College of the Ozarks Jones Theatre Company to present “Of Prophets and Fools: The Horace Bender Story,” Dec. 2-4
Dec
01

College of the Ozarks Jones Theatre Company to present “Of Prophets and Fools: The Horace Bender Story,” Dec. 2-4

College of the Ozarks held a campus ceremony honoring the renewal of the Memorandum of Agreement between College of the Ozarks and the Missouri National Guard on Nov. 18. Current Adjutant General of the Missouri National Guard, Major General Levon Cumpton, and College of the Ozarks President Brad Johnson were present to reaffirm the memorandum.
Nov
29

College of the Ozarks Bobcat GOLD program renews agreement with Missouri National Guard

The James P. Keeter School of Engineering at College of the Ozarks receives accreditation
Nov
29

The James P. Keeter School of Engineering at College of the Ozarks receives accreditation

College of the Ozarks Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble to perform Christmas concert Friday, Dec. 2
Nov
29

College of the Ozarks Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble to perform Christmas concert Friday, Dec. 2

Dr. Jerry C. Davis, on behalf of College of the Ozarks, honored by Department of Defense for Extraordinary Support of Employees who serve in National Guard, Reserve
Nov
15

Dr. Jerry C. Davis, on behalf of College of the Ozarks, honored by Department of Defense for Extraordinary Support of Employees who serve in National Guard, Reserve

College of the Ozarks Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing ranks No. 1 program in Missouri
Nov
15

College of the Ozarks Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing ranks No. 1 program in Missouri

Miss Hard Work U. Erin (Ren) Hawley and her court. (L-R): Erin (Ren) Hawley, Michaela Meiners, Jena Schwartze, Esther Rea, Ncuti Ishimwe, Megan Botta, Kat Anderson, Madeline Lingle, Emily Phillips, and Kara Ford.
Nov
11

Erin (Ren) Hawley, of Hollister, Missouri, chosen as Miss Hard Work U. 2022

College of the Ozarks to Celebrate Veterans Week
Nov
02

College of the Ozarks to Celebrate Veterans Week

College of the Ozarks hosts annual Operation Christmas Child donation drive, Nov. 14-21
Nov
01

College of the Ozarks hosts annual Operation Christmas Child donation drive, Nov. 14-21

College of the Ozarks hosts “Every Moment Holy” Art Exhibit now through Nov. 14
Nov
01

College of the Ozarks hosts “Every Moment Holy” Art Exhibit now through Nov. 14

College of the Ozarks hosts Homecoming 2022: Continuing Our Legacy
Nov
01

College of the Ozarks hosts Homecoming 2022: Continuing Our Legacy

College of the Ozarks to host Music Teacher’s National Association Fall Piano Festival this Saturday, Oct. 29
Oct
26

College of the Ozarks to host Music Teacher’s National Association Fall Piano Festival this Saturday, Oct. 29

College of the Ozarks hosts the presidential inauguration for Dr. Brad Johnson today in the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex.
Oct
17

College of the Ozarks holds presidential inauguration today

College of the Ozarks to host Fall Open House at student industries
Oct
03

College of the Ozarks to host Fall Open House at student industries

College of the Ozarks partners with American Red Cross to host community blood drive
Oct
03

College of the Ozarks partners with American Red Cross to host community blood drive

College of the Ozarks to hold inauguration for 17th president of the institution, Dr. Brad Johnson
Sep
30

College of the Ozarks to hold inauguration for 17th president of the institution, Dr. Brad Johnson

College of the Ozarks hosts the 15th annual White Coat Ceremony
Sep
30

College of the Ozarks hosts the 15th annual White Coat Ceremony

College of the Ozarks first auction of the year
Sep
28

College of the Ozarks first auction of the year

College of the Ozarks recognized as top college by U.S. News & World Report, Washington Monthly, Princeton Review
Sep
20

College of the Ozarks recognized as top college by U.S. News & World Report, Washington Monthly, Princeton Review

College of the Ozarks hosts area appreciation for annual patriotic play
Sep
16

College of the Ozarks hosts area appreciation for annual patriotic play

Students on the trip stop for photos outside the United States Capitol Building.
Sep
15

College of the Ozarks students participate in annual CitizenTrip® to Washington D.C.

Sep
15

College of the Ozarks welcomes new faculty members

The 9/11 Lest We Forget Memorial features a steel column from the Twin Towers that was donated to College of the Ozarks in 2015.
Sep
14

College of the Ozarks holds 9/11 Memorial Ceremony today

College of the Ozarks to hold 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on Monday, Sept. 12
Sep
08

College of the Ozarks to hold 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on Monday, Sept. 12

Seniors Landen Hildebrand and Alexa Begemann welcome new freshmen to campus on August 12.
Sep
06

New students at College of the Ozarks participate in week-long orientation

Tammy Holder, associate professor of agronomy at College of the Ozarks, was awarded the C of O Veteran Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award for 2022.
Sep
06

College of the Ozarks awards faculty member Veteran Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award

Dr. Christy Patrick, associate professor of education at College of the Ozarks, was awarded the C of O New Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award for 2022.
Sep
06

College of the Ozarks awards faculty member New Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award

Tom Krahenbuhl, State ESGR Chair, Dr. Davis, Chancellor, CofO accepting the award. CPT Jamin Pyatt, Professor Military Science, at CofO
Aug
19

College of the Ozarks honored by Department of Defense for extraordinary support of employees who serve in the National Guard and Reserves

College of the Ozarks student journalists awarded top honors by Mid-America National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Jul
28

College of the Ozarks student journalists awarded top honors by Mid-America National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

College of the Ozarks senior Anna Ginnings recipient of Mid-America National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2022 Walter Cronkite Scholarship
Jul
25

College of the Ozarks senior Anna Ginnings recipient of Mid-America National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2022 Walter Cronkite Scholarship

