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Campus in Spring
2 weeks ago • July 1, 2020 • Posted in

University Receives Grant for Food Pantry

University of the Ozarks has received a $25,000 grant to create an on-campus food pantry for students beginning in the Fall 2020 Semester. The grant is from the Roy & Christine Sturgis Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee, in Dallas, Texas. Rev. Jeremy Wilhelmi, University chaplain and project director for the initiative, said the […]

Data Analytics
June 30, 2020 • Posted in ,

University Launches Data Analytics Program

University of the Ozarks has launched a new certification program in data analytics this summer. The all-online program was developed in partnership with Podium Education in Austin, Texas, and will be available as credit-coursework for U of O students as well as a stand-alone certificate for the general public. There are currently 18 Ozarks students […]

June 29, 2020 • Posted in , ,

Fawleys Author Two New Scientific Articles

University of the Ozarks biology professors Dr. Karen (Phillips) Fawley and Dr. Marvin W. Fawley are the authors of two new scientific papers. The married botanists have taught at Ozarks since 2018. Karen Fawley is an associate professor of biology and Marvin Fawley is an adjunct professor of biology. Each has been conducting research on […]

Warren Sconiers
June 23, 2020 • Posted in , , ,

Sconiers Publishes Paper on Insect Herbivores and Plant Drought

Dr. Warren Sconiers, assistant professor of biology at University of the Ozarks, is the lead author of a newly published research article in the May/June 2020 edition of Crop Science. The article is titled, “Pulsed Drought: The Effects of Varying Water Stress on Plant Physiology and Predicting Herbivore Response.” Diane L. Rowland and Micky D. […]

Campus in the Spring
June 15, 2020 • Posted in

Campus Update

The task force charged with guiding the University through its reopening process continues to meet and provide guidelines for the University community as we prepare for the 2020 Fall Semester. Here are some updates from the task force: Robson Library will be closed throughout the summer and will not be accessible until the start of […]

Campus in the Spring
June 10, 2020 • Posted in

Spring 2020 Academic Honor Students Announced

University of the Ozarks has announced its academic honor students for the 2020 Spring Semester. To be included on the University’s President’s List, a student must carry at least 12 hours and maintain a 4.00 grade point average. To be included on the Dean’s List, a student must carry at least 12 hours and maintain […]

Frost & Renfroe
May 18, 2020 • Posted in

Physical Plant Operations to Move In-House

University of the Ozarks will move its physical plant operations in-house beginning June 1, 2020, University officials announced on Monday. In a related move, the University announced that Donny Frost (pictured left) has been promoted to director of the physical plant and Jeremy Renfroe (right) will serve as the assistant director of the physical plant. […]