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OSU students win notable scholarship honors

OSU students win notable scholarship honors

Researching ground water in Panama, improving trumpet skills in Switzerland and learning Japanese in Japan. That’s what three current or former Oklahoma State University students will be doing next school year after recently being named Fulbright or Boren Scholars.

Women for OSU make ‘presence’ felt at symposium

Women for OSU make ‘presence’ felt at symposium

Women for OSU recognized Peggy Helmerich as the 2019 Philanthropist of the Year and honored 10 student scholars at its 11th annual symposium. The event drew more than 500 people and focused on the theme of “presence,” featuring New York Times best-selling author Amy Cuddy as the keynote speaker.

Oklahoma Home and Community Education celebrates service to communities statewide

Oklahoma Home and Community Education celebrates service to communities statewide

Oklahoma Home and Community Education groups all across the state be celebrating the positive impact they make on their local communities during the upcoming Oklahoma Home and Community Education Week slated May 5-11.

Oklahoma Mesonet documentary airing on OETA showcases the gold standard of weather monitoring

Oklahoma Mesonet documentary airing on OETA showcases the gold standard of weather monitoring

OETA will broadcast the OSU-produced program at 9:30 p.m. on May 3, at 6:30 a.m. on May 4 and at 7:30 p.m. on May 9.

Oklahoma State offers agricultural leadership degree that can be completed online

Oklahoma State offers agricultural leadership degree that can be completed online

Students who have completed an associate degree in agriculture can complete their bachelor's degree online.

5 inducted into OSU’s Fraternity & Sorority Hall of Fame

5 inducted into OSU’s Fraternity & Sorority Hall of Fame

The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs and OSU Order of Omega have honored student leaders, OSU faculty members, and alumni who made significant contributions to the fraternity/sorority community during the 2018-19 academic year.

State meteorologist calls Oklahoma Mesonet ‘a forecaster’s dream’

State meteorologist calls Oklahoma Mesonet ‘a forecaster’s dream’

A system of 120 stations with at least one in every county, the network was designed and implemented by cooperating scientists at Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma, with the two universities continuing to provide valuable subject-matter expertise to this day.

State’s energy leaders to speak at 13th Annual OSU Energy Conference

State’s energy leaders to speak at 13th Annual OSU Energy Conference

Leaders from some of the state’s top energy companies will speak May 23 at the 13th Annual Oklahoma State University Energy Conference in downtown Oklahoma City. The conference is from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at the Cox Convention Center.

Elementary education student selected as first OSU participant in Choctaw Nation Teach to Reach Program

Elementary education student selected as first OSU participant in Choctaw Nation Teach to Reach Program

Kaitlyn Wood, an elementary education senior from Paris, Texas, was recently selected as Oklahoma State University’s first participant in the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma’s Teach to Reach program. This career development program aims to provide support and professional development to Native American students who are seeking education degrees and planning to teach in schools with predominantly Native American students.

OSU commencement ceremonies set for May 10-11

OSU commencement ceremonies set for May 10-11

Oklahoma State University will graduate an estimated 4,500 students this spring and summer, and more than 3,500 are planning to participate in one of six commencement ceremonies May 10-11 at Gallagher-Iba Arena.

OSU honors WWII vet on his birthday

OSU honors WWII vet on his birthday

At a well-kept home on the edges of Marlow, Oklahoma, the world is sending its love to Oklahoma State University fan Recil Troxel, one piece of mail at a time. The flood of correspondence has renewed the faith of his daughter Liz Anderson in the general goodness of people and left the family awestruck at the power of a single Facebook request for cards for a World War II veteran.

Park[ing] Day project awarded student merit

Park[ing] Day project awarded student merit

Students in Oklahoma State University’s school of architecture and department of landscape architecture have been awarded the student merit award by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) at the 2019 Central Chapter Conference for their Park[ing] Day community outreach activity in fall 2018.

OSU undergraduate presenting research at global event

OSU undergraduate presenting research at global event

Oklahoma State University environmental science major Rainee DeRoin loves all things water. For the past two years the 21-year-old junior has monitored seven small watersheds — including lands that have eastern redcedar, prairie and switchgrass — at OSU’s 1,820-acre Cross Timbers Experimental Range southwest of Stillwater as part of a long-running research study.

CAS Awards Banquet honors students

CAS Awards Banquet honors students

The Oklahoma State University College of Arts and Sciences recognized its outstanding students and awarded 94 scholarships worth $215,000 during its annual awards banquet April 10 in the Student Union. The honors included the CAS Top 10 Seniors and each department's Outstanding Senior.

OSU names 2019 Student Employee of the Year

OSU names 2019 Student Employee of the Year

Oklahoma State University Career Services named Holt Calder, data engineer for InterWorks, the 2019 Student Employee of the Year on April 11.

Oklahoma Mesonet’s agricultural services provide needed information in real time

Oklahoma Mesonet’s agricultural services provide needed information in real time

The Oklahoma Mesonet allows state agricultural producers to get a peek at the future before it arrives, and use of that awareness can enhance their livestock’s well-being and business’ bottom line.

OSU speakers forum to discuss Vietnam War

OSU speakers forum to discuss Vietnam War

The Vietnam War and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be key topics of discussion April 19 at the Oklahoma State University history department’s speakers forum The Vietnam War: Contested Legacies and Memories. The free event is scheduled for 3:30-5 p.m. in Room 035 of South Murray Hall on the Stillwater campus and features three military history experts.

Women for OSU name Peggy Helmerich Philanthropist of the Year

Women for OSU name Peggy Helmerich Philanthropist of the Year

Women for OSU will honor Tulsa civic leader and benefactress Peggy Helmerich as its 2019 Philanthropist of the Year at its annual symposium on April 25 in Gallagher-Iba Arena. Tickets are available for the event, which is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The Wall That Heals visiting OSU

The Wall That Heals visiting OSU

A 375-foot-long traveling version of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial will be on the Oklahoma State University campus next week, allowing area residents the opportunity to pay tribute to those who served and the more than 58,000 who died during the Vietnam War.

Conference to focus on sustainable water management practices

Conference to focus on sustainable water management practices

The Southern Region Water Conference will focus on optimizing water use and protecting water quality.

Child Development Lab names new director

Child Development Lab names new director

Longtime educator Sandy Major is the new director of the Cleo L. Craig Child Development Laboratory effective August 1, 2019, the Oklahoma State University College of Human Sciences recently announced.

Fundraiser celebrates Stillwater’s commitment to arts

Fundraiser celebrates Stillwater’s commitment to arts

The Oklahoma State University Museum of Art Advocates are bringing the flavors and culture of Europe to Stillwater for its third annual fundraiser, Masterpiece Moments: Artist at the Table.

OSU hosting Summer Art Academy

OSU hosting Summer Art Academy

The Oklahoma State University Department of Art, Graphic Design and Art History is hosting its fifth annual summer program aimed at junior high and high school students.

Special Clovers Camp creates lasting memories for all involved

Special Clovers Camp creates lasting memories for all involved

Going to camp is a big part of being in 4-H, but has not always been a possibility for all club members. Thanks to Special Clovers Camp - Super Health Heroes, 4-H'ers with special needs had an opportunity recently to take part in the camp experience.