Alan Kahn, vice president of foodservice of the Idaho Potato Commission, presents the Postsecondary Educator of the Year Award to The Keeter Center Executive Chef Robert Stricklin.
Jul
11

College of the Ozarks Culinary Instructor Robert Stricklin earns 2022 Idaho Potato Commission Postsecondary Educator of the Year Award

Camper Emmie Wilks enjoys playing on the Camp Lookout playground. After two years of COVID precautions, Camp Lookout returned for a 28th year of summer camp.
Jul
05

College of the Ozarks hosts 28th Camp Lookout for area youth

Tanner Maasen, 2022 graduate, participated in the Computer Science presentation section.
Jul
05

College of the Ozarks seniors participate in Celebration of Scholarship, local business leaders serve as judges

School of the Ozarks students received the third-place title for the State Scholar Bowl competition. Pictured from left to right: Sophia Osborne, Lilly Barnes, Alieah Youngblood, Leah McBride, Scott McElvain, John Carswell, Jude Healey, Caleb Martin, and JoElla Carey.
Jul
05

School of the Ozarks places third in State Scholar Bowl competition

Students from the Education Department participate in Laundry Love.
Jun
20

College of the Ozarks Education Department participates in Laundry Love

Chancellor Davis and his wife celebrate the Chapel Choir’s accomplishment with the “Hard Work U” hand symbol
Jun
15

College of the Ozarks Chapel Choir performs at 39th Annual Vietnam Helicopter Pilot Association Reunion

KCOZ radio station attended and won several awards at the Missouri Broadcasters Association Awards Banquet.
Jun
15

College of the Ozarks radio station, KCOZ, honored at Missouri Broadcasters Association Awards Banquet

College of the Ozarks to host Honor America event Sunday, June 26, 2022
Jun
02

College of the Ozarks to host Honor America event Sunday, June 26, 2022

Al and Marty Waller present Mucyo Bangerezako and Hannah Aherin, 2022 C of O graduates, with the Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship to further their education.
May
27

College of the Ozarks graduates receive Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship

Author, leadership expert John Maxwell speaks to College of the Ozarks staff, faculty as part of employee development opportunity
May
18

Author, leadership expert John Maxwell speaks to College of the Ozarks staff, faculty as part of employee development opportunity

Dr. and Mrs. Johnson
May
10

Board of Trustees announces Dr. Brad Johnson as new president of College of the Ozarks, effective June 1, 2022

Alumna Abigail Rowe shovels mulch by the College’s Fire Station on Doc Good Day. Rowe now serves as development manager at C of O.
May
06

College of the Ozarks Alumni Association hosts Doc Good Day

School of the Ozarks hosts Commencement Ceremony on May 5, 2022
May
04

School of the Ozarks hosts Commencement Ceremony on May 5, 2022

The College of the Ozarks baccalaureate service and the commencement ceremony will take place in the Howell W. Keeter Athletic Complex at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., respectively. Commencement is a ticketed event for graduates and their families.
May
04

College of the Ozarks Commencement Ceremony to be held Saturday, May 7

College of the Ozarks students attend The Society of Professional Journalists award ceremony in Wichita, Kansas, on April 9, 2022. The Point’s student journalists received regional awards in several categories, including Best All-Around News Magazine. (L to R: Sophomore Johnny Zuidema, junior Aric Avey, senior Anna Ginnings, junior Verve Reposar, junior Bethany French, The Point Advisor Erin Hayes, junior Jaden Lester, sophomore Clancy Callahan, senior Sarah Best, junior Abby Riffel, and junior Cienna Romines.)
May
04

College of the Ozarks broadcast newsroom, "The Point", recognized for outstanding work in student journalism

Bonnie Todd, associate professor of nursing, presents Casey Miller, class of 2021, with a program mission award at last year’s Pinning and Blessing Ceremony.
May
03

The Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing at College of the Ozarks to hold 13th annual Pinning and Blessing Ceremony May 6, 2022

The members of the C of O Sigma Tau Delta chapter attending the four-day National Conference alongside club sponsors Dr. Charity Gibson, associate professor of English, and Dr. David Pedersen, assistant professor of Humanities. Back row, left to right: Dr. David Pedersen, senior Julia Giesey, senior Heaven Fisher, senior Jenna Carey, junior Michael Thompson, freshman Ian Hearn. Front row, left to right: senior Ty Robinson, senior Abigayle Money, sophomore Bonnie Van Wormer, senior Abby Vance, junior Verve Reposar, Dr. Charity Gibson.
Apr
27

College of the Ozarks English Honor Society attends National Conference in Atlanta, Georgia

One of the many pieces displayed in the Boger Art Gallery in the Jones Building on campus April 25 – 29.
Apr
22

College of the Ozarks senior art majors to exhibit in Boger Gallery April 25 – 27

Campers pose with a student counselor at Camp Lookout.
Apr
22

College of the Ozarks to reconvene free Summer Camp, Camp Lookout, for area children

“Members of the Concert Band perform an arranged piece for the spring Concert Band Performance.”
Apr
20

College of the Ozarks Concert Band to perform Friday, April 29

Jones Theatre Company to present Cirque de Variété
Apr
20

Jones Theatre Company to present Cirque de Variété

College of the Ozarks students place in events at Phi Beta Lambda State Conference, qualify to compete in National Competition
Apr
19

College of the Ozarks students place in events at Phi Beta Lambda State Conference, qualify to compete in National Competition

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 by College Consensus for 2022 Best Christian Colleges & Universities
Apr
19

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 by College Consensus for 2022 Best Christian Colleges & Universities

Dr. Alveda King and Jack Brewer, of America First Policy Institute, spoke at College of the Ozarks on April 12, 2022.
Apr
14

College of the Ozarks hosts Dr. Alveda King and Jack Brewer for cultural convocation

Members of the Jazz Ensemble perform an arranged piece.
Apr
12

College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble to perform in Jones Auditorium Friday, April 22

