Gaylord News

A School with a Mission

Jaycie Bayless

April 26, 2017

  Growing rates of adolescent substance abuse is causing one school to take a stand. Mission Academy High School is a recovery high school in Oklahoma City that helps students struggling with substance abuse. The academy itself helps students to get their diplomas while also offering clinical c...

Like Mother Like Daughter

Jaycie Bayless

April 4, 2017

    Twenty-one-year-old Cai Barias follows in her mother’s footsteps by opening up her own business. Born in the Philippines, Barias came to the United States at the age of three. She currently attends college in New York City at Barnard College. Even though Barias’ mother Susan Barias owns several busi...

Faculty-in-residence raise their children in dorms.

Jaycie Bayless

March 7, 2017

After karate practice six-year-old Stella Siler returns to eat dinner with her dad at a University of Oklahoma residence hall, she calls home. Stella lives in Walker Center with her parents, Cameron and Jessi Siler, who are faculty-in-residence for OU. Cameron Siler is an Assistant Professor of Biology...

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