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  • UCO flutist HASHEMI.jpg UCO student flutist advances to regional

    University of Central Oklahoma senior music major and flutist Delara Hashemi recently won the state level Music Teacher National Association competition in the Young Artist Woodwind category, advancing her to the division finals on Jan. 13 in Arkadelphia, Ark.

    December 23, 2012 1 Photo

  • UCO professor receives $135,000 research grant

    Jicheng Fu, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Oklahoma, recently received an Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology grant of $135,000 to conduct research in developing intelligent robotic assistance for young wheelchair users with severe motor impairments.

    December 23, 2012

  • OSU's Phi Kappa Phi inducts new members

    A total of 232 students have been accepted for induction and initiation into the Oklahoma State University Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi.

    December 23, 2012

  • UCO, OU partner to stem urban teacher shortage

    Across Oklahoma enrollment numbers in Colleges of Education are showing alarming drops, with fewer students choosing education as a career path. Even fewer are answering the call to teach in an urban school district, which provides unique environments and challenges.

    December 17, 2012

  • Endowment OC announces nursing scholarship endowment

    Oklahoma Christian University recently announced the full endowment of the Rebecca Stafford Endowed Scholarship for Nursing.

    December 10, 2012 1 Photo

  • OC and Russian delegation2.jpg Russian Sister City delegation visits Oklahoma Christian University

    Oklahoma Christian University president John deSteiguer helped welcome seven students and one professor from Engels, Russia, to OC’s campus on Thursday.

    December 3, 2012 2 Photos

  • UCO appoints fall 2012 class marshals

    The University of Central Oklahoma has named five students as class marshals of their respective colleges, recognizing them for their academic excellence during Central’s fall 2012 commencement ceremonies Dec. 14 and 15 at the university’s Hamilton Field House.

    December 3, 2012

  • UCO scholarship created in memory of CNN anchor, graduate Stan Case

    The wife of University of Central Oklahoma alumnus and longtime CNN anchor Stanley Case recently donated $10,000 to establish the Stanley W. Case Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Mass Communications Fund in the UCO College of Liberal Arts.

    December 3, 2012

  • College gospel choirs unite for concert

    At 6 p.m. Saturday, the choirs from the University of Central Oklahoma, Oklahoma City University and the University of Oklahoma will unite for a night of musical praise and worship entitled “One Night with the King.”

    November 26, 2012

  • Gray Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation presents scholarships to 12 OU College of Dentistry students

    The Delta Dental of Oklahoma Oral Health Foundation announced the 2012 recipients of the University of Oklahoma - College of Dentistry Scholarship Fund.

    November 20, 2012 1 Photo