Community Education
& Events


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February 21, 2019
6:00 pm at the SAU Tech Student Center
VIP Tables: $200 (Seats 8)
Regular Table: $175 (Seats 8)
Individual Tickets: $25
The price of tickets include dinner.

Deadline for VIP & Reserved Tables: Feb. 4, 2019

Deadline for Individual and Regular Table Tickets: Feb. 18, 2019

The 2019 Black History Speaker will be Dr. Rick Rigsby. Dr. Rigsby is a USA Today, Amazon and Wall Street Journal best-selling author. Rigsby became an internet sensation when his speech on hope produced by Goalcast was viewed by over 200 million people worldwide. An internationally recognized motivational speaker, Dr. Rigsby is founder of Rigsby Communications. With engagements spanning the globe, audiences include Fortune 100 to 500 companies, service organizations, educational institutions, and professional sports organizations, including the NFL and PGA. Rick is a former award-winning journalist, college professor and football character coach at Texas A&M University.

Call Rita Givens for more information at 870-574-4495 or email her at Rita Givens

Reserve Your Tickets Now!


Southern Arkansas University Tech’s Community Education Classes and Events allow participants to renew their skills or learn something new. Courses provide a wide range of educational and lifelong learning opportunities taught by experts from the community. Whether you want to learn how to create a floral arrangement or a web page, play guitar or build one, get in shape or help your dog shape up, Community Education courses offer convenient times and locations throughout the community.

If you’re interested in teaching a non-credit Community Education course in a subject that you are an expert in, or have a course in mind that you would like for us to consider offering, send us a proposal!