Gaylord News

The owners of the Greek House restaurant decide to sell the business

A cook is slicing meat on a vertical spit at the Greek House restaurant. The kitchen in Greek House is unique: Instead of being hidden in the back of the building, the cooks greet the visitors from behind the counter.

Vladyslav Alforov

March 31, 2018

An Iranian family that owns the Greek House restaurant near Campus Corner decided to sell the business due to hard working conditions. The place was established in 1979 and has barely changed since. When in 2012 the original owner sold Greek House and moved back to Greece, the Tajbakhshs purchased t...

Cross OU refutes the possibility of low occupancy

Construction workers reach the final stage in the development of Cross OU. The complex will contain a black box theatre, a coffee shop and multiple retail shops.

Vladyslav Alforov

March 22, 2018

A 1,200-bed luxury housing complex, slated to open in August, is being intensely marketed to upperclassmen by the University of Oklahoma housing department. “We do have a waiting list on certain floor plans,” said Caleb Calame, leasing and marketing manager for Cross OU. Cross OU, a suite-based...

Food services employees participate in a contest

Food services employees participate in a contest

Vladyslav Alforov

March 2, 2018

Food services employees at the University of Oklahoma participated in the Housing and Food Services contest, an ongoing campus dining staff competition that ends in May. Increasing the employees’ knowledge about food hazards, health and sanitation improves the services to the clientele, said Fran...

Cross Neighborhood advances in its preparation for the opening in August

Construction workers reach the final stage in the development of Cross OU. The complex will contain a black box theatre, a coffee shop and multiple retail shops.

Vladyslav Alforov

February 8, 2018

OU is actively leasing a new on-campus upperclassmen community, indicating their readiness for the opening in August. “We do have a waiting list on certain floor plans,” said Caleb Calame, Leasing and Marketing manager for OU Cross Neighborhood. The Cross Neighborhood housing facilities will be...

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