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USAO pairs with visiting students to help community on Drover Difference Day

A record-breaking number of 220 members of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma community (students, faculty and staff) as well as visitors from Madonna University in Livonia, Mich., spread out across Chickasha on March 7 volunteering on a variety of projects.

National college ranking list rates USAO first for value

Topping a national list for “Best College Values Under $30,000” published last week by an influential financial institution is the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

Remembering Ingrid

The community of alumni, faculty, administrators, staff and students from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is saddened almost beyond expression by the loss of our dear friend, mentor and inspiration, Dr. Ingrid Shafer, emerita professor of philosophy and religion. We’ve set up this page for everyone to share memories and tributes to Ingrid who gave so much to so many.

Symposium scholars consider intersection of science, art

Three scholars will come together for a panel discussion about the intersection of science and art beginning at 2 p.m. on March 13 in the Student Center Ballroom as part of the Eighth Annual Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

Nobel prize winner to keynote upcoming liberal arts symposium

Dr. Eric Kandel was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 2000 for his groundbreaking work in discovering the physical mechanism for the storage of memories in neurons.

His latest book, Age of Insight, looks at memories through a different lens as Kandel explores Vienna, the city of his birth, and the profound impact that it had on the cultural landscape of the Twentieth Century.

Kandel is slated to deliver the keynote address for the eighth annual Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium beginning at 7:30 p.m. on March 13 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma in Chickasha.

The event is free and open to the public.