Volume 4 Issue # 8
Monday, December 3, 2001

Campus News

Finals Week Activities
   As finals week approaches, the Student Life Office has been putting together many activites to help students relieve that end-of-the-semester stress. The finals week activities will kick off on Sunday night beginning with “Healthy Snacks” from 7-10 p.m. in the downstairs area of the Student Center. The snacks will include fruit, Nutragrain bars, water, and juices. Monday night, snacks will again be served, but there will be the added bonus of free massages by Joe Johnston. The annual Study Night Breakfast will be held at 10 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11. Plenty of prizes will be awarded and the breakfast will be served by faculty and staff. The last night of activities will be Wednesday and healthy snacks will be served again. The student life staff invites everyone to attend these fun and relaxing activities.

Christmas with the Nieces
   President and First Lady Rick and Shereé Niece invite you and yours to join them as they celebrate the holiday season. They will open their home from 2-6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 12, for faculty, staff, students, and friends who wish to celebrate with them. There will be music, merriment, and food, so dress casually and bring your appetite. If you wish to attend, please contact Paula at 979-1242 by Dec. 10.

Winter Gallery Gig

   The University of the Ozarks' music department will present its annual Winter Gallery Gig at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 6th, in the Stephens Gallery of the Walton Fine Arts Center. The small vocal ensemble, Ozarks Vocal Persuasion, will present both the sacred and secular stories of Christmas. The University Ringers will also be playing familiar Christmas melodies. The event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served.

Steinmiller’s Art on Display

   University of the Ozarks senior art student Eric Steinmiller of Arkadelphia will have his art displayed in the university’s Stephens Gallery as the Artist of the Month for December. Steinmiller's exhibit is entitled, “Expressions in Art,” and features a mixture of media, including large canvas oil paintings. Steinmiller's work includes both abstract and representational figures, and he cites French artist Edgar Degas and the baroque painting style as key influences in his art. Steinmiller’s are will be on display from Dec. 1 to Jan. 14 in the Stephens Gallery. There will be a reception to meet the artist from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, in the gallery.

Faculty Enrichment Award

   The Alumni Association will once again sponsor the Faculty Enrichment Award, which includes a stipend of $1,000. To apply, submit a proposal that states the reason you seek the award, indicating very specifically how you plan to use the stipend and how it will enrich you as a faculty member at Ozarks. Please limit your proposal to two pages and include letters of recommendation from a student and division chair. Please turn in your proposal to the Alumni Office no later than Jan. 18, 2002.

“Beat Tech” Luncheon
   Faculty, staff and students are invited to a pre-game “Beat Tech” luncheon before the men’s basketball game with Arkansas Tech on Monday, Jan. 31. The pre-game bash, sponsored by the Alumni Association and the U of O Athletic Booster Club, will be held at 12:30 p.m. at Cagle’s Mill restaurant in Russellville. The game between the Eagles and Wonder Boys begins at 3 p.m. at Tucker Coliseum on the Tech campus. Please RSVP to Reba Pridgin in the Alumni Relations Office at Ext. 1413.

Alpha & Omega Dinner
   Alpha & Omega is sponsoring a fund-raising dinner at 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 7, in Seay Cafeteria. Proceeds from the dinner will go toward the organization’s mission trip to El Salvador in the summer of 2002. Tickets are $6 and can be purchased from any Alpha & Omega member.

Aramark’s Christmas Dinner
   The Ozarks Dining Service will be presenting a Christmas Buffet from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 6, in Seay Cafeteria. The meal will include Yankee Pot Roast, Christmas Day Fettuccine, mashed potatoes, sweet potato casserole, corn and spiced apple cake. The meal is $5 at the door or $2 with a white meal ticket.

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Final Exams Schedule

December 10th: Exam
MWF 8:00-8:50 a.m.
MWF 2:00-2:50 p.m.
MWF 9:00-9:50 a.m.
Monday Night Class
8:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00-1:30 p.m.
2:00-4:30 p.m.
6:00-8:30 p.m.
December 11th:  
TR 8:00-9:15 a.m.
TR 1:00-2:15 p.m.
MWF 11:00-11:50 p.m.
Tuesday Night Class
8:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00-1:30 p.m.
2:00-4:30 p.m.
6:00-8:30 p.m.
December 12th:  
MWF 4:00-4:50 p.m..
TR 4:00-5:15 p.m.
College Algebra
Wednesday Night Class
8:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00-1:30 p.m.
2:00-4:30 p.m.
6:00-8:30 p.m.
December 13th:  
TR 9:30-10:45 a.m.
Noon Classes
MWF 1:00-1:50 p.m.
Thursday Night Class
8:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00-1:30 p.m.
2:00-4:30 p.m.
6:00-8:30 p.m.
December 14th:  
MWF 10:00-10:50 a.m.
TR 2:30-3:45 p.m.
MWF 3:00-3:50 p.m.

8:00-10:30 a.m.
11:00-1:30 p.m.
2:00-4:30 p.m.

Intramural Bowling Standings

Through 12-3-01
Team 1 966 1921 2880
Team 2 1067 2149 3211
Team 3 962 2070 3033
Team 4 1148 2286 3434
Team 5 946 2045 3123
Team 6 780 1514 2297
Team 7 1018 1987 2955
Team 8 1068 2188 3305
Team 9 829 1815 2808
Team 10 978 1902 2882
Team 11 1063 2101 2976
Team 12 622 1450 2259
Team 13 892 1993 3086
Team 14 1083 2199  
Team 15 880 1767  
Team 16 809 1683 2534
Team 17 1906 2833  
Team Captains: Team 1- Matt Yetter; Team 2- Phil Kaiser; Team 3- Taylor Dodds; Team 4- Doug Grunwald; Team 5- Nick Crider; Team 6- Michelle Davis; Team 7- Larry Isch; Team 8- George Pittenger; Team 9- Chase Williams; Team 10- Josh Edgmon; Team 11- Silvia Zorrilla; Team 12- Paul Ellis; Team 13- Nathan Moore; Team 14- BJ Greene; Team 15- Holly Rexroat; Team 16- Mark Hoenninger; Team 17- Matt Skagg.

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PR office at (479)-979-1420, Larry Isch

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Unversity of the Ozarks, Clarksville, AR 72830.
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