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Women’S Chorus And Ouachita Singers To Present Spring Concert April 18, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Women’S Chorus And Ouachita Singers To Present Spring Concert April 18, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will present the Women’s Chorus and Ouachita Singers in their spring concert Thursday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m. in McBeth Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public.


609 Volunteers Serve The Arkadelphia Community For Spring 2019 Tiger Serve Day, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

609 Volunteers Serve The Arkadelphia Community For Spring 2019 Tiger Serve Day, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau

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A grand total of 609 students, faculty and staff gathered to serve the community of Arkadelphia on Saturday, April 6, as part of Ouachita Baptist University’s semi-annual service blitz, Tiger Serve Day. The community-wide event consisted of 110 projects completed by the volunteers while focusing on this year’s theme of “Lending a Hand.”


Ouachita Names Jim Lloyd Director Of Athletic Bands And Instrumental Music Education, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita Names Jim Lloyd Director Of Athletic Bands And Instrumental Music Education, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University has named Jim Lloyd, Ouachita alumnus, as director of athletic bands and instrumental music education effective fall 2019.


Ouachita To Host Clarinetist Chelsea Villanueva In Concert April 17, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita To Host Clarinetist Chelsea Villanueva In Concert April 17, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host clarinetist Chelsea Villanueva in concert on Wednesday, April 17, at 8 p.m. in Ouachita’s McBeth Recital Hall in Mabee Fine Arts Center. The concert, which is part of Ouachita’s Guest Artist series, is free and open to the public.


Ouachita Finance Students Win National G.A.M.E. Forum Competition For Management Of Ary Student Investment Fund, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita Finance Students Win National G.A.M.E. Forum Competition For Management Of Ary Student Investment Fund, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Twelve Ouachita Baptist University finance students were named first place winners at the ninth annual Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (G.A.M.E.) Forum held March 28-30 in New York City. Ouachita was awarded first place in the intercollegiate competition’s undergraduate value investment category for the group’s management of the Ary Student Investment Fund, a Ouachita stock portfolio of approximately $1.2 million.


Ouachita Student Group To Host Autism Awareness Walk On April 13, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita Student Group To Host Autism Awareness Walk On April 13, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau

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One of Ouachita Baptist University’s student organizations, Chi Mu women’s social club, will host its first Autism Awareness Walk on Saturday, April 13, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Arkadelphia High School football stadium in honor of Autism Awareness Month. The walk will raise money for the Arkansas Autism Foundation.


Ouachita Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Members Present At 2019 Annual Convention, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society Members Present At 2019 Annual Convention, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau

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Seven Ouachita Baptist University students presented their academic work at the Sigma Tau Delta international English honor society’s 2019 national convention in St. Louis March 27-30. Ouachita chapter members presented academic papers as well as one of the convention’s 32 roundtable discussions, a first for Ouachita.


Ouachita To Present “Oklahoma!” As Spring Musical April 11-14, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau Apr 2019

Ouachita To Present “Oklahoma!” As Spring Musical April 11-14, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s School of Fine Arts will present one of the most performed shows in America, “Oklahoma!,” beginning Thursday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Jones Performing Arts Center. Performances will continue April 12-13 at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee performance on Sunday, April 14, at 2:30 p.m. Tickets may be purchased from the OBU Box Office for $12 each.


Ouachita To Host Innovation Summit, Keynote Speaker Rep. Bruce Westerman, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita To Host Innovation Summit, Keynote Speaker Rep. Bruce Westerman, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University will host its inaugural Innovation Summit on Monday, April 8. The summit, which focuses this year on “Sustainable Forestry and Wood Products for the Future,” will feature presentations by experts in the fields of forestry and innovative wood products, including keynote speaker Congressman Bruce Westerman. It will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Walker Conference Center on Ouachita’s campus.


Ouachita’S Dooley And Martin To Perform Sophomore Recitals March 29, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita’S Dooley And Martin To Perform Sophomore Recitals March 29, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist university’s Division of Music will host Logan Dooley and Madeline Martin in their sophomore recitals Friday, March 29, at 11 a.m. The recitals will be held in McBeth Recital Hall in Mabee Fine Arts Center and are free and open to the public.


Ouachita’S Elrod Center To Host Spring 2019 Tiger Serve Day On April 6, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita’S Elrod Center To Host Spring 2019 Tiger Serve Day On April 6, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Elrod Center for Family and Community will host Tiger Serve Day on Saturday, April 6. The semi-annual campus-wide service initiative is held every semester as an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to serve the broader Arkadelphia community. The Tiger Serve Day theme for the 2018-2019 academic year is “Lending a Hand.”


