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OSU to host 2 events on digital humanities studies

OSU to host 2 events on digital humanities studies

The Edmon Low Library and the Oklahoma State University Digital Humanities Initiative are hosting two free, community-friendly digital humanities events around a visit by Dr. Roopika Risam, an assistant professor of English and English education at Salem State University in Massachusetts.

OSU’s Hargises, Ramsay to be honored with 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards

OSU’s Hargises, Ramsay to be honored with 2019 Governor’s Arts Awards

Oklahoma State University President Burns and First Lady Ann Hargis and professor Chris Ramsay are among those that will be honored for their contributions to the arts in Oklahoma during the 43rd annual Governor’s Arts Awards April 16 at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

OSU conference to focus on dyslexia

OSU conference to focus on dyslexia

Oklahoma State University’s Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is hosting its annual conference to help speech-language pathologists better assist clients.

Ibram X. Kendi to Speak on ‘How to Be an Anti-Racist’

Ibram X. Kendi to Speak on ‘How to Be an Anti-Racist’

Ibram X. Kendi, National Book Award winner and a leading scholar of racism and discriminatory policy in America, will speak on “How to Be an Anti-Racist” at 6 p.m. March 14 in Oklahoma State University’s Student Union Theatre.

Tickets now on sale for 2019 Euphoria Fashion Show

Tickets now on sale for 2019 Euphoria Fashion Show

EUPHORIA – AN ORANGE CARPET AFFAIR returns to the campus of Oklahoma State University on April 19, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. in the Student Union Theater. For the eighth straight year, apparel design and production students’ creations will be featured in a high-energy, runway fashion show produced by the Department of Design, Housing and Merchandising (DHM) in the College of Human Sciences.

OSU Museum of Art receives major gift from George R. Kravis II Collection

OSU Museum of Art receives major gift from George R. Kravis II Collection

The Oklahoma State University Museum of Art has received more than 600 works of fine art and design from the George R. Kravis II collection. The collection ranges from video art to pop art, and 1930s to 21st-century design with an international representation of artists. It includes works from Roy Lichtenstein, Brian Bress, Henry Moore, Charles and Ray Eames, Philippe Starck and Oklahoman Otto Duecker.

 OSU Hospitality Days set for February 18-19

OSU Hospitality Days set for February 18-19

The Oklahoma State University School of Hospitality and Tourism will host its 63rd annual Hospitality Days, February 18-19, 2019, in the north wing of the Human Sciences Building. The event includes a career fair and industry connection opportunities for students and hospitality professionals. On Monday, February 18, at 1 p.m. students will hear from a panel of recently graduated hospitality professionals with a keynote address from Operation Blue Shield founder and CEO Toni Brinker to follow.

LGBTQIA+ histories uncovered in 50 States exhibition, opening Feb. 12

LGBTQIA+ histories uncovered in 50 States exhibition, opening Feb. 12

LGBTQIA+ histories uncovered including Oklahoma-born playwright Lynn Riggs. Created by artists Nick Vaughan and Jake Margolin. On display at Oklahoma State University Museum of Art.

OSU’s Greenwood School of Music Presents ‘A Night at the Opera’

OSU’s Greenwood School of Music Presents ‘A Night at the Opera’

'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street' is among the 14 Operas Oklahoma State University students will highlight during A Night at the Opera on Friday and Saturday at the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

Final Friday Art Crawl emerges art culture of downtown Stillwater

Final Friday Art Crawl emerges art culture of downtown Stillwater

The Final Friday Art Crawl has emerged as a new Stillwater tradition, bringing hundreds to downtown Stillwater the final Friday of every month.

Allan Houser sculpture Abstract Orange takes OSU orange to new level

Allan Houser sculpture Abstract Orange takes OSU orange to new level

A second Allan Houser sculpture, this one perfectly matched to America’s Brightest Orange, was unveiled Wednesday during a ceremony hosted by Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis and First Cowgirl Ann Hargis. Abstract Orange is a continuation of OSU’s initiative of integrating public art on campus.

Custer County 4-H’ers bring Oklahoma Land Run history to life

Custer County 4-H’ers bring Oklahoma Land Run history to life

Custer County 4-H'ers help out-of-staters learn about the Oklahoma's Land Run of 1889 with an informative and interactive presentation.

Allan Houser sculpture gift elevates OSU’s public art initiative

Allan Houser sculpture gift elevates OSU’s public art initiative

Oklahoma State University has made a significant step advancing its initiative of integrating renown public art on campus with the installation of Singing Heart, a sculpture by Allan Houser.

Ron Cox receives national extension diversity award

Ron Cox receives national extension diversity award

Ronald Cox, Jr., Oklahoma State University associate research professor and cooperative extension specialist, has been announced as the 2018 winner of the National Extension Diversity Award.

Oklahoma State University celebrates groundbreaking for the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music

Oklahoma State University celebrates groundbreaking for the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music

The new building for the Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music is expected to have a long-term impact on Oklahoma State University’s music programs and its reputation for the arts. On Saturday, dignitaries, donors and award-winning student performers celebrated the facility’s groundbreaking.

National Writing Project Teacher Leaders Head Back to School

National Writing Project Teacher Leaders Head Back to School

"Write.Learn.Lead." is the backbone of the National Writing Project (NWP) network's signature programs for teachers and young people alike. During summer break, more than 3,000 teachers worked face-to-face and in online communities to share and learn new ways to teach writing, engage colleagues and enhance their leadership.

Masterpiece Moments:  Artists at the Table

Masterpiece Moments: Artists at the Table

OSU Museum of Art Advocates support arts exhibits and programs

Building Momentum

Building Momentum

Chamber Music Festival showcases future impact of The McKnight Center

Graduate student works to foster community action on north Tulsa health disparities

Graduate student works to foster community action on north Tulsa health disparities

OSU-Tulsa student Patrick Grayshaw has been drawn to the idea of community engagement since high school and now he wants to make a career of it. “My social studies class is where I learned about community engagement. I never left it really,” he said. “It’s almost like it’s just my default.”

OSU brings piano class to Stillwater community

OSU brings piano class to Stillwater community

Oklahoma State University is offering a non-credit piano class for Stillwater-area adults. Aimed at beginners and those who wish to brush up on their skills, Introduction to Piano will meet from 5:30-6:20 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Aug. 20-Dec. 7 in OSU’s Seretean Center for the Performing Arts.

Benjamin Harjo Jr.: We Are a Landscape of All We Know on view at the OSU Museum of Art

Benjamin Harjo Jr.: We Are a Landscape of All We Know on view at the OSU Museum of Art

Through a connection to his own heritage and to the wider American and international aboriginal communities, Harjo generates an individual perspective that is rooted in the past, informed by the present, and looking to the future.

OSU Museum of Art Advocates help equip backpacks

OSU Museum of Art Advocates help equip backpacks

The Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Advocates recently contributed 1,000 boxes of crayons to “Backpack Buddies,” a collaborative project providing school supplies for Payne County youth.

Music industry students to present hand-made cajón drums to Stillwater elementary schools

Music industry students to present hand-made cajón drums to Stillwater elementary schools

This week, music-industry majors in Oklahoma State University’s Greenwood School of Music will present cajón drums to all six Stillwater elementary schools.

OSU Museum of Art to present textile works to explore the concept of layering

OSU Museum of Art to present textile works to explore the concept of layering

From archeological digs revealing the history of civilizations to contemplations on hidden meanings in novels, layers surround us in abstract and material ways. The “Layered Voices” exhibition, featuring the work of 23 artists in textiles that illustrate each artist’s interpretation of layers, will be on display at the OSU Museum of Art until Aug. 18.