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30 min ago |

Young classical ballet students can audition for classes taught by OU faculty in Norman

The University of Oklahoma's School of Dance will hold auditions Sept. 14 for the Saturday Youth Program.


Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Norman, OK

4 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Sooners rank top 5 in college football polls

The AP Top 25 Poll and the USA Today Amway Coaches Poll were released Tuesday, and the University of Oklahoma is ranked high on both.


8 hrs ago |

Joe-klahoma, where the aroma of fresh-roasted coffee sweeps across the plains

Mariposa Coffee Roastery co-owner Daniel Kao on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 in Norman, Okla.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Norman, OK, Oklahoma City, OK

20 hrs ago |

Genetic testing unveils new type of primate

The University of Oklahoma's Cameron Siler and Filipino collaborator Marvic Yngente show the size of some of the primary rainforest trees on Samar Island's Mount Huraw in the Philippines during a biodiversity survey.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, University of Kansas

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Delayed prosecution frustrates alleged victim in case against former Seminole State regent

It has been nearly four years since then-Seminole State College Regent Jeffrey Lee Miller was charged with assault and battery in allegedly punching a woman in the face during 2010 Halloween party at the McAlester Country Club.


Related Topix: McAlester, OK, Quinton, OK, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Hispanic Business

Norman high school football fans get fortified before Crosstown Clash

The fundraiser, organized by the band booster clubs, will feature a tasty lineup of Norman restaurants and promises to be the best meal in town before the Crosstown Clash.


Business Journal

See how much your favorite university gets from Nike, Adidas or Under Armour

Over the past decade, contracts between footwear giants and universities have grown from handshake agreements with the head football and basketball coaches to sweeping deals that cover everything from logos on equipment trucks to in-game announcements on the public address system and free shoes for groundskeepers.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

Oklahoma City Friday

40 Years of Friday: Where are they now?

Penny's big three: Library, museum, orchestra In the early 1990s, Ruth Meyers sponsored an advertising campaign featuring prominent Oklahoma City businesswomen and community volunteers.


Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Oklahoma County, OK

News9 Oklahoma City

Frank Shannon's Attorney: 'OU Failed Him'

Attorney for OU linebacker Frank Shannon held a press conference Friday afternoon.


WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Toby Keith Opens "Big Dog Daddy's" in Time for Fir...

Though his name is already over the door in at least sixteen locations of I Love This Bar & Grill, Toby Keith can now count one more restaurant as part of his empire.


Related Topix: Toby Keith, Country, Norman, OK

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Toby Keith Answers Ice Bucket Challenge with Sooners

Toby Keith is the latest country star to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig's disease.


Related Topix: Toby Keith, Country

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Cottman Man Fred Bowen Credits Marines For Skills That Made Him Top...

SALEM, NC / / ACCESSWIRE / August 27, 2014 / Twelve years ago, Fred Bowen knew very little about auto transmissions.


Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, Salem, NC

Altus Times

Bedlam blood drive comes to Altus Sept. 2

Oklahoma Blood Institute is bringing Bedlam to Altus with a game plan to save lives.


Related Topix: Altus, OK, Jackson County, OK

KTEN-TV Denison

Group to study historic Route 66 in Tulsa

The urban design studio at the University of Oklahoma-Tulsa has named a community advisory group to assist a student-directed study of historic Route 66. The studio is a graduate-level degree program attracting students from architecture, urban planning and related fields.


Related Topix: Route 66

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Wariboko Brothers are Casady's Cyclones

Under the guidence of head coach Koby Scoville, Casady has steadily improved their win total and hopes to take the next step this season by making the Southwest Preparatory Playoffs.



Former Sooner invited to Team USA trials

Former University of Oklahoma women's basketball player Danielle Robinson is one of 27 players invited to take part in the 2014 USA Basketball Women's National Team trials.


Inside Self-Storage

Self-Storage Investor Virtus Real Estate Capital Acquires Pro Storage in Oklahoma City

Virtus Real Estate Capital, a real estate private equity firm, recently acquired a self-storage facility in Oklahoma City.


Carolyn Malachi, Benjamin Walker, Ryan Raftery & More to Play Joe's Pub, 8/27-9/7

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its schedule for August 27-September 7, featuring MARY MILLBEN, MIKEY WAX / MY SILENT BRAVERY, DAVELL CRAWFORD, CAROLYN MALACHI, MIKE BARNETT, FIND THE FUNNY, DANCENOW JOE'S PUB FESTIVAL and more.


Related Topix: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Benjamin Walker, Davell Crawford, Jazz, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Heartland Rv'S

The News-Gazette

Critics target chancellor

Critics of the university's decision to not hire Professor Steven Salaita have ramped up their efforts in recent days, seeking support for a no-confidence vote in the chancellor, soliciting donations for Salaita and adding names to the growing academic boycott.


Related Topix: Urbana, IL, Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestine, IL, University of Minnesota

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Awesome! Behind this door is an incredible scene for a future University of Oklahoma student

OU recently posted a new video to YouTube showing how they broke the good news to a high school senior in Edmond, Oklahoma.


Related Topix: Edmond, OK