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Cameron University Festival X Reading Series concludes with poet Iliana Rocha
By janwilli - 4/17/2018

Cameron’s University’s Festival X Reading Series, held in conjunction with the university’s current academic festival, “American Identities in the 21st Century,” concludes on Saturday, April 21, with poet Iliana Rocha. Rocha will read selections from her works at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Lawton, 816 W. Gore Blvd., starting at 6:30 p.m. Following her reading, there will be an open mic opportunity for others who wish to read their work. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University business students inducted into Delta Mu Delta honor society
By janwilli - 4/16/2018

Cameron University’s Iota Sigma chapter of the Delta Mu Delta (DMD) International Honor Society in Business recently inducted 17 new members. Delta Mu Delta recognizes and encourages academic excellence to create a DMD community that fosters the well-being of its individual members and the business community through lifetime membership. Dr. Greg Treadwell and Dr. Aubree Walton serve as faculty advisors to the chapter.

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Cameron University chapter of Sigma Tau Delta welcomes new members, presents awards
By janwilli - 4/16/2018

The Cameron University Department of English and Foreign Languages recently welcomed seven new members to the Beta Omicron chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the international English honor society. Sigma Tau Delta strives to confer distinction for high achievement in English language and literature in undergraduate, graduate, and professional studies.

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Cameron University concludes theatre season with “Legally Blonde”
By janwilli - 4/16/2018

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts concludes its 2017-2018 Theatre season celebrating “American Identities in the 21st Century” with “Legally Blonde,” based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the hit 2001 film. The musical comedy will be presented in the University Theatre from April 19 through 22. The curtain goes up on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $18 for adults, and $12 for senior citizens, military, Cameron faculty and staff, and non-Cameron students. CU students receive one free admission with their CU I.D. Tickets can be reserved by calling 580-581-2478.

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Cameron University alumnus Hon. Emmit Tayloe to address Class of 2018
By janwilli - 4/16/2018

The Hon. Emmit Tayloe, a Cameron University alumnus and judge for Oklahoma’s Fifth Judicial District, will deliver the commencement address to Cameron’s Class of 2018. The annual graduation ceremony is slated for Friday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Cameron Stadium. Following Tayloe’s address, CU’s 2018 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 to present “Farmland and the American Dream: Who Will Farm America and Why It Matters”
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

In conjunction with Cameron University‘s current academic festival “American Identities in the 21st Century”, Cameron University is pleased to present “Farmland and the American Dream: Who Will Farm America and Why It Matters,” a presentation focusing on the dream of land ownership. Cameron alumna Chelsey Simpson, drawing on her experience with the National Young Farmers Coalition and the National Farm to School Network, will explore the topic. The presentation will take place on Thursday, April 12, at 5 p.m. in Room 127 of the Academic Commons. The presentation is open to the public at no charge.

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Elementary school students invited to participate in Cameron University’s 2018 Young Learners Science Exposition
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

Elementary school students from kindergarten through fifth grade who have created winning projects at their elementary school science fair are invited to participate in Cameron University’s 2018 Young Learners Science Exposition. The science fair, hosted by the CU Department of Chemistry, Physics, and Engineering, takes place on Tuesday, April 24 in the McCasland Ballroom. The entry registration deadline is Wednesday, April 18. There is no charge to enter. To register an entry, contact the Cameron University Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering. For more information, contact Dr. Clint Bryan at 580-591-8006 or via email at clintb@cameron.edu

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Cameron University to present panel focusing on “Diversity in the Military”
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

In conjunction with Cameron University‘s current academic festival “American Identities in the 21st Century”, Cameron University is pleased to present “Diversity in the Military,” a panel discussion featuring military veterans who received their U.S. citizenship through military service, are recent immigrants or are descendants of recent immigrants, and veteran community leaders. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, April 17, at 4 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. The presentation is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University accounting students selected for prestigious national training
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

Cameron University accounting students Aubreann Champ and Chelsea Marks were selected to attend the National Leadership Training (NLT) in Washington D.C. The event is coordinated by the Association of Government Accountants, which selects only 10 students nationwide. During the training, Champ and Marks met and connected with potential employers and was assigned a mentor.

