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Evans hones leadership, surfing skills in Irish internship

Date Released: 10/6/2015

Nena Evans spent her summer not only developing her outdoor and leadership skills, but also hanging ten at one of the best surfing spots in all of Europe.

U of O Alumni Golf Tournament set for Oct. 9

Date Released: 10/2/2015

The University of the Ozarks Alumni Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, Oct. 9, at the Clarksville Country Club.

Class project leads to eco-friendly change in cafeteria

Date Released: 10/1/2015

A group of students have turned a class project into an environmental-friendly policy change on campus.

Psychology students ready to fight mental illness stigma during awareness week

Date Released: 10/1/2015

The University of the Ozarks' psychology program as well as the student-led Psychology Club will host a series of events on campus in conjunction with the national Mental Illness Awareness Week, October 5-9.

Little Rock artists to present exhibit, lecture

Date Released: 10/1/2015

Accomplished Little Rock artists Aj Smith and Marjorie Williams-Smith will be featured in a series of events at University of the Ozarks throughout the month of October.

New Student Life officials ready to develop and support students

Date Released: 9/25/2015

Three of the newest members of the Student Life Office bring a wealth of knowledge, skills and experience stretching from coast to coast to assist students at University of the Ozarks.

Civil rights advocate Brooks to speak at Ozarks on Oct. 6

Date Released: 9/22/2015

Lecia Brooks of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) will present a talk titled, "The State of Hate and Extremism," on Tuesday, Oct. 6, at University of the Ozarks.

Professors Stone, LeRoy to present at state health, PE convention

Date Released: 9/22/2015

University of the Ozarks Professors Dr. Brett Stone and Dr. Pete LeRoy will make a presentation on career opportunities in the health profession at the annual state convention of the Arkansas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance (ArkAHPERD).

University Theatre opens 96th season with "BUG"

Date Released: 9/22/2015

University of the Ozarks Theatre will open its 96th season with Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Tracy Letts' thriller "BUG" on Oct. 8-10.

New Constitution Day Essay Contest sponsored by Political Science Department

Date Released: 9/17/2015

In honor of the annual anniversary to celebrate the signing of the U.S. Constitution, the political science faculty at University of the Ozarks are sponsoring a new Constitution Day Essay Contest for Ozarks students.

Terry named director of field experiences for education program

Date Released: 9/16/2015

Pam Terry is thrilled to be back at her alma mater.

Theatre students blossom through professional internships

Date Released: 9/15/2015

Three University of the Ozarks junior theatre students traveled east over the summer to gain invaluable experience working as internships at some of the country's top thespian venues.

Professors Edens, Hardman and Harrington to present at Ozarks Symposium

Date Released: 9/14/2015

University of the Ozarks will be well represented with faculty presenters at the ninth annual Ozarks Symposium, scheduled for Sept. 18-19, at Missouri State University at West Plains.

U of O ranked atop South's "Best Value Schools"

Date Released: 9/11/2015

University of the Ozarks has been ranked the No. 1 "Best Value" in the South in the 2016 college rankings by "U.S. News & World Report."

Freed joins education faculty

Date Released: 9/10/2015

Dr. Allison Freed, University of the Ozarks' new assistant professor of education/science education, has a theory on how to prepare students for a career as classroom teachers.

Southern politics scholar to open Walton series on Sept. 16

Date Released: 9/10/2015

The University of the Ozarks will kick off the 2015-16 Walton Arts & Ideas Series with a talk by Dr. Angie Maxwell, a leading scholar in Southern politics.

Enrollment jumps 11 percent for Fall 2015

Date Released: 9/9/2015

The largest new student incoming class in seven years and an unprecedented freshman retention rate have propelled University of the Ozarks to its highest enrollment since 2008.

Management major Castro flourishes in Spain internship

Date Released: 9/2/2015

Debora Castro took Europe by storm during the summer of 2015 and she'll never be the same because of the experience.

Mudrinich’s "Within the Landscape" exhibit scheduled for Stephens Gallery

Date Released: 8/28/2015

Russellville artist David Mudrinich will present his exhibit, "Within the Landscape," at University of the Ozarks' Stephens Gallery throughout September as part of the university's Artist of the Month Series.

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.

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