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More than 7,000 American flags to be displayed at Cameron University
By janwilli - 10/28/2019

Beginning on Monday, November 4, the Cameron University campus in Lawton will display more than 7,000 American flags, each signifying a life lost in recent conflicts. The flags should be in place by approximately 3 p.m. Community members from throughout southwest Oklahoma are invited to campus to view the flags, which will be on display through Veterans Day on Monday, November 11.

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Cameron University Visiting Writer Series kicks off with Jill Hawkins
By janwilli - 10/28/2019

The Cameron University Department of Communication, English and Foreign Languages kicks off the Visiting Writers Series with poet Jill Hawkins on Friday, November 1, at 7 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University Speech and Debate team returns to action
By janwilli - 10/25/2019

After a one-year hiatus, the Cameron University Speech and Debate team has returned to action, completing its first competition at the 2019 Derryberry Season Opener hosted by Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Mo. Team members Teague Fox, Tuttle, and Ian Snyder, Mabank, Texas, faced competitors from 16 colleges and universities in four events.

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Lawton Farmers Market returns to Cameron University for winter months
By janwilli - 10/25/2019

The Lawton Farmers Market, an initiative of the Southwest Growers Association, will return to the Cameron University Animal Sciences Building from November 2 through May 2, 2020. The winter market will operate each Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m., beginning on Saturday, November 2, continuing through the beginning of May 2020. The facility is located on the west side of the 900 block of SW 38th Street. Parking is available on the south side of the building. For more information, visit www.lawtonfarmersmarket.com or email lawtonfarmersmarket@yahoo.com

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Cameron University names Summer 2019 graduates
By janwilli - 10/24/2019

Cameron University is pleased to announce the names of students who completed graduation requirements at the end of the Summer 2019 semester. Summer graduates are eligible to participate in graduation ceremonies at the end of the spring semester, since Cameron does not hold a summer or fall ceremony.

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Cameron University-Duncan to host “Halloweenie” Dinner and Costume Contest for community members
By janwilli - 10/23/2019

Calling all ghosts, goblins, princesses and superheroes! It’s time to get spooky with Cameron University-Duncan for a fun-filled “Halloweenie” dinner and costume contest. This free, family-oriented event will take place on Halloween, Thursday, October 31, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at CU-Duncan, 3100 W. Bois D’Arc. In addition to a costume contest, a photo booth will be available so you can capture your child’s 2019 Halloween look for posterity! Hot dogs with all the fixings will be served.

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Cameron University engineering program receives gift from AT&T
By janwilli - 10/22/2019

The Cameron University Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering has received a gift of $15,000 from AT&T in support of the university’s engineering program. The gift funds a bridge program for incoming freshmen who are pursuing an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Engineering degree via a one-week residential experience that introduces them to the engineering program.

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Cameron University invites prospective college students to attend Pickaxe Preview
By janwilli - 10/21/2019

Cameron University’s Office of Admissions will host Pickaxe Preview, an informational event for prospective students, on Saturday, November 2, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. High school students, their guardians and the public are invited to learn more about the benefits of becoming a Cameron University Aggie during the multi-faceted event. To register for Pickaxe Preview, visit www.cameron.edu/pickaxe-preview. For more information, call Office of Admissions at 580-581-2289.

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Cameron University concert to feature Percussion Ensemble, Drumline and Pan Express
By janwilli - 10/15/2019

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present a concert showcasing the talents of three music ensembles, the CU Percussion Ensemble, the Pan Express and the CU Drumline, in concert on Thursday, October 24, 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. Tickets are $10 for adults and, $8 for students, senior citizens and military members and can be purchased at the door. CU faculty, students and staff are admitted free with proper identification.

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Cameron University brings Poetry and Chill to Lawton/Fort Sill community
By janwilli - 10/15/2019

Two Cameron University student organizations, the Diversity Diplomats and the Residence Hall Association, will present a Poetry and Chill Open Mic Night on Thursday, October 24, at 7 p.m. in the McCasland Ballroom, located in the McMahon Centennial Complex. Community members are invited to attend to showcase poetry, singing or other artistic, literary talent. There is no charge to attend.