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Cameron University to host It’s On Us Campaign Gala in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

In observance of Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, Cameron University continues its partnership with the national It’s On Us Campaign to bring awareness, educate and challenge the community to take action in standing up against sexual assault. This year’s theme, “Ownership, Understanding and Application through the Arts,” will be highlighted on Wednesday, April 18, during a community event featuring an Art Gala as well as a return visit from Dr. Kimberly Dickman, Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Analyst for the U.S. Air Force Academy. Dickman spoke at CU’s inaugural It’s On Us event in 2017. The event will start at 7 p.m. and will take place in the McCasland Ballroom of the McMahon Centennial Complex. There is no charge to attend. Due to limited seating, tickets must be reserved in advance at www.cameron.edu/itsonusaggies/reservations. For more information, call 580-581-2209.

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Cameron welcomes new members to Kappa Delta Pi education honor society
By janwilli - 4/10/2018

Cameron University’s Upsilon Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi, the international honor society in education, welcomes 24 new members. An induction ceremony for 16 students recently took place on the Cameron campus. An additional eight students who are pursuing degrees through Cameron’s elementary education program at Rogers State University in Claremore took place on April 11.

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Cameron University to host Fifth Annual Outdoor Youth Expo in Medicine Park
By janwilli - 4/6/2018

The Cameron University Department of Sports and Exercise Science will host the Fifth Annual Outdoor Youth Expo in Medicine Park on Saturday, April 14. The family friendly event lasts from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is geared toward children from kindergarten through eighth grade. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participation is free. The event is coordinated by students in CU’s Outdoor Recreation class. For additional information, call the Department of Sports and Exercise Science at 581-2400.

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OMRF’s Dr. David Jones to speak on The Politics of Science at Cameron University
By janwilli - 4/6/2018

In conjunction with Cameron University‘s current academic festival “American Identities in the 21st Century”, Cameron University is pleased to present “The Politics of Science,” featuring Dr. David Jones, Member and Program Chair, Functional & Chemical Genomics Research Program and Jeannine Tuttle Rainbolt Endowed Chair in Cancer Research, at the Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Research. The presentation will take place on Friday, April 13, at 2:30 p.m. in the Johnson Auditorium, Room 111, of Ross Hall. The presentation is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University to hold Job Shadow Meet, Greet & Network event for area employees, CU students
By janwilli - 4/6/2018

Employers from throughout Southwest Oklahoma are invited to Cameron University’s Job Shadow Meet, Greet & Network event, which will feature a panel discussion about the benefits of job shadowing and interning. The event is set for Thursday, April 12, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. Following the panel discussion, which will feature local employers and CU students, attendees will have the opportunity to meet with Cameron students to discuss job shadowing and internships. For more information and to register, visit www.cameron.edu/jobshadow or call 580-581-2209.

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Cameron University welcomes veterans, active military and dependents to Veterans Resource Fair
By janwilli - 4/6/2018

Cameron University’s Office of Veteran Affairs will host a variety organizations that can assist veterans, military service members, and their dependents with information regarding various services available. The CU Veterans Resource Fair will be held Wednesday, April 11, and Thursday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the first floor of the McMahon Centennial Complex.

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Public invited to Cameron University’s Computing and Technology Day
By janwilli - 4/6/2018

The Cameron University Department of Computing and Technology will host a Computing and Technology Day on Tuesday, April 10 with a series of presentations and student competitions. All presentations are open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University’s George D. Keathley Department of Military Science honors Army ROTC cadets with annual awards
By janwilli - 4/2/2018

Cameron University’s George D. Keathley Department of Military Science presented awards and scholarships to members of the Comanche Battalion, Cameron’s Army ROTC Unit, during a ceremony held last week. The Comanche Battalion annually recognizes cadets for meritorious performance in the areas of military science, academics, physical fitness, personal achievement and leadership. Awards are sponsored by the Department of the Army; national and local societies, organizations, businesses and private individuals.

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“Unbound,” Cameron University senior art show, to open April 7 at Leslie Powell Gallery
By janwilli - 4/2/2018

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present “Unbound,” an art exhibit featuring the works of Cameron’s senior art majors. The show takes place at the Leslie Powell Gallery, 620 S.W. D Avenue. An opening reception is planned for Saturday, April 7 at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public at no charge. The exhibition will be on display through April 28.

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New members inducted into Cameron University’s Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
By janwilli - 3/30/2018

The Cameron University chapter of Phi Eta Sigma, the national interdisciplinary honor society for first year students, inducted 30 new members during its 32nd annual induction ceremony. The candidates qualified for Phi Eta Sigma in the spring or fall of 2017. Phi Eta Sigma, with chapters on more than 375 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 to present solo recital featuring guest pianist Se-Hee Jin
By janwilli - 3/30/2018

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts is pleased to present a concert by guest pianist Se-Hee Jin on Sunday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. The concert is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University’s Education Graduate Preview Night will focus on graduate degrees in education
By janwilli - 3/30/2018

The Cameron University Department of Education will host a Graduate Preview Night to provide information regarding the Master’s degree programs available in education. The event is scheduled for Monday, April 9, at 5:30 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. Parking is available in front of the building. There is no charge to attend. Registration is requested; call 580-581-2320 to pre-register.

