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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.

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.

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