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New professor ready to share passion for political science

Date Released: 10/1/2014

Growing up in Washington, D.C., it was probably inevitable that Dr. Mark Scully would develop an interest in politics. That interest has evolved into a passion.

Dr. Casey elected to lead state business organization

Date Released: 9/29/2014

Dr. Rickey Casey, professor of management and business, has been selected as the incoming president of the Arkansas College Teachers of Economics and Business (ACTEB). Casey will begin his one-year term on Oct. 1.

Rev. Blackburn to serve as visiting pastor

Date Released: 9/29/2014

The Rev. Phillip Blackburn of First Presbyterian Church in Fort Smith, Ark., will visit University of the Ozarks during the week of Oct. 20 as part of the University's Pastoral Study Leave Program.

Arkansas potter to present lecture, showcase exhibit

Date Released: 9/29/2014

Arkansas potter Stephen Driver will present his exhibit "Animals Stories/Tales of Extinction: Ceramic Effigy Vessels," throughout the month of October as part of the University of the Ozarks' Artist of the Month Series.

Genetics students assist Lamar seventh-graders with science lab

Date Released: 9/25/2014

University of the Ozarks sophomore Bethany Watts is more than happy to share her love of science, especially with young people.

Project Poet to begin ninth season Sept. 30

Date Released: 9/25/2014

Tuesday nights are about to get a lot more exciting around the University of the Ozarks campus!

KUOZ 6 students adapt to new cameras at boot camp

Date Released: 9/24/2014

While most University of the Ozarks students were kicking off their three-day Labor Day holiday, an intrepid few were flexing their technological muscles in a KUOZ TV-6 Boot Camp. Their mission: Learn how to procure, operate, store, and maintain the new, state-of-the-art JVC camera equipment provided by the generous endowment established to support Walker Hall by the Willard and Pat Walker Charitable Foundation.

Becker using art and business to pursue career goal

Date Released: 9/18/2014

Around the University of the Ozarks campus, Chelsey Becker is known to many as the "Zumba Lady," but there's much more to the senior from Claremore, Okla.

Ozarks announces largest enrollment since 2011

Date Released: 9/16/2014

University of the Ozarks' 2014 Fall Semester enrollment is its largest in three years and marks the second consecutive year of rising numbers.

Alumni Golf Tournament set for Sept. 26

Date Released: 9/11/2014

The annual University of the Ozarks Alumni Golf Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 26, at the Clarksville Country Club.

Rodgers presents paper at national psychology conference

Date Released: 9/11/2014

Positive psychology has already taken Clayton Rodgers to California, and he expects it take him much further in the future.

University Theatre to present "Always…Patsy Cline" Sept. 25-27

Date Released: 9/10/2014

University of the Ozarks Theatre will kick off the 2014-2015 with the musical "Always…Patsy Cline," with performances on Sept. 25, 26 and 27.

Ozarks ranked No. 4 in South by U.S. News

Date Released: 9/10/2014

University of the Ozarks has been ranked the fourth best college in the South in the latest college rankings by "U.S. News & World Report."

Theatre majors benefit from summer internships

Date Released: 9/9/2014

From the Great Smoky Mountains in North Carolina to the high plains of New Mexico, University of the Ozarks theatre students hit the road this summer to take part in several internships that led to increased knowledge, improved skills and greater confidence.

Frost's article on transitioning published in education magazine

Date Released: 9/5/2014

An article written by Jones Learning Center Director Julia Frost on helping students with learning disabilities transition from high school has been published by a leading education magazine.

Art Professor Harrington serves as juror for exhibit

Date Released: 9/4/2014

University of the Ozarks Professor of Art Tammy Harrington recently served as a juror at the 37th Annual Adult Competition at the Center for Art & Education in Van Buren, Ark.

Champion for Afghan women to speak at Ozarks on Sept. 17

Date Released: 9/3/2014

Faheema Eissar, a native of Afghanistan and a leading advocate for the education and empowerment of women from that country, will speak at University of the Ozarks on Wednesday, Sept. 17, as part of the University's 2014-15 Walton Arts & Ideas Series.

Smith gains valuable lessons at NY summer sports camp

Date Released: 9/3/2014

Alex Smith learned a little bit about baseball this summer, but he learned even more about himself.

Martin '14 finds calling in campus ministry

Date Released: 9/2/2014

Tyler Martin came to University of the Ozarks to play basketball and pursue a physical education degree. He left with a passion for God and a calling to serve Him through college ministry.

Conservation, sustainable agriculture drive Evans

Date Released: 8/27/2014

The rest of the state of Arkansas is quickly learning what the Ozarks community has known for some time: Nena Evans is passionate about conservation and the environment.

Alpha & Omega members touch lives during Guatemalan mission trip

Date Released: 8/27/2014

Fernando Valenzuela has been on numerous mission trips in his young life, but nothing impacted him like the one he participated in with the student organization Alpha & Omega this summer in Guatemala.

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