The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Teaching and Research Center, set to open its doors this fall is a 57,000 square-foot state-of-the-art building that will house brand new research labs, classrooms and faculty office space. Faculty and students will have the opportunity to work side by side in the research and teaching . . .
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Six projects from UCO Design Students will be in the Print Regional Design Annual! This publication features the “best of the best” in graphic design and illustration. For collegiate designers, inclusion is the equivalent of a nomination for the Heisman Trophy.
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Growing up in a practical, blue collar family, the notion that a person could earn . . .
Dozens of local and regional acts — over 100 by our count — are performing at this year's Oklahoma State Fair. Many of them have ties to the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma.
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, indie Americana quartet Mipso headlines an Oct. 10 tour stop at ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Ave., in Bricktown. The show is a part of the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma’s growing Metro Music Series celebrating the school’s 10th anniversary.
ACM@UCO's High Noon continues Sept. 5 with Dawson Hollow, an indie-folk rock quintet based in the Ozark Mountains. The band performs 12:15 p.m. in the Songwriting Room (first floor) at ACM@UCO, 25 S. Oklahoma Ave., in Bricktown. All High Noon shows are free and open to the public. "American Idol" top-24 finalist headlines High Noon on Sept. 19.
During President Betz’s presentation he provided two questions for each of us to reflect on concerning our leadership potential: “What am I doing here” and “Why am I doing this”. Focusing your thoughts on your experience and goals at UCO, answer these two questions.
Gary Numan, a pioneer of electronic music, presses pause on his 2018 tour for a rare, in-person masterclass 1 p.m. Sept. 10 in the Songwriting Room at the Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO), 25 S. Oklahoma Ave., in Oklahoma City’s Bricktown district.
First some good news:
Dance faculty member Tina Kambour has been accepted as a Fulbright Specialist. The Fulbright Specialist Program allows overseas universities, cultural centers, non-governmental organizations and other institutions abroad to develop collaborative projects which host a leading U.S. academic or professional at their institution . . .
Original Flow and The Fervent Route kick of ACM@UCO's High Noon Showcase with a free lunchtime show, 12:15 p.m. Aug. 29. See them in the air-conditioned comfort of ACM's Songwriting Room (first floor), 25. S. Oklahoma Ave., in Bricktown.
Sing along to legendary hits in this tribute to Prince and George Michael, 10 p.m. Aug. 24 at 51st St. Speakeasy, 1114 NW 51st St., Oklahoma City.