The Cameron University Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of the Robert and Marina Peterson Endowed Scholarship in Art. The endowment has been made possible by a generous donation from Robert Peterson, a Lawton resident who has become one of the most sought-after visual artists in the nation.
The Cameron University Department of Agriculture, Biology and Health Sciences will host high school students from throughout Oklahoma during its annual FFA Agriculture Interscholastic Meet on Wednesday, April 7. The event provides an opportunity for agriculture students to hone their skills in areas ranging from practical animal science and land evaluation to leadership and business while preparing for the state FFA competition.
Individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in coaching, fitness, health education, recreation and other related fields are invited to attend “CU in Sports and Exercise Science,” on Monday, April 4. The virtual information session starts at 5:30 p.m. and will provide information on CU’s Bachelor of Science degree program in sports and exercise science.
Almost 30 organizations aimed at assisting veterans, military service members and their dependents will be on hand at Cameron University’s Veterans Resource Fair, slated for April 13-14. The event takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the first floor of the McMahon Centennial Complex. The building is located at University Drive and D Avenue. Visitor parking is available across the street.
Cameron University’s Department of Social Sciences will explore degree plans, career options and more during “CU in Sociology and Criminal Justice,” a virtual workshop scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 31. To register and receive a secure link, to the Zoom presentation, go to https://www.cameron.edu/social-sciences/events.
Cameron University’s Dr. Ioannis Argyros, Professor of Mathematics, has updated “The Theory and Applications of Iteration Methods,” which he co-authored in 1993. The newly released second edition provides a plethora of results on research conducted at Cameron University related to the development of new algorithms used to solve problems from diverse disciplines.
The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present a 2022 senior art exhibition, “Emergence,” at the Leslie Powell Gallery, 620 S.W. D Avenue. An opening reception is planned for Saturday, April 2, at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public at no charge. Artwork on display for the exhibition, which will run through April 30, will be available for purchase.
Cameron University invites adults who have earned college credit but were unable to complete a degree program to attend one of two virtual Reach Higher: Reconnect events, designed to help working adults find the information and resources needed to complete a bachelor’s degree. The virtual sessions are slated for Wednesday, March 30, at from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Thursday, March 31, from 5 to 6 p.m.
“Know No Limits.” That’s the mantra of Oz Sanchez, motivational speaker, retired Marine, Paralympian, Kona Ironman finisher and seven-time world champion, and keynote speaker for CU’s seventh annual Inclusion and Leadership Summit on Friday, April 1. The half-day conference will take place virtually from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is available to the public at no charge.