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2015-16 Walton Arts & Ideas Series explores The Identity of the South

Date Released: 8/24/2015

What makes the South Southern?

University welcomes new employees at opening workshop

Date Released: 8/20/2015

University of the Ozarks held its annual faculty/staff opening workshop on Wednesday, Aug. 19, in the Rogers Conference Center.

Student Support Services program receives $1.3 million federal grant

Date Released: 8/13/2015

University of the Ozarks' Student Support Services (SSS) program has been awarded $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Education over a five-year grant cycle that will enable the program to provide new and existing academic initiatives to students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

University closes admissions for fall semester amid large incoming class

Date Released: 8/12/2015

Bolstered by the largest incoming new student class in 12 years and a retention rate approaching 80 percent, University of the Ozarks officials announced Wednesday that they have closed admission for the Fall 2015 semester.

First Week scheduled for new students Aug. 20-24

Date Released: 8/10/2015

University of the Ozarks will welcome its incoming freshman class on Aug. 20-24 with First Week, a series of events to help new students become oriented to college life at the University.

Campus Perks to hold soft opening on Aug. 12

Date Released: 7/30/2015

University of the Ozarks will present a soft opening of its new campus coffee shop for the Clarksville community on Wednesday, Aug. 12.

Holder recognized at national art exhibit in Washington D.C.

Date Released: 7/20/2015

University of the Ozarks Assistant Professor of Art Dawn Holder was recently honored at the opening reception of "Organic Matters: Women to Watch 2015," at the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) in Washington, D.C. 

England receives hands-on medical experience in Vietnam internship

Date Released: 7/14/2015

Aaron England believes he will always remember the month of June 2015 as one of the most significant experiences of his life.

A goalkeeper with a mind for data analytics

Date Released: 6/30/2015

Spending the summer developing training modules and dashboards for a new business intelligence tool may not sound like an ideal summer break for most people, but for Austin Benner it's perfect.

Ozarks names Lebois as director of international programs

Date Released: 6/15/2015

Florence "Flo" Lebois has been named the new director of international programs at University of the Ozarks.

Armadillos provide research subject for future veterinarian

Date Released: 6/12/2015

Before coming to University of the Ozarks, Sheridan Barajas knew very little about the academic research process. She knew even less about armadillos.

Alumnus Smith to lead University's public safety department

Date Released: 6/11/2015

Cyrus Smith, a 2006 graduate of University of the Ozarks, has been named the University's new director of public safety.

Todd Turner Caps Spectacular Career With First Team Academic All-America® Honors

Date Released: 6/9/2015

University of the Ozarks senior tennis player Todd Turner capped a spectacular four-year career by earning Capital One Academic All-America® Men's At-Large First Team honors, the College of Sports Information Directors of America released Tuesday.

Academic honor lists for Spring 2015 announced

Date Released: 5/29/2015

University of the Ozarks has announced its academic honor lists for the 2015 Spring Semester.

University Theatre students land prestigious internships

Date Released: 5/29/2015

University of the Ozarks theatre students are dispersing across the country this summer to take part in internships that promise to offer valuable experiences and networking opportunities.

Grand prize propels filmmakers Cambronero, Osorio

Date Released: 5/28/2015

What started as a joking, late-night conversation has evolved into a competition-winning project for a pair of University of the Ozarks radio/television/video (RTV) and strategic communication majors.

Art professors Harrington, Holder earn distinctions

Date Released: 5/20/2015

University of the Ozarks art professors Tammy Harrington and Dawn Holder have each achieved distinction in recent months on both the state and national levels.

Alumni Board adds seven new directors

Date Released: 5/15/2015

Seven new members have been elected to the University of the Ozarks' Alumni Association Board of Directors.

Beard's artwork posthumously selected for exhibition

Date Released: 5/11/2015

A drawing by the late Theodore "Ted" Beard IV has been selected to appear in an art exhibition at the Batesville (Ark.) Area Arts Council.

Injury leads to career path for Andrews

Date Released: 5/7/2015

A serious injury on the basketball court led to a career epiphany for Jordana Andrews.

Valenzuela named 2015 Hurie Award recipient during Awards Ceremony

Date Released: 5/7/2015

Fernando Valenzuela, a marketing, management and music major from Panama City, Panama, was named the 2015 Hurie Award winner at the annual University of the Ozarks Student Awards Ceremony, held May 6.

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