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ASU-Newport staff with legitimate need for access to information. Federal, state, and local officials as specified by law. Research and accreditation representatives.

ASU-Newport intends to comply fully with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 which was designed to protect the privacy of educational records to establish the right of students to inspect and review their educational records, and to provide guidelines for the correction of inaccurate or misleading data through informal and formal hearings. Students have the right to file complaints with the FERPA office concerning alleged failures by the institution to comply with the Act. A copy of the full text of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 is available in the Admissions office along with information about types of student records maintained at ASU-Newport, the procedure for gaining access to records, and the procedure for challenging the contents of those records.

SPECIAL INTEREST STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS BIOLOGY CLUB The Biology Club sponsors science-related activities on and off campus, including Earth Day Celebration, Arkansas Department of Transportation Adopt-A-Highway Program, and campus Tree Planting Ceremonies. Participation is open to any interested students. Contact the Biology Department for further information.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION MAJORS CLUB Physical Education Majors Club (PEM Club) mission is to broaden students’ interest in health, physical education, recreation, and dance and advance the standards of a physical education profession.

STUDENT PRACTICAL NURSING ASSOCIATION The Student Nurses' Association's philosophy is to promote the educational needs of a Licensed Practical Nurse as an important member of the health care team and concerned with health care standards for all people.

STUDENT SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST ORGANIZATION SSTO Mission Statement. We the members of the Student Surgical Technologist Organization of Arkansas State University-Newport-Marked Tree, are dedicated to the service and betterment of the college, its surrounding community, and the career of Surgical Technologist. We will realize this mission by fostering and exhibiting university spirit, respect, responsibility, and honoring the accepted practices of the career of Surgical Technologist.

STUDENT VETERANS ORGANIZATION The ASUN Student Veterans Organization provides student veterans and their dependents opportunities for social support, networking, and leadership development. It supports the educational mission of the college and promotes community service.


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