Celebrate Independence Day at UCO

The 4th of July is always a special time of year at UCO with all sorts of events and activities happening on and around campus as part of Edmond LibertyFest. This year will be no exception with a parade, the Summer Band Concert in the Park, and the always spectacular fireworks display. Traditionally, the Concert […]

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Dr. Jeff King

Student Comment as Disorienting Dilemma

Dr. Fernanda Duarte of the University of Western Sydney posits an interesting thesis: “Transformative learning as an antidote to cynicism” (Duarte, 2010). She teaches in the Business College and confronted her own “disorienting dilemma” (Mezirow, 1990, pp. 13-14) when a student in one of her classes said there was too much class time devoted to […]

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Dr. Bucky Dodd

Using Backward Course Design to Create Successful Online Courses

I have personally experienced many different approaches and methods for designing online courses. These typically break down into three different categories, or orientations to design: Content focused Experience focused Outcomes focused Each of these methods has their strengths and downfalls. With content focused design, you start with the topics you want to teach and then […]

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TWEET VIA @DONBETZ: The 2016 UCO Endeavor Games are a testimony to the…

The 2016 UCO Endeavor Games are a testimony to the triumph of the human spirit and the power of collaboration and caring. Bravo!!

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TWEET VIA @DONBETZ: UCO Endeavor Games are another unqualified success…

UCO Endeavor Games are another unqualified success. Thanks to Katrina, Heather, Amanda and the posse of dedicated sponsors and volunteers.

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Jamey Aebersold

Jamey Aebersold Books Have Arrived!

Jamey Aebersold books have arrived at the Max Chambers Library. The first volume was published in 1967; now, nearly fifty years later, there are over 130 volumes. His play-along series is one of, if not the most recognized series of jazz play-alongs. Aebersold is known internationally as a saxophonist and as an “authority on jazz […]

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New Opera Scores

June 1, 2016 We’ve received new copies of three (3) chamber operas into our score collection: Pimpinone, by Telemann (1725) La Vie Brève by Manuel de Falla (1914) A Little Nightmare Music by Peter Schickele a.k.a. P.D.Q. Bach (1983) From Telemann’s Baroque to PDQ’s Twentieth century satirical settings, the new arrivals represent a great diversity […]

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TWEET VIA @DONBETZ: America is still great — but it needs to stay stro…

America is still great — but it needs to stay strong wapo.st/1qMQ91E?tid=ss…

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TWEET VIA @DONBETZ: UCO is proud of Mariah’s record accomplishment and…

UCO is proud of Mariah’s record accomplishment and the full range of our athletic programs. Bravo, Mariah!! https://t.co/d2GJHsf237

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