College of the Ozarks students present at the 2022 Great Plains Students’ Psychology Convention
Apr
08

College of the Ozarks students present at the 2022 Great Plains Students’ Psychology Convention

College of the Ozarks Partners with American Red Cross to Host Community Blood Drive
Apr
06

College of the Ozarks Partners with American Red Cross to Host Community Blood Drive

College of the Ozarks Chorale to perform concert Thursday, April 7
Apr
04

College of the Ozarks Chorale to perform concert Thursday, April 7

College of the Ozarks Ranked as No. 1 Bachelor of Science Nursing Program in Missouri
Mar
31

College of the Ozarks Ranked as No. 1 Bachelor of Science Nursing Program in Missouri

School of the Ozarks awarded Grand Champion in the Mark Twain Art conference
Mar
31

School of the Ozarks awarded Grand Champion in the Mark Twain Art conference

College of the Ozarks sends 50 students on inaugural Vocation Trip to Northwest Arkansas
Mar
31

College of the Ozarks sends 50 students on inaugural Vocation Trip to Northwest Arkansas

College of the Ozarks hosts “Room for Dissonance” Art Exhibit, through April 14
Mar
30

College of the Ozarks hosts “Room for Dissonance” Art Exhibit, through April 14

College of the Ozarks hosts 2022 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit
Mar
30

College of the Ozarks hosts 2022 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit

College of the Ozarks Agriculture Department hosts annual FFA Workshop
Mar
30

College of the Ozarks Agriculture Department hosts annual FFA Workshop

College of the Ozarks to Honor Missouri Vietnam Veterans March 29, 2022
Mar
23

College of the Ozarks to Honor Missouri Vietnam Veterans March 29, 2022

Ralph Foster Museum opens Legacy of Love Quilt Exhibit
Mar
22

Ralph Foster Museum opens Legacy of Love Quilt Exhibit

College of the Ozarks hosts spring 2022 Career Expo
Mar
11

College of the Ozarks hosts spring 2022 Career Expo

College of the Ozarks to host 2022 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit Friday, March 11
Mar
07

College of the Ozarks to host 2022 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit Friday, March 11

College of the Ozarks sends students to participate in Missouri Governor’s Student Leadership Forum
Mar
07

College of the Ozarks sends students to participate in Missouri Governor’s Student Leadership Forum

College of the Ozarks to host pianist and composer Matthew Bengtson on March 7
Mar
02

College of the Ozarks to host pianist and composer Matthew Bengtson March 7

College of the Ozarks theatre and music students to present “Tuck Everlasting,” March 4-8
Mar
01

College of the Ozarks theatre and music students to present “Tuck Everlasting,” March 4-8

College of the Ozarks College of the Ozarks Women’s Basketball Coach, George Wilson Passed Away
Feb
22

College of the Ozarks Women’s Basketball Coach, George Wilson Passed Away

College of the Ozarks hosts Open House for renovated women’s dorm
Feb
16

College of the Ozarks hosts Open House for renovated women’s dorm

School of the Ozarks to host Open House Thursday, Jan. 27
Jan
21

School of the Ozarks to host Open House Thursday, Jan. 27

College of the Ozarks hosts Character Camp for spring 2022 incoming class
Jan
20

College of the Ozarks hosts Character Camp for spring 2022 incoming class

College of the Ozarks Hosts “Constructed Mysteries” Art Exhibit, Jan. 17 – March 1
Jan
20

College of the Ozarks Hosts “Constructed Mysteries” Art Exhibit, Jan. 17 – March 1

College of the Ozarks students receive awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for 2020
Dec
28

College of the Ozarks students receive awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for 2020

College of the Ozarks staff lay wreaths in Springfield National Cemetery, Dec. 4
Dec
16

College of the Ozarks staff lay wreaths in Springfield National Cemetery, Dec. 4

Shoji Tabuchi documentary, created by communication arts students, shows at IMAX film festival
Dec
16

Shoji Tabuchi documentary, created by communication arts students, shows at IMAX film festival

College of the Ozarks hosts officer candidate Seth Ratliff’s commissioning ceremony Dec. 10 at 11 a.m.
Dec
16

College of the Ozarks hosts officer candidate Seth Ratliff’s commissioning ceremony Dec. 10 at 11 a.m.

College of the Ozarks Concert Band performs Christmas concert Friday, Dec. 3
Dec
10

College of the Ozarks Concert Band performs Christmas concert Friday, Dec. 3

College of the Ozarks Jones Theatre Company to present “The Play That Goes Wrong,” Dec. 3-5
Dec
02

College of the Ozarks Jones Theatre Company to present “The Play That Goes Wrong,” Dec. 3-5

College of the Ozarks Hosts NCCAA National Volleyball Tournament
Dec
02

College of the Ozarks Hosts NCCAA National Volleyball Tournament

College of the Ozarks students participate in University of Missouri TigerHacks
Dec
02

College of the Ozarks students participate in University of Missouri TigerHacks

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis to assume role as chancellor, effective June 2022
Nov
29

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis to assume role as chancellor, effective June 2022

Student holds logo of Operation Christmas Child during annual donation drive at College of the Ozarks.
Nov
23

College of the Ozarks hosts annual Operation Christmas Child donation drive

Attorneys argue case, College of the Ozarks vs. Biden, in U.S. Court of Appeals
Nov
18

Attorneys argue case, College of the Ozarks vs. Biden, in U.S. Court of Appeals

College of the Ozarks celebrates Veterans Week with Sunrise Service and Reading of the Names
Nov
11

College of the Ozarks celebrates Veterans Week with Sunrise Service and Reading of the Names

Alexis Rhodes, of Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, chosen as Miss Hard Work U. in College of the Ozarks 2021 Homecoming Coronation Ceremony
Nov
11

