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  • Cowboy Challenge helps 22 employees improve health

    Kathryn McNutt | Yesterday

    STILLWATER —  Emma Ellis and 21 others jump started a healthier lifestyle this fall by taking part in the Cowboy Challenge. The 10-week program offers Oklahoma State University employees guidance and expertise from the wellness department staff and personal trainers. Participants worked...

  • At Rose State, therapy comes in a 5-pound package

    Kathryn McNutt | Yesterday

    MIDWEST CITY — Alyssa Loveless, 25, is coordinator of residence life at Rose State College and shares her on-campus apartment with Parker, a 5-pound Chihuahua she found abandoned in a park and had certified as a therapy dog through A New Leash on Life Inc. Twice a month they participate...

  • Hargis thankful for OU's support, looking forward to Bedlam

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    Addressing the Downtown Rotary Club 29 on Tuesday, Oklahoma State University’s president said he is thankful for the many acts of sacrifice and bravery shown to the OSU community following last month’s homecoming parade tragedy. “I want to say thank you to everybody that has been so supportive...

  • New OU scholarship deadline quickly approaching

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2015

    NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma has moved forward its student application deadlines by several weeks. For the first time, students must apply by Dec. 15 to be considered for priority scholarships. The final application deadline is Feb. 1. In the past, OU’s priority scholarship deadline was...

  • 'Remembering Our Fallen' display coming to OSU

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2015

    STILLWATER — A traveling photo memorial of Oklahoma’s 121 fallen service members in the war on terror will be displayed Thursday through Nov. 30 in the Student Union at Oklahoma State University. “Remembering Our Fallen” features military and personal photos of each of the fallen. Among them is...

  • ECU students in France all fine, official reports

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Tue, Nov 17, 2015

    ADA – Four East Central University students – Hillari Snider, Ben Godwin, Baylee Williams and Yin Lai – are fine and doing well in France after Friday's terrorist attacks in Paris, an ECU official reports. Mara Sukholutskaya, director of ECU’s Global Education Program, has contacted the...

  • OKCPS to conduct job fair for teachers

    Tim Willert | Updated: Mon, Nov 16, 2015

    Oklahoma City Public Schools is looking to fill 39 teacher vacancies, and staff will conduct interviews and extend offers at a career fair from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at John Marshall High School, 12201 N Portland. In addition to certified teachers, the district will consider college...

  • Boren writes about racism and OU's response in TIME

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Mon, Nov 16, 2015

    This week's TIME magazine includes a piece written by University of Oklahoma President David Boren about the "far too many racial incidents" occurring in America today, including on college and university campuses. Boren recounts the events at OU last spring, when a racist video went viral and...

  • Oklahoma high school seniors urged to apply to college Nov. 16-20

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Fri, Nov 13, 2015

    High school seniors across the state are being encouraged to submit college admission applications during Oklahoma College Application Week, Nov. 16-20. The goal of College App Week is to get more senior students — especially those who haven’t considered attending college and those who would...

  • OSU-OKC announces new Veteran Student Mentorship Program

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Tue, Nov 10, 2015

    A program designed to strengthen the academic success of the approximately 400 veteran students at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City was announced this week in advance of Veterans Day. Officials said the new Veteran Student Mentorship Program adds to the support OSU-OKC provides to help...

  • Senior art students to show work at USAO

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Fri, Nov 6, 2015

    CHICKASHA — Three art students will exhibit their work in a senior bachelor of fine arts show titled "AXIOM" at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.  The opening reception is set for 7 p.m. Saturday in the third-floor art gallery of Davis Hall. It is free to the public. ...

  • OSU's Hargis calls on community to 'learn from sorrow'

    Kathryn McNutt | Updated: Wed, Nov 4, 2015

    STILLWATER — Tuesday evening's community memorial service at Oklahoma State University's Gallagher-Iba Arena honored the lives lost in the Oct. 24 tragedy and celebrated the lives that were saved and those who saved them. OSU President Burns Hargis thanked the medical professionals in...

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