Feature Story: Broncho Barkers

Carlie Deatherage, Assistant Director of Health Promotion and Outreach

In recent years, stores and restaurants have become more dog-friendly, accommodating our furry friends instead of turning them away. You might have noticed several dogs on campus lately and are wondering what that is all about. While there may be many dog-lovers on campus, there’s something special about these dogs and why they’re here.

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Broncho Brags

Congrats, Rick Vega and Jennifer McCullough!

Rick Vega, director of campus enterprise services, and Jennifer McCullough, coordinator of immigration, have been selected to participate in Class VII of the Latino Leadership OKC Program (LLOKC). LLOKC is a six-month leadership program of the Greater Oklahoma City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Over the course of the LLOKC program, . . .  read more

Get-to-Know a Broncho

Kari Luttrell, Payroll Specialist

What is your background?
I started my career as a payroll coordinator in the oil and gas field. I’ve spent the last few years in HR and payroll at HAC, Inc. I’m very excited to learn how payroll works within higher education! 

Tell me how you first got involved at UCO.
I first became involved with UCO as a student and . . .  read more

Employee Appreciation Day 2020

Jill Robertson, Employee Experience Specialist

National Employee Appreciation Day is Friday, Mar. 6, 2020. This year will look a little differently than previous years. We will kick-off this year’s festivities Friday, Mar. 6 with a come-and-go event from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Leroy Coffman Territorial Lounge in Old North. Come join us for popcorn, candy and swag as we unveil the 2020 . . .  read more

Recruiting Resources: Find the Right Candidate

Paige Buchanan, Recruitment Specialist

With unemployment in Oklahoma at 3.3%, it can be tough to find good candidates who are actively looking for a new job. If you find that you are having trouble finding qualified applicants to fill your vacant position on your team, reach out to UCO’s recruitment specialist, Paige Buchanan. She can help you find the right candidate by utilizing . . .  read more

Procurement Services Announcements: Travel and Copier Contracts

Sarah Castleberry, Assistant Director of Procurement Services


Many are currently making plans for travel in FY21. Remember, any charges made using the UCO Travel Card in this fiscal year will automatically be allocated to the FY21 budget. As in the past, the travel office is only allowed to secure airline charges, (which can be allocated to FY20). For any questions please feel . . .  read more

Staff Senate Update

Dawn Kaiser, Manager of Inventory and Receiving

The UCO Staff Senate met Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020.

SSR 2019/2020-002: Staff Cost of Living Adjustment was presented to the Senate. This proposal will be debated and voted on at the March Staff Senate general meeting. You can . . .  read more

24/7 D2L Support Now Available!

New for the spring semester, Learn@UCO (D2L) support is now available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year through the new D2L support page located at: d2lsupport.uco.edu

UCO faculty, staff and students will now have direct access to technicians who can assist with basic D2L questions and technical support needs through chat, . . .  read more