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Education students at OU walk out with teachers

Meridith Mulkey

April 11, 2018

Future teachers have been standing alongside those at the walkout to make a difference in the lives of their future students. Anna Smith, a senior at the University of Oklahoma who is majoring in elementary education, has been at the Capitol every day of the walkout except one. Smith is in her last...

Class at the Capitol

Gracie Stell, a senior at Edmond Memorial High School, attending class at the Capitol wearing a hot dog costume while holding a sign for the Oklahoma teacher walkout April 2, 2018.

Meridith Mulkey

April 3, 2018

High school students and teachers went about their normal school day and held two classes outside the Capitol during the Oklahoma teacher walkout April 2. Edmond Memorial High School students and teachers arrived at the Capitol between 6 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. and were ready to have class at 9 a.m. The...

Restaurant owner has made family his business

Restaurant owner has made family his business

Meridith Mulkey

March 28, 2018

A Hispanic man started his own business in 1991 to be with his wife and three sons after a young boy was fatally shot in his community of Duncan, Oklahoma. Jesse Galvan had been traveling for his construction job, and had received other job offers that required travel, but did not want to be away from...

OU students compete in mock Dancing with the Stars

OU students compete in mock Dancing with the Stars

Meridith Mulkey

March 5, 2018

  A freshman pre-nursing major got into this week’s student-run dancing event because she wanted to make memories in her first year of college. Now, Sophia Thiebaut wants to win the Union Programming Board’s Dancing with the Stars event because she sees it as an opportunity to pick up where...

Norman swim back at OU pool

Norman swim back at OU pool

Meridith Mulkey

February 9, 2018

Both Norman high school swim teams and the Sooner Swim Club are back at the Murray Case Sells Swim Complex after almost a month. The teams were unable to use the pool due to a temporary closing for maintenance after the water heater broke. This left the teams in search of a new practice facility. Luckily,...

OU Students Take a Stance on DACA

OU Students Take a Stance on DACA

Meridith Mulkey

September 13, 2017

  Junior Michael Pullin discusses his stance on Trump's plan to end DACA. Hogan Gore an undecided sophomore said that while he doesn't know much about the DACA situation it is "sad." OU Cru employee Alicia McGraw discusses the situation DACA recipients will face if Trump ends the program. Sophomore journali...

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