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Fall term at USAO kicks off Aug. 24

Published: Friday, August 21, 2015

Whether returning from a full summer’s break or a two-week vacation since the end of the 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. 24 with enrollment continuing through Aug. 28.

Rogers, Irby earn Staff Achievement Awards for third, fourth quarters

Published: Thursday, August 20, 2015

Two employees at the University of Science and Arts of were awarded the Regents Staff Achievement Award for the third and fourth quarter of 2014-15.

The third quarter selection for the award is Financial Aid Clerk Robyn Rogers and Groundskeeper Kirk Irby was recognized as the fourth quarter recipient.

USAO names new Academic Affairs VP

Published: Wednesday, July 15, 2015

California native Krista Maxson has joined University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma as the new vice president for Academic Affairs, replacing Dex Marble, who re-entered retirement at the end of June.

USAO moves forward with park; mourns loss of artist

Published: Thursday, June 25, 2015

CHICKASHA – Heartbroken over the death of artist Jesús Moroles, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma administration and students are united in their commitment to finish the nearly one acre Coming Together Park located on the historic campus.

Last week, USAO learned that Moroles had been tragically killed in a car accident near Austin, Texas.

USAO and PSO collaborate to beautify university’s habitat

Published: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

CHICKASHA – Representatives from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma and Public Service Company of Oklahoma came together to celebrate their partnership in a recent outdoor planting ceremony at USAO’s Habitat area.

Native trees were planted along the newly relocated access road at the Habitat, including 16 Wichita Mountain redbuds, two plums and one smoke tree.