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USAO’s Hypatia Honor Society Announced

CHICKASHA - Seventeen students from the University of Science and Arts were inducted recently into the Hypatia Honor Society – the school’s only campus wide honor society.

The Hypatia Honor Society was founded in 1923 to honor students for their high academic achievements, character and integrity, and service to the university and community. The honor society was named after Hypatia, the famous Greek female mathematician.

TeAta World Premiere Offers Opportunity for Oklahoma Actors

Actors across Oklahoma and the nation are invited to audition for the world premiere of Te Ata, A Play With Music. The groundbreaking production, set to debut in the fall, showcases the life of world-renowned storyteller and actress Te Ata Thompson Fisher (1895-1995).

Playwright and artistic director JudyLee Oliva sees the world premiere as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Oklahoma actors to audition for the production slated for national audiences.


CHICKASHA – Original paintings by artist Corazon S. Watkins are on display in a new exhibit that continues through Feb. 10 at the USAO Art Gallery. The event is free and open to the public weekdays from 9-4 in Davis Hall.

Watkins’ paintings have been featured in exhibitions or held in collections across America and in Austria, Spain, United Arab Emirates, The Philippines, and Costa Rica.

FCA President to Speak at USAO for Martin Luther King Day

As part of Monday’s Martin Luther King Day festivities, Rev. Carey Casey, president of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Foundation and an original character in the movie Remember the Titans, will speak at 7 p.m. in the University of Science and Arts’ Davis Hall Theater.

Admission is free to hear the well-known motivational speaker, lecturer, pastor and coalition builder who works to bring about positive change in the areas of religion, civil rights history and racial reconciliation.

‘Baroque’ Masterclass Free to Public

The public is invited to a free masterclass offered by the musicians of Go for Baroque, scheduled to perform Jan. 13 at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

The free workshop is scheduled from 4-5:30 p.m. in the USAO Chapel. Tickets to the concert following at 8 p.m. are $8 to the general public, $6 to seniors and $2 to all students and children.

This is the fourth event in the popular Davis-Waldorf Performing Arts Series for the 2005-06 season. Go For Baroque prides itself on making serious music into fun and entertaining pieces.