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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.

OSU Museum of Art celebrates J. Jay McVicker, former OSU faculty member, in upcoming exhibition

OSU Museum of Art celebrates J. Jay McVicker, former OSU faculty member, in upcoming exhibition

The OSU Museum of Art will feature the artistic innovations of Jesse Jay McVicker (1911-2004), former OSU faculty member, through “Centering Modernism: J. Jay McVicker and Postwar American Art” opening Sept. 25 with a reception on Sept. 27.

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.

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.