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Cameron University Department of Music presents Cameron Civic Symphony
By janwilli - 9/29/2014

The Cameron University Department of Music will present the Cameron Civic Symphony on Tuesday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for students/military/seniors. CU students and faculty with ID are admitted free.

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Cameron University business forum to host additional “Meet the Candidates: Election 2014” presentation
By janwilli - 9/29/2014

Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess, Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will host an additional “Meet the Candidates: Election 2014” business forum presenting candidates for office in the upcoming November election. The forum will take place on Tuesday, October 7 at 9 a.m. in the CETES Conference Center and is open to the public at no cost.

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Cameron University Library presentation to focus on the musical legacy of Oklahoma City’s Deep Deuce district
By janwilli - 9/26/2014

The Cameron University Library will present Anita G. Arnold, author of “Oklahoma City Music: Deep Deuce & Beyond,” on Monday, October 6 at 7 p.m. Arnold will discuss her book, which details how Oklahoma City’s Deep Deuce neighborhood became an important resource for national jazz and blues bands. The presentation will take place in the CETES Conference Center and is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University School of Business presents “Emerging Leaders” presentation by expert Jennifer Boubel
By janwilli - 9/26/2014

The Cameron University School of Business and Delta Mu Delta, a student organization for business students, are pleased to present “Emerging Leaders: Key Skills New Leaders Need to Develop,” a presentation by leadership expert Jennifer Boubel. The presentation is slated for Thursday, October 9 at 6:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. A question and answer session will follow Boubel’s presentation. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University selected to host national Military Experience & the Arts Symposium
By janwilli - 9/25/2014

Cameron University has been selected to host the second national Military Experience & the Arts Symposium (MEA2), which offers access to creative healing resources from artists, authors, clinicians and veterans advocates. MEA2 will take place from May 14-17, 2015, and will feature daily workshops and classes in the creative, healing arts; free writing and art supplies; nightly events; performances; speakers; accommodations for individuals with disabilities; representation from veteran service organizations and more. Registration is open to the public at $20 per person. Participation by veterans, military personnel and their families is encouraged. For more information and to register, go to http://militaryexperience.org/mea-2-may-14-17-2015.

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Cameron University business student honored with national scholarship
By janwilli - 9/25/2014

Cameron University student Lindsey Billen has been honored with the Delta Mu Delta Board Award scholarship by Delta Mu Delta, the International Honor Society in Business. She is one of 31 business students across the U.S. to receive the national scholarship.

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Students set to lead Cameron’s 2014 Convocation
By janwilli - 9/24/2014

Four Cameron University students have been selected to speak on behalf of Cameron’s student body during 2014 Convocation, a celebration of Cameron’s dedication to academic excellence. Thierno Sadou Diallo, Michele Hess, Angelica Lopez and Rhiannon Poolaw will share personal stories of accomplishment and inspiration during the annual event. Convocation, a Cameron tradition highlighted by musical performances and colorful pageantry, will take place at 10 a.m., Friday, September 26, in the Fine Arts Courtyard and is open to the public.

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Cameron University seeks volunteers for “Day in the Park” service project
By janwilli - 9/22/2014

Cameron University is teaming up with the City of Lawton to give a facelift to local parks and is seeking volunteers to assist with the project. Day in the Park is scheduled for Saturday, October 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Anyone can participate in the project. Participants can register as an individual or as a group at http://www.cameron.edu/dayinthepark/groupregistration.

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Cameron University student chapter to host annual AITP Region 3 Student Conference
By janwilli - 9/22/2014

The Cameron University student chapter of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) will host the annual AITP Region 3 Student Conference from October 2 to 4. Approximately 225 students from universities, colleges and technical institutes from Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi are expected to attend. Cameron is home to one of only six AITP student chapters in the state of Oklahoma. Teresa Hickerson, an instructor in the Cameron University Department of Computing and Technology, serves as Conference Chair. Detailed information and online registration can be found at http://r3conference.aitp.org.

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Tickets now on sale for Cameron University’s Seventh Annual International Student Scholarship Banquet
By janwilli - 9/18/2014

African rhythms, Caribbean cuisine, Asian folk dances and colorful native costumes are just a few of the highlights promised by Cameron University’s Seventh Annual International Banquet, hosted by the International Club. This year’s event is set for Friday, October 3, in the McCasland Ballroom, located in the McMahon Centennial Complex on the CU campus. Doors open at 6 p.m., and dinner will begin at 6:30. Tickets are $20 per person, $140 for a table of 8, or $15 per student, and can be ordered by calling CU’s International Student Admissions Office at 580-591-8019. Proceeds will be used for an international student scholarship fund. The deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, September 29.

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Cameron University students and faculty recognized at Oklahoma Speech-Theatre-Communication Association annual conference
By janwilli - 9/17/2014

Cameron University sent a delegation of 13 students and faculty members to the recent 87th annual Oklahoma Speech-Theatre-Communication Association (OSTCA) conference, a forum where communication and theatre scholars share research and offer professional opportunities on topics of educational, intellectual and social significance to those fields. Student Katelynn Wright and faculty members Sarah Collins, Dr. Aubree Walton and Dr. Justin Walton each received awards at the conference.

