Let’s face it. Winter is tiring, and sometimes that can lengthen the second semester.
Isabella Owen wins 25th Shambarger CompetitionMarch 13, 2023
Isabella Owen, a senior music major from Jonesboro, Ark., won the 25th Annual Mary Shambarger Competition for Singers held Tuesday, Feb. 21, in McBeth Recital Hall at Ouachita Baptist University. Hosted by the Division of Music in Ouachita’s School of Fine Arts, the competition is named for the late Mary Shambarger, professor emerita of music at Ouachita. Shambarger served on the music faculty for 32 years, teaching voice and directing student choral groups until her retirement in 1998.
Dr. Jack's business growing with a focus on missionsMarch 12, 2023
Since school began in August, students in Ouachita Baptist University’s Hickingbotham School of Business and Rogers Department of Communications have met on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. to relaunch the student-led Dr. Jack’s Coffee.
Courtney Ragsdell receives BSN Leadership AwardMarch 10, 2023
Explore Ouachita!High school juniors and seniors are invited to experience life as a Ouachita studen...
Tiger Tunes Preview Performance6:30 p.m.Jones Performing Arts Center Tickets to the preview performa...
Isabella Owen wins 25th Shambarger CompetitionIsabella Owen wins 25th Shambarger Competition
Dr. Jack's business growing with a focus on missions
Ouachita's Adams Department of Art & Design to host guest exhibits through MarchOuachita's Adams Department of Art & Design to host guest exhibits through March
Ouachita's Adams Department of Art & Design to host guest exhibits through March
Ouachita to host Keeping Faith conference March 28-29
OUACHITA CIRCLE: SUMMER 2022
The alumni magazine of Ouachita Baptist University
Ouachita introduces Master of Science degree in exercise science
Ouachita will expand its kinesiology program to include a Master of Science degree in exercise science, expected to launch in Fall 2023. Housed in the Huckabee School of Education, the master’s degree pathway will be built around the concept of recognizing exercise as medicine—an emphasis that has been foundational in the way Ouachita’s Department of Kinesiology approaches instruction.
Tending the greenhouse
I’ve always had what can fairly be called a black thumb. Even the most resilient houseplants haven’t stood a chance in my care. I went so far as to tell my husband not to buy me flowers or plants of any kind when we were dating. I didn’t want him to read too far into the analogy of a dead love fern.
Some might think starting a track program would require a track. Not Steve Guymon. Sure, it would come in handy. But while plans are in the works to build one on campus, Guymon went ahead and grew Ouachita’s cross country and track & field teams from seven athletes in 2019 to 90 this fall.
Dr. Justin K. Hardin named Ouachita's vice president for academic affairs
Ouachita alumnus Dr. Justin K. Hardin has been named Ouachita’s vice president for academic affairs (VPAA), effective July 2022. He brings a strong background in teaching, scholarship and administration to his new role as the university’s chief academic officer.
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