Cameron University will celebrate the artwork of high school students throughout southwest Oklahoma with its Invitational High School Art Competition and Exhibition. The exhibition will open on Thursday, March 9, in CU’s Teaching Art Gallery, located in the Art Building on the east side of campus in the Louise D. McMahon Fine Arts Complex. A reception for the artists is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Awards will also be presented.
Priority registration for the Summer and Fall 2023 semesters at Cameron University begins on Tuesday, March 21. On that day, graduate students, seniors and honors program students can officially register for classes. Priority registration continues on Wednesday, March 22 for juniors; Thursday, March 23 for sophomores; and Friday, March 24 for freshmen.
Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will examine possible partnerships between the City of Lawton and Native American nations during a business forum on Thursday, March 9. The session, which is open to the public, will take place from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the Mary Lou and W. Carey Johnson Auditorium in Ross Hall.
Job seekers, take note! Cameron University’s Red River Career Expo will offer residents of southwest Oklahoma the opportunity to explore employment opportunities on Thursday, March 9. The event takes place from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Aggie Rec Center, located on the south side of the Cameron campus.
Award-winning composer, arranger and trumpeter Doug Beach will headline the 2023 Cameron University Jazz Festival, slated for Tuesday, March 7, in the University Theatre. Beach will join the CU Jazz Ensemble and the Lawton Jazz Orchestra for an evening of original compositions as well as jazz standards. The Aggie Jazz Academy, an ensemble composed of students from Cache High School, Lawton High School and Eisenhower High School.
The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts is pleased to announce the winners of its fourth annual Student Art Competition. The honorees were selected by CU alumnus B.C. Gilbert, a sculptor, painter, printmaker and educator.
Music lovers from throughout southwest Oklahoma won’t want to miss “Song and Dance,” a joint concert featuring the Cameron/Lawton Community Band and the Cameron/Lawton Community Civic Chorus. The musical celebration is scheduled for Sunday, March 5, at 3 p.m. in the University Theatre.
Cameron University will hold graduation fairs at both the main Lawton campus as well as at CU-Duncan to assist students who plan to participate in spring Commencement.
Cameron University professor Hyunsoon Whang will present “Beethoven Sonata Cycle 6,” the sixth in a series of piano recitals in which she performs select Beethoven sonatas. The recital is set for Thursday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall.