Five graduating art students will exhibit their work in an early fall senior bachelor of fine arts show titled Merge at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
An opening reception is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 in the Third Floor Art Gallery in Davis Hall.
The event is free and open to the public.
Gifts from Chickasha area businesses and individuals have moved the comprehensive fundraising campaign at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma closer to the finish line.
The Ready, Set, NOW Campaign kicked off its public phase in November of 2013 and, as of the beginning of August, has reached 70 percent of its overall goal of $4.85M. During the silent phase of the campaign, which lasted one year, campaign leadership was enlisted and major gifts were solicited from key supporters. Launched in late 2012, the campaign is expected to take from two to two and a half years to complete.
Whether returning from a full summer’s break or a two-week vacation since the end of the summer term, students are beginning to converge upon the campus for the fall trimester at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. Classes begin Aug. 25 with enrollment continuing through Aug. 29.
A unique art show, featuring works created on paper by Oklahoma artists, is set to open at the Nesbitt Gallery on Aug. 25 at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
The show, titled 24 Works on Paper, is co-sponsored by the Individual Arts of Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition.
USAO Student Services Administrative Assistant Ashley Donald was awarded the Regents Staff Achievement Award for the fourth quarter of 2013-14.