Dr. Kwasi Boateng and Dr. Dale Zacher have each received tenure and promotion to associate professor, beginning in the next school year. Mr. David Weekley was promoted to senior instructor.
Dr. Boateng teaches Web design and graduate classes, oversees SMCâ€™s online â€śThe Rock Reporter,â€ť and coordinates assessment activities, among other responsibilities. He came to UALR in Fall 2006.
Dr. Zacher joined UALR in January, 2007. He teaches electronic media skills classes and is coordinator of the journalism graduate program, which serves about 20 graduate students.
Mr. Weekley teaches production and design classes and supervises mission-critical video production work related to the UALR Trojans and other organizations.