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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.

FIRST Week 2016 to welcome new students to campus Aug. 14-21

Date Released: 7/11/2016

University of the Ozarks will welcome its incoming freshman class to campus on Sunday, Aug. 14, for the start of FIRST Week 2016, an eight-day orientation program to help new students become acclimated to the university.

U of O bringing preschool book program to Johnson County

Date Released: 6/10/2016

University of the Ozarks is helping to bring free books to preschool children in Johnson County.

U of O physical plant to be managed by National Management Resources

Date Released: 6/9/2016

University of the Ozarks officials have announced a partnership with National Management Resources of LaGrange, Ga., to provide physical plant services for the University beginning July 1, 2016.

U of O named one of nation's "Best Disability Friendly" universities

Date Released: 6/2/2016

University of the Ozarks has been ranked as one of the "50 Best Disability Friendly Colleges and Universities" in the country by the online publication College Choice.

University announces Spring 2016 academic honor roll

Date Released: 6/2/2016

University of the Ozarks has announced its academic honor students for the 2016 Spring Semester.

Graduates from Class of 2016 receive diplomas

Date Released: 5/17/2016

University of the Ozarks awarded 86 undergraduate degrees during its 2016 Spring Commencement ceremony, held Saturday, May 14, on the campus mall.

Sturch turns love of music into thriving business

Date Released: 5/12/2016

Corbin Sturch has found a way to turn his love of music into a lucrative entrepreneurial endeavor.

U of O leadership course benefits local at-risk youth

Date Released: 5/10/2016

University of the Ozarks teamed up with Community Service Inc., (CSI) of Clarksville recently to present a Johnson County Youth Leadership Course for local at-risk youth.

Feezell selected for national program that prepares leaders

Date Released: 5/10/2016

University of the Ozarks Provost Dr. Travis Feezell is one of 20 senior college administrators selected by the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) to participate in a year-long Presidential Vocation and Institutional Mission program for prospective college and university presidents.

Cantu takes top prize in Earth Day Essay contest

Date Released: 5/3/2016

Janae Cantu's essay "Parks vs. Reserves: The Implications of a Name," took top honors in the University of the Ozarks' fourth annual Earth Day Essay Contest, announced last week.

Valencia elected SGA president for 2016-17

Date Released: 5/3/2016

Daniel Valencia, a senior-to-be from El Salvador, has been elected by the University of the Ozarks student body to serve as president of the Student Government Association (SGA) for the 2016-17 academic year.

Wellborn's Senior Exhibit depicts life with ADHD

Date Released: 5/2/2016

University of the Ozarks art major Matt Wellborn will present his Senior Exhibit, "A. Deviant. Has. Disorders," from May 7-11 in the Stephens Gallery.

Hutto finds harmony in mathematics and history

Date Released: 5/2/2016

University of the Ozarks student Samantha Hutto has found an illuminating harmony in the unlikely double majors of history and mathematics.

Evans, Valencia, Paz take top honors at ARCH Symposium

Date Released: 4/29/2016

Nena Evans, Daniel Valencia and Amanda Paz took home top honors during the University of the Ozarks' fourth annual ARCH (Advanced Research and Creative Highlights) Symposium, held this week on campus.

Academic Awards Program set for May 4

Date Released: 4/26/2016

University of the Ozarks will present its most prestigious student honors during the 2016 Academic Awards Program, scheduled for Wednesday, May 4.

KDP holds induction ceremony for education majors

Date Released: 4/26/2016

The University of the Ozarks chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP), the international honor society for teacher education, inducted several new members during a special ceremony in the Pat Walker Teacher Education Program on Tuesday, April 26.

University honors faculty, staff at 2016 Trustees Awards Banquet

Date Released: 4/25/2016

The University of the Ozarks Board of Trustees presented its annual faculty and staff awards during the 2016 Trustees Awards Banquet, held April 22 in the Rogers Conference Center.

University Theatre to present "Oleanna" April 28-30

Date Released: 4/21/2016

The University of the Ozarks Theatre will present three performances of David Mamet's powerful two-character drama "Oleanna," on April 28, 29 and 30.

Spring Commencement scheduled for May 14

Date Released: 4/20/2016

University of the Ozarks will award bachelor degrees to approximately 90 graduating seniors during its 2016 Spring Commencement ceremony, scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Saturday, May 14, on the campus mall.

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