Alexis Rhodes, of Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, chosen as Miss Hard Work U. in College of the Ozarks 2021 Homecoming Coronation Ceremony

College of the Ozarks to Celebrate Veterans Week
Nov
05

College of the Ozarks to Celebrate Veterans Week

College of the Ozarks to host beef production sale on campus
Nov
02

College of the Ozarks to host beef production sale on campus

College of the Ozarks history professor one of 18 in the nation invited to American Civil War Seminar
Oct
26

College of the Ozarks history professor one of 18 in the nation invited to American Civil War Seminar

College of the Ozarks awards two faculty members New Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award
Oct
25

College of the Ozarks awards two faculty members New Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award

College of the Ozarks awards two faculty members Veteran Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award
Oct
25

College of the Ozarks awards two faculty members Veteran Faculty Member Five-Fold Mission Award

College of the Ozarks Professor Curt Wilkinson releases new book, KNOWN: A Year of Questions
Oct
20

College of the Ozarks Professor Curt Wilkinson releases new book, "KNOWN: A Year of Questions"

College of the Ozarks recognized as one of Great Colleges to Work For, 2021
Oct
19

College of the Ozarks recognized as one of Great Colleges to Work For, 2021

College of the Ozarks to host Music Teachers National Association Fall Piano Music Festival
Oct
18

College of the Ozarks to host Music Teachers National Association Fall Piano Music Festival

College of the Ozarks Homecoming planned for first weekend in November
Oct
14

College of the Ozarks Homecoming planned for first weekend in November

The Princeton Review recognizes College of the Ozarks among The Best 387 Colleges in the nation
Oct
14

The Princeton Review recognizes College of the Ozarks among The Best 387 Colleges in the nation

Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks at College of the Ozarks Convocation
Oct
12

Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks at College of the Ozarks Convocation

Associate professor of English Paige Ray, during her first time to experience Washington, D.C., serves as sponsor for the second annual College of the Ozarks CitizenTrip™.
Oct
08

College of the Ozarks students participate in annual CitizenTrip™ in Washington, D.C., New York City

College of the Ozarks to host annual auction
Oct
05

College of the Ozarks to host annual auction

Second group of students to go on the CitizenTrip© to Washington D.C. and New York City
Oct
01

Second group of students to go on the CitizenTrip© to Washington D.C. and New York City

College of the Ozarks rebroadcasts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education
Oct
01

College of the Ozarks rebroadcasts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis spurs resolution to acknowledge Vietnam Veterans
Sep
30

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis spurs resolution to acknowledge Vietnam Veterans

College of the Ozarks hosts area appreciation for annual patriotic play
Sep
28

College of the Ozarks hosts area appreciation for annual patriotic play

College of the Ozarks hosts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education, Sept. 16-17
Sep
20

College of the Ozarks hosts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education, Sept. 16-17

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck, per Washington Monthly 2021 ranking
Sep
16

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck, per "Washington Monthly" 2021 ranking

College of the Ozarks receives four No. 1 rankings in 2022 U.S. News & World Report
Sep
15

College of the Ozarks receives four No. 1 rankings in 2022 "U.S. News & World Report"

College of the Ozarks holds 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
Sep
14

College of the Ozarks holds 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

College of the Ozarks hosts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education with nationally renowned speakers
Sep
09

College of the Ozarks hosts The National Symposium on Patriotic Education with nationally renowned speakers

Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks to reopen Wednesday, September 8
Sep
08

Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks to reopen Wednesday, September 8

College of the Ozarks hosts “resilient” Art Exhibit, Sept. 7 – Oct. 6
Sep
08

College of the Ozarks hosts “resilient” Art Exhibit, Sept. 7 – Oct. 6

College of the Ozarks launches Fall 2021 semester
Aug
23

College of the Ozarks launches Fall 2021 semester

Ryan Manion
Aug
17

College of the Ozarks announces Ryan Manion as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education

 Fourteen States File Brief in Support of College of the Ozarks
Aug
13

Fourteen States File Brief in Support of College of the Ozarks

Former Vice President Mike Pence with American flag in the background
Aug
02

Former Vice President Mike Pence announced as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education

Image of C of O front sign
Jul
30

8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals grants request of Alliance Defending Freedom to expedite College of the Ozarks case

College of the Ozarks announces Edward Graham as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education
Jul
20

College of the Ozarks announces Edward Graham as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education

College of the Ozarks announces Sarah Huckabee Sanders as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education
Jul
07

College of the Ozarks announces Sarah Huckabee Sanders as featured speaker for The National Symposium on Patriotic Education

Matthew Isherwood, senior nursing major, and J.D. Kennedy, junior conservation and wildlife management major, explain their research project to Dr. Mark Nowack, professor of engineering and director of the engineering department.
Jun
30

College of the Ozarks hosts annual Celebration of Student Scholarship, Research, and Creative Work

College of the Ozarks Mass Communication Department celebrates award winners in videography
Jun
24

College of the Ozarks Mass Communication Department celebrates award winners in videography

College of the Ozarks graduates receive the Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship
Jun
23

College of the Ozarks graduates receive the Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship

“The Point,” College of the Ozarks student-produced newscast, receives Missouri Broadcast Educators Association, Society of Professional Journalists awards
Jun
22

Student-produced newscast receives Missouri Broadcast Educators Association, Society of Professional Journalists awards

College of the Ozarks asks appeals court to halt Biden order that opens dorms, showers to opposite sex
Jun
14

College of the Ozarks asks appeals court to halt Biden order that opens dorms, showers to opposite sex

College of the Ozarks Honor America event postponed to 2022
Jun
14

College of the Ozarks Honor America event postponed to 2022

Headshot of Dr. Ben Carson
Jun
08

Dr. Ben Carson first speaker announced for National Symposium on Patriotic Education, College of the Ozarks to host

College of the Ozarks states “fight has just begun” after injunction, temporary restraining order denied
May
20

