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“Salon de Cameron,” Cameron University senior art show, to open April 8 at Leslie Powell Gallery
By janwilli - 3/27/2017

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present “Salon de Cameron,” 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 8 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. and is open to the public at no charge. The exhibition will be on display through April 28.

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Cameron University’s George D. Keathley Department of Military Science honors Army ROTC cadets with annual awards
By janwilli - 3/27/2017

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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Cameron Speech and Debate team returns from state tournament with numerous state championships
By janwilli - 3/22/2017

The Cameron Speech and Debate team has returned from the recent Oklahoma Intercollegiate Forensics Association tournament with numerous State Championship titles after facing competition from 12 schools from a three-state area. The team claimed multiple individual state championships, and as a team once again finished first in the state in Individual Events, Debate, and Combined sweepstakes.

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Cameron University announces new scholarship for GPTC Video Producer program students
By janwilli - 3/22/2017

The Cameron University Department of Communication is pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity for incoming freshmen who have completed the Video Producer program at Great Plains Technology Center (GPTC). Two $500 tuition waiver scholarships will be awarded to college freshmen who enroll in CU’s Journalism and Media Production program. The deadline to apply for the upcoming fall semester is April 15. Applications can be obtained from the CU Department of Communication at 581-2259 or ckeller@cameron.edu as well as from GPTC.

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New members inducted into Cameron University’s Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
By janwilli - 3/22/2017

The Cameron University chapter of Phi Eta Sigma, the national interdisciplinary honor society for first year students, inducted 40 new members during its 31st annual induction ceremony. The candidates qualified for Phi Eta Sigma in the spring or fall of 2016. 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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Public invited to Cameron University’s Computing and Technology Expo
By janwilli - 3/21/2017

The Cameron University Department of Computing and Technology will host a Computing and Technology Expo on March 28-29 with a series of presentations and student competitions. All presentations are open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University to feature guest artist Ivan Trevino in two free concerts
By janwilli - 3/21/2017

Thanks to funding by Cameron University Lectures and Concerts, the Cameron Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present special guest performer Ivan Trevino in a free, two-concert event. On Thursday, March 30, Trevino will appear with the CU Percussion Ensemble in the Cameron University Theatre, and on Friday, March 31, he will be the featured performer for CU’s New Music Festival in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Both concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. and are open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University presents “When the Shooting Stops: The Hidden Effects on Police Officers”
By janwilli - 3/21/2017

The Cameron University Department of Social Sciences will present “When the Shooting Stops: The Hidden Effects on Police Officers” on Tuesday, March 28. Featured speakers include Staff Sergeant Jason Burgess, Oklahoma City Police Department; Greg Giltner, Chief of Police, Oklahoma Christian University; and Staff Sergeant Cody Koelsch, Oklahoma City Police Department. The presentation is open to the public at no charge and will take place in the Shepler Ballroom and start at 9 a.m. Police officers who attend are eligible to receive two hours of mental health CLEET continuing education credit.

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Cameron University Visiting Writers Series continues with Phil Estes
By janwilli - 3/10/2017

The Cameron University Department of English and Foreign Languages continues the Visiting Writers Series with poet Phil Estes on Wednesday, March 22, 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 to host Graduation Fair for 2017 CU graduates
By janwilli - 3/10/2017

Cameron University will host a Graduation Fair for 2017 graduates in order to facilitate the various aspects of commencement. The Graduation Fair will take place on Thursday, March 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the McCasland Ballroom of the McMahon Centennial Complex. All 2017 Cameron graduates are encouraged to attend the event.

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Concurrent seniors encouraged to take advantage of CU Summer tuition waiver
By janwilli - 3/10/2017

High school seniors who are currently enrolled in Cameron University’s concurrent classes are encouraged to apply for “CU Summer,” which provides financial support through a tuition waiver for the Summer 2017 semester. Qualified students - 2017 high school graduates who were concurrently enrolled during their senior year – must enroll by Friday, May 26. Summer classes begin on Wednesday, June 1.

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Cameron University student receives scholarship from Wyatt F. and Mattie M. Jeltz Scholarship Foundation
By janwilli - 3/10/2017

Cameron University student Teresa Canada, 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. Canada is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice with a minor in pre-law.

