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WAIS event postponed to April
September 21, 2021 • Posted in ,

October WAIS Event Postponed to April

The University of the Ozarks’ Walton Arts & Ideas Series event scheduled for October featuring author Kim Ruehl has been postponed to April. The event will now take place on Thursday, April 7, 2022. Ruehl is a writer, editor and folk music advocate from Asheville, N.C.  Her 2021 book, “A Singing Army: Zilphia Horton and […]

WAIS Lineup for 2021-22
August 18, 2021 • Posted in , ,

University Announces 2021-22 WAIS Lineup

The co-creator of a popular podcast about prison life, a two-time Pulitzer winning screenwriter and a woman whose Vietnam War-era picture as a little girl is one of the most iconic photographs in U.S. history highlight the University of the Ozarks’ 2021-22 Walton Arts & Ideas Series (WAIS). WAIS is made possible by an endowment […]

Brenda Romero
February 24, 2021 • Posted in ,

Video Game Designer Romero to Give March 11 Presentation

University of the Ozarks will host a virtual presentation by renowned video game designer and developer Brenda Louise Romero on Thursday, March 11, as part of the University’s Walton Arts & Ideas Series. The event begins at 7 p.m. and will held on the Zoom platform. There is no cost to view the event and […]

Ebrin Stanley
February 2, 2021 • Posted in ,

Hamilton Artist to Give Virtual Performance on Feb. 18

University of the Ozarks will present an evening of storytelling with performing artist Ebrin R. Stanley at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, as part of the University’s 2020-21 Walton Arts & Ideas Series. The event will be held via Zoom and the public is invited to tune in. The link for the event is […]

September 21, 2020 • Posted in , , ,

Foley to Present Documentary on Hangin’ Judge

Award-winning Arkansas filmmaker Larry Foley is partnering with University of the Ozarks to present a live virtual screening of Foley’s new documentary “Indians, Outlaws, Marshals & the Hangin’ Judge,” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6. The event, which is part of the University’s 2020-21 Walton Arts & Ideas Series, will be presented via Zoom. […]

Campus in the spring

Campus Events Cancelled Through Semester

University of the Ozarks has cancelled all public, student and academic events on campus for the remainder of the Spring 2020 Semester and is limiting off-campus visitors in an attempt to control the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). There are currently no reported or suspected cases of COVID-19 on the U of O campus […]

Fly Like A Girl
February 20, 2020 • Posted in , ,

Screening of “Fly Like a Girl” Set for March 17

Florida filmmaker Katie McEntire Wiatt will present a screening of her award-winning documentary, “Fly Like a Girl,” by Indie Atlantic Films at University of the Ozarks on Tuesday, March 17. The event is part of the University’s Walton Arts & Ideas Series and begins at 7 p.m. in the Rogers Conference Center. There is no […]