Ouachita Percussion Ensemble To Present Concert April 3, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita Percussion Ensemble To Present Concert April 3, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Percussion Ensemble will present a concert on Wednesday, April 3, at 8 p.m. in Ouachita’s McBeth Recital Hall in Mabee Fine Arts Center. The concert is free and open to the public.


Ouachita Art Exhibit To Showcase Work Of Visual Arts Faculty Through March 28, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita Art Exhibit To Showcase Work Of Visual Arts Faculty Through March 28, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Department of Visual Arts is hosting an art exhibit in its Rosemary Gossett Adams Gallery through March 28 that features the work of its faculty members. A reception for the exhibit will be held Tuesday, March 26, at 11 a.m. in the first floor of the Adams Gallery, which is located in Moses-Provine Hall. The exhibit is free and open to the public.


Ouachita To Host Melba Pattillo Beals Of The Little Rock Nine On April 2 For Birkett Williams Lecture, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita To Host Melba Pattillo Beals Of The Little Rock Nine On April 2 For Birkett Williams Lecture, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University will host Melba Pattillo Beals, who is widely known as a member of the Little Rock Nine, for a lecture on Tuesday, April 2, at 7 p.m. in Jones Performing Arts Center. The lecture is free and open to the public and is part of Ouachita’s Birkett Williams Endowed Lecture Series. Following the lecture, Dr. Beals also will have a book signing from 8 to 10 p.m. in Walker Conference Center on Ouachita’s campus.


Ouachita Students Attend Midwest Model United Nations, Spencer Worth Receives Best Position Paper Award, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita Students Attend Midwest Model United Nations, Spencer Worth Receives Best Position Paper Award, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University was one of 36 colleges to send delegates to the Midwest Model United Nations, which was held in St. Louis, Mo., in late February. Ouachita sophomore Spencer Worth won a Best Position Paper Award at the event.


Ouachita To Host Guest Artists Danilo Mezzadri And Susan Ruggiero For Flute Day March 9, Katelyn Myers, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita To Host Guest Artists Danilo Mezzadri And Susan Ruggiero For Flute Day March 9, Katelyn Myers, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host flutist Danilo Mezzadri and soprano Susan Ruggiero on Saturday, March 9, for the university’s first annual Flute Day. Events and classes will be held throughout the day and will conclude with a Flute Ensemble concert at 4 p.m. and a concert at 5 p.m. featuring the guest artists. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will be held in McBeth Recital Hall in Mabee Fine Arts Center.


Ouachita Student Foundation Named District Outstanding Student Advancement Organization, Selby Tucker Named Outstanding Student Leader, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita Student Foundation Named District Outstanding Student Advancement Organization, Selby Tucker Named Outstanding Student Leader, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Ouachita Student Foundation (OSF) recently was recognized as the Outstanding Student Advancement Organization for District 4 by the national Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Affiliated Student Advancement Programs (ASAP). OSF’s vice president, Selby Tucker, also was recognized as Outstanding Student Leader for the district.


Ouachita’S Elizabeth Ring To Perform Sophomore Recital March 15, Phoebe Huff, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita’S Elizabeth Ring To Perform Sophomore Recital March 15, Phoebe Huff, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host Elizabeth Ring in her sophomore recital on Friday, March 15, at 11 a.m. The recital, which will be held in McBeth Recital Hall in Mabee Fine Arts Center, is free and open to the public.


Ouachita To Hold Symphonic Band Concert On March 7, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita To Hold Symphonic Band Concert On March 7, Ashly Stracener, Ouachita News Bureau

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The Ouachita Baptist University Symphonic Band will perform in concert on Thursday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Jones Performing Arts Center on Ouachita’s campus. The concert is free and open to the public.


Ouachita’S Ten-Minute Play Festival To Open March 9, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita’S Ten-Minute Play Festival To Open March 9, Mercedes Mata, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s chapter of Alpha Psi Omega national theatre honor society will present its annual All Night Theatre: Ten-Minute Play Festival in Verser Theatre Saturday, March 9, at 7:30 p.m. The festival includes plays written, directed and performed by students. It is free and open to the public.


