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Henderson gears up for homecoming

A highlight of homecoming week will be the inaugural Academic Reunion, where alumni can catch up with former and current faculty and fellow alumni. The reunion starts at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, in the Garrison Center Grand Ballroom.

Homecoming court contestants announced

The 10 finalists will be announced Oct. 17 during the annual homecoming pep rally and bonfire. The court will be introduced and the queen crowned during football pre-game festivities on Oct. 19.

Wind Ensemble Concert Oct. 6

The performance, with the theme of "We Shall Overcome: The Perseverance of the Reddie Spirit," is free and open to the public.

Teachers College Faculty Members Present at KESSA Conference

Dr. Lewis Kanyiba & Dr. Jane Opiri of Teachers College, Henderson presented at the 12th Annual KESSA on September 13-14 th 2019 at the Atlanta Marriot Marquis in Atlanta GA. KESSA is an organization that brings together African scholars in diaspora to promote and advance their scholarly, scientific and research work.

Reddie to Serve Hot Springs

On Saturday September 21st, the student chapter of the Arkansas Educators Association (SAEA) volunteered at Habitat for Humanity’s Restore in downtown Hot Springs as part of Reddie to Serve. ReStore is a non-profit home improvement store that accepts donations of household items that include everything from glassware to the kitchen sink. Profits from ReStore are placed back into sustainable housing efforts in the local community and around the world.

HSU Theatre to present 'Lost in Yonkers'

Neil Simon's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning play, set in 1942 Yonkers, New York, centers around two young brothers who live with their grandmother and their mentally challenged aunt while their recently widowed father travels, working to pay off a debt.

Henderson's overall enrollment up slightly

Undergraduates account for 2,983 of the total enrollment for fall 2019, with 611 graduate students. The most popular declared freshman majors are biology, health science, business administration, aviation and elementary education.

Planetarium announces fall schedule

The Reynolds Planetarium at Henderson State University offers a one-of-a-kind teaching and learning experience. It is open to the public for shows, star-gazing events, field trips, and private functions. It is located inside the Reynolds Science Center and run by the Department of Engineering and Physics.

Green to attend SHAPE America conference

We hope this group of future professionals will become exceptional leaders since we plan to mentor this group throughout the year, said conference chair Dr. Sandra Kims.

Alumni Profile: Amber Taggard, Class of 2002

Amber Taggard is a professional organizer and owner of The Organizer Chicks, serving northwest Arkansas and the Kansas City metro area. Her company helps people who feel like they aren't getting the "best bang for their buck out of their spaces."

Gallery announces fall schedule

Henderson State's Russell Fine Arts Gallery has four shows scheduled for the fall semester, beginning Aug. 27.