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CU Alumni Association announces CUAA Award honorees
By janwilli - 2/16/2017

The Cameron University Alumni Association is pleased to announce the winners of its 2017 Distinguished Alumni and Outstanding Young Alumni Awards, which will be presented during the university’s homecoming festivities. Ted Blodgett, DeDe Thorp Graham and Jamie Polk will receive Distinguished Alumni Awards; Norman Holcomb and Megan Veldhuizen have been named Outstanding Young Alumni. The awards will be presented during the Aggie Family & Friends Awards Lunch on Saturday, February 18 in the McCasland Ballroom.

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Cameron University to present “CU Empowering Women in Leadership and STEM”
By janwilli - 2/15/2017

Cameron University will present “CU Empowering Women in Leadership and STEM,” a series of two-hour presentations aimed at strengthening the leadership skills of women, on Friday, February 24. The program will include a panel discussion aimed at connecting undergraduate and graduate women with women in leadership roles throughout Southwest Oklahoma. The program is open to the public at no cost and takes place in the McCasland Ballroom in the McMahon Centennial Complex.

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Cameron University Centennial Singers concert to feature BluHarmonix from Altus High School
By janwilli - 2/15/2017

The Cameron University Centennial Singers will present a “Love”-themed concert on Thursday, February 23, with special guest ensemble BluHarmonix from Altus High School. The concert is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior adults. Cameron University students, faculty, and staff are admitted free with proper identification.

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Cameron University Foundation establishes new endowed scholarship in memory of Priscilla “Pat” Welker
By janwilli - 2/14/2017

The Cameron University Foundation has added a new endowed scholarship thanks to the generosity of alumnus Paul Welker, who has established the Priscilla Rose “Pat” Welker Endowed Scholarship in honor of his late wife. The scholarship will benefit students who are veterans and who are pursuing a degree in the area of computing and technology.

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Cameron University/Lawton Community Band and Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale to present combined concert
By janwilli - 2/14/2017

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will present a combined concert featuring the Cameron/Lawton Community Band and the Cameron University/Lawton Civic Chorale on Sunday, February 26, In the Cameron University Theatre at 3 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.

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Cameron University to hold auditions for musical theatre production, “South Pacific”
By janwilli - 2/13/2017

The Cameron University Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts will continue its season of “Celebrating the Stages through the Ages!” with auditions for the classic Rogers and Hammerstein musical, “South Pacific.” Auditions will be held on Monday, February 20, and Tuesday, February 21, at 7 p.m. in the University Theatre. Those auditioning should bring a memorized song from a Broadway musical along with the appropriate sheet music or an accompanying cd without vocals. Numerous roles are available including two children between the ages of 8 and 11.

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Cameron University Forensics team continues competition season
By janwilli - 2/13/2017

Cameron University Forensics Team continues to excel on the competition circuit, having recently participated in two tournaments.

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Cameron University partners with Lawton Farmers Market Institute to present free weekly classes
By janwilli - 2/7/2017

The Cameron University Department of Agriculture and Biological Sciences is partnering with the Lawton Farmers Market Institute to present a series of free classes aimed at encouraging community members to grow their own fruits, vegetables and flowers. Classes will take place in the CU Plant Science Building (located on 38th Street south of Elsie Hamm Drive) at 9 a.m. each Saturday. Classes are expected to last approximately two hours.

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Cameron’s 20thAnnual Red River Expo prepares job seekers for success
By janwilli - 2/6/2017

Cameron University’s Office of Career Services presents the 20th Annual Red River Career Expo, an event which provides an opportunity for all students, military personnel and residents of southwest Oklahoma to meet with national, regional and local employers. A wide-range of career fields, including health care, telecommunications, marketing, engineering, information technology, sales and more, will be represented. The Red River Career Expo takes place on Thursday, February 16, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Aggie Rec Center. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University observation of Darwin Day to examine evolution of unique species of Madagascar
By janwilli - 2/6/2017

The Cameron University Department of Agriculture and Biological Sciences will celebrate Darwin Day on Tuesday, February 14, with a special presentation by guest speaker Dr. Doug Wood. Wood’s topic, “Madagascar - Evolution and the Eighth Continent,” will begin at 5 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Artwork by Cameron University faculty and students selected for juried exhibition
By janwilli - 2/3/2017

Artwork by Cameron University students Jake Baker and Timothy Brown and faculty members Monika Linehan and Katherine Liontas-Warren has been selected for inclusion in the 2017 Individual Artists of Oklahoma Annual Juried Exhibition. Guest jurors Crystal Z. Campbell, Donald Longcrier and Ernesto Sanchez chose 50 artists from around the state working in diverse media, including sculpture, installation, new media, painting, and more. The show runs through February 10 at the IAO Gallery in Oklahoma City.

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Cameron announces Fall 2016 honor lists
By janwilli - 2/3/2017

Cameron University has announced the President’s and Dean’s honor lists for the Fall 2016 semester. To make the President’s List, undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time (carrying at least 12 hours of classes) and maintain a straight A average (4.0). The Dean’s List requires a B average (3.00-3.99).

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Artwork by Cameron University faculty member, student accepted for national exhibition
By janwilli - 1/30/2017

Artwork by Cameron University student Brianna Barry and faculty member Katherine Liontas-Warren has been selected for inclusion in the 51st Annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show hosted by Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas. The show, which attracts works by contemporary artists from across the country, is judged by a guest juror of national stature and will be on exhibit from February 17 through May 5 in Del Mar’s Joseph A. Cain Memorial Gallery.

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Cameron University students and faculty participate in research presentations at world’s largest mathematics meeting
By janwilli - 1/27/2017

The Cameron University Department of Mathematical Sciences showcased current research outcomes at the Joint Mathematics Meeting, the largest mathematics meeting in the world, in early January. Five CU students and four faculty members delivered oral presentations.

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Cameron University announces increase in select Academic Service Fees
By janwilli - 1/26/2017

Following approval earlier today by the University of Oklahoma, Cameron University and Rogers State University Board of Regents, Cameron University will submit a request for an increase in Academic Services Fees for select courses to the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Pending OSRHE approval, changes would go into effect starting with the 2017-2018 academic year.

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Cameron University announces housing, board rates for 2017-2018
By janwilli - 1/26/2017

Following approval earlier today by the University of Oklahoma, Cameron University and Rogers State University Board of Regents, Cameron University has set housing and board rates for the 2017-2018 academic year. Board rates will remain unchanged next year. New housing rates take effect August 1, 2017 for the start of the fall semester.

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Cameron University recognized as Military Friendly® School ® for seventh consecutive year
By janwilli - 11/17/2016

Cameron University has been designated a 2017 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media for the seventh consecutive year. The Military Friendly® School designation is awarded to the top colleges, universities, community colleges and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace military students, and to dedicate resources to ensure their success both in the classroom and after graduation.

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Cameron recognized for minimizing student debt
By janwilli - 11/10/2016

Cameron University has been recognized as one of the best colleges in the country for minimizing student loan debt, ranking third among schools in Oklahoma, 44th among public colleges and universities nationwide, and 108th among all private and public institutions. The ranking was compiled by the Student Loan Report in its “Student Loan Debt per Graduate by School by State” report for the Class of 2015. The ranking also indicates that only 43 percent of CU students graduate with debt, considerably less than the state average of 58 percent.

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