Lessons & Carols service set
annual Service of Lessons and Carols will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday,
Dec. 7, in Munger Chapel.
The traditional service combines familiar carols,
the telling of the story of Jesus’ birth through scripture readings,
and musical selections performed by the singers in the University Chorus
and the Women’s Select Ensemble.
This service provides a meaningful way to usher in
the holiday season for the entire community and has become a family
tradition for many. The campus community is invited to attend.
Dec. 14 graduation has 21
The campus community
is invited to a small graduation ceremony for 21 December graduates
at 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 14, in the lobby of Walker Hall.
Those who have applied for December graduation are
Rodolfo Ayala, Melissa Greco, Jennifer Green, Maria Garcia Guardado,
Kerri Hughes, Carl Owen, Aaron Sanders, Xiao Song, Scott Thompson, Juan
Pablo Vivar Jordan, Brett Fletcher, Blanca Alvarado, John Cooper, Wendy
Springer, Jamie Johnson, Jenna Corbell, Stephanie Ellis, Holly Cornell,
Lindsay McEuen, Nakia Smith and Loren Barden.
Fourby Four hits the stage
The U of O Theatre Department
will present FourbyFour, a series of four student-directed,
The plays will be held Dec. 6-7 and 9-10 in the Walton
Fine Arts Center on the U of O campus.
On Dec. 6 and 7, a pair of Thornton Wilder productions,
The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden and The Wreck on
the 5:25 will be presented. On Dec. 9-10, the productions will
be The Most Massive Woman Wins, written by Madeline George,
and This is the Rill Speaking, written by Lanford Wilson.
India Judd, a junior theatre major from Sapulpa, Okla.,
will direct The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden. The cast
will include Aleks Berry, Amanda Asmussen, Leah Short, James Pritchett,
Katie Mobley and Garrett Kilgore.
Shelly Muston, a senior theatre major from Paris,
Texas, will direct The Wreck on the 5:25. Her cast will include
Dane Sanders, Danielle Stover, Rose Southwell and Michael Greenlee.
In the production The Most Massive Woman Wins,
Diana Farrow, a junior theatre major from Gilmer, Texas, will direct
a cast of Ashley Broomfield, Andrea Jennings, Kristina Davenport and
Jessica Gay, a junior theatre major from Gilmer, Texas,
will direct This is the Rill Speaking. The cast includes Lacey
Kennedy, Alisha Jones, Frank Weskamp, Leah Short, Garrett Kilgore and
Nieces to host Holiday event
Students, faculty and staff are invited to
drop by the President’s Home for refreshments and fellowship from
2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 15, for the annual Holiday Open
House, hosted by President Rick Niece and First Lady Sherée.
Around Campus ...
The newest members of
the Alpha Chi honor society are, Amanda Alders, Rebecca Alexander, Diana
Confer, Seidy Cruz, Louisa Denizot, Ross Halsted, Amisadday Ramirez,
Karla Sosa, Lindsey Turnbow and Kendall Wagner ... The annual Study
Night Breakfast, where faculty and staff members serve students a hearty
breakfast during finals week, will begin at 10 p.m., Monday, Dec. 13
... Residence halls will close at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 16, for the
Christmas Break ... Ozarks Student Education Association will host its
annual Christmas Potluck on Thursday, Dec. 9, at 11 a.m. in the Walker
Hall second floor student lounge ... December 8 at 6:30 p.m. in S-129,
there will be a presentation by the Arkansas BRIN Research Fellowship.
Presenters are Senior Lindsey Turnbow and Junior Victoria Sayarath ...Falstaff
is taking submissions for their spring publication thru Dec. 16.
Seniors to showcase artwork
The artwork of Jamie
Johnson and Maria José Garcia will be showcased at the Senior
Art Show, Dec. 9-17, in the Stephens Art Gallery in the Walton Fine
The exhibit, titled “Natural Vision,”
includes a variety of mediums, including watercolors, prints, drawings
and sculpture. There will be a reception to meet the artists from 6
p.m. to 8 p.m., Dec. 11, in the Gallery.
Student newspaper returns
The student online newspaper,
The Mountain Eagle, will have its first publication at http://on.ozarks.edu/onhome.htm
on December 8. The Eagle is organized and maintained by students.
The newspaper staff includes five students for the fall semester. The
Eagle will include stories, such as Ms. U of O, Affectus concert; Study
Night Breakfast, Student Directed One-Acts, Winter graduation and much
more. Any students interested in working on The Eagle should contact
Angie Forrest at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Soccer team earns NCAA honor
Congratulations to head
coach Dave De Hart, assistant coach Trace Hollis and the entire men’s
soccer team for earning a prestigious Team Academic Award from the National
Soccer Coaches Association of America for the second consecutive year.
The NSCAA/adidas Team Academic Award is presented to those teams with
a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average for the 2003-2004 year.
Posting a 3.02 team gpa, Ozarks joins just 73 institutions (including
University of Notre Dame, College of William & Mary and Georgetown
University) as winners. Ozarks was the only school in the American Southwest
Conference to earn the distinction. Institutions from NCAA Division
I, II and III, and NAIA are eligible for the honor.
|Monday, Dec. 13
||Period 3 (MWF 10:00-10:50)
||Period 7 (MWF 3:00-3:50)
||10:30 - 12:30
||Period 4 (MWF 11-11:50)
||Period 6 (MWF 2:00-2:50)
||M/W Evening classes*
||Period 1A (TR 8:00-9:30)
||Period 2 (MWF 9:00-9:50)
||Period 5A (TR 4:00-5:15)
||Tues/Thurs Evening Classes*
|Wed., Dec. 15
||All College & Inter. Algebra
||Period 1(MWF 8:00-8:50)
||Period 5 (MWF 1:00-1:50)
||Period 8 (MWF 4:00-4:50)
|Thursday, Dec. 16
|| Period 2A (TR 9:30-10:45)
||Period 4A (TR 2:30-3:45)
||Period 3A (TR 1:00-2:30)
“The Review” set to air
Susan Edens’ Intermediate
Television Practicum class will be airing their production, “The
Review,” which will highlight stories and events from the past
semester, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 8, on cable channel 6. It will
re-air throughout the weekend of Dec. 10-12. The cast and crew includes
12 students. “The Review” will include stories
such as the International Children’s Choir, Ms. U of O, Family
Weekend and the Affectus concert.