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President Dunsworth appointed to NCAA committee

Date Released: 10/28/2014

University of the Ozarks President Richard Dunsworth, J.D., has been selected to serve as a member of the NCAA Division III Financial Aid Committee, effective immediately.

Jonesboro artist to present November exhibit

Date Released: 10/27/2014

John Harlan Norris, an art professor at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, will present his artwork exhibit at University of the Ozarks throughout most of November as part of the University's Artist of the Month Series.

Concert by operatic soprano scheduled for Nov. 11

Date Released: 10/27/2014

Classically trained operatic soprano Christine Westhoff will perform a concert at University of the Ozarks on Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Ozarks to host state theatre festival Nov. 6-8

Date Released: 10/27/2014

University of the Ozarks will be the host site for the 2014 Arkansas Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF).

Jones named U of O Business Leader of the Year

Date Released: 10/22/2014

Johnson County native Rebecca "Becky" Jones, who has spent more than 30 years in senior management positions for numerous retail companies, was named the University of the Ozarks' 2014 Business Leader of the Year by the University's Division of Business, Communication and Government.

RTV students, faculty attend Hot Springs film festival

Date Released: 10/22/2014

Several students and faculty members from University of the Ozarks' RTV program attended the 23rd annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival this past weekend.

Northwest Arkansas A/V festival to have strong U of O presence

Date Released: 10/16/2014

One of the largest audio/video festivals in the region will have a strong University of the Ozarks flavor when it gets under way next week in Northwest Arkansas.

Meal, lecture on Oct. 28 to focus on food and feasts of Jesus

Date Released: 10/15/2014

The Rev. Douglas E. Neel, a Biblical historian and author, will present a lecture and buffet dinner connected to his 2013 book, "The Food and Feasts of Jesus," at University of the Ozarks on Tuesday, Oct. 28.

JLC to host Dallas reception at dyslexia association meeting

Date Released: 10/14/2014

Administrators from University of the Ozarks and the Jones Learning Center will present a reception preceding a meeting by the Dallas, Texas, branch of the International Dyslexia Association, scheduled for Monday, Oct. 20, at the Dallas Academy.

Three selected to University's Board of Trustees

Date Released: 10/14/2014

Three new first-time members have been elected to the University of the Ozarks' Board of Trustees.

Renowned religion author Carroll to speak Oct. 22

Date Released: 10/13/2014

New York Times bestselling and renowned Catholic author and columnist James Carroll will present a lecture at University of the Ozarks on Wednesday, Oct. 22, as part of the University's 2013-14 Walton Arts & Ideas Series.

All Hallows Eve Concert, Haunted Housing set for Oct. 27, 28

Date Released: 10/13/2014

University of the Ozarks will present a pair of on-campus Halloween events for the local community during the last week of October.

University Theatre to present "Rabbit Hole" Oct. 23-25

Date Released: 10/10/2014

University of the Ozarks Theatre will present David Lindsay-Abaire's Pulitzer Prize winning play "Rabbit Hole" on Oct. 23, 24 and 25 in the Walton Fine Arts Center's Seay Theatre.

Bass '07 finds niche as sport management professor

Date Released: 10/9/2014

A communications degree from University of the Ozarks seven years ago has taken Dr. Jordan Bass on an atypical, yet fulfilling, journey.

Rushing wins Project Poet's second round

Date Released: 10/8/2014

Amanda Rushing's poem about Dora the Explorer and racism took top honors in the second round of Project Poet, held Tuesday night in front of an audience of more than 160 students, faculty and staff in the MacLean Hall formal lounge.

Noted Ozarks historian and author to visit campus Oct. 14

Date Released: 10/6/2014

Author and historian Dr. Brooks Blevins, considered one of the country's leading authorities on the Ozark Mountains region, will speak at University of the Ozarks on Tuesday, Oct. 14, as part of the University's 2014-15 Walton Arts & Ideas Series.

Natural curiosity leads Dr. Khatiwada to chemistry

Date Released: 10/6/2014

Dr. Bal Khatiwada's love of chemistry emanates from a zealous curiosity.

Spain internship inspires Calderon

Date Released: 10/3/2014

Laura Calderon looked long and hard to find a summer internship that matched her somewhat odd double major of chemistry and business management, but she finally found the perfect position in the perfect locale.

Binns takes top honors in Project Poet season premiere

Date Released: 10/2/2014

Samuel Binns, a sophomore English major from Hot Springs, Ark., took top honors at the opening night of the ninth annual Project Poet, held Tuesday in the formal lounge of MacLean Residence Hall.

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.

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