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Cantu takes top prize in Earth Day Essay contest

Date Released: 5/3/2016

Janae Cantu's essay "Parks vs. Reserves: The Implications of a Name," took top honors in the University of the Ozarks' fourth annual Earth Day Essay Contest, announced last week.

Valencia elected SGA president for 2016-17

Date Released: 5/3/2016

Daniel Valencia, a senior-to-be from El Salvador, has been elected by the University of the Ozarks student body to serve as president of the Student Government Association (SGA) for the 2016-17 academic year.

Wellborn's Senior Exhibit depicts life with ADHD

Date Released: 5/2/2016

University of the Ozarks art major Matt Wellborn will present his Senior Exhibit, "A. Deviant. Has. Disorders," from May 7-11 in the Stephens Gallery.

Hutto finds harmony in mathematics and history

Date Released: 5/2/2016

University of the Ozarks student Samantha Hutto has found an illuminating harmony in the unlikely double majors of history and mathematics.

Evans, Valencia, Paz take top honors at ARCH Symposium

Date Released: 4/29/2016

Nena Evans, Daniel Valencia and Amanda Paz took home top honors during the University of the Ozarks' fourth annual ARCH (Advanced Research and Creative Highlights) Symposium, held this week on campus.

Academic Awards Program set for May 4

Date Released: 4/26/2016

University of the Ozarks will present its most prestigious student honors during the 2016 Academic Awards Program, scheduled for Wednesday, May 4.

KDP holds induction ceremony for education majors

Date Released: 4/26/2016

The University of the Ozarks chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), the international honor society for teacher education, inducted several new members during a special ceremony in the Pat Walker Teacher Education Program on Tuesday, April 26.

University honors faculty, staff at 2016 Trustees Awards Banquet

Date Released: 4/25/2016

The University of the Ozarks Board of Trustees presented its annual faculty and staff awards during the 2016 Trustees Awards Banquet, held April 22 in the Rogers Conference Center.

University Theatre to present "Oleanna" April 28-30

Date Released: 4/21/2016

The University of the Ozarks Theatre will present three performances of David Mamet's powerful two-character drama "Oleanna," on April 28, 29 and 30.

Spring Commencement scheduled for May 14

Date Released: 4/20/2016

University of the Ozarks will award bachelor degrees to approximately 90 graduating seniors during its 2016 Spring Commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 14, on the campus mall.

ARCH 2016 sees record number of projects

Date Released: 4/19/2016

A record of more than 50 student projects will be on display during the University of the Ozarks' fourth annual Advanced Research and Creative Highlights (ARCH) Symposium, scheduled for Monday, April 25.

"Living in two worlds" the inspiration behind Castorena's Senior Art Exhibit

Date Released: 4/18/2016

Born in Mexico and raised in the United States as an undocumented woman is the inspiration behind the Senior Art Exhibit of Guadalupe "Carmen" Castorena.

University of the Ozarks reveals new logo, athletic identity

Date Released: 4/15/2016

University of the Ozarks officials unveiled a new logo at a ceremony during Alumni Weekend 2016 on Friday, April 15, in the Robson Library. The new identity is part of an ongoing rebranding effort by the university and will be implemented across campus and the community over the course of the next three months.

Student Art Exhibit 2016 on display through April 19

Date Released: 4/13/2016

Students in the University of the Ozarks' art program will present their annual Student Art Exhibit through April 19 in the Stephens Gallery.

U of O presents Day of Giving on April 14

Date Released: 4/11/2016

University of the Ozarks will present its first-ever Day of Giving on Thursday, April 14.

Class to present Positive Psychology Week April 11-15

Date Released: 4/8/2016

University of the Ozarks Associate Professor of Psychology Karen Jones' positive psychology class is hosting a week's worth of activities geared toward boosting positive feelings and well-being across campus.

Rededication ceremony, brand rollout highlight U of O Alumni Weekend 2016

Date Released: 4/8/2016

The annual University of the Ozarks Alumni Weekend, set for April 14-16, will feature a wide-range of new events for 2016, including a rededication ceremony for Munger-Wilson Chapel, a new brand rollout for the university, and a concert on the campus mall.

PBL team fares well in state competition

Date Released: 4/6/2016

The University of the Ozarks' Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) team captured several of the top honors at the 2016 PBL State Leadership Conference, held April 1-2 in Little Rock.

Valencia takes top honors at Recycled Fashion Show

Date Released: 4/6/2016

University of the Ozarks junior Daniel Valencia took home first-place honors Tuesday evening for his wedding dress design at the fifth annual Recycled Fashion Show, held in the Rogers Conference Center.

Johnston nabs prestigious Arkansas broadcasting scholarship

Date Released: 4/4/2016

Christian Johnston's dream of a career in sports broadcasting received a significant boost this week when he learned he had been chosen to receive the prestigious Jim Elder Good Sport Scholarship.

University Theatre to present dark comedy "Murderers" April 14-16

Date Released: 3/28/2016

The award-winning University of the Ozarks Theatre will present three performances of intriguing characters and surprising twists as they perform Jeffrey Hatcher's comic thriller "Murderers," on April 14, 15 and 16.

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