University of Oklahoma Newswire (Page 10)

University of Oklahoma Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for University of Oklahoma. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 4,508 in University of Oklahoma

  1. Controversial painting arrives in France from University of OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | KSWO

    A painting with a controversial history has arrived in a French museum after a settlement between its original owner's family and the University of Oklahoma. has been displayed at the University of Oklahoma since it was donated to the school in 2000 by Clara Weitzenhoffer , the adopted daughter of the original owner, reached a settlement with OU in late 2015 which returned official ownership of the painting to Meyer.

    Comment?

  2. Teams Get Set For Tennis ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Big 12 Conference

    ... The championship will take place April 27-30 at the Headington Family Tennis Center, hosted by the University of Oklahoma. Led by top seeded TCU on the men's side and Texas Tech on the women's side, the teams will battle it out on the court for the ...

    Comment?

  3. Digital life project uses 3-D to document endangered frogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    UMass Amherst, Zoo Atlanta, Amphibian Foundation and University of Oklahoma highlight the world's amphibians in 'Frogs of the World' IMAGE: 'Frogs of the World' is a new campaign launched by the Digital Life team on its website. The exhibit represents the first use of 3-D technology to preserve 3-D models... view more AMHERST, Mass.

    Comment?

  4. City College's history unfolds in "The Campus History Series"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Guardsman

    ... ed book on the California Mission Indian Agents that's going to be published in October by the University of Oklahoma press. I'm also working on a biography of Charles C. Painter who was the Washington D.C. lobbyist for the Indian Rights Association"

    Comment?

  5. 2018 race for Oklahoma governor is quickly gaining steamRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... only this time he's seeking the Republican nomination in a race that's quickly picking up steam. University of Oklahoma political scientist Keith Gaddie said in early February, when Richardson and former state Sen. Connie Johnson began testing the ...

    Comment?

  6. Nazi-looted painting back in Paris; display will alternate with University of Oklahoma museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    The University of Oklahoma has completed the physical transfer of the Nazi-looted painting "Shepherdess Bringing in Sheep" to the Musee d'Orsay in Paris where it will soon go on display for the next five years, OU officials have confirmed. "The process of reaching a mutual agreement for the public display of Camille Pissarro's 'La Bergere reentrant des mountons' has been very complex," University of Oklahoma President David Boren said Tuesday, referring to the 1886 painting by its French name.

    Comment?

  7. The distance between hate speech and free speech: Bloomberg View analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... sanctioned, provided it's being prohibited as part of a course of discriminatory conduct. Thus, the University of Oklahoma in 2015 expelled two fraternity members who led pledges in a racist song that proposed lynching blacks rather than letting ...

    Comment?

  8. John Shipley: Decision on Joe Mixon an easy one for VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | TwinCities

    ... won't pick a player until the 48th overall pick in Friday night's second round, about as high as the University of Oklahoma running back is expected to be selected because he was caught on video breaking the face of a co-ed in July 2014. The video, ...

    Comment?

  9. Oklahoma death penalty commission releases reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... not attainable in this life, but the difference with the death penalty is the finality," said University of Oklahoma College of Law professor Maria Kolar, a commission member. "And once an execution is imposed, it's over, and there's no sorries, and ...

    Comment?

  10. William Lynn - Bill' Gr...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... was a volunteer for Golden Belt Humane Society, and was an avid golfer and sports fan, especially of University of Oklahoma athletics. Mrs. Gray was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, where he served as a boating safety ...

    Comment?

  11. Law to allow Oklahoma universities to sue sports boostersRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... have prevented playoff appearances and other missed games. Richard Knapp, executive director of the University of Oklahoma's Touchdown Club, says unofficial boosters get schools in trouble. He says the new law will help prevent noncompliance with ...

    Comment?

  12. Man who alerted police to infant found in dumpster was staying in the home of the suspected motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KSWO

    ... security clearance and payments from organizations tied to the Russian and Turkish governments. University of Oklahoma has returned the painting "La Bergere reentrant des mountons" to France. Several years ago, it was discovered that this painting ...

    Comment?

  13. University of Oklahoma returns controversial stolen painting to rightful ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KSWO

    ... rightful owner, was forced to sue the university to get the painting back. "It is absurd that the University of Oklahoma would act as if they have done a noble thing by returning a piece of stolen art to France. From the moment that the University ...

    Comment?

  14. Oklahoma lawmaker criticizes OU's handling of painting stolen by NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Years later, it was donated to the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art on the campus of the University of Oklahoma in Norman. For more than two years, the family and the university fought over the rightful owner the painting before reaching an agreement in 2016.

    Comment?

  15. Neo-Nazi Flyers Seen on Penna s CampusThe university has condemned the messages.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Phillymag.com

    ... November, Penn officials responded similarly when, shortly after the election, three students at the University of Oklahoma sent disturbing online messages to black freshman at the university.

    Comment?

  16. An ancient skeleton reveals a 10,000-year-old Native link to Southeast AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... that this is probably not about population replacement, but rather chance occurrence through time," University of Oklahoma anthropology professor Brian Kemp said in a statement released by Sealaska Heritage. "If a female has no children or only ...

    Comment?

  17. Interviews, photos & video: Book and exhibit 'Smoke Over Oklahoma'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... donated by his family to the Oklahoma Historical Society. To celebrate the book's publication through University of Oklahoma Press, the Oklahoma History Center last week opened the companion exhibition "Smoke Over Oklahoma." "The photographs lend ...

    Comment?

  18. Train 'Smoke': Oklahoma History Center opens new exhibit 'Smoke Over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... donated by his family to the Oklahoma Historical Society. To celebrate the book's publication through University of Oklahoma Press, the Oklahoma History Center last week opened the companion exhibition "Smoke Over Oklahoma." "The photographs lend ...

    Comment?

  19. University of Oklahoma signs Kentucky graduate transfer wide receiver Jeff BadetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Altus Times

    The 6-foot, 180-pound Badet is scheduled to earn a bachelor's degree from Kentucky next month. As a graduate transfer, he will have one season with the Sooners and will be eligible immediately.

    Comment?

  20. Business People: Local firms' hirings and promotions, April 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... He received his undergraduate degree from Tulsa University and medical degree from the University of Oklahoma before completing his residency there as well. He then completed his fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Baylor University Medical ...

    Comment?