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
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.
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
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.
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