Getting Their Head in the Game
Posted on Jan 21, 2016 at 9:41 AM
Twin brothers Carson and Janson Sanders, seventh graders in the Hellstern Middle School EAST program, have been doing a lot of homework recently in the school of hard knocks.
Video marks anniversary of partnership
Posted on Jan 20, 2016 at 3:55 PM
In January 2015, the EAST Initiative and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub, thanks to support from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and AT&T, launched a unique learning space hosted by the Hub. That space, called the STEAM lab, is now a new center of learning for a broad community of visitors.
Movement offers mentors for STEM
Posted on Jan 14, 2016 at 2:36 PM
EAST students are invited to benefit from a partnership between Walmart and STEMConnector to launch a STEM mentoring program called Million Women Mentors.
Summer Seminar is heading to Harrison
Posted on Jan 6, 2016 at 11:21 AM
The EAST Initiative’s Summer Seminar 2016 will be hosted at the L.E. “Gene” Durand Conference Center on the Center Campus of North Arkansas College in Harrison, Arkansas. Tech Camp, held immediately before Summer Seminar, will be hosted at the same location.
New opportunity at EAST
Posted on Jan 4, 2016 at 11:50 AM
The EAST Initiative is expanding and searching for exceptional individuals to join our passionate and innovative team.
New publications from EAST
Posted on Dec 2, 2015 at 3:28 PM
The Fall 2015 issue of EQ magazine and the 2014-2015 Annual Report are now available online through Issuu.
Posted on Dec 1, 2015 at 8:53 AM
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