Gaylord News

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...

Residential Colleges Seek Residents

A rendering of Dunham College is displayed in front of the Residential Colleges building site. Headington College and Dunham College will stretch along Lindsey Street from Asp Avenue to Jenkins Avenue.

Megan Ross

April 22, 2017

Students at the University of Oklahoma fail to be dazzled by the university’s new upperclassmen housing option and its promise of upscale accommodations and a devoted academic community. Deterred by the model’s hefty price tag and resemblance to the freshman dorms, many students have opted t...

Faculty-in-residence raise their children in dorms.

Jaycie Bayless

March 7, 2017

After karate practice six-year-old Stella Siler returns to eat dinner with her dad at a University of Oklahoma residence hall, she calls home. Stella lives in Walker Center with her parents, Cameron and Jessi Siler, who are faculty-in-residence for OU. Cameron Siler is an Assistant Professor of Biology...

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