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Honors Convocation 2021

April 22, 2021

Park University students, faculty and staff have been recognized for their exceptional scholarly efforts from the 2020-21 academic year as part of the University’s annual Honors Convocation held virtually on April 21. The University acknowledged outstanding students, faculty and staff with a variety of special awards, in addition to a number of departmental academic honors.

Jeff Hurley
Hurley Appointed Campus Safety Director

April 20, 2021

Park University announces that Jeff Hurley has been appointed director of campus safety. Hurley began his duties at Park on April 19.

Howell Awards 2021

April 15, 2021

In celebration of the leadership achievements of Park University students, faculty and staff during the 2020-21 academic year, the Office of Student Life and the Park Student Government Association announced recipients of honors as part of the 26th annual Dr. Doris A. Howell Leadership Awards. The awards program, held virtually on April 14, is named for Howell, a 1944 Park graduate who was an internationally renowned leader in pediatrics and hospice care before passing away in November 2018.

Crows Nest April 2 2021

April 2, 2021

The Crow’s Nest newsletter for April 2, 2021.

Unmanned Aircraft Systems – Collegiate Training Initiative
FAA Drone Program

March 18, 2021

The Federal Aviation Administration has selected Park University to be a member institution of its Unmanned Aircraft Systems – Collegiate Training Initiative. Park University is the first college/university in the State of Missouri to be a part of this program.

Gary Kerr
Kerr Appointed Senior Director of Military and Veteran Affairs

March 16, 2021

Park University has appointed Gary Kerr as senior director of military and veteran affairs. Kerr began his role on March 15.

Crows Nest March 3 2021

March 3, 2021

The Crow’s Nest newsletter for March 3, 2021.

Organizational Updates February 2021

February 9, 2021

Park University Interim President Shane Smeed has announced a handful of organizational changes.

Crows Nest February 3 2021

February 3, 2021

The Crow’s Nest newsletter for February 3, 2021.

Black History Month Lecture 2021

February 1, 2021

A discussion surrounding the events of the Tulsa (Okla.) Race Massacre (also known as the Tulsa Race Riot) will be the topic addressed during Park University’s 20th annual Spencer Cave Black History Month Lecture on Monday, Feb. 22. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held virtually at park.edu/spencercavelecture starting at 3 p.m.

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