College of the Ozarks states “fight has just begun” after injunction, temporary restraining order denied

Lee Greenwood and SSG Shilo Harris present the Lee Greenwood Patriot Award to Dr. Jerry C. Davis.
May
14

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis receives Lee Greenwood Patriot Award

Alumna Sandy Cooper paints a fence by the College’s Scripture Garden on Doc Good Day.
May
07

Alumni Association hosts 12th annual Doc Good Day

College of the Ozarks to open campus for visitors, beginning with Hoge Greenhouses on May 10
May
06

College of the Ozarks to open campus for visitors, beginning with Hoge Greenhouses on May 10

School of the Ozarks senior one of 65 chosen from across the nation to receive the Falcon Foundation Scholarship
May
06

School of the Ozarks senior one of 65 chosen from across the nation to receive the Falcon Foundation Scholarship

College of the Ozarks students compete in Phi Beta Lambda state conference
May
05

College of the Ozarks students compete in Phi Beta Lambda state conference

The Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing at College of the Ozarks to hold 12th annual Pinning and Blessing Ceremony May 8
May
05

The Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing at College of the Ozarks to hold 12th annual Pinning and Blessing Ceremony May 8 - INTERNAL

College of the Ozarks art students host senior exhibition
Apr
30

College of the Ozarks art students host senior exhibition

College of the Ozarks Chorale to host spring concert April 29
Apr
28

College of the Ozarks Chorale to host spring concert April 29 - INTERNAL

College of the Ozarks named by The Princeton Review as one of The Best Value Colleges in the nation
Apr
26

College of the Ozarks named by The Princeton Review as one of The Best Value Colleges in the nation

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 Best Christian Colleges and Universities, 2021, by College Consensus
Apr
26

College of the Ozarks ranked No. 1 Best Christian Colleges and Universities, 2021, by College Consensus

College of the Ozarks hosts spring 2021 Career Expo
Apr
23

College of the Ozarks hosts spring 2021 Career Expo

Jones Theatre Company to present Cirque de Variété
Apr
23

Jones Theatre Company to present Cirque de Variété - INTERNAL EVENT

Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks at College of the Ozarks Convocation
Apr
22

Dr. Alveda King, niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., speaks at College of the Ozarks Convocation

College of the Ozarks Concert Band to perform April 30
Apr
22

College of the Ozarks Concert Band to perform April 30 - INTERNAL EVENT

College of the Ozarks Music Department hosts Jazz Combo Concert
Apr
21

College of the Ozarks Music Department hosts Jazz Combo Concert - INTERNAL EVENT

College of the Ozarks Commencement Overview, Class of 2020 and 2021
Apr
20

College of the Ozarks Commencement Overview, Class of 2020 and 2021 - INTERNAL EVENT

College of the Ozarks challenges Biden order that opens dorms, showers to opposite sex
Apr
15

College of the Ozarks challenges Biden order that opens dorms, showers to opposite sex

College of the Ozarks ranked in Top 20 by College Consensus for 2021 Best Small Colleges
Apr
08

College of the Ozarks ranked in Top 20 by College Consensus for 2021 Best Small Colleges

College of the Ozarks theatre and music students present “Clue the Musical” as spring production
Mar
31

College of the Ozarks theatre and music students present "Clue the Musical" as spring production - INTERNAL EVENT ONLY

College of the Ozarks to host livestream event featuring the Honorable Newt Gingrich
Mar
30

College of the Ozarks to host livestream event featuring the Honorable Newt Gingrich

College of the Ozarks professor Clara Christian to perform piano recital
Mar
30

College of the Ozarks professor Clara Christian to perform piano recital - INTERNAL EVENT ONLY

College of the Ozarks ranked in the top 50 colleges for Small Business Management Degree Program
Mar
17

College of the Ozarks ranked in the top 50 colleges for Small Business Management Degree Program

Mar
13

College of the Ozarks announces change to athletic program

College of the Ozarks hosts the Honorable Newt Gingrich as the keynote speaker for the Spring Forum on Free Enterprise. The forum took place on March 8, 2021, at The Keeter Center.
Mar
11

College of the Ozarks hosts the Honorable Newt Gingrich for 2021 Spring Forum on Free Enterprise

College of the Ozarks mourns the passing of alumnus, USAF Major General Jerry Ragsdale
Mar
04

College of the Ozarks mourns the passing of alumnus, USAF Major General Jerry Ragsdale

Brian Crouse, adjunct professor at College of the Ozarks
Mar
04

College of the Ozarks engineering students learn from space professional in Space Systems Engineering course

College of the Ozarks Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing ranked as Top Five program in Missouri for 2021
Feb
24

College of the Ozarks Armstrong McDonald School of Nursing ranked as Top Five program in Missouri for 2021

College of the Ozarks participates in Night to Shine, a prom night experience for people with special needs
Feb
12

College of the Ozarks participates in Night to Shine, a prom night experience for people with special needs

College of the Ozarks, School of the Ozarks to resume athletic competition
Feb
02

College of the Ozarks, School of the Ozarks to resume athletic competition

School of the Ozarks to host virtual Open House
Feb
01

School of the Ozarks to host virtual Open House

College of the Ozarks dairy receives "Excellent" classifications, national rankings from Holstein Association
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks dairy receives "Excellent" classifications, national rankings from Holstein Association

College of the Ozarks students place in state piano competition
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks students place in state piano competition

College of the Ozarks hosts Character Camp for spring 2021 incoming class
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks hosts Character Camp for spring 2021 incoming class

Photo of Dr. Jerry C. Davis
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis responds to cancellation of 1776 Commission

Headshot of President Jerry C. Davis
Dec
19

College of the Ozarks President Jerry C. Davis appointed by White House to 1776 Commission

College of the Ozarks Theatre Department to present “Babette’s Feast,” Dec. 7-10
Dec
04

