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UA Rich Mountain Commencement Address

[APRIL 19, 2019 | MENA, Ark.] UA Rich Mountain Chancellor Dr. Phillip Wilson is pleased to announce that the University of Arkansas – Fayetteville Chancellor Dr. Joe Steinmetz will deliver this ...

UA Rich Mountain Announces Softball

[APRIL 17, 2019 | MENA, Ark.]  The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain and Bucks Athletics is officially announcing the addition of softball to its athletic program. The program will launch in ...

PTK Inducts New Members

[April 11 | MENA, ARK.] The UA Rich Mountain Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) recently inducted new members. Phi Theta Kappa recognizes and rewards high-achieving students and provides opportunities ...

Machine Tool Continues Winning Streak at SkillsUSA

[APRIL 11, 2019 | MENA] The Machine Tool program from the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain claimed yet its fourth victory in a row this week during SkillsUSA competitions held in Hot Springs. Six ...

Spigner to Lead New Baseball Program

[MENA, ARK | April 8, 2019] As excitement continues to grow around the expanding athletic programs at UA Rich Mountain, reaction to a social media post last week by Bucks Athletics elevated the ...

Save AR Students 2019

[MENA, Ark. | March 11, 2019] Chancellor Dr. Phillip Wilson accompanied UA Rich Mountain’s SGA leadership: President Breanna Lewis; Skylar Beck, Public Relations; and member Raychel Woody to the ...

Cross Country Scholar All Americans

[March 14, 2019 | Mena, Ark.] The NJCAA XCountry Coaches Association has named three Bucks XCountry athletes as Scholar All Americans. UA Rich Mountain Chancellor Dr. Phillip Wilson and XCountry Coach ...

Save AR Students 2019

For the first time ever The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas State University, Arkansas Tech University, University of Central Arkansas, Henderson State University, Southern Arkansas ...

Science Fair 2019

[FEB. 15 | MENA, ARK.]  A total of 55 local students participated in UA Rich Mountain’s 4th Annual Science Fair sponsored by the Math and Science Program. Of the 55 participants, there were ...

UA Rich Mountain Announces Fall 2018 Honor Recipients

The University of Arkansas Rich Mountain has announced the students named to the Chancellor's List and Vice Chancellor’s List who were enrolled for the fall 2018 semester. Students ...

UA Rich Mountain Science Club Elects Officers

[JANUARY 22, 2019 | MENA]  The UA Rich Mountain Science Club met for its first meeting of the Spring 2019 semester on Tuesday, January 22. The Club is under the direction of UA Rich Mountain ...

Board of Visitors Receives Update

[MENA, Ark. | January 16, 2019]  The UA Rich Mountain Board of Visitors held its first meeting of 2019 on Wednesday in the Board Room on the Mena Campus. As the first order of business, ...

Byrd to Lead Bucks Soccer

[JANUARY 14 | MENA, Ark.] Experienced, energized, accomplished, and driven only begin to describe UA Rich Mountain’s new Head Soccer Coach Brian ...

UA Rich Mountain Christmas Open House

[MENA, Ark.]  Over 600 guests attended the ‘Jingle and Mingle’ Christmas Open House hosted by UA Rich Mountain last week. The event featured musical performances by area choirs ...

RN Class of 2018 Pinning Ceremony

[MENA, Ark.]  In a tradition that dates back to the mid-1880’s, UA Rich Mountain held its pinning ceremony for the college’s RN Class of 2018 on Thursday, November 29 in the Ouachita ...

60+ Potluck Luncheon

The 60+ Program offered through UA Rich Mountain is hosting a potluck luncheon featuring keynote speaker Dr. James P. Barnett and is open to the community. Barnett is an Acorn alumnae, born in the ...

Job Opportunities

Our Career Pathways professionals are ready to help you with resumes, applications, or interviews. They are located in the Abernathy Building on the Mena Campus or you can call them at 479-394-7622 ...

Massage Therapy Program Approved

[October 19, 2018 – Mena, Ark.]  The Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE) has officially approved a new massage therapy program to begin in January 2019 at UA Rich Mountain, ...

Elizabeth Griffin Hill Author Talk

[MENA, Ark. | October 24, 2018] UA Rich Mountain is pleased to announce its next author talk & book signing will feature Elizabeth Griffin Hill, who is an independent researcher and writer ...

Fall 2018 Child Care Orientation Training

Registration is now open for the Fall 2018 Child Care Orientation Training. The course will be one Saturday session, October 20th from 8 a.m. until 6:30 pm. The course will be provided on the main ...