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2024 Speakers

Upcoming speakers include former NASA astronaut Jerry Linenger, social critic Cornel West and legal scholar Robert George

Adm. William McRaven

Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted Adm. William McRaven Jan. 11 in collaboration with Harding University

Student Spotlight: Ella Duryea

Our first 2024 Student Spotlight is Ella Duryea, Harding’s 2023-2024 Student Government Association President. Ella is a senior communication...

Harding recognizes 2023 fall candidates for graduation during Dec. 16 commencement

University honors 408 students representing 32 U.S. states and nine countries

Harding University team heads to first-ever NCAA Division II national football championship

First Division II school in Arkansas to advance to this stage

Harding University welcomes Dr. Amy Emerson as newest Board of Trustees member

Harding University has announced the appointment of esteemed pediatrician Dr. Amy Emerson to its Board of Trustees.

Panama Canal executive Ilya R. Espino de Marotta

Espino de Marotta started with the Panama Canal Authority in 1985 and made history when she was named the organization's first female...

Jonathan Skrmetti

The Harding University American Studies Institute welcomed Tennessee Attorney General and Reporter Jonathan Skrmetti as part of its distinguished...

Harding University graduate certificate gains international accreditation

Harding University’s Executive and Workplace Coaching Graduate Certificate has been approved for accreditation by the International...

Harding University to host 2023 Special Olympics Summer Games

Harding University will host the 2023 Special Olympics Arkansas Summer Games on May 19 and 20. More than 1,400 athletes and coaches are anticipated...

Harding University to recognize graduates during spring commencement May 6

Harding University’s spring commencement ceremonies will be held Saturday, May 6, celebrating the accomplishments of more than 700 students.

Heber Springs, Searcy theatres to premiere documentary produced by University faculty and students

Theatres in Heber Springs, Arkansas, and Searcy, Arkansas, will be premiering a special feature documentary film featuring the Jon Raney Recording...

Dr. David Burks transitions to serve as president emeritus

Dr. David B. Burks will resign as chancellor effective May 31, after 56 years at Harding, including 27 and one-half years as the University’s...

Harding University introduces new Professional Pathway tailored to cardiac professionals for its Master of Science in Cardiac Function and Interventional Technology

Harding University has announced it will offer a new degree format for its Master of Science in cardiac function and interventional technology...

Spring Sing participants award nearly $7K to local charities

This weekend, students, faculty and production crew members came together to perform Spring Sing 2023: “Stand Out.”

On a Wing and a Prayer

When considering who might star in the movie of his life, Doug White (’77) said his second choice would have been Dennis Quaid.

Harding University Spring Sing presents “Stand Out” April 6-8

Students, alumni, families, friends and guests of Harding University are invited April 6-8 for the 49th annual Spring Sing.

Harding University partners with first responders during annual disaster drill

Harding University conducted its annual community-wide disaster drill Wednesday, March 29, at the University’s South Center for Health...

Harding University hires Weston Jameson as new head men's basketball coach

“The spirited selection of Coach Jameson is another progressive move in the trajectory of Harding athletics,” Harding president Dr.

Harding University hosts economist Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley at distinguished lecture series

The Harding University American Studies Institute will host George and Sally Mayer Fellow for Economic Education and vice president of academic...

Jeff Morgan retires as head men’s basketball coach for University, continues on as athletic director

Harding University’s Jeff Morgan will retire as head men’s basketball coach at the end of the 2022-23 season but will continue serving...

Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre wins awards for "The Play that Goes Wrong"

In August 2022, the Searcy Summer Dinner Theatre premiered “The Play That Goes Wrong.”

Harding University hosts PovertyCure founder Michael Matheson Miller at distinguished lecture series

Miller is a senior research fellow at the Acton Institute and director and producer of the award-winning documentary “Poverty, Inc.,”

Trustee member Lindy Ingram remembered for her service to the University

Lindy Ingram (’84), 60, died Dec. 31, 2022.

Harding University recognizes graduates during fall commencement ceremony

Harding University will honor more than 400 candidates for graduation during its fall commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, in the...