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Marcelina Pop
September 26, 2019 • Posted in , , ,

Pop is Proud of Kekchi Heritage

Only about 500,000 people in the world speak the Mayan language called Kekchi and University of the Ozarks junior Marcelina Pop of Belize is proud to be one of those native speakers. This past summer she was able to put those skills to use as an interpreter in an immigration case. Pop, an English and […]

Steinmiller_Wagner
September 25, 2019 • Posted in ,

Steinmiller ’02, Wagner ’06 Recognized for Philanthropy

Dr. Eric Steinmiller ’02 (right) and Dr. Kendall Wagner ’06 have been chosen to receive the inaugural Emerging Philanthropist Award by the University of the Ozarks’ Office of Advancement and Alumni Engagement. The awards will be presented during the Ozarks Awards Ceremony, scheduled for 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 18, in the Rogers Conference Center. […]

Alumni Award Winners
September 19, 2019 • Posted in ,

Alumni Association to Honor Three at Homecoming

The University of the Ozarks Alumni Association will present its 2019 alumni awards to three distinguished alumni — Ananias “A.B.” Blocker ‘70 of Laurel, Md.; Paulette Nieuwenhof ’80 of Maumelle, Ark.; and Boulton “Bo” Thomas ’14 of Fayetteville, Ark. The awards will be presented as part of the Ozarks Awards Ceremony at 6 p.m. on […]

MacLean
September 11, 2019 • Posted in ,

MacLean Hall Rededication Set for Oct. 4

University of the Ozarks will hold a rededication ceremony for the newly renovated MacLean Residence Hall at 5 p.m., Friday Oct. 4. The ceremony will include remarks by University officials as well as guided tours of the building. The public is invited to attend. MacLean Hall recently underwent a $10 million renovation, the most extensive […]

Heavy Metal Artwork
September 6, 2019 • Posted in , ,

Heavy Metal” Exhibit to be Featured

The University of the Ozarks’ Stephens Gallery will host the Women to Watch exhibit, “Heavy Metal,” from Sept. 9 through Oct. 4 as part of the University’s Artist of the Month Series. There will be a reception to meet the exhibit artists from 6-7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, in the gallery, which is located […]

Matriculation
September 4, 2019 • Posted in , ,

Fall Semester Enrollment at 825

A record number of students from both Johnson County and abroad highlight University of the Ozarks’ 2019 Fall Semester enrollment numbers. A total of 825 students are enrolled at U of O as of Tuesday afternoon, the official day of record for the semester. It’s the second-largest enrollment in the University’s 185-year history and 47 […]