This graph shows college enrollment among Oklahomans aged 18-54 compared to the U.S., based on U.S. Census 2014 data. U.S. to OK data show: total enrollment, 14.6% U.S. vs 12.0% OK; for ages 18-24, 41.6% vs 34.4%; for ages 25-54, 4.9% vs 4.4%; Hispanic, 11.3% vs 7.7%; African-America, 14.6% vs 18.2%; Native American, 9.3% vs 8.1%; Asian/Pacific Islander, 25.2% vs 31.7%; White, 15.0% vs 11.95.

College Enrollment Among Oklahoma Residents, ages 18-54

This graph shows college enrollment among Oklahomans aged 18-54 compared to the U.S., based on U.S. Census 2014 data. U.S. to OK data show: total enrollment, 14.6% U.S. vs 12.0% OK; for ages 18-24, 41.6% vs 34.4%; for ages 25-54, 4.9% vs 4.4%; Hispanic, 11.3% vs 7.7%; African-America, 14.6% vs 18.2%; Native American, 9.3% vs […]

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Logo of the Transformative Learning Conference 2017, March 2-3, Oklahoma City

TL Conference 2017 Reflections

Written by Mark Maddy, Ed.D., Educational Sciences, Foundations and Research –  The concept of transformation and Transformative Learning have been hallmarks of the educational practice at the University of Central Oklahoma for many years, creating an atmosphere that inspires creativity and diversity in instruction and assessment. I have had opportunities to incorporate some of those lessons […]

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Yo! Check it out, your Design Director!

This is Hodae Lee, the Design Director for the ‘Breaking the Barriers’ conference. I’ve been working on the logo for this conference, and I am going to make promotions and designs to convince sponsors. Our conference is going to handle Fake news, Social media, and Data base. I hope you guys learn something from the […]

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Who Is Your Audience/Research Director?

Hi, I’m Annabelle Crownover and I’m a junior at the University of Central Oklahoma! This is my first year to be a Mass Communication major, and I absolutely love it so far. I’m the Audience/ Research Director for this year’s Media Ethics conference, and I’m interested in making this the best conference for you! If […]

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Biography by Katie Tubbs

My name is Katie Tubbs, I am a Junior at the University of Central Oklahoma. My position for this conference is the “day of” director. I am in charge of catering, signage, audio/visual requirements, and making sure that everything runs smoothly the day of the conference. This is my first conference to plan and I look […]

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Meet Brock Warren- Director of Special Events

My name is Brock Warren and I am the Special Events Director of our upcoming Mass Comm Conference. My responsibilities pertaining to this position is be to conduct a social mixer following our conference which will intertwine like-minded people into the career possibilities that our department can provide. I hope to spread concern for Breaking the […]

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Meet Your Speaker/Volunteer Director!

Hey there, My name is Juliana and I am your Speaker/Volunteer Director for the MCOM Media Conference Leadership class! I am so excited to bring you updates on each speaker we finalize for our panel and keynote. The most important part of my job is hearing from YOU! Before I ask you anything let me […]

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Meet the Co-Conference Director

I want to welcome you to our Breaking the Barriers conference homepage, where you can become immersed inside our media conference planning. The conference will be held on on September 28, 2017, below are the details: When: September 28, 2017 1 to 6:30 p.m. Where:    The University of Central Oklahoma. The panels will be […]

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Say hi to you Social Media Director!

Statistics show that 98% of college students have some sort of social media account. With these statistics in mind, we’ve decided to target our conference guests using social media. [pullquote]Social media is taking over.[/pullquote] Since the beginning of the semester, Twitter and Instagram accounts have been made to promote the Media Ethics Conference on September […]

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Welcome to ‘Breaking the Barriers’!

Hello! I am Justin Galletly, and welcome to “Breaking the Barriers,” the blog representing Professor Joe Hight’s Media Conference Leadership class. I am this site’s editor. Here I and several other students of this class will update you on the different events and bits of information that our group has to share throughout the semester. […]

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