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Cameron University earns berth in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2014 “Least Debt” rankings
By janwilli - 9/17/2014

Cameron University continues to excel at keeping student debt to a minimum, according to “U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2015.” Cameron is ranked 11th in the category of Least Debt, Class of 2013, among the 136 universities surveyed in the West region of those designated as Regional Universities and is 28th among all 620 Regional Universities surveyed. Significantly, only 30 percent of the Cameron graduates who started and completed a bachelor’s degree at Cameron incurred debt, the lowest percentage in the West region and sixth lowest of all Regional Universities.

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Cameron University to play Big Pink Volleyball to raise funds for breast cancer research
By janwilli - 9/16/2014

The color pink will be on display in abundance at Cameron University’s Aggie Rec Center on Saturday, October 4 during the fun-filled Big Pink Volleyball tournament. Proceeds will benefit breast cancer research. Big Pink Volleyball is played with four-foot pink volleyballs and requires no skills or knowledge of volleyball. Big Pink Volleyball is open to anyone interested in playing. Teams must have a minimum of six and a maximum of 10 players. All teams will be co-ed and must have at least two males and two females on the court at all times. The cost is $5 per person on your roster. Register your team online at imleagues.com/cameron.

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CETES Tech Night to examine business planning and management software
By janwilli - 9/15/2014

The Center for Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurial Studies (CETES) located at Cameron University presents Tech Night on Tuesday, September 16, from 6-9 p.m. This month’s presentation features Sagar Katta, an entrepreneur and certified project management professional with more than 15 years of business and software consulting experience, including with major companies IBM, Accenture and Deloitte. The session will take place in the Sarkeys Conference Room (Room 207) at CETES. Tech Night is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University business forum to host “Meet the Candidates: Election 2014”
By janwilli - 9/9/2014

Cameron University’s Bill W. Burgess, Jr. Business Research Center (BBRC) will host “Meet the Candidates: Election 2014,” a business forum presenting area candidates. The forum will take place on Thursday, September 25 at 1 p.m. in the CETES Conference Center and is open to the public at no cost.

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Cameron University’s annual Constitution Day observance to examine Constitutional challenges
By janwilli - 9/8/2014

Cameron University will join colleges and universities across the nation to celebrate Constitution Day on September 17 with “Constitutional Challenges in 2014 and Beyond.” The keynote address will be presented by Brady R. Henderson, Legal Director, American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma. The event takes place in CU's CETES Conference Center at 2 p.m. and is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University’s 31st Annual High School Speech Demonstration Day slated for Sept. 18
By janwilli - 9/8/2014

Cameron University's Department of Communication will host the 31st Annual High School Speech Demonstration Day from 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 18 at the McMahon Auditorium and the Museum of the Great Plains. Last year's state speech, drama and debate winners from Oklahoma high schools have been invited to perform their winning contest pieces. The event provides an opportunity for competitive speech and debate students to observe and learn from last year’s winning entries. Admission for middle and high school students is $10 per person; sponsors are admitted at no charge. Advance registration is required. To obtain a registration form, contact the Cameron University Department of Communication at 581-2359.

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Cameron University Department of Music presents “Gardens in the Rain” piano recital by Hyunsoon Whang
By janwilli - 8/29/2014

The Cameron University Department of Music presents “Gardens in the Rain,” a faculty piano recital by Hyunsoon Whang, McMahon Endowed Chair and Professor of Music. The recital is scheduled for Thursday, September 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cameron University Theatre. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door. Cameron students, faculty and staff are admitted free with CU ID. A portion of the proceeds will benefit music scholarships. For more information, please contact the Department of Music at 580-581-2400.

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Cameron University Department of Theatre Arts announces 2014-15 theatre season
By janwilli - 8/28/2014

Cameron University’s Department of Theatre Arts will celebrate “A Year of Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities!” for the 2014-15 season. The department will present a modern farce, a tragicomedy, a black comedy and a family musical comedy. Season tickets are available for $35 for adults and $30 for senior citizens, military, non-Cameron students and Cameron faculty/staff. To purchase season tickets, contact the Cameron University Department of Theatre Arts at (580) 581-2346. Cameron University students are admitted to theatre productions at no charge with Cameron ID.

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Cameron University’s Dr. E. Ann Nalley selected for national award
By janwilli - 8/27/2014

Cameron University’s Dr. E. Ann Nalley, Professor of Chemistry and Clarence E. Page Endowed Chair in Math and Science Education, has been honored by the American Chemical Society with the 2015 ACS Award for Encouraging Women into Careers in the Chemical Sciences. The award recognizes significant accomplishments by individuals who have stimulated or fostered the interest of women in chemistry, promoting their professional developments as chemists or chemical engineers. Nalley will receive the award in March during the ACS national meeting.

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Cameron announces Summer 2014 honor lists
By janwilli - 8/21/2014

Cameron University has announced the President’s and Dean’s honor lists for the Summer 2014 semester. To make the President’s List, undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time (carrying at least six hours of classes) and maintain a straight-A (4.0) average. The Dean’s List requires a B (3.00-3.99) average.

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