Dr. Pam Stinson, currently serving as Northern Oklahoma College associate vice president for academic affairs, has been named vice president for academic affairs succeeding Dr. Judy Colwell who will retire after 25 years of service at NOC.
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences President Kayse Shrum, D.O., has announced several changes to her executive leadership team.
Governor Mary Fallin recently announced the formation of the Governor’s Education Advisory Committee.
The University of Central Oklahoma and the Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (OSUIT) made official an articulation agreement during a ceremony in January at the OSUIT campus in Okmulgee. The agreement ensures that courses taken at OSUIT will transfer to Central and allow a greater number of students to transition from OSUIT’s two-year academic programs and complete a bachelor’s degree at Central.
At the start of the 2015 spring semester, Connors State College opened the doors to the new Student Union on the Warner campus. The $6 million renovated Student Union houses a ballroom, community meeting space, student activity space, art gallery, three distinct entrances to better accommodate student traffic and state-of-the-art facilities. Students, faculty and staff are all excited for the new facility, now having a great place to dine for lunch and dinner without leaving campus or breaking the bank.
Twenty-seven business and higher education partnerships throughout the state were recently recognized as innovative collaborations that further the education of Oklahoma’s workforce.