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U of O named one of nation's "Best Disability Friendly" universities

Date Released: 6/2/2016

University of the Ozarks has been ranked as one of the "50 Best Disability Friendly Colleges and Universities" in the country by the online publication College Choice.

Hutto finds harmony in mathematics and history

Date Released: 5/2/2016

University of the Ozarks student Samantha Hutto has found an illuminating harmony in the unlikely double majors of history and mathematics.

Frost to present at learning disabilities conference Feb. 14-18

Date Released: 1/25/2016

Jones Learning Center Director Julia Frost will be participating in a pair of presentations during the Learning Disabilities Association of America's national conference in Orlando, Fla., on Feb. 14-18.

JLC staff, students receive training in new text-to-speech technology

Date Released: 1/25/2016

The entire Jones Learning Center staff as well as six JLC students were trained recently in new text-to-speech software programs.

JLC to host Dallas reception at dyslexia association meeting

Date Released: 10/14/2014

Administrators from University of the Ozarks and the Jones Learning Center will present a reception preceding a meeting by the Dallas, Texas, branch of the International Dyslexia Association, scheduled for Monday, Oct. 20, at the Dallas Academy.

Ozarks ranked No. 4 in South by U.S. News

Date Released: 9/10/2014

University of the Ozarks has been ranked the fourth best college in the South in the latest college rankings by "U.S. News & World Report."

Frost's article on transitioning published in education magazine

Date Released: 9/5/2014

An article written by Jones Learning Center Director Julia Frost on helping students with learning disabilities transition from high school has been published by a leading education magazine.

University Launches Microsite for Jones Learning Center

Date Released: 8/12/2014

University of the Ozarks has launched a new microsite to promote the services and success stories of its Jones Learning Center, which has been helping students with learning disabilities earn a college degree at the University for more than 40 years.

Frost to speak at state learning disabilities conference

Date Released: 3/7/2013

Jones Learning Center Director Julia Frost will be one of the featured speakers at the annual conference of the Learning Disabilities Association of Arkansas (LDAA), scheduled for Saturday, March 9, in North Little Rock, Ark.

Radio show on poetry and short stories latest venture for versatile Risher

Date Released: 2/15/2013

It may seem unlikely that the host of the campus' sports talk radio show would also be developing a show about poetry and short stories, but senior Kourtney Risher, with his trademark drive, wouldn't let that stop him.

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