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BHP Petroleum donates $25,000 to EAST programs in Five Arkansas Counties
BHP Petroleum donates $25,000 to EAST programs in Five Arkansas Counties Posted on Jun 5, 2013 at 9:11 AM

BHP Billiton Petroleum donates $25,000 to five EAST programs in north central Arkansas counties to support local student-driven projects.

EAST Initiative Growth Spurs Fourteen New Programs in Arkansas
EAST Initiative Growth Spurs Fourteen New Programs in Arkansas Posted on May 1, 2013 at 1:12 PM

The EAST Initiative is pleased to announce the recipients of the Arkansas Department of Education’s EAST grant and the Arkansas STEM Works grant for EAST Core programs. These grants are the result of a year-long application and vetting process.

Dozier Named Finalist in Awards Hosted by Arkansas Business
Dozier Named Finalist in Awards Hosted by Arkansas Business Posted on Feb 18, 2013 at 4:48 PM

The CEO/President of the EAST Initiative, Matt Dozier, was named a finalist in the Non-profit CEO of the Year category by Arkansas Business. Winners will be announced at an awards banquet on the evening of February 26.

Winter Issue of EAST Quarterly Magazine is Now Available
Winter Issue of EAST Quarterly Magazine is Now Available Posted on Feb 5, 2013 at 9:52 AM

It's hot off the press! The winter issue of the EAST Initiative's quarterly magazine, EQ, is now available for your review.

EAST at Hot Springs High School Named Semi-Finalist in Samsung Competition
EAST at Hot Springs High School Named Semi-Finalist in Samsung Competition Posted on Feb 4, 2013 at 5:08 PM

EAST at Hot Springs High School designed and built a 3-D printer that they entered into a national contest sponsored by Samsung. These savvy students beat out 1585 teams to capture their slot in the semi-finals.

USMC Recognizes EAST at Vilonia High School Students' Partnership
USMC Recognizes EAST at Vilonia High School Students' Partnership Posted on Jan 9, 2013 at 11:09 AM

EAST at Vilonia received an award from the Marine Corps League for their recent partnership to help local students in need. VHS EAST students pictured with David Skelton, Marine Corp League Commandant and fellow league members.

EAST at Hot Springs High School Featured on KARK News
EAST at Hot Springs High School Featured on KARK News Posted on Nov 29, 2012 at 11:05 PM

Students in EAST at Hot Springs High School are semi-finalists in a national contest sponsored by Samsung. KARK News visited their school to cover the story and the project they submitted in the competition.

EAST Initiative Receives $36,700 Grant from Walmart to Fight Hunger
EAST Initiative Receives $36,700 Grant from Walmart to Fight Hunger Posted on Nov 28, 2012 at 11:50 AM

Walmart recently awarded the EAST Initiative, an education non-profit organization, with a $36,700 grant to fight hunger through science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

EAST Initiative Elects New Board Members
EAST Initiative Elects New Board Members Posted on Nov 16, 2012 at 1:18 PM

Gealt, Rainey Expand Board’s STEM Expertise

Arkansas-Based Non-Profit EAST Initiative Receives National Recognition
Arkansas-Based Non-Profit EAST Initiative Receives National Recognition Posted on Nov 9, 2012 at 8:28 AM

Change the Equation, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, CEO-led coalition that is mobilizing the business community to improve the quality of STEM learning in the United States recently selected the Arkansas-based EAST Initiative for inclusion in its national database of quality STEM educational programs. To date, among the 28 programs nationally that met

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