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12 hrs ago |

Oklahoma City woman with Lou Gehrig's Disease has learned hope

Working first as an aviation electronics technician, she traveled to South America, Asia, Europe and Africa.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK

20 hrs ago |

Edmond's high school newspaper wins top honors

High school print journalism is not only alive but thriving in Edmond, where the district's student newspaper, Ruff Draft, won top honors in a state competition.


Related Topix: Journalism, Edmond, OK

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Oklahoma business briefs, April 18

Passenger activity was up 8.3 percent over March a year ago at Tulsa International Airport, the largest increase in more than five years unrelated to weather impacts.


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The Bee

Girl group reunites to perform as 'The Bikinis' - Thursday, 17 April 2014 12:01

Just because the newest Broadway Rose Theatre Company production is called 'The Bikinis,' audience members shouldn't expect to see any actual bikinis on the four actresses, much to their relief.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Theater, Arts

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

McAuliffe names members to Port Authority board

Gov. Terry McAuliffe has named five people to the Virginia Port Authority's Board of Commissioners, and the majority of the new members are from Hampton Roads.


Related Topix: Virginia, Eastern Virginia Medical School, US Military, Fort Monroe, US Army, State Prisons, Prison, University of Virginia

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports Summarize Biosensors and Bioelectronics Study Results from University of Oklahoma

The AuNP-GSH-FITC fluorescent probe was firstly developed and used for bisulfide detection in bulk solution by quantitative real-time PCR, which achieved a linear working range from 0.1 mu M to 5.0 mu M and a limit of detection of similar to 50 nM."


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology

Poteau Daily News & Sun

PKMS Academic Team places at state competition

The Pansy Kidd Middle School Academic Team placed fifth at state competition this weekend at the University of Oklahoma in Norman.


Related Topix: Norman, OK

The Norman Transcript

Oklahoma Water Survey data web portal to be demonstrated next week

A new tool is available from the Oklahoma Water Survey, at the University of Oklahoma, for organizations in the state that collect and use water data.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Family, friends use "selfie" to remember lost loved one, support others battling cancer

Last year, the University of Oklahoma lost a staff member to esophageal cancer and now, family and friends are turning to the power of the 'selfie' to help others battling the same disease.


Related Topix: Esophageal Cancer, Health


Austin College Hosts Asia Week Speaker

Our clients continue to give great reviews of our staff, their expertise and efficiency.


Related Topix: Austin College, Sherman, TX, Ma Ying-jeou, Southern Methodist University


#EdShift Chat: How to Hack Your Curriculum

On Friday, April 18, our bi-weekly #EdShift chat will focus on helping educators "hack the curriculum" with experiments.


Related Topix: Texas State University, Florida International University

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Friends, family mourn former Oklahoma physician killed in suburban Kansas City shooting

Family and friends are mourning the death of a doctor with deep Oklahoma roots who was shot and killed Sunday near Kansas City, Kan.


Related Topix: Oklahoma, Bray, OK, Marlow, OK

Sigma Nu Fraternity, Inc.

Delta Epsilon Chapter Rechartered

Location: University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK Designation: Delta Epsilon Re-Chartering Date: April 12, 2014 Installed by: Regent Charlie Eitel Campus Snapshot: The University of Oklahoma campus is located in Norman, Okla., just south of the state capitol of Oklahoma City.


Related Topix: Norman, OK, Sigma Nu, Student Society, Fraternities

Sun Apr 13, 2014

University of Oklahoma's energy-focused MBA program offers global perspective

After beginning his career as a petroleum engineer, John Argo quickly has climbed to general manager of resource engineering at Oklahoma City-based HighMount Exploration and Production LLC. While the engineering background prepared him for finding the best way to recover oil and natural gas from rock deep underground, Argo's current position ... (more)


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Norman, OK

Washington Times

UAFS professor prepares students for life

For Melissa Whiting , teaching is about challenging students, encouraging them to take risks and preparing them for their post-academic lives.


Related Topix: University of Arkansas, Fort Smith, AR, University of Southern Mississippi, University of Tulsa, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Western Heritage Awards presented in Oklahoma City

Western Heritage Award winners wrangled top honors in Oklahoma City Saturday at the 53rd anniversary celebration.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Arts, Literature, Photography

The Capital-Journal

DOD interrogator to talk about Saddam Hussein's capture

Eric Maddox, an interrogator for the U.S. Department of Defense, will present "Finding Saddam" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, Iraq, World News,

Lamar Daily News

2014 Colorado Book Awards finalists named

Deeper in the Heart of the Rockies is nominated for a 2014 Colorado Book Award in the creative nonfiction category.


Related Topix: Colorado, Nonfiction, Arts, Folk, Telluride, CO

Fri Apr 11, 2014


OU History of Science department receives Sloan Foundation grant

The University of Oklahoma History of Science Department has received a $350,000 grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in support of a project to build an innovative tool for collaborative research centered on the 100-year-old Isis Bibliography of the History of Science.


Oklahoma City Friday

40 Years of Friday: Where are they now?

Dax went from 'down on the farm' to land man Dax Strickland made one of his first appearances in OKC FRIDAY on May 18, 1984 as a young student at Heritage Hall.


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