Alumni News

Alumni Profile: Larry Jefferson, Class of 1988

Larry Jefferson, also known as "Santa Larry," has been portraying Santa Claus for 20 years across the U.S. He graduated from Henderson in 1988 with a degree in sociology. Jefferson is also a retired U.S. Army captain.

Henderson to honor five at awards banquet

Distinguished Alumni awards will be presented Feb. 15 to Eugene “Gene” Simonson, Don Ruggles, and Kinney Black. Ralph Edward “RJ” Taylor II will receive the “H” Award, and the Young Alumni Award will be presented to Dallas Hardison.

Alumni Profile: Amber Taggard, Class of 2002

Amber Taggard is a professional organizer and owner of The Organizer Chicks, serving northwest Arkansas and the Kansas City metro area. Her company helps people who feel like they aren't getting the "best bang for their buck out of their spaces."

Henderson surpasses fundraising goal

The university had set a 2019 goal of $2.2 million and received $2,278,580. Also, the number of alumni donors reached an all-time high.