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Cameron University presents Cameron University Guitar Ensemble in concert
By janwilli - 4/27/2015

The Cameron University Department of Music will present the CU Guitar Ensemble in concert on Friday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Featured guitarists are Ashim Bohara, Kathmandu, Nepal; Nic Callen, Cache; Trevor Campbell and Shane Rutherford, Lawton; Samuel Phillips, Sallisaw; and Wesley Stafford, Altus. The CU Guitar Ensemble is directed by Dr. Kirsten Underwood. Admission is free. Seating is limited to 80 patrons.

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Cameron University to feature English majors in creative writing Senior Showcase
By janwilli - 4/27/2015

The Cameron University Department of English and Foreign Languages will feature seven graduating English majors in a Senior Showcase on Wednesday, April 29 at 3:30 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. Ashleigh Balog, Amelia Barr, Casey Brown, Maurice Buckner, Gilberto Nunez, Rhiannon Poolaw, and Jonathan Tuckwell will read selections from their work. The showcase is open to the public.

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Cameron students named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities
By janwilli - 4/27/2015

More than 60 students from Cameron University have been named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, a highly regarded and long-standing honors program that has recognized outstanding campus leaders for their scholastic and community achievements for more than 60 years.

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CU Office of Student Activities presents annual awards
By janwilli - 4/27/2015

Cameron University’s Office of Student Activities presented awards to students, faculty and staff during a recent ceremony on the CU campus. The event included the announcement of the Top 20 Students, comprised of outstanding juniors and seniors, and the Top 10 Non-Traditional Students, made up of outstanding college students over the age of 25. A committee of faculty, staff and students selects honorees for both lists based on excellence in leadership, community service, campus involvement and academics.

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Phi Sigma Iota holds initiation banquet
By janwilli - 4/23/2015

Cameron University's Delta Rho Chapter of Phi Sigma Iota, the Foreign Language International Honor Society, welcomed eight new members during its recent Initiation Banquet. Phi Sigma Iota recognizes outstanding ability and achievement in the study or teaching of academic fields related to foreign language, literature or culture. Inducted into the Delta Rho chapter were CU students Domonique Eleshin and Zachary Wallace, Lawton; Amber Holt, Skiatook; Jongduk Joung, Seoul, South Korea; Maria Laura López Gonzáles, Collier, Fla.; Yohan Silva, Elgin; Yuwan Yang, Wuhan, China; and CU faculty member Dr. John Hodgson.

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Cameron University School of Education and Behavioral Sciences recognizes student achievement
By janwilli - 4/23/2015

The Cameron University School of Education and Behavioral Sciences recognized student achievement earlier this week. Undergraduate and graduate students in the school’s three academic departments – education, psychology, and sports and exercise science – were honored.

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Cameron University celebrates Earth Day with tree donation from Lawton Northeast On-Line Branch Lions Club
By janwilli - 4/22/2015

Cameron University celebrated Earth Day earlier today with a tree planting made possible by the Lawton Northeast On-Line Branch Lions Club, a branch of the Lawton Northeast Lions Club. This marks the seventh consecutive year the group has donated a tree to the university. Allen Granger, president of the Lawton Northeast On-Line Branch Lions Club, and members of the club were on hand to celebrate the planting of an Eastern Redbud on the south side of Cameron’s Aggie Gym.

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Cameron University Concert Band and 77th Army Band unite for free concert
By janwilli - 4/22/2015

The Cameron University Concert Band and Fort Sill's 77th Army Band will present a combined concert on Thursday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. The Cameron University Concert Band is conducted by Dr. Matthew Mireles, and the 77th Army Band is conducted by Warrant Officer 1st Class Jac’kel Smalls and First Sergeant Kristin Barrett. Admission is free.

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Cameron University Concert Choir and Centennial Singers to host combined concert
By janwilli - 4/22/2015

The Cameron University Department of Music will present the Cameron University Concert Choir and the Cameron University Centennial Singers in a combined concert on Tuesday, April 28. The concert will start at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students/senior citizens. Cameron faculty, staff and students are admitted free with CU ID. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

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Cameron University student organization provides endowment to establish Sylvia M. Burgess Service Award
By janwilli - 4/20/2015

Cameron University has established the Sylvia M. Burgess Service Award, thanks to a $15,000 endowment provided by the Cameron University School of Business and the Cameron chapter of Enactus, a student organization comprised of students, business leaders, and academic leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world. The Sylvia M. Burgess Service Award is named in honor of Dr. Sylvia M. Burgess, a member of the Cameron faculty who serves as Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, and who is a former faculty advisor for Students in Free Enterprise, now known as Enactus.

