Law Professor Art LeFrancois speaks during Matriculation Convocation on Aug. 15 in Kirkpatrick Auditorium in Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Center. President Robert Henry typically gives the speech, but was unable to as he is on leave of absence. Photo by Miguel Rios.
Incoming students walk toward the Kirkpatrick Auditorium in Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Center for Matriculation Convocation, the ceremony that officially welcomes new students as members of the OCU community. Photo credit: Miguel Rios
President Robert Henry announced he will retire as president in June of 2018.
Parts of the university are still without power, but Oklahoma Gas & Electric is on campus working to restore it.
The university was hit by severe weather, causing damage to the soccer field, the physical plant and trees on campus.
Student senators are questioning each others’ motives after what appears to be a conflict of interest involving top officials.
Student Government Association will have a new president later this month, but he’s already working to fulfill campaign promises.
The Student Government Association presidential candidates revealed the results of the vote today.
We are excited to announce our upcoming “Best of” issue, which will outline students’ favorite places, people and organizations on campus and around town.
A student woke up to a stranger in her dorm at 3 a.m.
The Stars just became nine-time national champions.
The women’s basketball team is undefeated and in the final game for the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics Division I Tournament.
The women’s basketball team won the Sooner Athletic Conference tournament championship for the 11th time.
Members of the American Spirit Dance Company are finishing preparations for their annual Spring Show, which promises fresh styles from new instructors.
The lockdown on Feb. 15 was issued to keep students safe inside school buildings, but some were stuck outside waiting for it to end.
The lockdown worried some students, but communication from the university eased their concerns.
The suspect was not on campus.
Dr. Amy Cataldi has been named the dean of Petree College of Arts and Sciences.
February is Black History month and the Black Student Association will present a series of events throughout the month to celebrate.
The women’s basketball team currently has a 18-2 win-loss record and has the highest rankings they’ve achieved in university history, Coach Bo Overton said.
A celebration of Dr. Regina Bennett’s life was scheduled Jan. 14 but has been postponed due to weather. The memorial will now take place Jan. 15.
Kyle Steele has stepped down as the volleyball coach. There is not currently a replacement for Steele, but the position has been opened.
We’ll be taking a break from publishing during the break to relax and get some much-needed sleep.
A 43-year-old student was arrested and charged with one count of possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
Hours after Donald Trump was named the President-elect, students walked to class to find political statements in chalk throughout campus.
Students will get a chance to shoot lasers at each other Halloween night. Housing and Residence Life is hosting Laser Apocalypse to provide a fun and safe entertainment for students.