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Settlemires Joins Legendary Guitarists for Tribute Concert

Published: Sunday, August 26, 2007

CHICKASHA – When Joe Settlemires signed on to play at a tribute concert this summer, he didn’t just salute one of jazz guitar’s greatest musicians; he performed alongside some of the greatest jazz guitarists to date.

At the annual Charlie Christian International Jazz Festival in Oklahoma City this June, Settlemires opened for the jazz quintet The Yellowjackets, members of which he played with 30-40 years ago.

USAO Welcomes Students Back Aug. 27 for Fall Term

Published: Friday, August 24, 2007


CHICKASHA –The end of Freshman Orientation brings the beginning of a new school year at the University of Science and Arts. Fall classes begin Aug. 27 at Oklahoma’s public liberal arts college. Enrollment continues through Aug. 31.

USAO's Marcie Price Stars in 'Steel Magnolias'

Published: Friday, August 24, 2007


USAO’s Marcie Price, graphic designer, stars in the leading role of Shelby in the Chickasha Community Theatre production of “Steel Magnolias” this weekend. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday in the Davis Hall Theatre, with a matinee Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets at the door are $8 for adults and $5 for students 18 and under. From left are Kristy Jarnagin, Christy Clift, Frances Redding, Marcie Price, Sachelle Story and Susan FaGalde.

USAO Ranked No. 1 On U.S. News’ Best Values List

Published: Thursday, August 16, 2007

CHICKASHA – Moving to the top of the exclusive “Great Schools, Great Prices” list in U.S.News & World Report’s America’s Best Colleges guide, the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma takes the No. 1 spot among all baccalaureate colleges in the western United States ranked for both academic quality and reasonable cost.

Askins Helps Unveil New Exhibit on Great Oklahoma Women from OCW

Published: Wednesday, August 15, 2007


CHICKASHA -- A new museum exhibit will be unveiled Aug. 27 that colorfully tells the story of 10 women whose common experience at the Oklahoma College for Women helped them to change their world.  Lt. Gov. Jari Askins will introduce the exhibition at the new Oklahoma History Center, northeast of the State Capitol.