With most schools around the country back in session, the time has come to get organized for the semester. These three apps will help students manage time, tasks and succeed in class.
The organizational note-taking app stores all your documents online, allowing users to access their notes from any machine, including phones, tablets and computers.
Take class notes, save PDFs of a class syllabus, or save audio reminders.
Additional downloads include Evernote Food, for saving recipes and favorite meals, and Evernote Peek which turns the iPad 2 with a smart cover into a flashcard system.
The basic app is available for free in both Apple and Android stores.
Turn your phone into foreign language flashcards with Quizlet. Browse a list of language flashcards built into the app or create your own to keep up with lessons. The app also includes audio for 18 languages.
Quizlet accounts can also be accessed from a computer.
The app is available for free in Apple and Android stores.
Instead of spending a hefty sum on a big graphing calculator, spend $1.99 to get the functionality in an app.
The app is available for $1.99 in Apple and Windows stores.
Bishop McGuinness names homecoming queen
Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School celebrated Junior Homecoming recently as the Irish basketball team hosted Shawnee. The Lady Irish lost a hard-fought 36-27 decision to the Wolves, while the boys were victorious in a 54-35 win
Edmond’s new board member takes oath of office
Cynthia Benson took the oath of office as the Edmond Public School District’s newest school board member Monday.
Benson was elected by voters to represent District 4 in the Feb. 11 election by a vote of 253 to 217 defeating Stephanie Bills.
Santa Fe High presents Pirates of Penzance
The “Pirates of Penzance” is one of the most popular light operas of all times. It is filled with humorous musical numbers, lots of action, some spoken dialogue to further the plot, a happy ending and a good-natured lampooning of traditional Italian opera.
OCA math team wins second place
Oklahoma Christian Academy's Math team won second place at the University of Oklahoma Math Day, Sooner Math Bowl Competition. Math team members, from left, are Josh Howard, Seth Howard, Melad Samerinezhad and Benny Ni.
OCA wins Academic Championship
Members of the Oklahoma Christian Academy celebrate winning the OSSAA Class A State Academic Championship.
Edmond student partakes in Arkansas Capitol event
Participating in the 2014 STEM Posters at the Capitol event in Little Rock on March 7 were two current UAFS students, Alice Tholen of Edmond and Daniel Schwartz of Fort Smith, and one former University of Arkansas-Fort Smith student, Cassie Peer.
UCO employee receives recognition
Caleb Cash, coordinator of Parent and Family programs for the Office of Campus Activities at the University of Central Oklahoma, recently received the Association for Orientation, Transition and Retention in Higher Education’s 2014 Region IV New Professional Award.
OBU Honor Roll lists area residents
Edmond residents were named on Oklahoma Baptist University’s academic honor roll for the fall 2013 semester.
The President’s Honor Roll included Chelsea Abinah, a junior psychology major; Jordan Bowles, a senior communication studies major; Mackenzie Case, a junior English major; Sheridan Crofford, a sophomore nursing major; Lauren Frazier, a freshman early childhood education major; Chace Ifland, a sophomore religion major; Amber Morrisett, a sophomore pre-allied health and rehabilitation science major; Alexander Shirley, a senior communication studies major; Mariah Strong, a senior Bible major; Jacob Woodson, a freshman; Tallie Thompson, a sophomore art and mathematics double major; Alexander Hall, a sophomore; Hannah Helker, a junior mathematics major; William Woodson, a freshman mathematics major; Spencer Hylander, a senior nursing major; Bailee Steele, a junior early childhood education major; Kailey Shuler, a junior biology major; Emma Fritz, a junior history major; and Martin Hullender, a freshman finance major.
Helping those who are overlooked
With a projected cost of $4.2 million for a new Men’s Center at the City Rescue Mission, Edmond Memorial High School students are hoping they can raise enough money to complete the project.
The student-led Swine Week goal is $375,000 for Memorial’s annual fundraiser, which ends March 14.
Each year for the past 28 years, Memorial students have taken to the streets, completed dares, held assemblies, silent auctions, custom car shows and contacted businesses and residents in order to raise mounder way.
“Whenever the City Rescue Mission presented to the Student Council we saw how they help families and we realized that if we ever have to find a place to stay there is one,” Ball said. “If we meet our goal we realize that we will impact the honey for Swine Week.
Registration open for OU Sooner Flight Academy summer camps
The OU Sooner Flight Academy, an aviation education program provided through the University of Oklahoma Department of Aviation and University Outreach, has begun registration for its five-day, hands-on youth summer flight camps.
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