As tornado season approaches, university officials said they want students to feel prepared and capable in extreme weather situations.
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 university was deemed a “Certified Healthy Campus” by the State Department of Health for “promoting health and wellness for faculty, staff and students.”
Some students claim that Sodexo, OCU’s food services provider, does not accommodate their dietary needs, especially in the caf.
OCU and Oklahoma City police are searching for suspects in a possible shooting near campus.
Some students are concerned about maintenance workers appearing in their dorms unannounced and about them leaving dorm room doors open.
University officials do not automatically refuse admission to students with criminal records.
The Title IX coordinators worked with faculty and staff throughout the university to create a video to promote the “It’s On Us” campaign.
The Human Resources Department hosted a fall week of action for the “It’s On Us” campaign.
OCUPD have arrested two individuals involved in the recent auto theft.
A vehicle was stolen around 3:30 a.m. on Oct. 24 from the Cokesbury Apartments parking lot.
A vehicle theft, two auto burglaries, and multiple attempted auto burglaries occurred around 2 a.m. Oct. 17 near United Methodist Hall.
Students are expressing concerns about recent events on campus that make them feel unsafe.
A regular shopping trip to the mall turned scary when a student caught sight of a clown.
The Campus Health Center offers the flu shot, but students disagree on the vaccine’s effectiveness.
Campus police recently released a new draft policy on weapons to students and faculty for review.
OCU currently houses the most emotional support animals in the school’s history.
Some students on campus received false emergency alerts around 8:30 p.m. Oct. 5.
Less than 450 undergraduate students responded to the alcohol survey sent out in August.
OCU’s clean campus is being threatened by an influx of litter on the quad and inside the dorms.
A new campaign, #OCUgrit, promotes student resiliency through posters, buttons, and social media outreach.
A mental health stigma often prevents students from seeking help while they try to juggle personal and academic stress.
Sometimes you have to say no, even to the federal government.
We need a plan to help housing, but maybe this isn’t the best one.
A recent theft raises the festering concern of security in Cokesbury Court apartments. An editor provides his comments and advice on the matter.
The front gates to Cokesbury Court Apartments will remain open until repairs are made to the keypad that controlled the gate. The keypad on Kentucky Avenue was struck Oct. 9 by a car. An OCU police officer responded to the incident. The student who hit the keypad left the scene, but later emailed housing officials…