Originally from Brazil, the 19-year-old student lived with a host family in Norman, Oklahoma. He worked in Bass School of Music dean’s suite.
Bradd Brown will no longer be chief of police.
Students from the Houston area are struggling to find answers and looking for support from one another after Harvey.
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.
A man was arrested outside of Walker Center for Arts and Sciences Monday morning.
The Student Government Association presidential candidates revealed the results of the vote today.
A student woke up to a stranger in her dorm at 3 a.m.
The women’s basketball team is undefeated and in the final game for the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics Division I Tournament.
The suspect was not on campus.
A 43-year-old student was arrested and charged with one count of possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
Campus police is investigating a reported vehicle theft in Cokesbury Court Apartments.
Fire fighters responded to calls reporting smoke behind Cokesbury Court apartments Wednesday afternoon.
Jaclyn Wangler, dance performance junior, and Grace Karber, religion senior, chat while waiting for new students to check in for their dorm assignments in the Pavillion Aug. 19. Wangler and Karber are resident assistants in Walker Hall dormitory. Move-in for new and returning students started Sunday.
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By Susannah Waite, Editor-in-Chief Kelsey Griswold, acting senior, will take the stage at the 2014 Miss America Competition representing the state as Miss Oklahoma. Griswold has been preparing for the competition since she was crowned Miss Oklahoma on June 9. “I’ve been mentally, physically and spiritually preparing,” Griswold said. “It’s a mental game and you…
Students have five choices instead of the previous six for the top student government position.
Student Court disqualified SGA presidential candidate Jacilyn Kennedy after formal charges were brought against her campaign.
The OCU police department will improve the emergency alert system in the next few weeks to insure that all students receive timely alerts.
OCUPD has lifted the lockdown, said police dispatcher Dana Moore.
By The Editors At 10:09 p.m. tonight campus police sent out alerts saying the campus is on lockdown. Officials report an off-campus shooting as the cause of the lockdown. No other information about the shooting is known at this time. OCU police said they are currently assisting OKC police, as it is within the city’s…
By Susannah Waite, Editor-in-Chief The university will close at 3 p.m. today due to current weather conditions. Students with classes beginning at 2:30 p.m. are advised to attend class and their professors will dismiss them at 3 p.m., said Kent Buchanan, assistant provost. “We can’t say right now whether the university will be closed any…
By Susannah Waite, Editor-in-Chief A pipe burst in the L1 parking garage of Oklahoma United Methodist Hall at around 11 p.m. Wednesday, causing the fire alarm to trigger. Jorge Marzola, head resident of Methodist Hall, said facilities was assessing the damage. The power to that area of the parking garage had been turned down, Marzola…
An Oklahoma City Police Department official detained a freshman student during a lockdown Sunday as a precautionary measure. Chance Johnson, political science/history freshman, said he saw an Oklahoma City Police officer driving across the Quad Lawn.
The Obama administration plans to file a trade case against China at the World Trade Organization over unfairly subsidizing autos and auto parts.
The Personhood Act passed in Senate by a 34-8 vote, claiming that human life begins at the moment of conception.