Following their first visit to the University of Arkansas at Little Rock campus, recruiters from Tyson Foods Inc. hired three College of Business students studying management information systems.
Tyson, with headquarters in Springdale, Ark., is one of the world’s largest processors and marketers of chicken, beef, and pork, the second-largest food production company in the Fortune 500 and a member of the Standard & Poor’s 500 index.
UALR Senior Francesca Salcido of Cabot will join Tyson following graduation this month. Seniors Amy Jo Hall of Louisville, Ky., and Nia Gregory of Collierville, Tenn., have secured positions with the company following their graduation in May.
To have a major company from Northwest Arkansas hire students so far in advance of graduation dates is fortunate, but somewhat unusual, according to Dr. Jane Wayland, Stephen Harrow Smith Dean of the College of Business... Read More