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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 […]

Jake Sawyer
April 5, 2017 • Posted in , ,

Sawyer finds ideal fit with BookTrails internship

As Jake Sawyer was reading the Office of Career Services’ weekly Career Corner newsletter last semester, a line under the internship opportunities section with the title, “BookTrails: Steamboat Springs, Colorado,” suddenly caught his eye. “As an English major and an avid lover of the outdoors, the plain combination of “book” and “trails” in the same […]

October 30, 2015 • Posted in

Students thrive in D.C. internships through TFAS

For four University of the Ozarks students, the nation's capital was their educational playground this past summer. Kyle Eberhardt, David Estrada, Andres Acosta, and Badria Mryyan spent eight weeks during the summer of 2015 taking classes at George Mason University and serving various internships in Washington D.C. as part of The Fund For American Studies […]

March 12, 2013 • Posted in

Houserman, Ray ready to expand knowledge, experience in D.C.

University of the Ozarks sophomores Stephen Houserman and Cason Ray recently learned that they have gained early admittance to highly competitive internship programs in Washington, D.C. They will both spend this upcoming summer living and working in the nation's capital. Ray, a sophomore accounting major from Fort Smith, Ark, will be attending the Engalitcheff Institute […]

June 27, 2012 • Posted in

Ozarks student turns class project into summer internship

Serendipity is when you get a happy surprise in life. For U of O junior Max Hilgendorf, serendipity came in the form of a full-time paid summer internship with the Clarksville-Johnson County Chamber of Commerce. "Last summer I worked as a camp counselor at Camp Ozark in Mount Ida (Ark.)," Hilgendorf said, "They offered me […]

November 2, 2011 • Posted in

Southwell experiences life-changing opportunities at Mo-Ranch

Summer internships are one of the many ways a college student can prepare for life after, well, college. Rose Southwell, a current senior at the University of the Ozarks, decided to try an internship last summer. Senior political science major Rose Southwell spent the summer working as an intern for Mo-Ranch Conference Center, in Hunt, […]

May 17, 2011 • Posted in

Ozarks students to spend summer in Washington, D.C.

Clarksville, Ark. -- Six Ozarks students will spend this summer in Washington D.C. participating in various internship programs and taking classes at Georgetown University. Cory Bridges, a junior English major from Clarksville, Ark.; Chuong Do, a junior Political Science major from Vietnam; and Mark Pearson, a junior Political Science major from Clarksville, Ark. will attend […]

November 19, 2007 • Posted in

Senior is Thankful for Opportunities Presented at U of O

This story is the third of several in a series on students and their summer internships and experiences while studying at the University of the Ozarks. Judith Lopez may have never thought she could accomplish so much in her time at the University of the Ozarks. After just one year of studying at Ozarks, Judith […]

October 5, 2007 • Posted in

Ozarks Senior Takes Advantage of Summer Internships

This story is the second of several in a series on Ozarks students and their summer internships. University of the Ozarks senior David Ray is more than just your average college student.  He is one of the most involved students on the Ozarks campus, serving in many of the student organizations while working towards a […]

January 4, 2006 • Posted in

Ozarks students spend summer working at CNN and Civil War fort

Internships give students work in television production and historical interpretation. CLARKSVILLE, ARK. (January 4, 2006) -- While many students spend their summer relaxing, at least two U of O students were busy participating in summer internships that provided valuable on-the-job experience and helped prepare them for their future. Senior communications major Marcella Serrano of El […]