Latest Campus News

JLC to be represented at upcoming fairs, conferences

Date Released: 9/27/2016

University of the Ozarks’ Jones Learning Center Director Julia Frost will attend several fairs and conferences throughout the country over the next few months to share the benefits of the JLC.

Psychology program plans activities for Mental Illness Awareness Week

Date Released: 9/27/2016

The University of the Ozarks' psychology program as well as the student-led Psychology Club will host a series of events on campus in conjunction with the national Mental Illness Awareness Week, October 3-7.

Houston printmaker to present October exhibit in Stephens Gallery

Date Released: 9/27/2016

Houston, Texas, printmaker Kelly Moran will present her exhibit, "Entanglement," in the University of the Ozarks' Stephens Gallery from Oct. 3-28.

U of O to present whistleblower of Tar Heels athletics scandal

Date Released: 9/26/2016

Mary Willingham, the whistleblower who helped uncover academic fraud involving hundreds of athletes at the University of North Carolina, will speak at University of the Ozarks on Thursday, Oct. 13.

New U of O choral director eager to share his passion for music

Date Released: 9/26/2016

University of the Ozarks' new assistant professor of music and choral director, Dr. Jonathan Ledger, knows first-hand the powerful life-changing value of a liberal arts education, and he is eager to share those lessons with his students.

University Theatre to present True West Oct. 13-15

Date Released: 9/26/2016

The University of the Ozarks Theatre will open its 2016-17 season with the production of "True West" on Oct. 13, 14 and 15.

Summer of 2016 presents world of opportunities for Adams

Date Released: 9/19/2016

"For what it's worth: it's never too late or, in my case, too early to be whoever you want to be. There's no time limit, stop whenever you want. You can change or stay the same, there are no rules to this thing. We can make the best or the worst of it. I hope you make the best of it. And I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you're proud of. If you find that you're not, I hope you have the courage to start all over again." ― Eric Roth, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Screenplay

U.S. News names Ozarks top value in the South for second consecutive year

Date Released: 9/13/2016

For the second consecutive year, University of the Ozarks has been ranked No. 1 in the "Great Schools, Great Prices," value category among universities in the South by "U.S. News & World Report."

Texas filmmaker to present documentary on high school coaching great

Date Released: 9/13/2016

Texas filmmaker Matt Skinner will preview and discuss his documentary about high school football coaching legend John Outlaw on Thursday, Sept. 22, at University of the Ozarks.

Enrollment up 5.4 percent, largest since 2003

Date Released: 9/9/2016

University of the Ozarks' 2016 Fall Semester enrollment is the largest at the university in 13 years.

Family Weekend 2016 set for Sept. 23-24

Date Released: 9/7/2016

The University of the Ozarks' Student Affairs Office will offer several family-friendly events as part of Family Weekend 2016, scheduled for Sept. 23-24.

Public policy scholar to speak at Ozarks on Sept. 28

Date Released: 9/1/2016

The University of the Ozarks political science department will present a lecture by Manhattan Institute senior fellow Dr. Daniel DiSalvo at 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28, in the Boreham Business Building.

New MOU with Arkansas Tech University to benefit U of O international students

Date Released: 8/29/2016

International students at University of the Ozarks now have another opportunity for graduate study, thanks to a new academic collaboration with Arkansas Tech University.

Soccer icon Brandi Chastain to speak at U of O on Sept. 11

Date Released: 8/26/2016

The University of the Ozarks' annual Walton Arts & Ideas Series will kick off its 2016-17 season with a presentation by two-time women's soccer World Cup champion Brandi Chastain on Sunday, Sept. 11.

Youth ministry prepared Rev. Wilhelmi for University chaplaincy

Date Released: 8/25/2016

The Rev. Jeremy Wilhelmi believes his diverse 13-year career in youth ministry has been the perfect precursor to his new position as the chaplain at University of the Ozarks.

Searcy printmaker to present exhibit in Stephens gallery

Date Released: 8/17/2016

Daniel Adams, a printmaker from Searcy, Ark., will present his exhibit, "Window on the World," at University of the Ozarks from Aug. 22 to Sept. 23.

U of O celebrates The Power of Sport in 2016-17 Walton series

Date Released: 8/11/2016

Statesman and Nobel laureate Nelson Mandela once said, "Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers."

Students expand their knowledge at Paris School of Business

Date Released: 8/5/2016

Nine University of the Ozarks students took their business education abroad to the City of Light this summer.

Dr. Stone receives honor from education cooperative

Date Released: 7/28/2016

University of the Ozarks Associate Professor Dr. Brett Stone has been awarded the 2016 Outstanding Professor of the Year Award by the Guy Fenter Education Cooperative, which encompasses more than 44,000 students in 22 school districts throughout western Arkansas.

Leding '84 named controller at Ozarks

Date Released: 7/18/2016

Albert Leding has been named the new controller at University of the Ozarks. He began his duties on July 5.

University to host Ozark coverlets presentation and book-signing

Date Released: 7/15/2016

University of the Ozarks will host a presentation and book-signing titled "Cracking the Code of Ozark Historical Coverlets," at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 3, in the newly renovated lower level of Munger-Wilson Memorial Chapel.

See All News Stories