The Oklahoma City Community College board of regents named Dr. Jerry Steward, current executive vice president of OCCC as the 10th president of the college, effective July 2.
Jon Horinek, a 2003 Cameron University graduate, has been selected as the university’s first vice president for enrollment management and student
success. Horinek will assume his role effective May 19, 2015.
Oklahoma State University completed the largest fundraising campaign in its history on Dec. 31, 2014, as Branding Success: The Campaign for Oklahoma State University ended after receiving gifts and pledges totaling $1,201,678,945.61. More than 100,000 individuals and corporate partners participated in the campaign, including nearly 45,000 first-time donors to OSU.
A visiting peace ambassador’s call to action inspired two students at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma to collect and deliver more than a thousand stuffed toys for children overseas.
New Dr. Raniyah Ramadan Center for Undergraduate Research and Learning to Ultimately Benefit Entire ECU Campus
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.
Three Oklahoma high school seniors have been named Chancellor Hans Brisch Scholars for outstanding leadership, civic involvement and academic talent.