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Art by Cameron University’s Katherine Liontas-Warren to be featured in solo exhibition
By janwilli - 10/15/2019

The work of Cameron University Professor of Art Katherine Liontas-Warren will be on display during “Reflections of the Wichitas,” a solo exhibition at the Museum of the Western Prairie in Altus. The show opens on Tuesday, October 22, and will be on exhibit through January. An opening reception is slated for Thursday, October 24, at 7 p.m.

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Cameron University math student, professor co-author mathematics textbook
By janwilli - 10/11/2019

Cameron University’s Dr. Ioannis Argyros, Professor of Mathematics, has co-authored a new textbook with CU student Samundra Regmi. “Undergraduate Research at Cameron University on Iterative Procedures in Banach and Other Spaces” has been published by Nova Science Publishers. In addition, Argyros has co-authored “Mathematical Modeling for the Solution of Equations and Systems of Equations with Applications, Vol. III,” with Dr. George Karnakata. That textbook is also published by Nova Science Publishers.

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Enrollment for Cameron University Spring 2020 semester begins October 22
By janwilli - 10/11/2019

Attending Cameron University is more than just taking classes – it’s all about earning a degree. Beginning on Tuesday, October 22, CU students can take a significant step toward degree completion when enrollment opens for the Spring 2020 semester. Tiered enrollment by classification starts on Tuesday, October 22, for graduate students, seniors and honors students. Juniors can enroll on Wednesday, October 23, sophomores on Thursday, October 24; and freshmen on Friday, October 25. Open enrollment for all students begins on Monday, October 28.

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Cameron University invites community members to celebrate Indigenous People’s Day
By janwilli - 10/10/2019

In observance of Indigenous People’s Day, which this year is celebrated across the country on Monday, October 14, Cameron University invites community members from southwest Oklahoma to its Lawton campus to learn about Native American culture and heritage.

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Cameron University Art Teaching Gallery opens with colorful exhibition by Jason Wilson
By janwilli - 10/9/2019

With the opening of the Art Teaching Gallery, Cameron University has restored a painting and drawing classroom in the Art Building of the Louise D. McMahon Fine Arts Complex to its original intended use - that of a secure gallery space that showcases national and local art exhibitions and competitions. The Art Teaching Gallery will be open to the public each week Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. when the university is open.

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Cameron University Alumni Association seeks nominations for annual awards
By janwilli - 10/9/2019

The Cameron University Alumni Association (CUAA) is seeking nominations for the association’s highest honors: the CUAA Distinguished Alumni Award, Outstanding Young Alumni Award and Faculty Hall of Fame. Students, graduates and friends of the university can submit online nominations to the Office of Alumni Relations until Friday, November 1. Nomination forms can be found at http://www.cameron.edu/alumni by clicking on “Alumni Awards.” Listings of previous recipients of the CUAA awards can also be found on the website. For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 580-581-2988.

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Cameron University closing for Fall Break
By janwilli - 10/8/2019

Cameron University celebrates the midpoint of the Fall 2019 semester with Fall Break on Thursday, Oct. 17 and Friday, Oct. 18. There will be no classes held during this time, and administrative offices will be closed. Classes will resume and administrative offices will re-open for normal business hours on Monday, Oct. 21.

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Cameron University to host Workplace Violence Prevention Forum
By janwilli - 10/8/2019

Cameron University will present a workplace violence prevention forum on Tuesday, October 15, at 2 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. Amy Morgan, founder and director of Academy Hour, will present “Why the Violent Ending?” to open the forum. The event is open to the public at no cost.

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Coffee with Cameron and Western comes to White Buffalo Coffee Bar in Altus
By janwilli - 10/7/2019

Coffee with Cameron and Western, hosted by Cameron University and Western Oklahoma State College, will come to the Main Street location of White Buffalo Coffee Bar in Altus on Tuesday, October 22. The event is an opportunity for high school students, adults wishing to earn a degree, and veterans to learn about degree programs, resources, financial assistance and more at CU and Western.

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Cameron/Lawton Community Band to present fall concert
By janwilli - 10/4/2019

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present the Cameron/Lawton Community Band in concert on Sunday, October 13, at 3 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for students, senior citizens and military. All Cameron University faculty, students and staff are admitted free with proper identification.

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Cameron University to host educational resource session for spouses and children of active duty military and veterans
By janwilli - 10/3/2019

The Cameron University Office of Veterans Affairs will present an educational resource session for spouses and children of active duty and veterans on Wednesday, October 9 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event, which will feature a representative from the VA Muskogee Regional Processing Office, will take place in Room 332 of the North Shepler Tower. For more information, call 580-581-2301.

