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A Clarion Call

A new era has commenced.  This is a time to keep our minds and hearts open, and to find common ground rooted in immutable values, those principles that call us to action and to connect with each other to insure possibilities for those in our charge and those who will follow us.  It is a […]

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Celebrating Diversity in Scholarship

Captured in two of Central’s six tenets, global and cultural competencies and research, scholarly and creative activities are prevalent throughout the UCO campus, in both curricular and extra-curricular settings. However, one student group is celebrating its diversity, while promoting research, scholarship and creativity.   Diverse Student Scholars (DSS) is a group comprised of both undergraduate and graduate […]

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Taking Paws to De-Stress

College can be stressful. It’s a well-known fact that between classes, extra-curricular activities, social events and jobs, college students can experience high levels of stress. In order to help students de-stress, Central’s Center for Counseling and Well-Being hosts a weekly event “Stress Paws” with three H.A.L.O.-certified therapy dogs. Human Animal Link of Oklahoma (H.A.L.O.) was […]

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Ride-Sharing is Caring

For the Fall 2016 semester, the UCO Student Association (UCOSA) partnered with Uber to offer free rides to UCO students on the weekends. In typical college student fashion, Bronchos took full advantage of the situation. Here’s a look at what a few students had to say about their experiences: The Singing Student “I frequently use […]

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Winter Wonderland

Her large, bright eyes were beaming with excitement. His smile was wider than it had been in months. Laughter of all pitches was filling the air and joy in all amounts was flooding the room. These are just a few of the timeless holiday moments that took place this past Friday. 

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A Foreign Holiday

  Countless students study relentlessly as the holidays quickly approach. Millions of individuals flood malls and department stores to find presents for loved ones. The long break from school and work is just around the corner. Around the 15th of December the semester finally comes to a close

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Finals for Professors

By: Brittany Smithson-Wolfe and Travis Wilson For students, finals week consists of pulling all-nighters, consuming copious amounts of caffeine, and cramming before exams or finishing final projects. All the while, professors are rigorously catching up on grading to make sure every student’s grades are complete and submitted on time.

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Homeless for the Winter

Homeless for the Winter Written By Sarah Southerland and Maddie Pinion   When the sun sets on Oklahoma City everything in its light appears orange. That’s how I noticed him from the distance where he sat in the shadow of the Episcopal church in the heart of Midtown. That day I wasn’t looking for someone […]

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Bringing Vietnam Into Christmas

One Vietnam Student’s Christmas Traditions By: Bethany Syzemore, My Le and Kristen Weber 8,655 miles from home and a whole new world during the most festive time of the year.  Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year. The last few months of the calendar year seem to fly by with parties, family gatherings and, for students, finals. […]

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Lighting The Way To Memories

Photography by eglasper The setting sun signals night time approaching. Seemingly moments later, the moon is in full bloom and the streets are covered not only in the lights of the sky, but the lights of Christmas.

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