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2 days ago • May 25, 2022 • Posted in ,

Spring 2022 Academic Honor Lists Announced

University of the Ozarks announced its academic honor students for the 2022 Spring Semester on Wednesday. To be included on the University’s President’s List, a student must carry at least 15 hours and maintain a 4.00 grade point average. To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must carry at least 15 hours and […]

Daniel Fudge
4 days ago • May 23, 2022 • Posted in ,

Fudge Joins Political Science Faculty

Dr. Daniel J. Fudge, a native of the Arkansas River Valley who earned his Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi, will join the University of the Ozarks faculty as an assistant professor of political science, beginning the Fall 2022 Semester. Fudge most recently served as an adjunct professor and associate director of development at the […]

Robyn Wall
1 week ago • May 18, 2022 • Posted in , ,

Debut Author Wall ’10 Inspired by Project Poet

This month marks the publishing debut of University of the Ozarks alumna Robyn (Crow) Wall ’10. Wall, who graduated with a degree in English in 2010 with Summa Cum Laude honors, has published a pair of children’s book that will be released on May 24 by Doubleday (Random House Kids): My First Book of Beards […]

Taylor and Emily
1 week ago • May 17, 2022 • Posted in ,

Meet Your Alumni Board

Meet Your Alumni Board Members is an ongoing series where we highlight members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors. This month we are featuring long-time friends and 2012 graduates Taylor Jacks and Emily Towe, both from Little Rock, Ark. Jacks is a video content creator at Transitions Group and Towe is an associate attorney […]

Aaron Brown
2 weeks ago • May 16, 2022 • Posted in ,

Brown Honors Late Professor by Pursuing Career in Law

As University of the Ozarks graduate Aaron Brown of The Bahamas walked across the stage Saturday to receive his diploma, he thought about his beloved late professor, mentor and advisor, Dr. Stewart Dippel. “When I attended last year’s graduation, Dr. Dippel kept telling me while we were taking pictures that next year was going to […]

Windgate Grant
May 9, 2022 • Posted in ,

Windgate Grant to Enhance Digital Photography, Student Enrichment

The University of the Ozarks’ art program has received a multi-year grant of $310,700 from the Windgate Foundation for a visiting faculty program in digital photography as well as student enrichment initiatives for art students. More than $200,000 of the grant funds will go toward a multi-year visiting faculty position to teach additional and upper […]

Hurie Award 2022
May 4, 2022 • Posted in , ,

Vasquez Named 2022 Hurie Award Recipient

University of the Ozarks senior Vicente Vasquez Velasquez, an environmental studies major from Chitre, Panama, is the recipient of the 2022 Hurie Award, given to the outstanding member of the senior class. The award was presented during the University’s annual Honors Day ceremony, held Wednesday, May 4, in the Walton Fine Arts Center. University President […]

ARCH 2022
May 4, 2022 • Posted in ,

A.R.C.H. Symposium Winners Announced

The winners of the University of the Ozarks’ 2022 A.R.C.H Symposium were announced during Honors Day on Wednesday, May 4. More than 30 students took part in the annual A.R.C.H. competition, which stands for Advanced Research and Creative Highlights and features student research and visual art projects from throughout the year. The four categories were, […]

Honors Day 2022
May 4, 2022 • Posted in ,

Outstanding Students Recognized at Honors Day

University of the Ozarks administrators and faculty presented the University’s top academic and division awards during the 65th annual Honors Day ceremony, held Wednesday afternoon in the Walton Fine Arts Center. Vicente Vasquez Velasquez, an environmental studies major with minors in sustainable agriculture, sociology and art from Chitre, Panama, was the recipient of the 2022 […]

Board of Trustees Awards
May 3, 2022 • Posted in , ,

Trustees Honor Faculty and Staff at Awards Banquet

The University of the Ozarks’ Board of Trustees presented its annual faculty and staff awards during the 2022 Trustees Awards Banquet, held April 29 in the Rogers Conference Center. Among the recipients for 2022 were (pictured, from left) Albert Leding, Mary Jane Spillers, Sara Warren, Lisa Gruben-Inness, Alicia Nowotny-Stewart, Dr. Derek Warren and Dr. Nathan […]