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):
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.
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.
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!
(Original Post Located @ http://www.pantz.org/software/mysql/mysqlcommands.html )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.
Not every student is an actor or artist, but at USAO all students must fill an "artistic expression" requirement. "Now their options have been expanded slightly," announced Roger B. Drummond, associate professor of drama.
Under a new interpretation of the guidelines, students may take a class in basic or advanced acting to fill the requirement, he said.
Representing the presidents of 18 Oklahoma colleges and universities, USAO President Roy Troutt last week urged the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education to rethink their new method of allocating state funds. Most college presidents were "surprised, disappointed, frustrated and concerned" over new funding levels, Troutt said.