College of the Ozarks Theatre Department to present “Babette’s Feast,” Dec. 7-10

College of the Ozarks nursing program granted approval through 2025 by Missouri State Board of Nursing
Nov
19

College of the Ozarks nursing program granted approval through 2025 by Missouri State Board of Nursing

College of the Ozarks presents Wittick Faculty Awards to esteemed professors
Nov
16

College of the Ozarks presents Wittick Faculty Awards to esteemed professors

College of the Ozarks celebrates Veterans Week with Sunrise Service and Reading of Names
Nov
13

College of the Ozarks celebrates Veterans Week with Sunrise Service and Reading of Names

College of the Ozarks to host Operation Christmas Child drop-off for community, on-campus shoebox packing
Nov
13

College of the Ozarks to host Operation Christmas Child drop-off for community, on-campus shoebox packing

Noelle Zeller chosen as Miss Hard Work U. in College of the Ozarks 2020 Homecoming Coronation Ceremony
Nov
13

Noelle Zeller chosen as Miss Hard Work U. in College of the Ozarks 2020 Homecoming Coronation Ceremony

College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble to perform concert this Friday, Nov. 13
Nov
12

College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble to perform concert this Friday, Nov. 13

College of the Ozarks hosts 13th annual White Coat Ceremony for nursing students
Nov
11

College of the Ozarks hosts 13th annual White Coat Ceremony for nursing students

College of the Ozarks mourns the passing of Dr. Howell W. Keeter, remembers his 50 years of service
Nov
09

College of the Ozarks mourns the passing of Dr. Howell W. Keeter, remembers his 50 years of service

College of the Ozarks to host virtual Commencement this Sunday, Nov. 8
Nov
03

College of the Ozarks to host virtual Commencement this Sunday, Nov. 8

Oct
29

College of the Ozarks, The Keeter Center earn 2020 TripAdvisor®️ Travelers’ Choice Awards

Oct
28

College of the Ozarks named Best Culinary School in Missouri Life, 2020

College of the Ozarks to celebrate Homecoming 2020: Your Time to Shine
Oct
28

College of the Ozarks to celebrate Homecoming 2020: Your Time to Shine

College of the Ozarks theatre students to present “All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten,” Oct. 15 – 18
Oct
19

College of the Ozarks theatre students to present “All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten,” Oct. 15 – 18

College of the Ozarks students participate in summer internships
Oct
16

College of the Ozarks students participate in summer internships

Oct
16

School of the Ozarks senior announced as National Merit Scholarship Commended Student

Oct
13

College of the Ozarks hosts President of The Global Orphan Project Trace Thurlby

Oct
02

College of the Ozarks recognized as one of Great Colleges to Work For, 2020

Bright orange tulip-shaped ceramic vase.
Sep
24

College of the Ozarks hosts ceramic artist Eric Ordway for exhibit in Boger Gallery

Sep
22

College of the Ozarks to host estate planning webinar Monday, Sept. 28

Sep
21

School of the Ozarks ranks No.15 nationwide on Classic Learning Test, classically based test equivalent to ACT, SAT

College of the Ozarks reveals plans for The William S. Knight Center for Patriotic Education on campus
Sep
18

College of the Ozarks reveals plans for The William S. Knight Center for Patriotic Education on campus

Sep
17

School of the Ozarks welcomes three new faculty members

Sep
15

College of the Ozarks welcomes seven new faculty members

College of the Ozarks tops three lists for 2021 U.S. News & World Report college rankings
Sep
14

College of the Ozarks tops three lists for 2021 U.S. News & World Report college rankings

Sep
14

College of the Ozarks nursing student saves a life

College of the Ozarks ranked “No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck,” “No. 1 Bachelor’s College,” per Washington Monthly 2020 Ranking
Sep
11

College of the Ozarks ranked “No. 1 Best Bang for the Buck,” “No. 1 Bachelor’s College,” per Washington Monthly 2020 Ranking

Sep
11

College of the Ozarks holds 9/11 Memorial Ceremony today, Sept. 11, 2020

Sep
01

College of the Ozarks to host Homecoming (Nov. 5-7), Commencement (Nov. 8) virtually

College of the Ozarks to hold 9/11 Memorial Ceremony
Sep
01

College of the Ozarks to hold 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

College of the Ozarks hosted Character Camp for the Fall 2020 incoming class Aug. 17-23 2020.
Aug
31

College of the Ozarks hosted Character Camp for the Fall 2020 incoming class Aug. 17-23 2020.

Junior Stacy Roberts, marketing major, and junior Celine Douthit, public relations major, review a document in the administrative offices during the Summer Work Education Program in June.
Aug
24

College of the Ozarks to launch fall semester today, Aug. 24

College of the Ozarks student newscast, “The Point,” recognized nationally
Aug
18

College of the Ozarks student newscast, “The Point,” recognized nationally

Aug
18

College of the Ozarks student newscast, “The Point,” recognized nationally

College of the Ozarks business students take Top Ten in national Phi Beta Lambda competitions
Aug
17

College of the Ozarks business students take Top Ten in national Phi Beta Lambda competitions

Media student in editing suite.
Aug
07

C of O student newscast, “The Point,” receives awards from Society of Professional Journalists, Missouri Broadcast Educators Association

Headshot of scholarship recipient Ethan Davidson
Aug
05

College of the Ozarks graduate receives the Chris Waller Memorial Scholarship

Jul
30

College of the Ozarks, including School of the Ozarks, to suspend athletic competition for fall 2020

Honor America event at College of the Ozarks postponed until 2021
Jun
23

Honor America event at College of the Ozarks postponed until 2021

Bryan Cizek appointed dean of Work Education Program
Jun
19

College of the Ozarks appoints Bryan Cizek dean of Work Education Program

Dr. Weston Wiebe named Chief Operating Officer at College of the Ozarks
Jun
19

Dr. Weston Wiebe named Chief Operating Officer at College of the Ozarks

Honoring a legacy with each stitch, College of the Ozarks makes “Mynette’s Masks” for first responders, community
Jun
11

