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Improving lives: Tulsa's Center for Family Resilience works to help people across Oklahoma

Improving lives: Tulsa's Center for Family Resilience works to help people across Oklahoma

At the Center for Family Resilience in Tulsa, people aren’t simply computer jockeys, analyzing data and making reports. The team is passionate about improving the lives of Oklahomans through research, outreach and engagement. The CFR, established in 2009, uses conferences, program evaluations and community events to educate and support people to reach their fullest potential, both socially and personally.

OSU’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Program celebrating 10 years of assisting vets

OSU’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Program celebrating 10 years of assisting vets

Nearly 30 veterans from across the United States will travel to Oklahoma State University to participate in the 10th annual Veterans Entrepreneurship Program (VEP), an eight-month program that includes an intensive, eight-day entrepreneurial boot camp on the Stillwater campus Feb. 16-23.

Latest info, CEUs available through Feb. 28 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Goodwell

Latest info, CEUs available through Feb. 28 Oklahoma Irrigation Conference in Goodwell

The conference will take place at the Oklahoma Panhandle Research and Extension Center southeast of Highway 54.

Breaking barriers is focus of 28th Annual Women’s Business Leadership Conference

Breaking barriers is focus of 28th Annual Women’s Business Leadership Conference

The 28th Annual Women’s Business Leadership Conference will help participants learn more about moving toward their career goals, developing themselves and others and enhance leadership skills from expert women leaders. The day-long conference will be held March 6 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Tulsa.

Register now for OSU’s Grape Management Course

Register now for OSU’s Grape Management Course

Enrollment is now open for the 2019 Grape Management Course. Learn the ins and outs of producing this fruit crop.

Becky Walker named 2019 Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service Distinguished Educator

Becky Walker named 2019 Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service Distinguished Educator

Pontotoc County Extension 4-H Youth Development educator. receives prestigious honor.

Brenda Miller honored with Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service educator award

Brenda Miller honored with Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service educator award

The Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service has honored Becky Walker and Brenda Miller with its prestigious 2019 Distinguished Educator awards.

OSU’s College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology mentors honored

OSU’s College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology mentors honored

Eight students from OSU’s College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology were honored for their mentoring work. They include (from left) Joseph Nguyen, Scott Cornelius, Courtney Andrews, Brooke Ryan, Emily Michalak, Angela Peter, Chelsea Streets and Lindsey Marsh.

Final Friday Art Crawl emerges art culture of downtown Stillwater

Final Friday Art Crawl emerges art culture of downtown Stillwater

The Final Friday Art Crawl has emerged as a new Stillwater tradition, bringing hundreds to downtown Stillwater the final Friday of every month.

Taking ownership of workplace culture is goal of innovative program hosted by OSU

Taking ownership of workplace culture is goal of innovative program hosted by OSU

An innovative program allowing participants to discover new ways to take ownership of workplace culture and take concrete tools back to organizations to help advance the group’s cultural agenda is coming to Tulsa. The Culture Summit, hosted by Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, is from 8 a.m. to noon on Feb. 7 at the Downtown DoubleTree Hotel.

CREATE BRIDGES program hosting two public forums

CREATE BRIDGES program hosting two public forums

Two informative forums are slated to help residents in Oklahoma learn ways in which to enhance their rural economies.

Register now to attend 2019 Eastern Oklahoma Beef Cattle Summit

Register now to attend 2019 Eastern Oklahoma Beef Cattle Summit

This year’s summit will emphasize effective stockmanship.

Producers should rotate hay feeding locations for cattle

Producers should rotate hay feeding locations for cattle

Concentrated hay-feeding sites can negatively affect hygiene in those areas during calving, leading to instances of scours and navel ill in calves.

Winter weather may affect cattle market factors, animal performance

Winter weather may affect cattle market factors, animal performance

Whether or not weather impacts are widespread enough to noticeably impact overall market conditions, cattle producers in specific areas of the country face significant management headaches.

Shedding light on shade gardening

Shedding light on shade gardening

Gardening enthusiasts can gain insight on what it takes to be successful with gardening in the shade during the Oklahoma Horticultural Society’s Annual Meetings.

2018 farm bill a lot like the 2014 version, but with some key changes

2018 farm bill a lot like the 2014 version, but with some key changes

Legislation maintains a strong safety net for the farm economy, invests in critical agricultural research and will promote agriculture exports through robust trade programs.

Red River Crops Conference Jan. 23-24 in Childress, Texas

Red River Crops Conference Jan. 23-24 in Childress, Texas

The collaborative effort by the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service and Texas AgriLife Extension alternates between Oklahoma and Texas annually.

OSU students make an impact through tailgate recycling efforts

OSU students make an impact through tailgate recycling efforts

OSU students efforts help the environment by recycling trash collected at tailgate sites during football season.

Chesapeake Energy will host 2019 OSU Leadership Development Certificate Series

Chesapeake Energy will host 2019 OSU Leadership Development Certificate Series

Chesapeake Energy is collaborating with the OSU Spears School of Business to host the 2019 OSU Leadership Development Certificate Series for business leaders in the Oklahoma City area. The 2019 series will include four seminars open to the public on Jan. 22, April 16, Aug. 27 and Nov. 5 at Chesapeake Energy Corporation in Oklahoma City.

BQA in place and ready to help with beef packer certification requirements

BQA in place and ready to help with beef packer certification requirements

Several beef packers have announced recently they will be requiring Beef Quality Assurance certification from their suppliers of fed cattle.

U.S retail beef prices doing well in face of increased meat supplies

U.S retail beef prices doing well in face of increased meat supplies

Choice and all-fresh retail beef prices have averaged 0.2 percent and 0.7 percent above last year.

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.

FAPC impacts Oklahoma food industry in 2018

FAPC impacts Oklahoma food industry in 2018

Oklahoma State University’s Robert M. Kerr Food & Agricultural Products Center continued to support innovation and growth of food and agricultural businesses throughout Oklahoma in 2018, providing a total economic impact of $120.31 million.

OSU, AARP team up to help bridge the ‘digital divide’ in rural Oklahoma

OSU, AARP team up to help bridge the ‘digital divide’ in rural Oklahoma

Mobile hotspots program "overwhelmingly popular" with local residents and public libraries.