Acxiom Gives $150,000 For Teachers In UCA's College of Business

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Acxiom Corporation announced with the University of Central Arkansas College of Business Tuesday a pledge of $150,000 from the company to supplement teacher salaries.

Five faculty members in the Department of Management Information Systems will receive up to $37,500 per year for four years with the gift.

The five teachers work closely with Acxiom to provide camps for students, to update the program’s curriculum and on joint research projects, said Dr. Mike Casey, interim dean of the college.

The professors are: Dr. Ron McGaughey, Dr. Summer Bartczak, Dr. Ken Griffin, Dr. Jim Downey and Dr. Kaye McKinzie.

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