Student researchers from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma met with members of Chickasha’s city government recently to present findings that could inform future policies.
Fresh from a lecture and performance tour of Eastern Europe, Dr. Stephen Weber is scheduled to present a concert of music on the pipe organ beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Midwest City.
The concert is free and open to the public.
The Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Health Services Chris Basco was awarded the Regents Staff Achievement Award. Basco was named honoree for the third quarter of the 2013-14.
He has been a member of the USAO staff since 2010.
Oklahoma high school students ages 16 and up have an opportunity to learn about the Civil War while experiencing a taste of college life in an upcoming history camp at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
In the fall of 1915, Mary Thompson, of Tishomingo, arrived in Chickasha to attend the Oklahoma College for Women, an institution that was, itself, less than ten years old.
On April 25, 2014, just eighteen months shy of the one hundred year anniversary of her arrival, Te Ata (Mary) Thompson Fisher was forever memorialized for her contributions to American Indian identity and Oklahoma culture as statesmen, educators and community members gathered to dedicate a statue of her likeness on that same campus, now known as the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.