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Published: January 19, 2011

OBU names development director

Oklahoma Baptist University alumna Bridget Brock has joined the university advancement team as director of development for Tulsa and Bartlesville, with additional responsibilities in Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas. Brock earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics secondary education from OBU in 1999 and a master's degree in school counseling from Oklahoma State University. She has served as an adjunct professor of mathematics at Tulsa Community College since 2004 and as a counselor at Kendall-Whittier Elementary in Tulsa since 2006. She was a therapist at Brookhaven Specialty Hospital in Tulsa from 2006-10.

Scholarships for mothers available

Scholarships4moms.net is giving away $10,000 scholarships to women 18 and older. The deadline to register is Feb. 1. Applicants must be permanent residents of the United States. Register online at scholarships4moms.net.

OCU film series continues

The Oklahoma City University Film Institute continues its annual film series at 2 p.m. Sunday with Hany Abu-Assad's “Paradise Now” in the Meinders School of Business Kerr McGee Auditorium, NW 27 and McKinley Avenue. “Paradise Now,” a stark film about two young Palestinian men recruited to become suicide bombers, was nominated for an Oscar for best foreign language film. Other dates and films in the series include Feb. 6 with Aditya Assarat's “Wonderful Town,” Feb. 20 with Michelangelo Antonioni's “The Red Desert” and March 6 with Hirokazu Kore-Eda's “Still Walking.”

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