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OSU honors civil rights pioneer Nancy Randolph Davis

OSU honors civil rights pioneer Nancy Randolph Davis

A statue depicting Nancy Randolph Davis, the first African-American student to attend Oklahoma A&M College, was dedicated in a ceremony Thursday when her lifesize sculpture was unveiled on the Oklahoma State University campus.

Campus statue to honor OSU civil rights pioneer Nancy Randolph Davis

Campus statue to honor OSU civil rights pioneer Nancy Randolph Davis

In honor of Nancy Randolph Davis, the first African-American student to attend then-Oklahoma A&M College, a statue of the civil rights pioneer will be dedicated Thursday, Jan. 31, on the Stillwater campus. Davis overcame racial obstacles to pursue her master’s degree in 1949.

OSU Alumni Association Inducting AJ and Susan Jacques into the OSU Hall of Fame

OSU Alumni Association Inducting AJ and Susan Jacques into the OSU Hall of Fame

AJ and Susan Jacques of Stillwater are two of five Oklahoma State University graduates who are being inducted into the OSU Hall of Fame on February 8. Induction into the OSU Hall of Fame is the highest honor bestowed by Oklahoma State University. It recognizes alumni and former students with outstanding lifetime achievements in society and professional life.

OSU/A&M Regents approve personnel actions

OSU/A&M Regents approve personnel actions

Several Oklahoma State University personnel actions were approved during the OSU/A&M Board of Regents meeting Friday in Stillwater.

Scooters returning to OSU campus

Scooters returning to OSU campus

Electric scooters will return to the Oklahoma State University-Stillwater campus Jan. 22. Three major changes will be involved with their return: mandatory parking sites, lower costs and a company new to Stillwater.

OSU alumna among five Angus icons featured in new documentary

OSU alumna among five Angus icons featured in new documentary

Minnie Lou Bradley — the first woman to enroll in animal husbandry at Oklahoma A&M in 1949 — is one of five people from the Angus cattle industry being recognized for their greatness in the latest American Angus Association's documentary series, I Am Angus: The Art of Greatness.

Academic Triumph: OSU program helps Latino youth succeed in school

Academic Triumph: OSU program helps Latino youth succeed in school

Now in its fifth year, the Unidos program works with seventh- and eighth-graders from five Tulsa Public Schools to encourage high school graduation and to promote higher education. About half the students are English language learners, coming from homes where most parents speak only Spanish.

OSU named a top 100 college for veterans

OSU named a top 100 college for veterans

Oklahoma State University has once again been named one of the top 100 colleges for veterans by the Military Times news agency.

CEAT Staff Recognized at SAC Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony

CEAT Staff Recognized at SAC Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony

Each year, OSU’s Staff Advisory Council holds the Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony to recognize staff members across the University for their hard work, dedication and contribution to the overall success of the University. Awards are presented to the top ten employees nominated by their supervisors or co-workers. This year, three employees from the College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology were represented in the top ten.

OSU wins Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Award with Welcome Plaza

OSU wins Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Award with Welcome Plaza

Oklahoma State University was presented with the Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Collegiate Award for the transformation of an unsightly area into the Welcome Plaza.

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.

OSU/A&M Regents approve personnel actions

OSU/A&M Regents approve personnel actions

Several Oklahoma State University personnel actions were approved during the OSU/A&M Board of Regents meeting Friday in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

President’s Cup honors variety of inclusive projects

President’s Cup honors variety of inclusive projects

A project involving Oklahoma State University and 50 Mandela Fellows from 29 sub-Saharan countries, another developing a robot to care for aging adults and a third promoting exercise and inclusivity for the disabled have taken top honors in OSU’s 2018 President’s Cup.

OSU to host replica Vietnam Memorial wall in April

OSU to host replica Vietnam Memorial wall in April

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund announced Thursday that Oklahoma State University-Stillwater will be a stop on The Wall That Heals national tour in 2019.

APLU Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence  honors OSU’s Kirksey

APLU Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence honors OSU’s Kirksey

Dr. Jason F. Kirksey, vice president for Institutional Diversity and chief diversity officer at Oklahoma State University, received the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Public Land-grant Universities’ (APLU) Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence (CADE).

Robert Henry to speak at OSU commencements

Robert Henry to speak at OSU commencements

Robert H. Henry — a former university president, federal appeals court judge, state attorney general and lawmaker — will be the commencement speaker at both Oklahoma State University undergraduate ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 15 at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater.

OSU wins third consecutive national diversity award

OSU wins third consecutive national diversity award

Oklahoma State University received its third consecutive Institution Committed to Diversity Award from Minority Access Inc., a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit agency. Alumnus Justin Biassou accepted the award on behalf of the university.

College of Human Sciences presents 2018 Alumni Awards

College of Human Sciences presents 2018 Alumni Awards

(STILLWATER, Okla., November 2, 2018) – Oklahoma State University’s College of Human Sciences presented seven alumni awards during its 2018 Homecoming celebration on October 26. Kristin Atchley, Nellie Perry (posthumous) and Kristen Smith were presented with Distinguished Alumni Awards; Tim Gowin, Benjamin Houltberg and Samantha Johnson were honored as Rising Stars; and Rick Green was recognized as an Honorary Alumnus of the College of Human Sciences.

Iba Hall more than new paint

Iba Hall more than new paint

50-year-old residence hall renovations create cultural connections

OSU Diversity Hall of Fame inducts four new members

OSU Diversity Hall of Fame inducts four new members

The OSU Diversity Hall of Fame inducted four new honorees and honored two Rising Star Award recipients at a ceremony Oct. 25.

Tickets on Sale for Lee Child on Nov. 9

Tickets on Sale for Lee Child on Nov. 9

Lee Child, author of the bestselling “Jack Reacher” series, is the featured speaker for this year’s H. Louise & H. E. ‘Ed’ Cobb Speaker Series presented by the Friends of the OSU Library.

Canada native leaves his career in the oil field to pursue an OSU MBA

Canada native leaves his career in the oil field to pursue an OSU MBA

Bill Pickering, a first-year student in Oklahoma State University’s Master of Business Administration program, holds three world records for conducting the largest dodgeball game ever played, and his talents don’t stop there.