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Healthy Living

Healthy Living

First Cowgirl, Ann Hargis, addresses the Cowboy Family with a note on living healthy, which includes enjoying the arts and sustainability efforts.

An Artistic Touch

An Artistic Touch

If you've been on Oklahoma State University’s campus recently, you’ve probably noticed the new bronze sculptures outside various buildings. The sculptures, by internationally recognized artist Bill Barrett, arrived in June 2017 for a yearlong stay.

Cowboys at the Winter Olympics

Cowboys at the Winter Olympics

At the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea, Lorrie Reed Parker served as a judge for the men's team event. Hannah Miller managed the social media content and efforts for the @TeamUSA social media properties, reaching over 9 million fans.

The McKnight Center’s inaugural chamber music festival is a success

The McKnight Center’s inaugural chamber music festival is a success

The McKnight Center’s inaugural Chamber Music Festival left an everlasting impression on all who attended.

Interior design students participate in service learning project with Town and Gown Theater

Interior design students participate in service learning project with Town and Gown Theater

As part of a service learning project, Oklahoma State University interior design students created renovation plans for Stillwater’s Town and Gown Theater. Design work from the 24 students in Design, Housing and Merchandising professor Paulette Hebert’s Environmental Design Studio course is on display through the end of May in Town and Gown’s Wagner Gallery.

Fund established to help 4-H families with wildfire recovery

Fund established to help 4-H families with wildfire recovery

The Oklahoma 4-H Foundation has established a fund to which people can donate in an effort to help 4-H families affected by the wildfires.

Mitchell to perform as Greenwoods will be honored at Sunday concert

Mitchell to perform as Greenwoods will be honored at Sunday concert

The Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music Concert Chorale, University Singers, Wind Ensemble will join guest and faculty vocalists to perform music from some of the greatest composers of all time on Sunday, April 22, at 2:30 p.m. during the President’s Masterworks Concert in the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall.

OSU Theatre Presents the Broadway Musical ‘She Loves Me’

OSU Theatre Presents the Broadway Musical ‘She Loves Me’

The OSU Department of Theatre brings Broadway to your backyard with the Tony Award-winning musical “She Loves Me,” set for April 26-28 in the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts.

Masterpiece Moments: American Artist at the Table Celebrates Community Commitment to the Arts

Masterpiece Moments: American Artist at the Table Celebrates Community Commitment to the Arts

The Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Advocates will be celebrating famous American artists during a Masterpiece Moments event Saturday, April 28, at the Wes Watkins Center.

Rogers County 4-H’er has a project that is a little bit buggy

Rogers County 4-H’er has a project that is a little bit buggy

When Shelby Counterman was just a toddler, she asked her parents if she could have a pet. While they may have been thinking she wanted the traditional cat, dog or even a guinea pig, Shelby had an entirely different type of pet in mind.

Emily Roberts recognized by The DaVinci Institute

Emily Roberts recognized by The DaVinci Institute

Emily Roberts, an assistant professor in the Department of Design, Housing and Merchandising, was recognized as a DaVinci Fellow for the second consecutive year.

OSU offers Summer Art Academy

OSU offers Summer Art Academy

For the fourth consecutive year, Oklahoma State University is hosting a Summer Art Academy for students between the ages of 13 and 18.

Guest musician to perform free concert at OSU

Guest musician to perform free concert at OSU

Freelance performer, composer and arranger Matthew Murchison will be the featured guest artist for a concert set for Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the living room of Willard Hall at Oklahoma State University.

Art Crawl is chance to explore the arts in downtown Stillwater

Art Crawl is chance to explore the arts in downtown Stillwater

Oklahoma State University students are invited to experience live music, art galleries, studios, restaurants and retailers during the first-ever Final Friday Art Crawl starting at 5 p.m. Friday, March 30, in downtown Stillwater.

Rising from the ashes to win coveted national award

Rising from the ashes to win coveted national award

Pittsburg County 4-H'er overcomes adversity to win national award.

Craft Beer Forum of Oklahoma 2018

Craft Beer Forum of Oklahoma 2018

The Oklahoma State University School of Hospitality and Tourism Management in the College of Human Sciences will hold the inaugural Craft Beer Forum of Oklahoma on Saturday, April 7, 2018. This educational event is open to the public with a range of ticket options.

English Education Students Awarded for Excellence

English Education Students Awarded for Excellence

Two College of Education, Health and Aviation students were recently presented the Geraldine Burns Award for Excellence in English Studies.

OSU faculty to present free chamber recital

OSU faculty to present free chamber recital

Faculty from the Oklahoma State University Music Department will present a free Faculty Chamber Music Recital, featuring classical compositions by Mendelssohn and Loeffler, on Tuesday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Sheerar Museum auditorium.

“Draw What Makes You Happy” – The Weary Teacher

“Draw What Makes You Happy” – The Weary Teacher

"As for my students, I hope that by encouraging them to draw things that make them happy, or to write kind words, they will find it second nature to lead with kindness. Also, maybe in someone way when they see me wearing it and how proud I am of the work they’ve done, they will take pride in being kind and the work they’ve done."

OSU Opera Theatre to perform “The Pirates of Penzance” 

OSU Opera Theatre to perform “The Pirates of Penzance” 

The Oklahoma State University Opera Theatre will present “The Pirates of Penzance” with comic performances that are sure to be crowd pleasers on Friday and Saturday, March 9 and 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the concert hall of the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts. 

OSU’s Burns Hargis to perform at campus jazz concert

OSU’s Burns Hargis to perform at campus jazz concert

Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis will join the OSU Jazz Orchestra on the piano for a cameo performance at a concert that will also feature the OSU Jazz Ensemble and an after-party celebrating the jazz orchestra’s first commercially-released album, “Solid Gold,” on Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Doel Reed Center for the Arts offers Summer Credit Courses, Scholarship Opportunity 

Doel Reed Center for the Arts offers Summer Credit Courses, Scholarship Opportunity 

The Doel Reed Center for the Arts is offering Oklahoma State University students a unique opportunity to experience one of the three credit courses offered this summer in Taos, New Mexico. 

OSU Theatre presents “How I Learned to Drive”

OSU Theatre presents “How I Learned to Drive”

The OSU Department of Theatre is driven by a vision for the community as it presents the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, “How I Learned to Drive,” by Paula Vogel, Feb. 22-24 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 25 at 2:30 p.m. in the Vivia Locke Theatre at the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts. For this production, the theatre department has collaborated with Payne County Youth Services to provide support for the youth in the community.

OSU Alumni Association inducting Nancy Randolph Davis into the OSU Hall of Fame

OSU Alumni Association inducting Nancy Randolph Davis into the OSU Hall of Fame

Nancy Randolph Davis, the first African-American student at Oklahoma State University and a graduate of the College of Human Sciences is among the four new members set to be inducted to the prestigious OSU Hall of Fame.