March 2013

Festival of Arts and Ideas: Storytelling


03/11/2013 - 7:30pm - 03/12/2013 - 9:00pm

Fischer named SAC Pitcher of the Week

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Chris Fischer

CHICKASHA – After a strong performance in a shutout over Hillsdale Free Will Baptist College, USAO junior Chris Fischer was named Sooner Athletic Conference Pitcher of the Week.

Fischer, in his first career start as a Drover, threw five innings, striking out 10 batters and allowing just a single hit in the game. The Drovers went on to win the Saturday afternoon game 7-0.

Fischer (1-1) has a batting average against of 0.154 for the season in his three appearances for USAO.

This is the second week in a row a USAO pitcher received such honors.

Upcoming pageant to benefit Make a Wish

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Sigma Psi Omega, a service sorority at USAO, is hosting the “Wish Upon a Star” pageant for the Make-a-Wish Foundation beginning at 3 p.m. on March 10 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium. The registration fee is $25 and tickets to the pageant are $3 for adults and free to children.

A campus sorority is hosting a “Wish Upon a Star Pageant” in conjunction with the Make-A-Wish Foundation beginning at 3 p.m. on March 10 in Te Ata Auditorium.

Storytelling festival rescheduled for March 11-12

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The Festival of Arts and Ideas: Storytelling event originally scheduled for Feb. 25 and 26 will be held March 11 and 12, beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the USAO Ballroom. The event is free and open to the public.

After being postponed by the blizzard that wasn’t, the spring Festival of Arts and Ideas focused on storytelling has been rescheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. on March 11 and 12 in the USAO Ballroom.

Second Take Home Exam



Second Exam 


·         Spend no more than 3 hours working on the exam.

·         You may use your text, your class notes, and your homework as resources.

·         You may NOT collaborate with other students, or use any other resources not listed above.

USAO scores 24 in Hillsdale stomping

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Heath Wilda

CHICKASHA – In a Saturday afternoon doubleheader, the Drovers ran all over Hillsdale College, scoring a total of 24 runs in the two wins.

A whooping 17 of those came in the first game, which the Drovers won 17-2.

In that game, third baseman Heath Wilda — who hit a home run in the sixth — had five RBIs and scored three runs off his three hits.

Jared Coon and Konrad Mueller each batted 1.000 in the game, Coon with four hits, two runs and two RBIs and Mueller with five hits, one run and four RBIs.

Drovers split with NCAA DII Cameron

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Katie Jirak

CHICKASHA – The Drovers came from behind to win the second game and split on Saturday afternoon in their home opener against NCAA Division II Cameron University.

After falling game one 12-0, the Drovers (8-4) were eager to grab a win.

With Brooke McLeod (6-1) in the circle, the Drovers gave up an early run in the first inning. Twice after that they found themselves in a sticky situation with Aggie runners on second and third, but they were able to grab three outs without allowing another run.

Drovers fall to top-seed in SAC Semifinals

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Norris Rumph

SHAWNEE, Okla. – The Drovers couldn’t overcome top-seeded and fourth-ranked John Brown in the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinals on Friday evening, falling to the Golden Eagles 85-74.

USAO entered the tournament as the fourth seed after losing the tie breaker to Mid-America Christian.

The tournament is a single elimination. USAO returns home and will have to rely on at-large bids to continue to the NAIA Men’s Basketball National Tournament hopes.

Staff Meeting

Staff meeting held on Thursday, May 23rd @ 9:010 a.m. in the Emerson Room, Austin Hall.

05/23/2013 - 9:00am - 10:00am

staff meeting

staff meeting held on Thursday, April 25th @ 9:00 a.m. in the Emerson Room, Austin Hall

04/25/2013 - 9:00am - 10:00am