News - Communication Studies

Mathew Foss
July 28, 2022 • Posted in ,

Filmmaker Foss Joins Communication Faculty

Mathew Foss, a filmmaker who has taught at several Arkansas universities, has been hired as an instructor of communication at University of the Ozarks, beginning the Fall 2022 Semester. Foss has 18 years of experience in the film and entertainment industry as a writer, director, editor, producer and actor, and has seven years of collegiate […]

Dr. Rhonda Shook
April 22, 2022 • Posted in ,

Dr. Shook Plans Retirement At Semester’s End

A sign on Dr. Rhonda Shook’s office door at University of the Ozarks says, “You are the author of your own life story, so make it a good one.” Shook, associate professor of communication, will retire from teaching at the end of the Spring 2022 Semester, ending her academic career where she first became a […]

UO Eagles Sports
November 11, 2021 • Posted in , , ,

UO Eagles Sports Providing Valuable Service to Athletics

University of the Ozarks senior Sade Seymour will never forget seeing for the first time the video clip that she helped produce appear on the national network ESPN and its popular SportsCenter Top-10 segment last March. The clip featured Eagles senior guard Bryson Johnson’s 25-foot game-winning three-pointer as the final buzzer sounded in the semifinals […]

Macy Jones
June 15, 2021 • Posted in , ,

Dr. Macy Jones Joins Communication Faculty

Dr. Macy Jones will join University of the Ozarks as an instructor of communication, beginning in the Fall 2021 Semester. Jones, who earned a Ph.D. in theatre history from Louisiana State University in 2017, has served as an adjunct instructor at the LSU School of Theatre, the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith and Arkansas Tech University. […]

Michel Brun and Kevin Nawa

Brun, Nawa Carry on Fulton’s Legacy in Communication Program

University of the Ozarks seniors Michel Brun and Kevin Nawa were presented with the prestigious Robert Berry Fulton Award in Communication earlier this week, carrying on the great tradition of excellence in the University’s communication program. The award is named in honor of the late Robert “Bob” Fulton, Jr., a 1942 Ozarks graduate who went […]

Haley Clark
February 1, 2021 • Posted in , , ,

Clark’s Route to Law School Goes Through Theatre

Majoring in theatre may not seem like the most logical route to law school, but don’t tell that to Haley Grace Clark. The University of the Ozarks senior from Tulsa, Okla., will attend Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles this summer as she pursues a career in entertainment law. The theatre and communications (radio/television/film) major […]

September 21, 2020 • Posted in , , ,

Foley to Present Documentary on Hangin’ Judge

Award-winning Arkansas filmmaker Larry Foley is partnering with University of the Ozarks to present a live virtual screening of Foley’s new documentary “Indians, Outlaws, Marshals & the Hangin’ Judge,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6. The event, which is part of the University’s 2020-21 Walton Arts & Ideas Series, will be presented via Zoom. […]