Honoring a legacy with each stitch, College of the Ozarks makes “Mynette’s Masks” for first responders, community

Jun
03

Response to Racial Injustice from President Jerry C. Davis

Jack Carswell and father, Dr. Justin Carswell, vice president for Christian ministries and dean of the chapel at College of the Ozarks
May
29

School of the Ozarks graduate, Jack Carswell, accepted to West Point

College of the Ozarks to honor graduates through online chapel service
May
22

College of the Ozarks to honor graduates through online chapel service

School of the Ozarks administrators visit homes of graduating seniors
May
08

School of the Ozarks administrators visit homes of graduating seniors

College of the Ozarks radio station wins First Place Awards from Missouri Broadcasters Association
May
07

College of the Ozarks radio station wins First Place Awards from Missouri Broadcasters Association

Transition to remote learning at C of O brings out creativity, utilizes technology
May
07

Transition to remote learning at C of O brings out creativity, utilizes technology

News from Hard Work U
Apr
24

College of the Ozarks Commencement to take place in conjunction with Homecoming, Nov. 8, 2020

College of the Ozarks finds ways to serve others in unique times
Apr
03

College of the Ozarks finds ways to serve others in unique times

College of the Ozarks staff, faculty cover workstations in absence of students
Mar
26

College of the Ozarks staff, faculty cover workstations in absence of students

College of the Ozarks staff, faculty launch Bobcat Care Team, calling 1,500 students to encourage, check in
Mar
19

College of the Ozarks staff, faculty launch Bobcat Care Team, calling 1,500 students to encourage, check in

College student in polo and jeans in front of classroom of fourth graders dressed in red.
Mar
12

School of the Ozarks students collaborate with elementary school in Chennai, India

Mar
12

College of the Ozarks to extend spring break, move to online classes

Artwork of Sandra Sell
Mar
06

College of the Ozarks hosts ceramic artist Sandra Sell for art exhibit, lecture

Mar
06

College of the Ozarks Chorale to perform in Springfield Symphony Saturday, March 28

Team photo of Lady Bobcats
Mar
06

C of O Lady Bobcat Basketball team wins the A.I.I. Conference Championship

Auditorium at College of the Ozarks
Mar
04

C of O Guest Artist Recital to feature percussionist Mariana Aun in concert March 10

College of the Ozarks nursing students participate in March for Life in Washington, D.C.
Mar
03

College of the Ozarks nursing students participate in March for Life in Washington, D.C.

School of the Ozarks instructor participates in conference.
Mar
02

School of the Ozarks, The Classical Thistle partner to host annual Classical Christian Education Conference

C of O performs Pirates of Penzance
Feb
20

College of the Ozarks theatre and music students present “The Pirates of Penzance,” March 6-9

C of O receives Holstein ranking
Feb
12

College of the Ozarks dairy receives national Holstein ranking

College of the Ozarks to host 2020 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit Friday, Feb. 21
Feb
10

College of the Ozarks to host 2020 S. Truett Cathy Poverty Summit Friday, Feb. 21

Tiffany Adams receives a warm welcome as she walks the red carpet at The Keeter Center, accompanied by her buddy, Rachel Haynes, senior history major.
Feb
10

College of the Ozarks hosts Night to Shine for guests with special needs

Area Schools Art Show
Feb
07

College of the Ozarks hosts Area Schools Art Show, Feb. 23 – May 14

Keeter Center Events
Feb
06

College of the Ozarks to host annual events at The Keeter Center

Dr. Jay Richards
Feb
04

Dr. Jay W. Richards speaks at College of the Ozarks

C of O students attend US Naval Academy Leadership Conference
Jan
30

College of the Ozarks students attend U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference

At last year’s event, junior Johnny Cummings, public relations major and Spanish minor, enjoys the annual Night to Shine event at College of the Ozarks with his guest, Gabriel Casiano.
Jan
30

College of the Ozarks to host Night to Shine Friday, Feb. 7, at The Keeter Center

School of the Ozarks faculty dressed up as “Narnia” characters for the students
Jan
28

S of O holds Classical Christian Community Event

United States White House
Jan
27

College of the Ozarks senior interns at the White House

Dr. Clara Christian, associate professor of music
Jan
24

College of the Ozarks professor to perform with the Missouri Philharmonic Orchestra

Military Uniforms on display in the Museum
Jan
23

Ralph Foster Museum at College of the Ozarks to offer Area Appreciation beginning Monday, Jan. 27

Hard Work U. Logo
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks Aquatics Department offers swim lessons

S of O teacher and students
Jan
22

School of the Ozarks to host Open House Thursday, Jan. 30

Student, Ben Lunsford, packing meals
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks hosts Feeding Children Everywhere Meal Packing Event

The cubist, ceramic vessels sculpted by John P. Gill
Jan
22

College of the Ozarks hosts ceramic artist and educator John P. Gill for art exhibit and lecture

College of the Ozarks assistant professor of art places pottery inside the kiln
Jan
20

Wood-fired kilns bring students, faculty, and community together at College of the Ozarks

School of the Ozarks sophomores in costume for Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet”
Jan
20

School of the Ozarks sophomore class experiences Shakespearean Workshop

Tony Melendex
Jan
17

College of the Ozarks hosts singer and composer Tony Melendez

Students participating in a challenge course
Jan
16

College of the Ozarks welcomes new students during Character Camp orientation week

College of the Ozark students senior Brian Hofmann, junior Tanner Maasen, sophomore Josiah Falukos, and freshman Ulpiana Bokshi
Dec
17

College of the Ozarks Students compete in a 36-hour programming Competition

A group of College of the Ozarks and School of the Ozarks students at Springfield National Cemetery
Dec
17

