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June 26, 2013 • Posted in

O’Neil ’13 hopes to make an impact with the Peace Corps

Morgan O'Neil, a 2013 University of the Ozarks graduate, will join the Peace Corps next spring and spend 27 months doing service work abroad. O’Neil, who earned majors in political science, environmental studies, and English, had some difficult decisions to make her senior year. Initially, she planned to immediately enroll in law school after graduating. […]

February 28, 2013 • Posted in

Ray ’07 returns to lead communications efforts for state Republican Party

Originally from Brighton, Tenn., David Ray moved to Arkansas to attend University of the Ozarks. After graduating in 2007, Ray's interest in politics took him all over the country. Now, he's returning to the Natural State as communications director for the Republican Party of Arkansas. A political science and communication major, Ray knew his future […]

December 4, 2012 • Posted in

Wilson ’11 selected for Marine Corps’ JAG program

Tyler Wilson, a 2011 University of the Ozarks' graduate, was recently selected into the prestigious U.S. Marine Corps' judge advocate general (JAG) program. Wilson was one of only 10 candidates chosen for the honor out of a pool of about 200 applicants. In June, Wilson will leave for a demanding 10 weeks at Officer Candidate […]

September 14, 2012 • Posted in

Brantley finds calling during internship in D.C.

Senior Brittany Brantley knew her future was in law, but what she didn't expect was to become involved with children. However, after an eight week internship in Washington, D.C., Brantley is one step closer to her goal of becoming a child advocate. Brittany Brantley, a senior political science and strategic communication major, spent eight weeks […]

May 14, 2012 • Posted in

Ozarks grad scores Vanderbilt law scholarship

U of O grad Sean Atkins ('11) knocked one out of the ball park when he was recently accepted into Vanderbilt Law School and made recipient of Vanderbilt's Chancellor's Scholarship, $110,000 spread across three years. Vanderbilt Law has consistently ranked among the top 20 law schools in the nation, and is currently ranked 16th in […]

November 2, 2011 • Posted in

Ray prepares for future through internship with NRSC

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 degree in both Communications and Political Science.?However, the summer before his senior year, David found time to […]