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Valorie Coleman
Public Relations Director
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO 65726
Office: (417) 690-2212

October 04, 2017

College of the Ozarks to host Associates Banquet Thursday, Oct. 12

POINT LOOKOUT, MO. — The C of O Associates Banquet will be held Thursday, Oct. 12, at 6:30 p.m. in the Youngman Agricultural Center. C of O invites current associates, and those interested in becoming associates, to attend the dinner banquet. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m.

The College of the Ozarks Associates is an organization comprised of more than 350 individuals and businesses committed to the furtherance of the College’s interests and its efforts to provide higher education for deserving young men and women.

The special program will include stories from the School of the Ozarks trip to view the solar eclipse and a scene from “Flames of Freedom: The Perilous Journey of an Ozarks Aviator.” The play is the true story of Lt. Earl Woodward, a B-17 bomber for the Army Air Corps during World War II and School of the Ozarks graduate.

The cost of the banquet is $15 per person. Please RSVP to the Development Office at (417) 690-2209 or e-mail

About College of the Ozarks

College of the Ozarks is a private, Christian, liberal arts college, located in Point Lookout, Missouri, on a 1,000-acre campus. Christian values, hard work, and financial responsibility comprise the fundamental building blocks of the “Hard Work U.” experience. The College earns numerous accolades yearly, including a No. Best Value Regional College in the Midwest ranking by U.S. News and World Report for 2017. To achieve its vision, the College pursues academic, vocational, Christian, patriotic, and cultural goals. These goals are mirrored in School of the Ozarks, a laboratory school that completes the K-college model.

The Keeter Center—the College’s award-winning lodge, restaurant, and conference facility—was ranked a Top Small Hotel in the U.S. by TripAdvisor for 2017. It features historic lodging, fine dining, and meeting rooms. With more than 350 student workers, it is the largest work station on campus. Follow College of the Ozarks at or on Twitter @CofOHardWorkU.


10.04.17 – Kyle Duncan 


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