November 2012

Math Technology Science Club Trip to Science Museum Oklahoma

Lv  from parking lot south of Austin Hall

Cost is $11.95 per person for museum; Contact Quan Tran at or Dr. J.C. Sanders at if interesting in going.



11/17/2012 - 11:15am - 6:00pm

Drovers qualify for national tourney

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CHICKASHA – The Drovers have qualified for their fourth straight NAIA Men’s Soccer National Tournament berth, the NAIA announced Sunday evening.

Earlier Sunday, the NAIA released the final Top 25 Poll, putting the Drovers tied for fourth with Concordia University in California.

The Drovers (13-0-4) go into the tournament undefeated, despite being knocked off in the first round of the Sooner Athletic Conference tournament. The Drovers tied Oklahoma City after two overtimes in the SAC Quarterfinals, but OCU advanced on penalty kicks 5-4.

Drovers squeak by the Eagles

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CHICKASHA – The Drovers secured a 4-0 start of the season with a three-point victory over NCAA Division II Oklahoma Christian on Saturday night at the USAO Fieldhouse.

The Drovers came out strong, immediately putting themselves in the lead. They held the lead, which got up to as much as nine points, until just two minutes before halftime when Oklahoma Christian pulled ahead.

At halftime, USAO was trailing 39-34. The Eagles then led for most of the second half.




Dance company 'on tap' for holiday show

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Members of the Chicago Tap Theatre perform a number from their holiday extravaganza, “Tidings of Tap!” The dance troupe comes to Chickasha to perform the show beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium on the campus of USAO. Tickets are $12 with discounts available for students and seniors.

For tickets, go to the Davis-Waldorf page online!


The Chicago Tap Theatre company is scheduled to present a holiday show beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 30 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at the University of Science and Arts.

Palacol’s passion for coaching, math led her to Norman

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CHICKASHA – Softball always has been a major part of Kindra Gregory Palacol’s life. It took her throughout high school, to college, and now well into her successful career in coaching and teaching.

Palacol now finds herself getting to use two of her passions at Norman North High School, in roles as the assistant fast pitch coach and Algebra I teacher.

Costa Rica information party set for Nov. 15

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The natural treasures of Cahuita are just one of many sights that travellers will experiences on a trip to Costa Rica organized by the University of Science and Arts. The second informational meeting about the trip is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 in Davis Hall, room 203. For more information, call 405-574-1207.

A second informational meeting about an upcoming trip to Costa Rica is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. for Nov. 15 in Room 203 Davis Hall on the campus of the University of Science and Arts.

ShowBand concert shines light on Main Street

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The USAO ShowBand takes the stage beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 16 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium. Members of the Chickasha Main Street program will be set up in the lobby before and after to educate attendees on local businesses and organizations located in Chickasha’s downtown business district.

The USAO ShowBand has used its talents to raise money and awareness for a variety of causes over the years. This fall, the ensemble hopes to draw attention to a cause worthy of every Chickasha resident’s attention – Chickasha’s own Main Street District – with an upcoming concert.

Staff Achievement 11-12

USAO Regents Staff Achievement Winners 2011-2012