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Eastern Star Provides Scholarships for UA Rich Mountain Students

Members of the Eastern Star recently presented a donation to support scholarships for UA Rich Mountain students pursuing a career and program in the nursing field. Scholarship awards are based on need ...

Fall 2018 Hunter Education Course

Hunter Education 3-Day Course Information

Fall 2018 55+ Classes Offered

Instructor MIchael Cate Contact for Registration Dr. Krystal Thrailkill, 479-394-7622, ext. 1300 Registration Dates August 13 - 17, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Art Courses ART0002-lec-Ol Drawing and ...

UA Rich Mountain Student Shares Success Story

The old adage, “You are never too old to learn”, is a familiar one for many students at a community college. The mission of the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain serves the needs of ...

Meet Our Staff

In August 2018, Brenda Miner will celebrate her 23rd year anniversary as a member of the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain family. For many years, she worked in TRiO secondary and ...

Meet Our Faculty

Kandy Page joined the UA Rich Mountain family as a faculty member in 2003. As Computer Technology Instructor, her responsibilities include teaching full-time information systems courses in ...

Gathright Family Endows Grant Fund

The Al and Diann Gathright Endowment Grant was recently completed and endowed to the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Foundation by a donation from Al and Diann Gathright. The purpose of the ...

Spring 2018 Honor Recipients

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain recognizes the following additional honor recipients named to the Chancellor’s List and Vice Chancellor’s List enrolled for the Spring 2018 ...

Spring 2018 Honor Recipients

University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Spring 2018 Honor Recipients

KCS Railroad Safety Presentation

On April 23rd, the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Safety and Emergency Preparedness Committee in partnership with the Mena/Polk County Chamber of Commerce hosted an Operation Lifesaver Railroad ...

Junior Day 2018

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain held their annual Junior Day event on April 18th in the Ouachita Center on the main campus in Mena. Approximately 475 seniors from 10 high schools in the UA ...

Cross Signs UA Rich Mountain Cross Country Team Letter of Intent

On Friday, April 13th, Cross Hughes, senior at Ouachita River Schools – Acorn High School signed his letter of intent to run with UA Rich Mountain Bucks Cross Country next Fall. Cross is the ...

Skills USA Winners

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Machine Tool Technology students recently competed April 10th & 11th at the State Skills USA Competition in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The students winning ...

Unlimited Possibilities

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain and the Polk County Developmental Center “Unlimited Possibilities” Program have teamed up to provide career opportunities for job seekers enrolled ...

Cross Country Tryouts

UA Rich Mountain Cross Country Coach Samantha Shores announced the program will hold an open tryout a 10 a.m., April 28th, for students interested in competing for the Bucks this academic year. ...

Big Announcement

For the first time in the College's history, the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain will now bear a mascot. The College conducted an extensive, thorough nomination and selection process in choosing ...

Foundation Scholarship Reception

On February 27th, the UA Rich Mountain Foundation hosted a scholarship reception to recognize and celebrate the fall 2017 and spring 2018 scholarship recipients and donors. The program included a ...

Butler Center Presentation

Kim Sanders, Confinement Sites Interpreter for the Butler Center in Little Rock, Arkansas, was the guest speaker in the Ouachita Center on the UA Rich Mountain campus on Monday, February 26. ...

Career Day

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain TRiO Talent Search and Upward Bound Programs hosted Career Day on March 6, 2018 in the Ouachita Center on the main campus in Mena. Over 170 students enrolled ...

Career Center Welding

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain Secondary Area Career Center students enrolled in the welding program of study competed in a welding contest at the United Welding Institute in Pottsville, ...