Gaylord News

Large chain brands hurt small gas station owner

Large chain brands hurt small gas station owner

Shiloh Sellers

March 30, 2018

A gas station owner suffers loss of business due to competition with larger chain corporations in Tulsa, Oklahoma.   After losing his job at a colored printing company, Sohail Zoha opened his first Corner Stop in 2008 to provide a steady income for his family. Once again he faces uncertaint...

OU students ready themselves for success

OU students ready themselves for success

Shiloh Sellers

March 2, 2018

University of Oklahoma students enrolled in the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy are getting a leg up in the competitive job market. Resources provided by student organizations are helping students land jobs following graduation. In the years following 2014, over 440,000 men and women were la...

Drilling technologies decrease danger for oil rig workers

Drilling technologies decrease danger for oil rig workers

Shiloh Sellers

February 8, 2018

The extraction of gas and oil ranks fifth on the nation’s most dangerous jobs list but new technology leaves prospective engineers confident in their career choice. For many students entering the Petroleum Engineering field, reward outweighs the risk associated with their dream job. Many students ...

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