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Does sorority involvement provide any benefit after graduation?

Kylie Frisby, Panhellenic Association Advisor and Assistant Director of Student Life, sits at her desk in her office on Sept. 13, 2018.

Kaylie Cotten

September 14, 2018

Sororities have a reputation as strictly social organizations, but University of Oklahoma Panhellenic members say membership is about business, too. There are 26 Sororities and four sorority-inclusive Greek councils on the University of Oklahoma campus according to the Fraternity and Sorority Programs a...

Education students at OU walk out with teachers

Meridith Mulkey

April 11, 2018

Future teachers have been standing alongside those at the walkout to make a difference in the lives of their future students. Anna Smith, a senior at the University of Oklahoma who is majoring in elementary education, has been at the Capitol every day of the walkout except one. Smith is in her last...

5 Facts, 5 Quotes #3

5 Facts, 5 Quotes #3

Ellie Hendrix

September 12, 2017

Freshman Claire Copeland gives her opinion on whether or not she believes undocumented children should have to go back to their home country. https://vimeo.com/233510496 Freshman Gabe Carter discusses his views on DACA and gives us his reasoning on why he believes undocumented children should be able...

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...

New Club Rolls into OU

Lauren Linville

April 22, 2017

By: Lauren Linville The University of Oklahoma added a roller derby club to the long list of student organizations this past year. The club is a branch of the Oklahoma Victory Dolls Roller Derby team. Cheyenne Riggs, an OU faculty member, started the club at OU and said she wants the club to expand,...

Padres taking hard look at ex-Mississippi State star

San Diego Padres outfielder Hunter Renfroe watches a fly ball during batting practice March 13. Renfroe, a former Mississippi State star, is preparing for his first season as a full time major league player.

Jesse Pound

March 20, 2017

PEORIA, Arizona — The San Diego Padres are ready to get an extended look at a former Mississippi State standout as they build toward the future. Hunter Renfroe, one of the stars of the Bulldogs’ 2013 College World Series team, made his major league debut last September and is seen as a lock to open...

Price College to Open Graduate Center in OKC

Graduate program faculty go over plans for the new center

William Soule

March 6, 2017

The University of Oklahoma’s business college will be opening a new center for their MBA programs in Oklahoma City. Construction is already underway for The Price College’s new 27,000 square foot Graduate and Executive Center in Oklahoma’s Research Park, which is scheduled to be completed in June...

Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

Norman Museum Exhibit Emphasizes Unique Environmental Sustainability Practice

Garrett Davis

March 4, 2017

A museum in Norman, Oklahoma, recently opened an exhibit which combines indigenous knowledge and modern science to deliver environmental sustainability. The Sam Noble Museum unveiled “Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science.” from the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry on January ...

It is Hotter in the City

Meteorology Students Research Soil Moisture and Urban Heat Islands

Leah Whiticker

March 4, 2017

  Two students at the University of Oklahoma are trying to figure out why the temperature is warmer in a metropolitan area compared to a rural area.   Jason Newby and Stuart Edris, seniors in the meteorology school, are studying the connection between soil moisture and the urban heat island...

OU Offers One-Day Engineering Workshop for Middle School Women

Participants listen to guest speaker in a classroom at the ExxonMobil Lawerence G. Rawl Engineering Facility.

Amina Switzer

February 24, 2017

  Middle schoolers don’t often get the chance to spend the day in a world-class engineering facility learning alongside college students, but last Friday, some Oklahoma students got that unique opportunity. Gallogly College held its now bi-annual event on Friday for middle school girls to participate...

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