Governor presents UAM with $635K to improve broadband connections in SEARK area

Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe presented the University of Arkansas at Monticello with a large check Thursday morning to be used to improve the broadband Internet connection capabilities in the Southeast Arkansas Area.

The money will be used primarily to improve Internet access for students and faculty at UAM's satellite campuses in Crossett and McGehee as well as for businesses and home in the surrounding areas.

For the full story see Wednesday's edition of the Advance Monticellonian.



<p>Linda Rushing, of UAM's Crossett campus, and Bob Ware, of UAM-McGehee, applaud the efforts of Gov. Mike Beebe during Thursday's check presentation ceremony.</p>

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