News - Campaign

January 20, 2009 • Posted in

Brunings make gift to capital campaign

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. ? Jim and Ann Bruning of Fort Smith have made a $50,000 gift to the University of the Ozarks' capital improvement project. Jim Bruning is retired from the oil and gas business. He is a member of the university’s Board of Trustees and serves as co-chair of the college’s current capital improvements campaign […]

December 18, 2008 • Posted in

Rogers Foundation makes $800,000 gift to U of O

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. -University of the Ozarks has received an $800,000 gift from the Rogers Foundation of Fairfax, Va., for the expansion and renovation of the Seay Student Center. Key elements of the $4.1 million student center project include a new student health and fitness center, a new student and community conference center, and increased dining […]

November 5, 2008 • Posted in

Rawhousers make commitment to capital improvement project

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. - David and Jill Rawhouser of Arlington, Texas, have made a $100,000 commitment to the University of the Ozarks' capital improvement project. Primary components of the $11 million capital improvements project are the renovation and expansion of the university’s Seay Student Center, and the construction of a new apartment-style residence hall. The capital […]

October 21, 2008 • Posted in

Mabee Foundation issues $1 million challenge grant to U of O

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. ? The J.E. and L.E. Mabee Foundation of Tulsa, Okla., has issued a $1 million challenge grant to University of the Ozarks in support of the university's $11 million capital improvements project. Ozarks has until September 30, 2009, to match the challenge. Primary components of the capital improvements project are the renovation and […]

October 3, 2003 • Posted in

Ozarks Celebrates Reaching $60 Million Campaign Goal

Clarksville, Ark. ---The University of the Ozarks had more than 60 million reasons to celebrate on Friday, Oct. 3. The university celebrated the successful completion of its five-year, $60 million Pride & Promise Campaign with a ceremony in Raymond Munger Chapel to thank its donors. The ceremony, which took on a pep rally-like atmosphere, was […]

October 26, 2000 • Posted in

U of O Reaches Campaign Target, Sets Sights Higher

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. ---Boosted by major gifts for student housing and academic facilities, along with increasing broad-based support for scholarships, University of the Ozarks has achieved its five-year, $55 million campaign goal in just two years, school officials announced this week. The success of the college’s campaign "To Preserve the Pride, To Keep the Promise" has […]