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See Smithsonian Institution's “Patriot Nations” exhibit at OSU library

See Smithsonian Institution's “Patriot Nations” exhibit at OSU library

A 16-panel Smithsonian Institution exhibition titled “Patriot Nations: Native Americans in Our Nation’s Armed Forces” reveals the remarkable 250-year history of their U.S. military contributions through art, photography and essay.

OSU student wins district Met auditions

OSU student wins district Met auditions

Grant Harper, an undergraduate student at Oklahoma State University, was one of three winners in the Tulsa District Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions held recently in Tulsa. His performance convinced a panel of judges to advance him to the regional competition in March with a $2,000 award for his achievement.

Award-winning sax quartet to premier new works at free concert

Award-winning sax quartet to premier new works at free concert

The award-winning h2 quartet will offer a diverse menu of music ranging from Americana and jazz-influenced compositions to liturgical and Slavic folk music during a free concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4 in the Seretean Center Concert Hall.

OSU Museum of Art Presents Impressionist to Modernist: Milestones in Early Photography 

OSU Museum of Art Presents Impressionist to Modernist: Milestones in Early Photography 

Through a selection of more than 70 rare, vintage prints, Impressionist to Modernist: Milestones in Early Photography will offer visitors a closer look at a pivotal period in the development of photography. 

HTM alumna wins Food Network’s Chopped

HTM alumna wins Food Network’s Chopped

Hospitality and Tourism Management alumna Sarah Wade was the winning chef on the Gold Medal Games Finale of the Food Network’s hit show Chopped (aired on January 30, 2018).

OSU Jazz Orchestra joins rising star for first commercial album

OSU Jazz Orchestra joins rising star for first commercial album

As accolades begin to flow, the OSU Jazz Orchestra is promoting its first commercially-released CD, “Solid Gold,” at a release party, which will follow its first concert of the semester at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 20, at the Seretean Center Concert Hall.

Acclaimed brass septet to play at OSU 

Acclaimed brass septet to play at OSU 

The London-based Septura Brass Septet, which has been receiving critical acclaim among British music critics, will offer its redefined brass chamber music at the Seretean Center Concert Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 31, at 7:30 p.m. 

OSU faculty recital to feature Heather Lanners

OSU faculty recital to feature Heather Lanners

The OSU Music Department Faculty Recital Series will feature pianist Heather Lanners performing works from the baroque era through the 21st century on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Seretean Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall. The recital is free and open to the public.

Grants awarded to researchers in humanities, arts and design

Grants awarded to researchers in humanities, arts and design

Oklahoma State University faculty in the humanities, arts and design have been awarded research grants in a new funding program from the Office of the Vice President for Research. Grants of up to $10,000 were awarded to 15 tenured and tenure-track faculty to fund a research project in their areas of study.

OSU ranks in top 20 nationally for fashion merchandising

OSU ranks in top 20 nationally for fashion merchandising

Oklahoma State University ranks among the top 20 colleges and universities in the United States with fashion merchandising programs, appearing at No. 19 on The Art Career Project list of “The Best Fashion Merchandising Schools in the U.S. in 2018.”

OSU announces idea phase winners in app

OSU announces idea phase winners in app

An app idea that would support environmental work and another designed to assist fire investigators have advanced to the next phase of Oklahoma State University’s From Research to App competition.

The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts Announces Inaugural Chamber Music Festival For April 2018

The McKnight Center For The Performing Arts Announces Inaugural Chamber Music Festival For April 2018

The McKnight Center Chamber Music Festival will be The McKnight Center’s inaugural concert series, featuring a variety of performances and interactions with the finest chamber musicians in North America. The musicians will be in Stillwater for a weeklong residency April 8 through April 14.

OSU Theatre Presents “The Comedy Of Errors”

OSU Theatre Presents “The Comedy Of Errors”

Plan for your holiday season now as the OSU Department of Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” Nov. 30, through Dec. 2, at 7:30 p.m., and December 3, at 2:30 p.m. Tickets on sale now.

“Oklahoma 100 Year Life” project receives award

“Oklahoma 100 Year Life” project receives award

Ever wanted to know what it’s like to live to be 100 and maybe get some tips that could help you get there? It’s all available online at the Oklahoma State University Library, thanks to the Oklahoma Oral History Research Program (OOHRP), which was recently recognized for its “Oklahoma 100 Year Life” oral history project by the national Oral History Association.

World-renowned ukulele performer to visit Stillwater

World-renowned ukulele performer to visit Stillwater

Whether you’re one of the millions who’ve seen him play the ukulele on YouTube or you simply appreciate his world-renowned talent, Jake Shimabukuro is sure to captivate you when...

The First Lady of OSU Concert to feature composer Igor Karaca

The First Lady of OSU Concert to feature composer Igor Karaca

The works of composer Igor Karaca, who has written a diverse range of music from symphonies and motion picture soundtracks to jazz and pop-rock pieces, will be featured at the...

Carola Muñoz de Cote to receive Pinnacle Award in Tulsa

Carola Muñoz de Cote to receive Pinnacle Award in Tulsa

When the Tulsa YWCA celebrates the 2018 Women of the Year -- Pinnacle Awards, Carola Muñoz de Cote will be among 10 women honored. As the program manager for the College of Human Sciences’ ¡Juntos Se Puede! (Together We Can!), Muñoz de Cote works with Tulsa area families and students to help them achieve high school graduation while promoting higher education as an option. Noted as a champion for equitable education in the Latina community, Muñoz de Cote personifies the mission of YWCA - to eliminate racism and empower women.

OSU grad named to U.S. Health and Human Services post

OSU grad named to U.S. Health and Human Services post

The U.S. Senate has confirmed the nomination of Lance Allen Robertson for U.S. Assistant Secretary and Administrator for the Administration on Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. President Donald J. Trump nominated the Oklahoma State University alumnus earlier this year. Robertson has been Oklahoma Department of Human Services’ Director of Aging Services for the past decade, overseeing a range of programs that included the Older Americans Act and the State’s Home & Community Based Services Medicaid Waiver (ADvantage). He led a statewide team of 225 staff members.

OSU Theatre’s season tickets now on sale

OSU Theatre’s season tickets now on sale

The OSU Department of Theatre will serve up terror, drama, disarming comedy, Shakespeare, and a musical suitable for the whole family, during its upcoming Main Stage season, so...

NEA grant to promote the works of late OSU artist

NEA grant to promote the works of late OSU artist

The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded a $20,000 grant to Oklahoma State University art historian, Dr. Louise Siddons, to support a traveling retrospective...

OSU art takes Stillwater youth around the world in 10 days

OSU art takes Stillwater youth around the world in 10 days

A new summer youth art program will introduce students to arts, culture, history, and cuisine of the world in a hands-on, two-week tour from the Multi Arts Building in downtown...

OSU trombonists earn national recognition

OSU trombonists earn national recognition

Dorien J. Tate, a senior bass trombone performance major from Garland, Texas, took home first place honors in the 2017 United States Army Band, “Pershing’s Own,” National...