Ouachita Hosts 2019 State Nats Competition, Receives 18 Finalist Awards, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita Hosts 2019 State Nats Competition, Receives 18 Finalist Awards, Madison Creswell, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University hosted the 2019 Arkansas National Association of Teachers of Singing competition (NATS) Feb. 22-23 on Ouachita’s campus. Ouachita students earned 18 finalist honors, with six students receiving first place honors.


Wilkins Honored As Absc Associational Missionary Of The Year, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Wilkins Honored As Absc Associational Missionary Of The Year, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Dennis Wilkins was named this year’s Associational Missionary of the Year during the Arkansas Baptist State Convention’s (ABSC) annual Associational Missionaries’ Workshop, which was held Feb. 25-27 at Mount Magazine State Park. Associational missionaries from around the state attend the yearly meeting for workshops, group discussions, worship and fellowship.


Ouachita’S 2019 Issues In Christian Counseling Conference Discusses Family Issues, Ouachita News Bureau, Madison Creswell Mar 2019

Ouachita’S 2019 Issues In Christian Counseling Conference Discusses Family Issues, Ouachita News Bureau, Madison Creswell

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Pruet School of Christian Studies hosted the ninth annual Conference on Issues in Christian Counseling on Friday, Feb. 22, on Ouachita’s campus. The conference, which was sponsored by Ouachita, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and the Arkansas Baptist State Convention, brought together 170 mental health professionals, social workers, nurses and ministers to discuss the topic of “Family Issues.”


Ouachita To Host Instrumental Soloists Ashburn And Hernández As Part Of Guest Artist Series, March 11, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita To Host Instrumental Soloists Ashburn And Hernández As Part Of Guest Artist Series, March 11, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host soloists John Ashburn and Iván Hernández in concert on Monday, March 11, at 7:30 p.m. in McBeth Recital Hall. The performance, which is part of Ouachita’s Guest Artist Series, is free and open to the public.


Ouachita’S Elrod Center For Family And Community Celebrates 22 Years Of Service, Honors Namesakes, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Mar 2019

Ouachita’S Elrod Center For Family And Community Celebrates 22 Years Of Service, Honors Namesakes, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Ben M. Elrod Center for Family and Community hosted its annual Elrod Family Foundation board meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 13, and celebrated 22 years of both the center and foundation. Faculty, staff and student volunteers met with board members to share personal testimonies about the continuing impact of the center’s community service programs.


Ouachita’S Danielle Hall To Perform Sophomore Recital March 8, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2019

Ouachita’S Danielle Hall To Perform Sophomore Recital March 8, Rachel Moreno Moreno, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music will host Danielle Hall in her sophomore recital on Friday, March 8, at 11 a.m. The recital, which is free and open to the public, will be held in McBeth Recital hall in Ouachita’s Mabee Fine Arts Center.


Micah Brooks Wins Ouachita’S 2019 Shambarger Competition For Singers, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2019

Micah Brooks Wins Ouachita’S 2019 Shambarger Competition For Singers, Tiffany Lee, Ouachita News Bureau

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Micah Brooks, a senior musical theatre major from Rockwall, Texas, won first place in Ouachita Baptist University’s 21st annual Mary Shambarger Competition for Singers on Tuesday, Feb. 19.


Ouachita Mourns Passing Of Head Softball Coach Mike Mcghee, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2019

Ouachita Mourns Passing Of Head Softball Coach Mike Mcghee, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University Head Softball Coach Mike McGhee passed away Feb. 24, 2019, after a short battle with cancer. McGhee was in the midst of his 17th season at the university.


Ouachita To Host Ninth Annual Conference On Issues In Christian Counseling, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2019

Ouachita To Host Ninth Annual Conference On Issues In Christian Counseling, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Pruett School of Christian Studies will host the ninth annual Conference on Issues in Christian Counseling on Friday, Feb. 22, in Walker Conference Center on Ouachita’s campus. The conference, which will focus on “Family Issues,” is open to mental health professionals, social workers, pastors, spouses of participants and current full-time students.


Ouachita’S Carl Goodson Honors Program Awards Grant Recipients, Inducts New Members, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau Feb 2019

Ouachita’S Carl Goodson Honors Program Awards Grant Recipients, Inducts New Members, Abby Turner, Ouachita News Bureau

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Ouachita Baptist University’s Carl Goodson Honors Program and Alpha Tau student honors organization hosted their annual Black and White Reception on Thursday, Feb. 7, awarding three student research grants and inducting more than 100 new members. More than 30 honors students also were presented with badges for successful thesis proposals.