University of Oklahoma Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Roadtrip NationRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ROADTRIP NATION follows a group of roadtrippers as they traverse the United States and meet fascinating leaders who share stories of following their passions and realizing their dreams. At the University of Oklahoma, the team meets Mike Biggerstaff, a professor of meteorology, where they learn what it is about weather that lights him up.

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  2. How 'Twister' made meteorology cool in Oklahoma and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... Tornado Alley. Twenty years later, Snyder is a storm chaser and serves as a research scientist at the University of Oklahoma, where he studies supercells, tornadoes and the type of advanced weather radar that saves peoples' lives. In high school, ...

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  3. Oklahoma nonprofits in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... receiving grants include the city of Durant, $50,000 to support the design of an arts district; the University of Oklahoma, $40,000 to support the commissioning and exhibition of photographs of Oklahoma's American Indian community; Oklahoma State ...

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  4. Helen Ford Wallace's Parties, Etc. for May 22, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Awards ceremony: University of Oklahoma President David L. Boren and his wife, Molly Shi Boren, and the OU Board of Regents were hosts at the Regents' Alumni Award Ceremony in Beaird Lounge of the Oklahoma Memorial Union. Honorees: This year's 14 recipients were Jake Basden, Nashville, Tenn.; Dan Boz, The Woodlands, Texas; Linda Cavanaugh, Oklahoma City; Jalal Farzaneh and Mohammad Farzaneh, Norman; Annie Funke, Edmond; Jennifer Gavia, The Woodlands, Texas; Robert Jerome Herman, Tulsa; Deborah Kitchens, Dallas; Tim McLaughlin, Edmond; Gary Pierson, Oklahoma City; Vicki Robertson Rippeto, Dallas; Michael S. Tisdale, Norman; and Kenneth S. Waits, Tyler, Texas.

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  5. Michael Burrage to be inducted into Oklahoma Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... Administration from Southeastern in 1971, and earned a juris doctor degree with honors from the University of Oklahoma College of Law in 1974. Burrage was in private practice in Antlers from 1974 to 1994. He was named Outstanding Young Lawyer in ...

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  6. Metro Technology Center in Oklahoma City awards scholarships to students of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... dental field. She will work as a dental assistant until she applies for dental hygiene school at the University of Oklahoma, according to a news release. "Metro Tech has been a great learning experience, and it has prepared me for a career in the ...

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  7. Oklahoma City-area achieversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... attending Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center, is now advancing to medical school at the University of Oklahoma. "I heard about the program from a friend and decided it would be a good idea to enroll in order to gain quality exposure to the ...

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  8. Costs of celebrity college commencement speakers can add upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... $166,000 to bring Matthew McConaughey to speak last spring, including $9,500 for his airfare. The University of Oklahoma paid $110,000 to book journalist Katie Couric in 2006. Both speakers donated their fees to charity. "To the outside world, ...

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  9. College commencement speaking costs revealed: How Matthew...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... as they were sent out into the real world with an inspiring speech from Matthew McConaughey. The University of Oklahoma was also willing to cough up the cash to get Katie Couric to speak at their 2006 ceremony, spending $110,000 on the former Today ...

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  10. Wisconsin suspends Sigma Alpha Epsilon chapter for racial slursRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | New York Daily News

    ... chapter had already been on probation for an unrelated underage drinking incident. The fraternity's University of Oklahoma chapter was disbanded last year after video emerged showing members engaging in a racist chant on a bus. An SAE member at Yale ...

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  11. Down with celebrity graduation speakers: Stop spending fortunes for irrelevant commencement addessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Salon

    ... $166,000 to bring Matthew McConaughey to speak last spring, including $9,500 for his airfare. The University of Oklahoma paid $110,000 to book journalist Katie Couric in 2006. Both speakers donated their fees to charity, but their costs sparked a ...

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  12. CQ Announces its 2016 Hall of Fame InducteesRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | QST

    ... educator, former correspondent for CBS and NBC, journalism professor at University of Kansas and University of Oklahoma, author of more than 20 books on the American West. Matt Ettus, N2MJI: Software defined radio pioneer; developed first universal ...

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  13. Sooners Sweep Doubleheader At Austin PeayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The University of Oklahoma baseball team picked up a doubleheader sweep of Austin Peay by scores of 11-3 and 4-1 at Raymond C. Hand Park on Thursday. The Sooners improved to 28-24-1 overall while the Governors fell to 27-20.

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  14. Junior DH Nelson handles big role for Amarillo HighRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    ... When the Sandies (26-12) play Fort Worth Paschal in the region quarterfinals starting today at the University of Oklahoma, Paschal must pick its poison in deciding how to deal with Koelzer and Nelson. As far as Nelson is concerned, it's a win-win ...

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  15. Host Cajuns kick off Regional play FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Daily World

    ... Park entertains four teams in a regional, whose winner this year advances to the regional at the University of Oklahoma. UL head softball coach Michael Lotief said for the Cajuns (43-7), the key to winning this weekend's regional begins in the ...

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  16. University of Oklahoma regents honor major donors, athletic teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    The building that houses the College of International Studies at the University of Oklahoma has been named in honor of two brothers from Iran who came to OU in 1978 to study architecture. Jalal Farzaneh and Mohammad Farzaneh, of Norman, have given gifts of more than $8 million to support OU, including much of the cost of renovating the hall, OU President David Boren said.

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  17. Watching porn regularly may make you more religious, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Metro UK News

    That's according to a study published in the Journal of Sex Research, which suggests that those who watch porn more than once a week may 'stimulate greater religiosity'. The research, which was done by a team at the University of Oklahoma, involved following the same 1,314 adults over six years, periodically measuring their porn use and religiosity.

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  18. Alfredo VeaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | La Bloga

    ... in favor of hope, and his powerful feeling makes this history lesson come to life. " The publisher ( University of Oklahoma Press ) touts the book with intriguing questions: "What if we could travel back in time to save our heroes from painful ...

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  19. Without a TV network, Big 12 has no need to expand, OU president David Boren saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Speaking to reporters after the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents meeting Thursday, Boren, the most outspoken official from a Big 12 school when it comes to expansion, tied league growth to a potential Big 12 television network. "If you're going to have a network, you're probably going to have to have 12 or 14 members," Boren said.

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  20. PA joins UCHealth team in SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Journal-Advocate

    ... patients." Showalter earned a master's degree in health sciences in physician assistant studies from University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine in Tulsa, Okla. She is new to UCHealth and said in her online biography that she feels she has ...

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