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Harderson Experiences Washington D.C. in Internship
20 hours ago • October 19, 2021 • Posted in , , , ,

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
2 days ago • 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 […]

Crook Receives Teacher Mentor Award
6 days ago • October 14, 2021 • Posted in , ,

Crook ’14 Named State’s Outstanding Mentor Teacher

Clarksville (Ark.) first grade teacher Jessica (Prater) Crook, a 2014 graduate of University of the Ozarks, has been named the recipient of the 2021 Outstanding Mentor Teacher Award by the Arkansas Association of Teacher Educators (ArATE). The award was presented to Crook on Thursday, Oct. 14, in her classroom at Clarksville Primary School. Presenting the […]

Artist of the Month
7 days ago • October 13, 2021 • Posted in , ,

Neal Harrington is Artist of the Month for October

Russellville printmaker Neal K. Harrington is presenting his exhibit, “Many Moons,” in the University of the Ozarks Stephens Gallery through Nov. 4 as part of the University’s Artist of the Month series. Harrington will give an artist talk at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27, in the Rogers Conference Center, Bean Room. There will also […]

Visiting Pastor
7 days ago • October 13, 2021 • Posted in ,

Rev. Belles is Visiting Pastor

The Rev. Dr. Catherine Belles of Vidalia, Ga., will visit University of the Ozarks on the week of Oct. 11-15 as part of the University’s Pastoral Study Leave Program. Belles (pictured with University President Richard Dunsworth, left, and Chaplain Rev. Jeremy Wilhelmi) will lead the University’s weekly Chapel Service at 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 12 […]

Teacher Education Students
1 week ago • October 12, 2021 • Posted in , , , ,

Alumni Grant Provides Study Away for Education Students

Four soon-to-be graduates from the University of the Ozarks’ Pat Walker Teacher Education Program will have the opportunity to visit schools in rural Southwest Arkansas this week, thanks to a grant by the University’s Alumni Association. The students are (pictured, standing from left) Rachael Masterson of Clarksville, Ark.; Seth Duke of Gravette, Ark.; Michael Rankin […]

Clay Target team wins National Championship
1 week ago • October 11, 2021 • Posted in ,

Clay Target Program Captures Two National Championships

The University of the Ozarks’ clay target shooting team continued its championship tradition by winning two Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) National Championships over the weekend in Marengo, Ohio. The Eagles brought home collegiate national championships in International Skeet and International Trap/Bunker. It is the first team national championships for Ozarks. The group of Keaton […]

Storyteller Stocks to Speak at Ozarks on Nov. 4
2 weeks ago • October 8, 2021 • Posted in

Storyteller Stocks to Speak at Ozarks on Nov. 4

University of the Ozarks will present an Evening of Storytelling with Joey Stocks at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 4. The event, which is part of the University’s 2021-22 Walton Arts & Ideas Series, will be held in the Seay Theatre, located in the Walton Fine Arts Center. Masks and social distancing protocols will be […]

2 weeks ago • October 7, 2021 • Posted in , , ,

Psychology Students Present Research at International Conference

A trio of University of the Ozarks psychology students had the rare opportunity as undergraduates to present their research at a major international conference this past summer. (Pictured, from left) Isabella Matute Hernandez, Katerin Alvarado and Solange Avalo joined recent graduate Laura Gochez in presenting at the 2021 American Psychological Association international convention, which was […]