Oklahoma Higher Education's Campus E-Clips: September-October 2015
Oklahoma Higher Education Campus E-Clips sponsored by the Communicators Council

September-October 2015

UCO Celebrates Grand Opening of New Residence HallRibbon cutting ceremony at the Quad on UCO's campus with Chancellor Glen Johnson, Don Betz, Susanne Betz, Jeffrey Dunn, Mayor Charles Lamb and dignitaries.

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Central Oklahoma celebrated the opening of the university’s new residence hall, the Transformative Learning Quadrangle, or “The Quad,” Aug. 7 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in advance of its first students moving in on Saturday, Aug. 8.

First-Time Student Enrollment Up 6 Percent at Rose State CollegeRose State college student at Raider Dayz on campus.

Enrollment is on the rise at Rose State College - specifically due to an increase in first-time students over fall 2014.

OSU-OKC Unveils New Weapons Training Simulator for Police Science Students

Responding to an armed bank robbery, dealing with a disgruntled employee outside of work, or searching for an active shooter – these are the virtual scenarios Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City police science students have the opportunity to experience through the new, state-of-the-art interactive training system called the MILO Range Theater.

Smithsonian Exhibition Celebrating Sports in American Communities at SWOSUSmithsonian Exhibit celebrating sports in American communities on the SWOSU campus.

Baseball. Soccer. Hockey. Bowling. Kickball. Surfing. People around the country are drawn to compete in these sports and many others. Still more gather on the sidelines to cheer for their favorite athletes and teams. Nowhere do Americans more intimately connect to sports than in their hometowns.

Oklahoma Exceeds Complete College America Benchmark

Driving the state’s economy by providing a more educated workforce, Oklahoma’s public and private higher education institutions and career technology centers have exceeded their Complete College America (CCA) target for the first three years of the 12-year goal.

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