Tagged: university of the ozarks

$2M Donation Will Renovate Chapel at University of the Ozarks

by Mark Carter 4/29/2014 1:05 pm

The University of the Ozarks announces a $2 million gift from Frances E. Wilson of Tulsa, Okla., to renovate the school's chapel. Wilson made the donation in memory of her late husband, Thomas D. Wilson, and the school will rename the building the Munger-Wilson Memorial Chapel.

Rick Niece Sees Healthy Challenges on the Horizon for Higher Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/18/2013 12:00 am

The Arkansas Business Nonprofit Executive of 2001 plans his retirement this summer. University of the Ozarks President Rick Niece uses his past to gauge the future.

University of the Ozarks Elects Richard Dunsworth As President

by Lance Turner 10/11/2012 12:52 pm

The University of the Ozarks Board of Trustees elects Richard L. "Rich" Dunsworth as the university's 25th president. Dunsworth becomes president on July 1.

Walton Scholarships Spread Education Through South America

by Luke Jones 7/2/2012 12:00 am

The Walton International Scholarship Program is an Arkansas-specific program available to South American students. Participants get a full ride, paid for entirely by the program, to either Harding in Searcy, John Brown University in Siloam Springs or the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville. Sam Walton himself started it 26 years ago.