Feature Story: What really determines your salary at UCO?

David Herd, Director of Talent Acquisition and Compensation 

As director of Talent Acquisition and Compensation, I’m often asked by colleagues about benchmarks and market rates. How are they calculated? How often are they updated? How are they chosen? The most important question, however, is why are market rates important? So, let’s start there.  

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Get-to-Know a Broncho

Jack Phillips, College of Business Marketing & Development Coordinator 

What is your background? 

My background is in higher ed marketing and communications. I graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in strategic communications. Since then, I’ve worked at a several other colleges, including OSU and OCCC, in various marketing roles before landing at UCO.  

Tell me . . .  read more

Broncho Brag

Congrats, MeShawn!

Congratulations to MeShawn Green, Inclusive Community Advocate, on the arrival of Palyn Green, born Feb. 1, 2020.  

Time to Align

Saasha Reese, Talent Development Specialist 

With the return to campus for many, the transition from spring to summer and navigating new rhythms in work and life, it seems timely to consider our alignment. 

Alignment is the proper positioning or state of adjustment of parts in relation to each other 

Aligning our time with our priorities and responsibilities . . .  read more

Tech Corner: New Security Services

Stephanie Edwards, Manager of Web Strategy and IT Communications

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) recently released two new security packages to help prevent and protect the university from phishing, malware, connections to malicious sites and spam.  

Email Security 

OIT deployed new email security Friday, May 29. The new email security provides features to . . .  read more

Staff Senate Update

Dawn Kaiser, Manager of Inventory and receiving

The UCO Staff Senate met Tuesday, May 5, via videoconference. Two guest speakers presented to the Senate: Vice President for People and Culture Diane Feinberg and General Counsel Kendall Parrish. Ms. Feinberg spoke to the Senate about the diversity and inclusion efforts on campus. Kendall Parrish reported on the Employee Grievance Policy and . . .  read more