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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.

New men's wrestling program slowly taking shape

Date Released: 8/26/2014

It's early August on the University of the Ozarks campus and first-year men's wrestling coach Jason Zastrow's small, freshly-painted office in Mabee Gymnasium is lined with stacks of opened and unopened boxes of all shapes and sizes. The boxes contain the essential items and equipment for a wrestling program --- singlets, warmup jackets, head gear and mat tape. As Zastrow talks with a visitor, a delivery driver knocks on his office door with the latest treasure: an 18-wheeler full of wall mats.

O'Connor: International business internship "amazing experience"

Date Released: 8/26/2014

University of the Ozarks senior Jose O'Connor believes his summer 2014 internship with an elite global company will serve as a springboard to a successful career in international business.

Slater, Evans named top conservationists by Arkansas Wildlife Federation

Date Released: 8/25/2014

University of the Ozarks' Lynne Slater and Nena Evans took home two of the top honors Saturday at the Arkansas Wildlife Federation's Annual Conservation Awards Banquet, held in Bryant, Ark.

Rackley to present exhibit of hand-painted photography

Date Released: 8/21/2014

Artist and photographer David Rackley will present his mixed-media exhibit "Frame of Reference" at University of the Ozarks throughout September as part of the University's Artist of the Month Series.

University welcomes new employees for 2014-15

Date Released: 8/21/2014

University of the Ozarks welcomed several new employees to the campus community during the University's opening workshop for faculty and staff on Thursday, Aug. 21, in the Rogers Conference Center.

Marlow, Oatis named division chairs

Date Released: 8/20/2014

University of the Ozarks Professor of Communication Dr. Greta Marlow and Professor of History Dr. Steve Oatis have been named division chairs, University officials announced Wednesday. Both appointments are effective immediately.

University Launches Microsite for Jones Learning Center

Date Released: 8/12/2014

University of the Ozarks has launched a new microsite to promote the services and success stories of its Jones Learning Center, which has been helping students with learning disabilities earn a college degree at the University for more than 40 years.

New Student Life staff ready to welcome students

Date Released: 8/7/2014

The Student Life Office will have a few new faces ready to welcome new and returning students this fall. Steven Weaver has been named the new dean of students, while Bendex Stevenson and Rachel Jones have been hired as area coordinators.

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