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Cameron University PLUS students collecting items for CCMH Starlight Foundation
By janwilli - 3/10/2017

A group of Cameron University Presidential Leadership & University Scholars (PLUS) are hosting a donation drive to benefit the Starlight Foundation at Comanche County Memorial Hospital. Beginning on Friday, March 17, donation drop-off boxes will be placed on the CU campus in Nance Boyer and the Art Building. A donation drop-off box will also be placed in the Lawton Public Library. The drive will continue through Thursday, March 23.

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Cameron University and CU-Duncan retain designation as a Certified Healthy Campus
By janwilli - 3/9/2017

Both campuses of Cameron University have retained designation as a Certified Healthy Campus, the Lawton campus for the sixth consecutive year, and CU-Duncan for the third year in a row. Both designations are at the Excellence level, the highest level in the program. The designation is awarded by the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) in conjunction with the Oklahoma Academy, The State Chamber of Oklahoma, and the Oklahoma Turning Point Council. Certified Healthy Campus is a program of the “Shape Your Future” campaign which recognizes college campuses and vocational technical schools that make a positive impact on the health of their employees and students.

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Cameron University students win awards at state broadcast competition
By janwilli - 3/2/2017

Cameron University broadcast students won nine awards in the 27th annual student competition sponsored by the Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association (OBEA). Haley Berry, Mary Davis, Jay Escobar, Jonathon Good, Zayna Haliburton, Erin King, Alexis Page, Savannah Sanders and Mason Stuart were honored for their entries. They will receive their awards during the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters’ (OAB) Annual Student Day on March 30.

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Cameron University students represent the United States during Midwest Model United Nations 57th Session
By janwilli - 3/2/2017

Eight Cameron University students recently participated in the Midwest Model United Nations 57th Session in St. Louis, Mo. The Cameron contingent participated as the delegation from the United States in a simulation of the United Nations General Assembly, Security Council and Economic and Social Council during four days of competition. Midwest Model U.N. is an annual conference that serves as a forum for college students to learn about international affairs, diplomacy and teamwork.

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Cameron University to present Boston Marathon bombing survivor Rebekah Gregory
By janwilli - 3/1/2017

Cameron University will present “The Best and Worst Day of My Life,” a presentation by Boston marathon bombing survivor Rebekah Gregory, on Wednesday, March 8, at 6 p.m. in the McCasland Ballroom. The presentation is made possible by Cameron University Lectures and Concerts and is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University to feature free presentations by renowned ethnologist Dr. Cornel Pewewardy
By janwilli - 3/1/2017

The Cameron University School of Arts and Sciences is pleased to present nationally renowned ethnologist Dr. Cornel Pewewardy in presentations that are open to the public on Monday, March 6, and Tuesday, March 7. On Monday, March 6, he will speak on “Issues in Indian Country,” at 4:30 p.m. On Tuesday, March 7, he will speak on “Recovering Southern Plains Indigenous Songs, Representations and Knowledge Bases.” Both presentations will take place in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. There is no charge to attend. Pewewardy’s appearance is made possible by the Clodus and Pauline (Chaat) Smith Endowed Lectureship in American Indian Studies.

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Cameron University Summer and Fall 2017 classes now available for online review; enrollment begins March 21
By janwilli - 2/28/2017

Cameron University students wanting to get a jump on enrollment for the Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 semesters can do so now by reviewing the classes that will be offered for those semesters, which are posted online at the Cameron website at www.cameron.edu/info/schedules under “Search Current Course Offerings.” Students are also encouraged to utilize Degree Works, an electronic-based degree audit and advising tool designed to assist students in reviewing degree progress. To access Degree Works, students can log in to AggieAccess at https://AggieAccess.cameron.edu, go to “My Info” and select “Degree Works” under “Student Quick Links.”

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Cameron University Civic Symphony to be joined by LaSill Optimist Youth Orchestra and Sinfonia
By janwilli - 2/27/2017

The Cameron Civic Symphony is pleased to present a concert in conjunction the LaSill Optimist Youth Orchestra (LOYO) and Sinfonia on Monday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theater. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens, military and middle/high school students. CU students, faculty and staff are admitted free with valid ID.