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Actor/environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr. to address Cameron’s 2015 graduating class
By janwilli - 4/20/2015

Actor/environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr. will deliver the commencement address to Cameron University’s Class of 2015. The annual graduation ceremony is slated for Friday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m. at Cameron Stadium. Begley will be the final speaker as part of CU's 2014-15 Academic Festival, “Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities.” Following his address, CU’s 2015 graduates will receive their diplomas. A fireworks display will cap off the occasion. The public is invited to attend free of charge. No tickets are required.

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Cameron University Business Research Center to host business forum focusing on education’s role in regional economic development
By janwilli - 4/17/2015

Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess, Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will host a business forum on the role of education in regional economic development on Tuesday, April 28, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. in the Buddy Green Room of the McMahon Centennial Complex. The keynote speaker will be Natalie Shirley, Oklahoma Secretary of Education and Workforce Development and President, Oklahoma State University-OKC. The forum is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron Computing and Technology competition results announced
By janwilli - 4/16/2015

The Cameron University Department of Computing and Technology is pleased to announce the results of the student competitions held during last week’s Computing and Technology Expo. In all, 90 students participated in nine separate competitions related to various aspects of computing and technology.

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Cameron University to commemorate Arbor Day with tree planting ceremony
By janwilli - 4/16/2015

Cameron University will hold its annual Arbor Day observance in conjunction with Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22 at 11:30 a.m. Members of the Biology Club and Cameron’s chapter of Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society will be on hand to assist with the planting of a Western Soapberry tree in Cameron Park. The ceremony is open to the public.

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Cameron University to host Young Learners’ Science Exposition, science fair for K-5
By janwilli - 4/15/2015

The Cameron University Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering will host the Young Learners Science Exposition, a science fair for grades K-5, on April 27 and 28. Displays will be set up on the first floor of the Sciences Complex, and a public viewing is scheduled for Monday, April 27 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. For complete information, contact Dr. Clint Bryan at 591-8006 or clintb@cameron.edu.

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CETES Tech Night presents “The Internet of Things”
By janwilli - 4/15/2015

CETES Tech Night, presented by the Center for Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurial Studies at Cameron University, returns on Tuesday, April 21, at 6 p.m. This month’s session, “The Internet of Things,” (IoT) is a scenario in which objects, animals or people are provided with unique identifiers and the ability to transfer data over a network without requiring human-to-human or human-to-computer interaction. Tech Night is open to the public at no charge and will take place in the Sarkeys Conference Room 207 of the CETES Conference Center. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by e-mail at sdunn@cameron.edu or by calling 581-5447.

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Cameron University faculty members honored
By janwilli - 4/14/2015

Cameron University faculty members Dr. Ioannis Argyros, Donna Clopton, Dr. Michael Husak, Dr. Lynda Robinson and Amy Stockman, were honored tonight with awards recognizing their contributions to Cameron’s academic community. Argyros was honored with the Bhattacharya Endowed Lectureship for Excellence in Research Award, Clopton received the Adjunct Faculty Award for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching, Husak received the Faculty Award for Excellence in Mentoring Student Research, Robinson was honored with the Faculty Award for Excellence in Service, and Stockman received the Faculty Award for Excellence and Innovation in Teaching.

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Cameron University announces winners of inaugural Staff Awards
By janwilli - 4/14/2015

Three Cameron University staff members have been selected as the inaugural recipients of the university’s new Staff Awards. Brandy Belew, Mandy Husak and David Stone received their awards during a ceremony tonight on Cameron’s Lawton campus.

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Cameron University to host Oklahoma Accountancy Board
By janwilli - 4/14/2015

The Cameron University School of Business will host a reception and the April 2015 board meeting of the Oklahoma Accountancy Board (OAB) on April 16-17. The reception is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, at 5:30 p.m. in the Centennial Room of the Shepler Center. The reception is open to area CPAs, who, along with OAB board members, will have the opportunity to network with Cameron accounting students. The OAB board meeting will take place on Friday, April 17, at 9:30 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. Following the board meeting, OAB officials will provide a presentation on how to become a CPA in Oklahoma, as well as a question/answer session. The information session will begin at 11 a.m.

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Cameron sponsors Summer Food Service Program
By janwilli - 4/10/2015

Cameron University is participating in the Summer Food Service Program, a program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), by providing meals to all eligible children, aged 18 and younger, at no charge. From May 26 to June 26, Upward Bound meals will be provided in the Cameron University cafeteria, located in Shepler Center at 2800 West Gore. Meals will be served Monday through Friday, as follows: Breakfast: 8:15 – 8:40 a.m..; Lunch: 12:30 – 1:20 p.m.; Supper, 5:30 – 6 p.m.

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Cameron University Department of Arts presents “Identity” senior art exhibition at Leslie Powell Gallery
By janwilli - 4/10/2015

The Cameron University Department of Art presents “Identify,” the Annual Senior Art Exhibition, from May 2 through May 11 at the Leslie Powell Galley, 620 SW D Avenue in Lawton. “Identity” showcases mature bodies of works by nine Cameron students. Included in the exhibition are paintings, drawings, prints, digital work, graphic design and sculpture. The opening reception is Saturday, May 2 from 6 to 9 p.m.

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Cameron University’s Dr. Matthew Mireles releases solo album “Prometheus”
By janwilli - 4/9/2015

Cameron University’s Dr. Matthew Mireles, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Bands, has released “Prometheus,” a euphonium solo album, on the Potenza Music record label. The album features Mireles performing music composed by internationally renowned composer John Stevens. Mireles worked in collaboration with Stevens during the entire process, making the album the definitive recordings of these new Stevens’ works.

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Cameron University student receives scholarship from Wyatt F. and Mattie M. Jeltz Scholarship Foundation
By janwilli - 4/9/2015

Cameron University student Gary Bentley, a junior from Lawton, received a scholarship from The Wyatt F. and Mattie M. Jeltz Scholarship Foundation, located in Oklahoma City. Foundation Trustee Chairman Dr. James L. Mosley presented the scholarship during a visit to the CU campus. Bentley is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice with a minor in sociology.

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Public invited to CU-Duncan SpringFest
By janwilli - 4/8/2015

Mosey down to Cameron-University Duncan to celebrate the arrival of spring with CU-Duncan SpringFest, a western-themed, fun-filled evening for the entire family. Springfest takes place on Thursday, April 16 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at CU-Duncan, 3100 W. Bois D’Arc, and is open to the public at no charge.

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New members inducted into Cameron University’s Phi Eta Sigma honor society
By janwilli - 4/8/2015

The Cameron University chapter of Phi Eta Sigma, the national interdisciplinary honor society for first year students, inducted 41 new members during its 29th annual induction ceremony on April 7. Phi Eta Sigma, with chapters on more than 350 college campuses across the nation, encourages and rewards academic excellence achieved by students during their freshman year in institutions of higher learning.

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Cameron University Department of Music presents “The Sea in Springtime”
By janwilli - 4/7/2015

The Cameron University Department of Music will present “The Sea in Springtime,” a Japanese-inspired concert by Dr. Carolyn Keyes on flute and guest artist Tim Courtney on guitar, on Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students, military and senior citizens. Cameron students, faculty and staff are admitted at no charge with their Cameron University ID. Seating is limited to 80 patrons.

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Cameron University students win awards at state broadcast competition
By janwilli - 4/7/2015

Cameron University broadcast students won five awards in the 25th annual student competition sponsored by the Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association (OBEA). MaKenzie Burk, Alexis Page, Todd Spargo, all of Lawton; and Kaley Neal, Duncan, were honored for their entries. They received their awards last week during the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters’ (OAB) Annual Student Day.

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Cameron University to host Second Annual Outdoor Youth Expo
By janwilli - 4/6/2015

The Cameron University Department of Sports and Exercise Science will host the Second Annual Outdoor Youth Expo: Building a Healthier Community One Family at a Time, in Medicine Park on Saturday, April 18. The family friendly event lasts from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is geared toward children from kindergarten through eighth grade. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participation is free, although advance registration is requested. To register, go to www.cameron.edu/2015Expo. For additional information, call the Department of Sports and Exercise Science at 581-2400.

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Cameron University forensics team invites public to showcase event
By janwilli - 4/6/2015

The Cameron University forensics team, which has garnered substantial success at speech and debate tournaments throughout the academic year, will present a Forensics Showcase on Tuesday, April 14. The event will provide team members will an additional opportunity to fine tune their selections for the upcoming National Championship Tournament hosted by the National Forensic Association. The showcase will start at 7 p.m. in the Wichita Room of the Shepler Center and is open to the public at no charge.

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Artwork by Cameron faculty and alumna selected for national exhibition
By janwilli - 4/3/2015

Three works by Cameron University Professor of Art Katherine Liontas-Warren and three by Cameron alumna Hailey Harris were selected for inclusion in “The Five Bs: Birds, Bees, Butterflies, Bats, Bugs”, a national exhibition at the Wayne Art Center in Wayne, Penn. The exhibition, which features two and three-dimensional works, opened on March 29 and will be on display through May 2.

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