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Cameron University Concert Choir to host MacArthur High Varsity and Show Choir and debut performance of Lawton Children’s Choir
By janwilli - 10/2/2019

The Cameron University Concert Choir will be joined by the MacArthur High Varsity and Show Choir and the Lawton Children’s Choir for a vocal concert on Thursday, October 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. The concert will feature the debut performance of the Lawton’s Children’s Choir, a new ensemble made up of children who are in grades 3 through 6. This event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron Psychology Clinic to re-open at new location on east side of Cameron University campus
By janwilli - 10/2/2019

The Cameron Psychology Clinic (CPC) has relocated to 275 S.W. 27th Street and will re-open for client care on Monday, October 7. The CPC offers free mental health counseling services to individuals, couples and families who lack the resources to address their mental health needs. The CPC is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 to 6 p.m. and on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. To determine eligibility for services or to schedule an appointment, call 580-581-3153. Parking is available in the Cameron University parking lot located on 27th Street.

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Cameron University Civic Symphony to present fall concert
By janwilli - 10/1/2019

The Cameron University Civic Symphony will present a fall concert in the McCutcheon Recital Hall on Tuesday, October 8. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens/military/K-12 students. Admission is free to Cameron University students, faculty and staff with valid CU ID.

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Cameron University seeks input for student-edited revision of Ellenbrook’s “Outdoor and Trail Guide to the Wichita Mountains”
By janwilli - 9/30/2019

Cameron University students are lending assistance with the revision of the late Charles Ellenbrook’s popular “Outdoor and Trail Guide to the Wichita Mountains,” considered by many to be the definitive guide to the Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge. Part of the project includes gathering input from visitors of the Refuge and those who have used the book as a resource to the area in the past.

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Cameron University’s Katherine Liontas-Warren to teach drawing workshop
By janwilli - 9/26/2019

Cameron University Professor of Art Katherine Liontas-Warren will conduct “Self-Discovery through Drawing,” a workshop for high school teachers at the Oklahoma Arts Institute from October 10-13. During the workshop, Liontas-Warren will demonstrate drawing techniques and will provide one-on-one critique.

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Students set to lead Cameron University’s 2019 Convocation
By janwilli - 9/26/2019

Three Cameron University seniors will speak on behalf of the university’s student body during Convocation 2019, a celebration of academic excellence. Allison Duffin, San Antonio, Texas; Theresa Hinkle, Lawton; and Rylee McKee, Lawton, will share personal stories of accomplishment and inspiration during the annual event. Convocation, a Cameron tradition highlighted by musical performances and colorful pageantry, will take place at 10 a.m., Friday, October 4, in Aggie Gym and is open to the public.

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Cameron University to host free CU Become a Teacher workshop in Claremore
By janwilli - 9/25/2019

Cameron University, which offers bachelor degree programs in elementary education and social studies education at Rogers State University in Claremore, will host a “CU Become a Teacher” workshop in room 310 of RSU’s Prep Hall on Monday, October 7. The free, specialized workshop focuses on the multiple pathways for becoming a teacher, including options for working professionals seeking a bachelor’s degree in education. The session will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no charge to attend. A free dinner is provided for all who pre-register. To register online, go to http://www.cameron.edu/cu-become-a-teacher and click on “Registration Form.” For more information, contact Jayne McLoughlin at 918-343-7971 or jmclough@cameron.edu.

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Cameron University to kick off theatre season with “The Clean House”
By janwilli - 9/24/2019

Cameron University’s Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts will open its 2019-2020 theatre season, celebrating “Women’s Roles in the Theatre,” with playwright Sarah Ruhl’s “The Clean House.” The contemporary comedy will be presented in the University Theatre from October 3-6. The curtain goes up on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 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 the box office at 580-581-2478.

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Cameron University to present Disability Awareness Resource Fair
By janwilli - 9/23/2019

Cameron University will present the 12th Annual Disability Awareness Resource Fair on Tuesday, October 1, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the lobby of the McMahon Centennial Complex on the Cameron campus. The event is open to the public at no charge. The Disability Awareness Resource Fair will inform participants about services and resources available on campus and in the community for persons with disabilities.

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