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Rachael Masterson

Students Keep Teacher Intern Masterson Motivated

“Mrs. Masterson you’re my favorite.” “I love you, Mrs. Masterson.” Those words coming from first-graders in University of the Ozarks student intern Rachael Masterson’s class go a long way in encouraging and inspiring the senior from Clarksville, Ark. But there is more to what brings her back to the classroom energetically each day. “To hear […]

Harderson Experiences Washington D.C. in Internship

Washington D.C. Internship Reaffirms Career Path for Harderson

For someone who has loved politics and the law since he was in middle school, Logan Harderson’s recent internship in the nation’s Capitol was the ideal way to spend the summer. The University of the Ozarks senior political science major from Oark, Ark., spent this past summer living in Washington, D.C., where he took classes […]

Theatre Students Take Part in Internships
October 18, 2021 • Posted in , , , ,

Theatre Students Experience Growth Through Internships

Growth. For two University of the Ozarks theatre students, that word helped sum up their internship experience this past summer at the Prairie Repertory Theatre (PRT) on the South Dakota State University campus in Brookings, S.D. Jonathan Adderley (pictured, right), a junior from Nassau, The Bahamas, and Klara McElroy, a junior from Cabot, Ark., took […]

Downtown Mural
August 5, 2021 • Posted in ,

University Partners With Clarksville for Summer Internship Program

In a collaborative endeavor between the City of Clarksville and University of the Ozarks, college students recently began working with the local parks and recreation department. The students are participating in a newly formed internship program that allows them to gain experience working in different areas, connect with the community, and deepen the relationship between […]

Erika Henderson

Henderson Ready To Assist In World Food Security

As the demand for food increases and climate change and ecosystem degradation impose new challenges, the field of horticulture will be an important future career track to help ensure the world’s food security. University of the Ozarks senior Erika Henderson is ready to play her part in helping take on these issues. The environmental studies […]

Theatre Interns
September 17, 2018 • Posted in , , ,

Theatre Internships Provide Valuable Experiences

Five University of the Ozarks theatre majors gained meaningful experience and skills this summer through internships at various thespian venues around the country. Daniel Hall of Sherwood, Ark.; Mason Clough of Arlington, Texas; Ben Howard of Searcy, Ark.; Lacye Day of Oologah, Okla.; and Ethan Lubera of Siloam Springs, Ark., all took part in professional […]

Stephanie Alderson
February 16, 2018 • Posted in , , , ,

A Passion For The Classroom

It didn’t take Stephanie Alderson very long to figure out what career path was calling her name. The University of the Ozarks senior elementary education major from Clarksville, Ark., knew that teaching and learning was in her blood, even at a young age. “Teaching has been my dream since I was nine years old,” said […]

Sarah Scroggins
November 15, 2017 • Posted in , ,

A Teaching Tradition

Teaching runs deep in Sarah Scroggins’ family and she’s excited about being the latest in a long line of educators. The University of the Ozarks senior from Oark, Ark., is completing her Internship II at Lamar High School this semester. She will graduate in December 2017 with majors in business administration and business education, following […]

Theatre Students
August 27, 2017 • Posted in , ,

Internships That Inspire

Several University of the Ozarks theatre students spent their summer break honing their skills and gaining invaluable hands-on experience in internships across the country. Three of those students — Rhett Sells, Haley Hanks and Eleazar Coronado — made presentations to their classmates last week about their experiences. Rhett Sells Sells, a junior theatre major from […]