In partnership with the Arkansas Women’s Business Center, Arkansas State University-Newport will offer a “Start-Up Basics” workshop Tuesday, Oct. 1 on all three of the two-year college’s campus locations.

The workshop is designed for anyone considering opening a new business or for those with a business in its first year of operation.  The workshop will present information on different business models and help prospective owners start a business plan and select the best business structure for their idea.

The workshop will run from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and the fee is $20.  Classes will be held in Walton Hall Room 118 on ASUN’s Newport campus at 7648 Victory Blvd. in Newport, in Room 213 of ASUN’s Jonesboro campus at 5504 Krueger Drive in Jonesboro, and in the CVN Lab located in the main building of ASUN’s Marked Tree Campus, located at 33500 Hwy. 63 in Marked Tree.

To reserve your space in the class, contact Jennifer Ballard at 870-512-7861 or by email at