Message from the Dean – January 22, 2018

First Some Good News:
CFAD art education students, Kristen Martin, (Modernizing Lowenfeld’s Artistic Development Methods with Visual Culture), and Fatima Mohamud, (Unearthing Identity through Cross Cultural Art: An Implication of Art Curriculum), were selected to present their research at the National Art Education Conference . . .  read more

Generational Differences in the Workplace

Complaining about younger generations has been popular for thousands of years. In the fifth century BC, Socrates famously griped about children loving luxury, having bad manners and showing contempt for authority.

Generational friction often shows up in the workplace, and many people are aware of the stereotypes: Baby Boomers complain about millennials’ . . .  read more

Message from the Dean – January 16, 2018

First Some Good News:
Associate professor Mandy Horton and Graduate student Sam Washburn of the Design Department have been accepted to present at the Design Principles and Practices conference this March in Barcelona, Spain. They will be presenting a paper on Logo Design as Transformative Learning: The Melton Gallery Rebrand, . . .  read more

Message from the Dean – January 8, 2018

First Some Good News:
The Print Regional Design Annual has been published, and UCO Design students have 10 pieces featured. There are only 48 student pieces in the entire issue, meaning that 21% of the best student work in our region is the product of UCO Design!

More Good News:
ACM alumnus Dante Jones and ACM faculty Mitch . . .  read more

“See the World, Serve the World” – Transformative Learning and Short-Term Study Abroad

Written by Jarrett Jobe, PhD, Executive Director, Leadership Central — 

One of the positive impacts of globalization over the past 25 years has been the tremendous growth of international study abroad programs and experiences in higher education. During this time, colleges and universities have expanded their international study opportunities . . .  read more

Message from the Dean – December 18, 2017

First Some Good News:
UCO Design Alumnus Victor Acosta, class of 2014, was honored at the State Capitol on December 9 for his work on behalf of human rights and dignity. Victor, a “dreamer,” was granted the award by the Oklahoma Universal Human Rights Alliance for his work helping young people overcome obstacles they face . . .  read more