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Opera Tenor Returns Home for Christmas Concert at USAO Dec. 19

Published: Friday, November 30, 2007


CHICKASHA – Every star has a starting point. For New York City opera tenor Steven Sanders, that place is Chickasha. The up-and-coming singer may earn a new appreciation for “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” when he sings it live Dec. 19 at the University of Science and Arts during a festive Christmas concert open to the public.

Local Church Raises $800 for Books for Tots

Published: Friday, November 30, 2007

USAO’s Books for Tots organization recently received a $1,600 gift in the form of two donations. Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church (COSLC) and Books for Tots raised $800, which was then matched by Thrivent Financial to purchase books for needy children through the Books for Tots program.

USAO Drama Department Honors Professor with Party Dec. 1

Published: Tuesday, November 27, 2007

CHICKASHA – How does one honor an English professor of 40 years? With poetry, of course. Stuart Meltzer, faculty emeritus in languages and literature, is receiving a unique tribute in the form of “Mr. Flood’s Party,” a combination of live poetry reading, drama and discussion Dec. 1 at the University of Science and Arts.

USAO Releases New Scholarships for High ACT Students

Published: Tuesday, November 27, 2007

CHICKASHA – Top high school seniors are the targets of a new partnership that will generate $400,000 in new scholarship funds at the University of Science and Arts over four years, beginning next fall.  The USAO Foundation announced its new Foundation Scholars Awards program on Monday, the most aggressive and expansive scholarship program ever at USAO.

USAO ShowBand Features Guest Guitarist Nov. 30

Published: Tuesday, November 20, 2007


CHICKASHA – Pop, blues, big band and lounge music converge when the USAO ShowBand whips up a lively mix of songs for its annual fall concert Nov. 30. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Te Ata Memorial Auditorium.