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Sergeant Bryce Lockwood in front of banner commemorating the attack on the USS Liberty

Survivor of the attack on the USS Liberty to address USAO students, public

Published: Thursday, February 23, 2017

The USAO history department will host retired United States Marine Corps Staff Sergeant Bryce Lockwood on Thursday, March 9, as the second in a series of guest speakers this semester. Beginning at 6 p.m. in the USAO Ballroom, Lockwood will discuss the attack on the USS Liberty and then lead an open-ended discussion about foreign relations in the United States.


USAO launches “Think College” initiative for high school freshmen

Published: Friday, February 17, 2017

The University of Science and Arts continues to expand its community outreach with a new program now underway. The Think College initiative is designed to engage high school freshmen and encourage them to begin thinking about their plans for college early.

Barefoot in the park.

Tickets on sale for Barefoot in the Park

Published: Tuesday, February 14, 2017

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma’s Davis-Waldorf Performing Arts Series continues with the Montana Repertory Theatre’s 50th anniversary production of Barefoot in the Park. The performance will take place Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium on the USAO campus.

Manish Puri.

From Kathmandu to Chickasha: USAO student finds second home, tools for the future

Published: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Kathmandu, Nepal native Manish Puri may have come to Chickasha with preconceived ideas about America based on movie plotlines, but he will leave with the tools he needs for a great future. Puri is a senior physics and mathematics major at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.

Books for tots.

Books for Tots: more than 101,000 books distributed in 21 years of existence

Published: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

In the midst of November’s freezing temperatures, power outages and preparation for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, USAO’s Dr. Jeanne Mather and a group of students were getting everything ready for the 21st anniversary of Books for Tots.