Gaylord News

Family brings Guatemalan food, coffee to Oklahoma City

Family brings Guatemalan food, coffee to Oklahoma City

Molly Madeleine Kruse

November 17, 2018

A mother and son have transformed an old tire shop in Oklahoma City into a Latin American fusion restaurant, which loyal customers sometimes wait four hours on weekends to get into. When Veronica Del Cid was growing up in Guatemala, she would help her mother make dozens of chiles rellenos and tamales...

Landscaping to lose almost half of vehicles

Landscaping to lose almost half of vehicles

Molly Madeleine Kruse

November 7, 2018

The University of Oklahoma landscaping department will give up around 25 of its vehicles due to a new budget initiative by OU president James Gallogly.  Getting rid of extra vehicles on campus could improve parking problems and be better for the environment, said Gallogly in response to a student’s...

OU landscaping department to replace diseased roses

University of Oklahoma landscaping specialist Tammie Mitchell stands in front of surviving roses in the Gaylord courtyard on Sept. 10. Many of OU campus roses have been killed by a virus called Rose Rosette or witches’ broom.

Molly Madeleine Kruse

September 22, 2018

Rose bushes are being killed by a rose disease around the University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, leaving the landscaping department with the expensive task of replacing them. Known as witches’ broom or Rose Rosette, the disease has taken out roses in front of Evans Hall to beds southwest of Gaylord...

OU Students Share Their Opinions About DACA

Alex Land shares her opinion on DACA on Sept. 11, 2017. On Sept. 5, the Trump administration announced it would be rescinding the DACA program.

Molly Madeleine Kruse

September 11, 2017

by Molly Kruse and Taitum Wilson   DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, was instituted in 2012 by the Obama administration. Since then, nearly 790,000 undocumented immigrants, often called "Dreamers," have used it to stay at school or work in the U.S. and avoid deportation. However, on Sept. 5, 2017, the Trump administration announced it would be rescinding DACA. We asked five O...

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