Ouachita Homecoming highlights “Memories and Milestones”

Highlighting the theme, “Memories and Milestones,” Ouachita Baptist University’s 2011 Homecoming week is set for Oct. 3-8. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita’s Tiger Serve Day attract record 1,000-plus volunteers

Ouachita Baptist University’s Tiger Serve Day, one of the largest community service projects in the state of Arkansas, set a record with more than 1,000 volunteers serving throughout Arkadelphia on Saturday, Sept. 24. Read the rest of this entry »

FORE Ouachita golf tournament raises money for athletic scholarships

Ouachita Baptist University will host the third annual FORE Ouachita golf tournament on Monday, Sept. 26, at Pleasant Valley Country Club in Little Rock. Proceeds from the tournament will help fund athletic scholarships at Ouachita. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita’s fall Tiger Serve Day set for Sept. 24

Ouachita Baptist University’s annual fall Tiger Serve Day will be held Saturday, Sept. 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Hosted by the Ben M. Elrod Center for Family & Community, Tiger Serve Day is in its 15thconsecutive year of facilitating student, faculty and staff service throughout the community of Arkadelphia. Read the rest of this entry »

“Ouachita Voices” commemorates OBU’s 125th anniversary

As Ouachita Baptist University celebrates its 125th anniversary, Ouachitonians around the globe can enjoyOuachita Voices: Celebrating 125 Years of Academic & Christian Excellence, a new commemorative history book highlighting the many memories, traditions and other qualities that make Ouachita what it is today. Read the rest of this entry »

Constitution Day brings John DiPippa to speak on constitutional issues

Ouachita Baptist University will host John DiPippa, dean of the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, in a Constitution Day lecture Sept. 15. The lecture, “First Amendment Issues as Related to Social Media,” will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Mabee Fine Art Center’s McBeth Recital Hall on Ouachita’s campus and is free of charge and open to the public. Read the rest of this entry »

Founders Day at Ouachita to feature convocation and Musical Showcase

Tuesday, Sept. 6, promises to be a historic day at Ouachita Baptist University. Ouachita, which opened for its first day of classes on Sept. 6, 1886, will celebrate 125 years of history, vision and growth during the university’s Founders Day 2011 activities on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita hosts BlogAbout in honor of Founders Day Sept. 6

Ouachita Baptist University will host its second annual BlogAbout Sept. 6 in honor of the university’s 125thanniversary Founders Day. Members of the Ouachita community both on campus and around the world are encouraged to participate by sharing their Ouachita stories on their blogs and through other forms of social media. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita hosts Gungor in concert Sept. 9

Gungor, a self-proclaimed “liturgical post-rock band,” will be in concert at Ouachita Baptist University on Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Jones Performing Arts Center. The concert, sponsored by Ouachita’s Campus Activities Board, is part of the university’s 125th anniversary celebration. Read the rest of this entry »

Gov. Beebe declares Sept. 6 as Ouachita Baptist University Day

Gov. Mike Beebe, the keynote speaker for Ouachita Baptist University’s opening chapel of the academic year, presented a proclamation declaring Sept. 6, 2011, as Ouachita Baptist University Day in the state of Arkansas. Read the rest of this entry »