Volume 3 Issue # 5
Monday, October 23, 2000

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Behavioral Science Program Set

   The Psychology Department will sponsor four formal sessions in a program entitled “Behavioral Science and the Violent Offender” in November.
    The first topic — Thursday, Nov. 2 — covers the rural justice system and crime scene investigation and is presented by Dr. Cheryl May of the National Rural Law Enforcement Agency. The second topic, criminal profiling, will be presented on Friday, Nov. 3, by FBI Special Agent Carl Malloy of the Little Rock Division Profile Coordinator. The last two sessions will be on Thursday and Friday, November 9 and 10. The topic of insanity evaluations, testimony and treatment, will be conducted by Dr. Charles Mallory from the Forensic Services Unit in the Arkansas State Hospital and the risk assessment for release of violent offenders will be presented by Dan Roberts, Mike Thomas, and Jeff Tillman of the Arkansas Department of Corrections and Department of Community Punishment.
    Each formal session is scheduled from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Boreham Auditorium. Informal sessions will occur in the mornings and specific classrooms will be announced in the future. Convocation credits are available for each session. Although the sessions are free, preregistration is required. For more information, contact Marlon Bonilla, Lisa Childers or
Dr. Tom Stephenson.

Say “CHEESE!!!”

   It is time to strike a pose and smile for the camera because pictures will soon be taken for the yearbook.
    Yearbook photos are scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 8 a.m. to .Noon, in the Purple and Gold Room in the lower level of the Seay Student Center.
    Put on your best attire or just come as yourself, but get your picture taken! We hope to see everyone there!

Tailgate Party

   The University of the Ozarks Alumni Association will host a soccer tailgate party for all U of O alumni, students, faculty and staff from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 24, at Hurie Field.
    The event is free. It will be held in conjunction with the U of O men’s soccer match against Rhema Bible College, which begins at 3 p.m. The Alumni Association will provide hot dogs and refreshments.

Carving Contest and Movie Night

   Halloween is coming soon and the fun is about to begin! The fourth annual Pumpkin Carving Party and Scary Movie Night will be held at the President’s Home on Tuesday, October 24.
    The carving contest begins at 5:30 p.m. and the movie begins at 6:45 p.m. So, grab your roommate and friends and join the president in a scary night of creativity and fun. You don’t want to be left alone in the dark!

Flag Football Playoffs Set
   Six teams have advanced to the intramural flag football playoffs, which will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 24.
    In first-round games, Lucky Charms will meet The Old Men and Young Women at 7 p.m., followed by Team Henderson vs. The Zarks at 8 p.m. Two teams — T-Shirt Warriors and Team Gibbs — earned first-round byes and will play in the semifinals on Oct. 30. The title game is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 1.
    Signups for intramural bowling run through Oct. 30, with the season beginning Nov. 2. Each team must have five bowlers, including at least one woman.

Senate Candidate at U of O
   State Senate Democratic candidate John Whiteside of Russellville will be on the University of the Ozarks campus at 6:00 p.m., Monday, October 23, to promote awareness of political issues among college students and citizens of Johnson County.
    Whiteside is running for the District 12 State Senate seat against Republican Sharon Trusty. Whiteside will present his political views and answer questions from the audience. The event is sponsored by the U of O Forensics and Speech Club and is free and open to the public.

Fall Break Special
   Founders Bookstore Manager Kay Merritt reports that Fall Break Specials are currently going on in the campus bookstore.
    Among the specials are 35 percent off select group of sweatshirts, shorts, and T-shirts and all computer books marked down to $4.99. Get ready for Halloween by choosing from their selection of Halloween candy bags, balloons, and other gift items. This includes free delivery on campus! Need to make a call? You can receive a FREE 10 minute phone card by purchasing a box of stationery. Store hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WA-Press
    WA-Press will be featuring its “Anything Goes” night on Thursday, Nov. 2, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Student Center.
    Join in the good times of college! Come out and participate or just stay for the atmosphere! All are welcome

Scholarship Opportunities
    The Alumni Association has several scholarships available to returning Ozarks students for the 2001-2002 academic year.
    Interested students must be individuals exemplifying good moral character with a 3.0 grade point average or higher. The completed application form must be submitted with two letters of recommendation (one from an Ozarks faculty member) and received in the Alumni Office before January 29, 2001.
    Applications are available in the Alumni Office, located in the Mabee Administration Building.

Experience The Bizarre!
   OCHOS will be featuring the Brian Brushwood Magic Show on Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 8:00 p.m in the Seay Student center.
    Not your ordinary magic show, this one features magic, comedy, escapes, dangerous stunts, mind reading, and much, much more! Come watch and be amazed at some of the bizarre feats, like fire eating! For more information, visit www.shwood.com




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