College of the Ozarks students lay wreaths in Springfield National Cemetery, Dec. 14

Lady Bobcats with NCCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball National Championship banner
Dec
16

College of the Ozarks Volleyball team claims 2019 NCCAA DI WVB National Championship

C of O Fruitcake in a holiday setting
Dec
13

Forbes magazine furthers College of the Ozarks fruitcake tradition

Instructor assists students using laptop
Dec
12

College of the Ozarks scores financial grade of “A,” per Forbes magazine

Missouri State Veterans Cemetery with Christmas wreaths
Dec
09

College of the Ozarks students to lay wreaths in Springfield National Cemetery, Dec. 14

“Three Sisters” oil painting by Brian Roe
Dec
06

Annual White River Painting Exhibit winners announced at Ralph Foster Museum

C of O student with children in Belize
Dec
06

College of the Ozarks students, faculty, and staff serve others in Belize

“Ken Ludwig’s Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood
Dec
02

College of the Ozarks theatre students to present “Ken Ludwig’s Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood,” Dec. 6 - 8

Adjunct instructor plays with C of O Jazz Ensemble
Dec
02

College of the Ozarks Jazz Ensemble to perform Thursday, Dec. 12

Shop Small - support student-made
Nov
21

College of the Ozarks to participate in Small Business Saturday

Volleyball competition
Nov
21

College of the Ozarks to host NCCAA National Volleyball Championship

Students at World Forage Analysis Superbowl
Nov
21

College of the Ozarks earns top honors at World Forage Analysis Superbowl

Students gather in front of the Hope Center dome
Nov
21

School of the Ozarks students travel for annual mission trips

Concert Bank performing
Nov
19

College of the Ozarks Concert Band to perform Christmas concert Friday, Dec. 6

Chapel during Christmas Card to the Community
Nov
18

College of the Ozarks to host Christmas Card to the Community Dec. 14-15

Christmas decoration
Nov
15

College of the Ozarks to host Christmas events in the month of December

Ag student with Registered Herefords beside chapel
Nov
08

College of the Ozarks to host beef production sale on campus

Miss Hard Work U. and her court
Nov
07

Mikayla Nix, of Ft. Smith, chosen as Miss Hard Work U. in College of the Ozarks 2019 Homecoming Coronation Ceremony

Cadet at Missouri Gold Star Families Memorial
Nov
05

College of the Ozarks to celebrate Veterans Week

Author and world record holder, Todd Huston
Nov
05

Todd Huston, author and world record holder, speaks at College of the Ozarks convocation

Christmas brunch logo
Nov
05

College of the Ozarks to host holiday events at The Keeter Center in November, December

Close up image of bass being played
Oct
30

College of the Ozarks to host piano quartet on Nov. 6

C of O Orchestra
Oct
24

College of the Ozarks Chorale and Orchestra to perform Friday, Oct. 25

Artist Delro Rosco with students observing
Oct
23

College of the Ozarks hosts New Mornings Art Exhibit Oct. 8 – Nov. 19

"Fiddler Girl" oil painting
Oct
18

Ralph Foster Museum invites artists to submit paintings for annual White River Painting Exhibit

Logo for Homecoming 2019
Oct
17

College of the Ozarks Homecoming planned for early November

Col. John Clark greets cadet
Oct
17

College of the Ozarks showcases Military Science All Class Formation, Oct. 11

C of O Ag students
Oct
17

College of the Ozarks Collegiate Farm Bureau Chapter serves at Missouri Veterans Cemetery

Short Form Non-Fiction honorees
Oct
11

College of the Ozarks students receive awards from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

Sarah Huckabee Sanders at C of O
Oct
11

College of the Ozarks hosts Sarah Huckabee Sanders for annual fall convocation, Oct. 10, 2019

College of the Ozarks music ensemble
Oct
10

College of the Ozarks to host a Night of Worship Event, Monday, Oct. 28

Students at Iwo Jima Memorial
Oct
08

150 College of the Ozarks students experience CitizenTrip™ in Washington, D.C.

C of O annual auction
Sep
30

College of the Ozarks to host annual auction

Student in Stained Glass and Candle Shop
Sep
27

College of the Ozarks to host fall Open House at student industries

Students with dairy cows
Sep
27

College of the Ozarks dairy receives awards at Missouri State Fair and Ozark Empire Fair

War memorial on Omaha Beach in Normandy.
Jul
03

College of the Ozarks students travel to Normandy for 75th anniversary of D-Day

C of O Phi Beta Lambda students compete at state conference.
May
30

Twenty-six College of the Ozarks students compete at Phi Beta Lambda state conference

World War II Veteran Hall Duncan will travel with the Patriotic Education Travel Program from June 2-13, to Normandy, for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
May
28

College of the Ozarks students, World War II Veteran, to travel to Normandy for 75th anniversary

(L-R): senior Kyle Kapella, senior Grace Meiners, senior Abigail Rowe, trip sponsor Erin Blake, senior Marcus Dougherty, junior Noah Burton, junior BettyAnn Jurgensmeyer.
May
28

College of the Ozarks and Honor Flight of the Ozarks send students to Washington, D.C.

May
23

College of the Ozarks hosts faculty and friends concert at Villa Vista

Staff member who is recognized by peers as an outstanding member of the institution, within the non-faculty staff at C of O.
May
22

College of the Ozarks awards Annette Sain Staff Organization Member of the Year Award

College of the Ozarks Chapel Choir, directed by Gregg Busch, will go to Hawaii for a six-day tour.
May
22

College of the Ozarks Chapel Choir travels to Hawaii for summer experience

Five baby swans born at C of O.
May
22

College of the Ozarks welcomes five baby swans

Alumni and veterans cleaning and polishing memorials at Patriots Park
May
17

College of the Ozarks Alumni Association hosts Doc Good Day