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A community mourns St. Gregory’s University

On November 8, administrators announced the university will suspend operations after the fall semester.

Matt Welsh

December 14, 2017

Shawnee, Oklahoma is not a college town. As you drive through the area, churches and the occasional casino line the small roads. Neighborhoods and open fields fill the town. Across from The Timbers subdivision lies Unzer Family Circle, a road lined with pine trees and glimpses of cattle. The sign and...

OU works to provide relief for St. Gregory’s students

On November 8, administrators announced the university will suspend operations after the fall semester.

Matt Welsh

December 9, 2017

The University of Oklahoma is developing a system to accommodate students forced to transfer from St. Gregory’s University as the Shawnee school prepares to shutter its operations after the fall semester.   The closing of the Catholic institution will leave over 550 full-time students searching f...

Campus Corner restaurant gives Norman a taste of culture

An arepa served with fried plantains and rice.

Matt Welsh

November 17, 2017

A restaurant featuring food from a hemisphere away is introducing a new cuisine and culture to Norman while providing a second home for South Americans. Amazonia Latin Flavors opened in Moore in early 2015. Einar Perdomo said he thought about opening a restaurant when his Venezuelan food earned rave...

Boren’s Legacy Lives on in National Weather Center

The National Weather Center is located on David L. Boren Boulevard and includes an auditorium named after the President.

Matt Welsh

November 9, 2017

  David Boren’s announcement of his upcoming retirement as President of the University of Oklahoma has encouraged many to speculate on his legacy, but some say his most notable achievement is his contribution is the creation of the National Weather Center. Boren took office in 1994, after ...

Students Experience Unique Opportunities at National Weather Center

Students Experience Unique Opportunities at National Weather Center

Matt Welsh

September 22, 2017

Students and researchers are utilizing a unique grouping of public, private and academic institutions to analyze weather patterns and learn from hands-on experiences. The National Weather Center is located on Jenkins Avenue, housing federal, state, private and student organizations. Classes in the Na...

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