Cameron University seeks volunteers for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
By janwilli - 12/19/2017

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” In answer to that query, volunteers from Cameron University and the Lawton-Fort Sill community will participate in the national Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 15, 2018. CU officials are hoping to recruit over 300 volunteers for the event. To volunteer, register online at or call the Office of Campus Life at (580) 581-2217. The volunteers will work on community projects from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Cameron University faculty members named to endowed faculty positions
By janwilli - 12/12/2017

Cameron University announces the naming of six Cameron faculty members to endowed faculty positions: Dr. Stephanie Boss, Chair and Assistant Professor, Department of Sports and Exercise Science; Dr. Jennifer Dennis, Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Education; Dr. Courtney Glazer, Associate Professor, Department of Education; Dr. Danny McGuire, Chair and Professor, Department of Chemistry, Physics and Engineering; Dr. Christian Morren, Assistant Professor, Department of Art, Music and Theatre Arts; and Dr. Michelle Smith, Associate Professor, Department of Education. The Board of Regents for The University of Oklahoma, Cameron University and Rogers State University approved the appointments today during its regularly scheduled meeting.

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Cameron University staff members selected to receive Pickaxe Award
By janwilli - 12/12/2017

Cameron University staff members Otis Gentry, Brenda Russell and Janie Smith are the recipients of the 2017 Pickaxe Awards, which recognize full-time Cameron employees whose performance is above and beyond expectations. Gentry is the Manager of the Aggie Rec Center, Russell is Accounts Receivable Supervisor, and Smith is Lead Custodian. Each received a $1,000 stipend and a commemorative award.

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Cameron University Department of Social Sciences publishes second issue of CHiPS, an undergraduate research journal
By janwilli - 12/5/2017

The Cameron University Department of Social Sciences has released the second issue of CHiPS: The Cameron University Undergraduate Research Journal of History and Political Science. The volume features the research of three Cameron undergraduates and can be viewed online at

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Cameron University offers CU Become a Teacher workshops to assist future educators
By janwilli - 11/30/2017

Residents of southwest Oklahoma who are considering entering the field of teaching are invited to attend one of Cameron University’s “CU Become a Teacher” workshops. The free, specialized workshops focus on the multiple pathways for becoming a teacher. Each session runs from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. There is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required. To register online, go to and click on “Online Registration.” For more information, email or call 580-581-2320.

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Cameron University to focus on American Identities in the 21st Century for Academic Festival X
By janwilli - 6/8/2017

Cameron University has selected “American Identities in the 21st Century” as the theme for its 10th academic festival, a dynamic, privately funded, year-long symposium that explores a topic worthy of in-depth study. Through a series of presentations by nationally recognized speakers, Cameron will consider three distinct aspects of the festival theme: “Social Justice and the American Dream,” “Migration, Immigration and Emigration” and “America’s Place in the World: Power, Diplomacy and Commerce.”

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