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HONORARY ORGANIZATIONS PHI THETA KAPPA (P.T.K.) P.T.K. is the nationally-recognized 2 year college Honor Society. The Beta Nu Gamma Chapter at ASUN shares the national mission: “To recognize and encourage the academic achievement of two-year college students and to provide opportunities for individual growth and development through participation in honors, leadership, service and fellowship.” For more information, contact the Dean of Students Office at 870-5127890.

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) The purpose of PBL is to provide opportunities for post-secondary students to develop vocational competencies for business and office occupations and business teacher education. PBL is an integral part of the instructional program and in addition promotes a sense of civic and personal responsibility. The FBLA-PBL Mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. The name of the post-secondary division of Arkansas FBLA-PBL, Inc. is "Phi Beta Lambda" and is referred to as "PBL."

PBL Goals    

Develop competent, aggressive business leadership Strengthen the confidence of students, in themselves and their work Create more interest in and understanding of American business enterprise Encourage members in the development of individual projects which contribute to the improvement of the home, of business and of the community  Develop character, to prepare for useful citizenship, and to foster patriotism  Encourage the practice of efficient money management  Encourage scholarship and to promote school loyalty  Assist students in the establishment of occupational goals  Facilitate the transition from school to work ASUN PBL chapter is on all three of the ASUN campuses with advisors on each campus.

INCLEMENT WEATHER NOTIFICATION ASU-Newport remains open for academic classes and all other services during inclement weather except in extreme circumstances determined solely by the Chancellor of the college. For the latest updates consult the My ASUN portal: ASU-Newport utilizes School Messenger to send emergency notifications, news, alerts and instructions simultaneously to the ASUN community using landline phones, text messaging, e-mail and voice messages. Regional and local news media will also publicize the cancellations and/or delays. Students are encouraged to use good judgment in deciding whether to drive to campus during inclement weather. In those cases where the decision is made not to travel to campus under this policy, it is


ASU-Newport Catalog 2016 - 2017  
ASU-Newport Catalog 2016 - 2017