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April 25, 2006 • Posted in

Judaism in the South focus of campus discussion

CLARKSVILLE, ARK. (April 25, 2006) -- Southern Jewishness was the focus of an April 24 discussion of issues raised in the play "The Last Night of Ballyhoo." The story of an extended Southern Jewish family was performed by Ozarks students for two nights in April. Dr. James Moses, a professor of American History at Arkansas […]

January 21, 2005 • Posted in

Islamic scholar to visit U of O

Clarksville, Ark. --- Lebanese scholar Dr. Oussama Arabi will spend six weeks at the University of the Ozarks as a visiting Islamic professor to teach classes and to lead public seminars to promote a deeper understanding of Muslim cultures. Dr. Arabi earned his Ph.D. at the Sorbonne in Paris after earning his undergraduate degree from […]

March 30, 2001 • Posted in

U of O group presents Spirituality Week

CLARKSVILLE, Ark. --- Daily devotions, Christian concerts and special guest speakers are some of the highlights of the first University of the Ozarks Spirituality Week, scheduled for April 4 through April 11 on the Ozarks campus. The theme of the week-long event is "Heat Wave: We’re HOT," which is an acronym for Hearts Overflowing Together. […]