The 'Writing Margaret Atwood' project celebrates the work of one of the English language’s most celebrated writers with a community blogging effort featured on the USAO website. Atwood is the featured speaker for the Emerson-Weir Liberal Arts Symposium at USAO, March 31.
In anticipation of the March 31 visit to Oklahoma by literary legend Margaret Atwood, USAO is sending out a call for people to participate in a community-wide writing project called Writing Margaret Atwood. The renowned author will present a public lecture during the upcoming Emerson-Weir Liberal Arts Symposium.
In his regular blog, local owner of Standley Systems Tim Elliott writes about the power of hiring in-state. He quotes an OU economist who quotes our own Dr. Jenn Long. Given our upcoming sales tax election -- designed to enhance local economic development, including scholarships at this institution -- I think it's pretty neat. Thanks Tim! Here's his blog (with a link):