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One OK teacher walkout is worth two in the brush for art education

April 11, 2018

Every year, “Oklahoma Arts Day” is held at the Oklahoma State Capitol on a day designated by Oklahomans for the Arts (OFTA). This year, it just so happened to be during the Oklahoma teacher walkout. The...

Stream or purchase music: Which one supports musicians the most?

Flock of Pigs rehearsing for an upcoming show. (Ben Renfro)
December 7, 2017

Millions of people use some form of a music streaming service rather than purchasing an artist’s music. “I pretty much only stream,” said Will Keller, sophomore at the University of Oklahoma. “I...

Fundraiser draws crowd, chili to support local music

Beau Jennings announces Midway Deli as the chili cook-off winner. Midway’s chili was one of nine pots of chili at the March 4 Norman Music Festival fundraiser.
March 5, 2017

Quentin Bomgardner’s home buzzed with dozens of people, one band and nine crockpots of chili Saturday night, all gathered to support local music. Bomgardner, president of the board of directors for...

Union Programming Board’s Sound Lounge opens doors for local artists

March 4, 2017

Beaird Lounge is a popular study area in the Student Union. Twice a semester, it experiences a drastic transformation. Couches are replaced by sound equipment and stage lights take the place of tables...

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