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Cameron University to present classical guitarist David Burgess and “The Music Of Brazil”
By janwilli - 2/27/2017

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present renowned classical guitarist David Burgess performing “The Music of Brazil” on Friday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theater. The concert is made possible by Cameron University Lectures and Concerts and CU’s Masonic Lectures and Concerts fund and is open to the public at no charge.

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Funding for CU-Duncan science labs completed with $850,000 grant from U.S. Department of Commerce-Economic Development Administration
By janwilli - 2/27/2017

Cameron University has received a grant of $850,000 from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA). The grant will be added to gifts of $200,000 each from the McCasland Foundation of Duncan and the Priddy Foundation of Wichita Falls and matched by a $1 million grant from Duncan Regional Hospital to build fully integrated science laboratories and associated facilities on the CU-Duncan campus.

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Artwork by Cameron University’s Katherine Liontas-Warren to be featured in upcoming exhibits
By janwilli - 2/22/2017

Artwork by Cameron University faculty member Katherine Liontas-Warren will be featured in two upcoming art exhibitions. A charcoal and graphite drawing was selected for the 36th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, and Liontas-Warren created three new works for the Mark-Makers Art Exhibit.

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Cameron University Guitar Ensemble to present first spring concert
By janwilli - 2/21/2017

The Cameron University Guitar Ensemble will present a diverse and eclectic concert on Friday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Directed by Dr. Kirsten Underwood, the ensemble is made up of Cameron music majors Trevor Campbell and Hannah Esquer, Lawton; Tyler Farmer, Geronimo; and Samuel Phillips, Sallisaw. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens, military and middle/high school. CU students, faculty and staff are admitted at no charge with CU ID.

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Cameron University Concert Band to offer invigorating performance
By janwilli - 2/21/2017

The Cameron University Concert Band will present a spring concert on Wednesday, March 1 in the Cameron University Theatre at 7:30 p.m. 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. Tickets are available at the door. For further information please call the Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts at 580-581-2346.

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Cameron University Choral Program to feature Concert Choir and Women’s Ensemble
By janwilli - 2/21/2017

The Choral Program of the Cameron University Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts will present a combined performance featuring the Cameron University Concert Choir and the Cameron University Women’s Ensemble on Tuesday, February 28, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 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 Alumni Association Names Outstanding Aggies of Tomorrow
By janwilli - 2/21/2017

The Cameron University Alumni Association (CUAA) named five current Cameron students as Outstanding Aggie of Tomorrow during the university’s recent homecoming festivities. Students MaKenna Brown, Gus Echols, Morgan Harmon, Raven Hatton and Vicky Smith each received the Outstanding Aggie of Tomorrow award during the CUAA Family and Friends award luncheon.

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Cameron University Business Research Center to host business forum focusing on revitalization of cities
By janwilli - 2/20/2017

Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess, Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will host “How to Revitalize the Cities,” a public forum, on Thursday, March 2, at 2 p.m. in Room 221 of the McMahon Centennial Complex. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Charles Warnken, Associate Dean, Division of Regional & City Planning, College of Architecture, and University of Oklahoma. The forum is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University Forensics team claims top Oklahoma team award at recent tournament
By janwilli - 2/20/2017

The Cameron University Forensics Team brought home the top Oklahoma School Sweepstakes Award at its latest speech and debate competition, the Sweetheart Swing hosted by the University of Oklahoma and West Texas A&M University. The Aggies faced competitors from 27 colleges and universities during the two-day tournament.

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Cameron University to hold Texas/Oklahoma Regional Undergraduate Symposium
By janwilli - 2/20/2017

Cameron University will host the 11th Annual Texas/Oklahoma Regional Undergraduate Symposium (TORUS) on Saturday, February 25 in Room 100 of the Sciences Complex. The day-long event provides an opportunity for Texas and Oklahoma undergraduate students in the field of mathematics to present their research in a formal setting. For more information and to register, go to http://homepages.se.edu/torus. There is no charge to attend; registration is required.

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