST headquarters in Little Rock.
Summer of Service Awards
Posted on Jun 24, 2014 at 12:35 PM
The 2014 YSA Service of Summer Awards, in collaboration with Disney Friends for Change, is an initiative that inspires kids and their families to make a lasting, positive change by helping people, communities, and the planet. Winners receive $1,000 for their projects.
CAST to be featured in new PBS series "Time Scanners"
Posted on Jun 18, 2014 at 12:33 PM
The Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST) at the University of Arkansas will be featured in an upcoming series to air nationally on PBS that took CAST researchers to historic sites around the world.
North Little Rock Community Farm wins national Regions Bank contest
Posted on Jun 16, 2014 at 7:57 AM
The North Little Rock Community Farm, a collaborative project led by the North Little Rock East Campus EAST program, won the Regions Bank What a Difference a Day Makes contest. The project will be awarded $5,000 and 100 volunteer hours from Regions associates.
2015 EAST Conference logo contest winners announced
Posted on Jun 3, 2014 at 11:15 AM
The EAST Initiative is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 EAST Conference logo contest, Hunter Duty and Dakotah Martinez from Nettleton Junior High School in Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Har-Ber EAST Sophomores Visit Washington, DC
Posted on May 28, 2014 at 12:54 PM
Project Ignition, a driving safety project of Springdale Har-Ber High School’s EAST program, earned a trip to Washington D.C. for the National Service Learning Conference this past April.