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Women’s Business Leadership Conference Set for March 30

JONESBORO – Women in the professional arena and female students will have an opportunity to participate in interactive discussions and workshops as well as exchange ideas at the third annual Women’s Business Leadership Conference hosted by Arkansas State University’s College of Business and the Women’s Business Leadership Center, Thursday, March 30.

A key element to the conference is it is the first conference following the founding of the Women’s Business Leadership Center on the A-State campus and is a celebration of the center’s opening. The center, the only one of its type in the state of Arkansas and the Delta region, officially opened in November. Continue reading “Women’s Business Leadership Conference Set for March 30”

April 8: Annual Arkansas Roots Music Festival

JONESBORO – KASU, the public broadcasting service of Arkansas State University, along with A-State’s Department of English, Philosophy and World Languages and the West End Neighborhood Association will present the Arkansas Roots Music Festival on Saturday, April 8. Continue reading “April 8: Annual Arkansas Roots Music Festival”

Fowler Center to Present Concert by Dailey and Vincent

JONESBORO – Arkansas State University’s Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, will present “An Evening with Dailey and Vincent” as its last performance in the 2016-17 Riceland Distinguished Performance Series on Saturday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m.  The sponsor of the show is KASU, the university public broadcasting service.

Dubbed by CMT as the “Rockstars of Bluegrass,” the duo of Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent has been hailed throughout the music industry as one of the most exciting, reputable and elite bluegrass bands in America, having won numerous awards for their contagious and riveting music. This includes three Grammy Award nominations for the 2014 “Bluegrass Album of the Year”; 14 International Bluegrass Music Awards as three-time “Entertainer of the Year,” three-time “Vocal Group of the Year” and “Album of the Year”; and four Dove Awards with three “Bluegrass Album of the Year” awards and “Bluegrass Song of the Year.” Continue reading “Fowler Center to Present Concert by Dailey and Vincent”