OBU’s 125th anniversary features Beebe, Huckabee, Community Celebration

Campus visits by Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe and former Gov. Mike Huckabee are among highlights of Ouachita Baptist University’s 125th anniversary celebration this fall. Read the rest of this entry »

Spotlight on Arkadelphia set for Aug. 23

Ouachita Baptist University’s 18th annual Spotlight on Arkadelphia will be held from 8-10 p.m. Aug. 23 in OBU’s Student Village and Heflin Plaza. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita hosts annual Scholars Day April 27

Ouachita Baptist University held its annual Scholars Day on Wednesday, April 27. The event, an undergraduate research symposium sponsored by the Carl Goodson Honors Program, featured 52 poster presentations from the natural and social sciences fields, 11 voice and instrumental recitals, a juried art exhibit featuring the works of six students, a theatrical performance, 11 honors student theses presentations and 21 student research presentations. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita’s annual Scholars Day to be held April 27

Ouachita Baptist University will host Scholars Day 2011, the university’s annual undergraduate research symposium on Wednesday, April 27, throughout campus. The event will showcase the work of more than 100 students in their respective majors as they present experiments, projects, recitals and senior theses. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita’s annual Tiger Traks competition set for April 8-9

The Ouachita Student Foundation (OSF) at Ouachita Baptist University will host the university’s annual Tiger Traks competition on April 8-9 on Ouachita’s campus. Read the rest of this entry »

Pastors and Presidents Symposium scheduled for April 4-5

Exploring such issues as “The Faith of America’s Presidents” and “Preachers, Presidents and the Perils of Power,” Ouachita Baptist University will host a two-day Pastors and Presidents Symposium April 4-5 on the university’s Arkadelphia campus. Read the rest of this entry »

Tiger Serve Day numbers continue to grow as April 2 event approaches

Ouachita Baptist University’s annual Spring Tiger Serve Day, hosted by the Ben M. Elrod Center for Family & Community, will be held Saturday, April 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon. The day’s events will start at the Elrod Center with breakfast for volunteers hosted by Sodexo and conclude back at the Elrod Center with lunch, provided by Southern Bancorp. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita to host Mark Van Putten in Birkett Williams Lecture Series

Ouachita Baptist University will host Mark Van Putten, J.D., as part of its endowed Birkett Williams Lecture Series on March 31 at 7:30 p.m. The lecture, focusing on campus sustainability and conservation, will be held 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 »

OBU Campus Ministries to host annual Christian Focus Week Feb. 6-11

Ouachita Baptist University’s Campus Ministries will host the annual Christian Focus Week (CFW) from Sunday, Feb. 6, through Friday, Feb. 11. A concert featuring Charlie Hall and Lindsay McCaul will be held Tuesday, Feb. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in OBU’s Jones Performing Arts Center (JPAC) to benefit Lighthouse Ministries in Arkadelphia. Read the rest of this entry »

Ouachita’s International Food Festival, themed “The Amazin’ Graze,” set for Feb. 15

The 2011 International Food Festival, hosted by Ouachita Baptist University’s International Club along with the Daniel and Betty Jo Grant Center for International Education, will be held on Feb. 15 at 6 p.m. in Ouachita’s Walker Conference Center. Read the rest of this entry »