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February 2012

Northeastern State University ROTC Instructor Burrus Receives Purple Heart

Northeastern State University ROTC instructor Sergeant First Class Billy Burrus receives his Purple Heart.Purple Heart medals are generally bestowed upon soldiers overseas in combat after suffering wounds at the hands of the enemy or posthumously to the next of kin.


Economic Summit Includes Good News for State of Oklahoma

Dave Lopez, Oklahoma Secretary of Commerce and Tourism, offers remarks Thursday at the E3 Summit sponsored by Southeastern Oklahoma State University.Good news was the order of the day Jan. 26 as state and regional officials joined area education, business, and industry leaders at the E3 Summit. The economic summit, part of the Making Place Matter initiative from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, was sponsored by Southeastern Oklahoma State University.

Cox Named Recipient of Distinguished Service Award From OSRHE

State Rep. Dr. Doug Cox of Grove, Okla. receives the 2012 Distinguished Service Award from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE) and Council of Presidents.State Rep. Doug Cox of Grove, Okla. received the 2012 Distinguished Service Award from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE) and Council of Presidents.


SWOSU Forms Dual Degree Program for Pharmacy Students Wanting MBA

SWOSU employees discuss the development of a new dual degree designated as Doctor of Pharmacy and Masters in Business Administration.Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s College of Pharmacy and the Everett Dobson School of Business and Technology in Weatherford have joined together to create a dual degree designated as Doctor of Pharmacy and Masters in Business Administration.

New Director Seeks to Enhance Resources and Training for UCO Faculty

University of Central Oklahoma’s  Jeff King, Ed.D.The University of Central Oklahoma is enhancing resources and training for its faculty members under its restructured Center for Excellence in Transformative Teaching and Learning (CETTL), an advancement led by newly appointed executive director Jeff King, Ed.D.


Students Should Complete FAFSA Now for Fall Financial Aid

High school seniors looking for federal and state financial aid to attend college this fall should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible, according to the Oklahoma College Assistance Program (OCAP).

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