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Cameron University presents “Balancing Free Speech and Public Safety on College Campuses”
By janwilli - 3/30/2018

The Cameron University Department of Social Sciences will present “Balancing Free Speech and Public Safety on College Campuses” on Thursday, April 5. Featured speakers include Dr. Lee Bird, Vice President for Student Affairs, Oklahoma State University; Chief Greg Giltner, Chief of Police, Oklahoma Christian University; and Dr. Sarah Eppler Janda, Professor of History, Cameron University. The presentation is open to the public at no charge and will take place in the McCasland Ballroom beginning at 2 p.m.

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Cameron University invites community members to “Stomp Out The Stigma” during mental health awareness presentation
By janwilli - 3/28/2018

The Cameron University Department of Psychology is pleased to present “Stomp Out The Stigma,” a presentation aimed at bringing awareness to mental illness and how it impacts those who deal with a chronic mental illness as well as family members. Speakers will include an individual who lives with a mental illness, the parent of someone living with a mental illness, and a representative from the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The event takes place on Monday, April 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the McCasland Ballroom and is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University piano and vocal students join forces to present Soirée IX: An Evening of French Music
By janwilli - 3/28/2018

Cameron University piano students will be joined by vocal students to present “Soirée IX: An Evening of French Music” on Tuesday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior/military/non-Cameron students. CU students, faculty and staff are admitted free with CU I.D.

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Cameron University to examine “Oklahoma and America’s Role in Space”
By janwilli - 3/14/2018

In conjunction with Cameron University‘s current academic festival “American Identities in the 21st Century”, the Department of Social Sciences will present “Oklahoma and America’s Role in Space Leadership” on Monday, March 26. Bill Khourie, Executive Director, Oklahoma Space Industry Development Authority (OSIDA), will address the role that Oklahoma and America play in space development and leadership. The event, which will take place in the CETES Conference Center, will open with a reception at 5:30 p.m.; Khourie’s address will begin at 6 p.m. There is no cost to attend.

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Cameron University Jazz Festival to present free concert featuring jazz trombonist John Fedchock
By janwilli - 3/16/2018

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present the 2018 Jazz Festival with special guest artist John Fedchock on Friday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Fedchock will perform with the Cameron University Jazz Ensemble and the Lawton Community Jazz Ensemble. Admission is free.

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Cameron University Percussion Ensemble to share stage with guest Joshua D. Smith and Duncan High School Percussion Ensemble
By janwilli - 3/16/2018

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present the CU Percussion Ensemble and special guest artist Joshua D. Smith, in concert on Tuesday, March 27. The Duncan High School Percussion Ensemble will also make a special appearance. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Friends of Cameron Percussion will host a reception in the theatre foyer following the concert. For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts at 580-581-2346.

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Cameron University history students win accolades at state conference
By janwilli - 3/16/2018

Cameron University history majors Christopher Ellwanger and Sandi M. Colby presented papers and won awards at the 2018 Oklahoma Association of Professional Historians/Phi Alpha Theta Regional Conference, held earlier this month at the University of Central Oklahoma. Both presented papers in the Undergraduate/U.S. History category.

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Cameron University Inclusion and Leadership Summit to feature keynote by Staff Sergeant (Ret.) Johnny “Joey” Jones
By janwilli - 3/16/2018

In conjunction with Cameron University’s current academic festival, American Identities in the 21st Century, the Office of Student Development will host the annual “Inclusion and Leadership Summit: Connecting through Shared Experiences,” a one-day conference that aims to provide education and awareness about the importance of inclusion and diversity. The event, which takes place on Friday, March 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the McMahon Centennial Complex, is open to the public at no charge. Pre-registration is required and can be completed online at https://www.cameron.edu/diversitysummit.

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Cameron University begins early course registration for Summer and Fall 2018 semesters on March 27
By janwilli - 3/16/2018

Priority registration for the Summer and Fall 2018 semesters at Cameron University begins on Tuesday, March 27. On that day, graduate students, seniors and Honors program students can officially register for classes. Priority registration continues on Wednesday, March 28 for juniors; Thursday, March 29 for sophomores; and Friday, March 30 for freshmen. All students may register for courses beginning Monday, April 2.

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