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Rev. Ian McMullen
April 1, 2019 • Posted in , ,

Pastoral Leave Program Welcomes Rev. McMullen

The Rev. Ian McMullen of First Presbyterian Church in Maxwell, Iowa, will visit University of the Ozarks the week of April 1, 2019, as part of the University’s Pastoral Study Leave Program. He will lead the University’s weekly Chapel Service at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 2. McMullen is a second-career pastor who attended seminary […]

Jessica Dixon
September 24, 2018 • Posted in , ,

Oklahoma Pastor In Study Leave Program

The Rev. Jessica Dixon, interim associate pastor at First Presbyterian Church in Norman, Okla., will visit University of the Ozarks during the week of Oct. 1 as a visiting pastor in the University’s Pastoral Study Leave Program. She will lead the University’s weekly Chapel Service at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2. Dixon studied at […]

Matt Maher
August 28, 2017 • Posted in , ,

Matt Maher Concert Sept. 22

Eight-time Grammy-nominated contemporary Christian singer and songwriter Matt Maher will perform a concert at University of the Ozarks on Friday, Sept. 22, as part of the university’s 2017-18 Walton Arts & Ideas Series (WAIS). The concert, which begins at 6 p.m. on the campus mall, is being held in conjunction with Family Weekend. The public […]

September 2, 2014 • Posted in

Martin ’14 finds calling in campus ministry

Tyler Martin came to University of the Ozarks to play basketball and pursue a physical education degree. He left with a passion for God and a calling to serve Him through college ministry. Martin, a 2014 Ozarks graduate, is currently serving a full-time, one-year internship with Chi Alpha Campus Ministries on the campus of the […]

April 7, 2014 • Posted in

Baptist Collegiate Ministries group takes part in Spring Break mission trip

Over Spring Break, members from the University of the Ozarks' Baptist Collegiate Ministries (BCM) teamed up with students from other area universities to participate in Mission Arlington, a non-profit mission organization dedicated to community service in Arlington, Texas. The trip was organized by U of O BCM director Kaitlynn Williams and university staff member Vanessa […]

April 2, 2014 • Posted in

Sophomore Phillips self-publishes Christian living book for young adults

Rebecca Phillips, a sophomore at University of the Ozarks, recently released her first self-published book geared toward helping young Christian adults navigate difficult decisions and deal with their inevitable mistakes. Phillips, originally from Arkadelphia, Ark., is currently majoring in radio/television/video and strategic communication. She has been actively involved with the Methodist Church since childhood and […]

April 23, 2013 • Posted in

Ozuru’s faith leads to 10-month internship in Africa

University of the Ozarks junior Patience Ozuru has a calling. She feels compelled to change the world in whatever small way she can. Now, thanks to funding by the Academic Enrichment Fund, she is getting the chance to spend 10 months in Uganda working with children as part of Africa Renewal Ministries (ARM). Starting in […]