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Hill chosen to lead University's enrollment efforts

Date Released: 10/25/2016

Reggie Hill, a Florida native who has more than a decade of university admissions experience, has been named the new assistant vice president for advancement and director of enrollment management at University of the Ozarks.

Lebois takes top honor at Spring Creek Festival

Date Released: 10/25/2016

University of the Ozarks RTV student Gil Lebois took home three awards, including first place in the public affairs category, at the Spring Creek Festival, held this past weekend in Springdale, Ark.

Teacher education students attend dyslexia conference

Date Released: 10/17/2016

Several students in the University of the Ozarks' teacher education program recently gained valuable experience by taking part in professional education conference on dyslexia.

All Hallows Eve Concert, Haunted Housing scheduled for Oct. 28

Date Released: 10/17/2016

University of the Ozarks will present two of its traditional Halloween-themed events for the campus and local communities on Friday, Oct. 28.

University of the Ozarks Breaks Ground on New Tennis Facility

Date Released: 10/7/2016

University of the Ozarks held a ground-breaking ceremony on Friday for a new on-campus tennis facility.

Homecoming 2016 begins new tradition

Date Released: 10/7/2016

University of the Ozarks has combined its annual spring Alumni Weekend and the typical fall homecoming into one event, the new and improved U of O Homecoming celebration, scheduled for Oct. 14-16.

Hiatt scaling new heights as campus leader

Date Released: 10/5/2016

Breanna Hiatt has taken full advantage of the liberal arts curriculum at University of the Ozarks to find her true calling.

Rev. Williams selected for pastoral study leave program Oct. 10-14

Date Released: 10/5/2016

The Rev. Tracy Julian Williams, pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Bay City, Texas, will visit University of the Ozarks during the week of Oct. 10-14 as part of the University's Pastoral Study Leave Program.

$10 million gift establishes Frontier Scholarship Program at Ozarks

Date Released: 10/3/2016

University of the Ozarks has announced a $10 million gift from the Walton Family Foundation establishing an endowed scholarship program to assist promising students from low and middle income families. President Richard L. Dunsworth announced the new Frontier Scholarship Program to the campus community in the University's Munger-Wilson Memorial Chapel on Monday morning.

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.

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