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Twenty U of O students named to Who's Who list

Date Released: 4/23/2014

Twenty University of the Ozarks students have been recognized by Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and College for 2014.

Riddle named 2014 Hurie Award winner

Date Released: 4/23/2014

Tom Riddle, a senior mathematics major from Magazine, Ark., was named the 2014 recipient of the University of the Ozarks' prestigious Hurie Award during the 57th annual Awards Ceremony, held April 22 in the Rogers Conference Center.

Chamber Singers to perform Spring Concert on April 24

Date Released: 4/22/2014

The University of the Ozarks Chamber Singers will present their 2014 Spring Concert at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 24, in Raymond Munger Chapel.

Enactus team takes top award at ARCH

Date Released: 4/21/2014

A presentation by the student business organization Enactus took top honors in University of the Ozarks' second annual Advanced Research and Creative Highlights (ARCH) Symposium, held on campus last week.

Student-teacher Seiler reaches third-graders with Dr. Seuss

Date Released: 4/21/2014

"I like nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living; it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities." -Dr. Seuss

Dr. Hilton named recipient of prestigious business education award

Date Released: 4/21/2014

Dr. Robert Hilton, chair of the Division of Business, Communication and Government, at University of the Ozarks was presented with the prestigious John L. Green Award for Excellence in Business Education at the annual International Assembly of Collegiate Business Education's (IACBE) Conference in San Diego on April 8-11.

Tree Planting kicks off Earth Week 2014

Date Released: 4/21/2014

Its soft green and red leaves fluttered slightly as the man lifted the small sapling from its container. This little tree, he told the onlookers, would be named the Elissa Heil Nutall Oak, in honor of Dr. Elissa Heil, Professor of English and Spanish, and Associate Academic Dean at Ozarks.

U of O Commencement scheduled for May 17

Date Released: 4/17/2014

University of the Ozarks will confer bachelor degrees to 92 graduating seniors during its 2014 Spring Commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 17, on the campus mall.

Kappa Delta Pi inducts 10 new members

Date Released: 4/17/2014

The University of the Ozarks chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), the international honor society for teacher education, inducted 10 new members during a special ceremony in the Pat Walker Teacher Education Program on April 16.

Ozarks' PBL team captures top honor at state competition

Date Released: 4/16/2014

Members of the University of the Ozarks' Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) team took home nine first-place, five second-place and seven third-place finishes to capture the overall Sweepstakes title in the 2014 Arkansas FBLA-PBL State Leadership Conference, held in Little Rock on April 11-12.

University of the Ozarks installs Dunsworth as 25th President

Date Released: 4/11/2014

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. --- Richard L. Dunsworth, J.D., was formally installed as the 25th president of University of the Ozarks during a special Inauguration Ceremony on Friday, April 11, 2014.

Class presenting Positive Psychology Week April 14-18

Date Released: 4/10/2014

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

U of O Enactus team shines at national competition

Date Released: 4/10/2014

The University of the Ozarks' Enactus team advanced to the quarterfinals last week in the 2014 Enactus United States National Exposition in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Baptist Collegiate Ministries group takes part in Spring Break mission trip

Date Released: 4/7/2014

Over Spring Break, members from the University of the Ozarks' Baptist Collegiate Ministries (BCM) teamed up with students from other area universities to participate in Mission Arlington, a non-profit mission organization dedicated to community service in Arlington, Texas.

Tri-Beta chapter honors seniors, inducts new members

Date Released: 4/4/2014

The University of the Ozarks' Nu Eta chapter of Beta Beta Beta, the National Biological Honor Society, honored its seniors and inducted new members during a ceremony held on campus on April 3.

Hilgendorf's communication capstone project includes organizing 5K race

Date Released: 4/4/2014

As part of the senior capstone project for his strategic communication major, Max Hilgendorf has organized a new 5K race and 1-mile fun run for the Clarksville area on Saturday, April 19.

Native American trio to perform at Ozarks on April 9

Date Released: 4/4/2014

University of the Ozarks will present one of the world's premier Native American musical groups, the R. Carlos Nikai trio, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 9, in the Rowntree Hall, located in the Walton Fine Arts Center.

Sophomore Phillips self-publishes Christian living book for young adults

Date Released: 4/2/2014

Rebecca Phillips, a sophomore at University of the Ozarks, recently released her first self-published book geared toward helping young Christian adults navigate difficult decisions and deal with their inevitable mistakes.

Freshman Estrada gains valuable TV journalism experience over Spring Break

Date Released: 4/2/2014

David Estrada, a freshman radio/television/video major from Costa Rica, will never forget this year's Spring Break.

Alumnus, Climate Reality director Molina to speak at Ozarks on April 10

Date Released: 4/1/2014

Mario Molina, a 1998 University of the Ozarks graduate and a program director for the Climate Reality Project, will speak at the U of O on Thursday, April 10, as part of the University's Walton Arts & Ideas Series.

DeVoss secures spot in physical therapy doctoral program

Date Released: 3/25/2014

Cole DeVoss, a senior at University of the Ozarks, recently learned that he has been accepted into the doctor of physical therapy program at Trine University in Fort Wayne, Ind.

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