The Best People

I am spending the day at an enrollment management conference, where I've been asked, "why do you stay where you are?" The answer for me is simple: I work with the best people on earth.

Quote from Robert Riech Former Secretary of Labor for the Clinton Administration

“The great conflict of the 21st century is not going to be between the west and terrorism, no, terrorism is a tactic, not a belief. The true battle will be between modern civilization and anti-modernists, between those who believe in the primacy of the individual and those who believe that human beings owe their allegiance to a higher power.

Jenn Long on the mark

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):

Invitation to Contribute

Literary legend Margaret Atwood is coming to speak at the University of Science and Arts for the Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium March 31, 2011. In anticipation of her visit, USAO is sending out a call for people to participate in a community-wide writing project called Writing Margaret Atwood.

Texting While Driving Prevention Program

United International will demonstrate the dangers of texting while driving by bringing a driving simulator to USAO’s campus on:

Tuesday Nov 9th from 11am-5pm

Location: USAO Oval

Brought to you by: Student Activities Board

More test animations!

We are frantically trying to get all the artwork done and begining some of the animation. This video on our facebook page will give you an idea about the look that our final work will have. Thanks Jed for making it happen.

Our first Animation Scene!

This week we finished the story boarding process and started to make all the parts for our first scene. I took several pictures while moving the various parts to make a quick mock up of what the animation will look like. It's Awesome!

MySQL Command Line

(Original Post Located @ )This is a list of handy MySQL commands that I use time and time again. At the bottom are statements, clauses, and functions you can use in MySQL. Below that are PHP and Perl API functions you can use to interface with MySQL. To use those you will need to build PHP with MySQL functionality. To use MySQL with Perl you will need to use the Perl modules DBI and DBD::mysql.

Music Faculty Welcomes Texas Appointment

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma welcomes Dr. Dan Hanson as director of instrumental ensembles, it was announced this week by Dr. John Feaver, vice president for academic affairs.

Art Show Open to the Public

"Faces, Spaces, Things" is the theme of an art show on USAO's campus next Friday. Art major Sylvia Ferrell will exhibit her art­work in the Davis Hall Gallery from 7-9 p.m.

Ferrell will graduate from USAO next spring with a bache­lor's degree in art. As part of her graduation requirements, Ferrell is coordinating and presenting this exhibit.

After gaining a business degree in 1961, Ferrell went on to earn her Registered Nurse license in 1974. Beginning in 1985, Ferrell started working toward an art de­gree at USAO.

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