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Artwork by Cameron University’s Katherine Liontas-Warren on display in ArtNow: Exhibition 2018
By janwilli - 1/17/2018

Cameron University’s Katherine Liontas-Warren, professor of art, is one of 25 artists chosen for exhibition in the ArtNow: Exhibition 2018. The exhibit has been on display since December at Oklahoma Contemporary in Oklahoma City and will conclude with a gala art sale on January 19.

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Cameron University Department of English and Foreign languages to present research findings with “In These Rooms: Narcotics Anonymous and the Discourse of the American Self-Help Movement”
By janwilli - 1/12/2018

As part of “American Identities in the 21st Century,” Cameron University’s current academic festival, the CU Department of English & Foreign Languages will present “In These Rooms: Narcotics Anonymous and the Discourse of the American Self-Help Movement” on Thursday, January 18 at 3:30 p.m. The presentation by CU students Sandesh Pokharel, Anuoluwapo Onabanjo and Katherine Book and faculty member Dr. William Carney will present the results of a research projected conducted last summer on the use of specific speech acts in Narcotics Anonymous (NA) meetings and how NA fits into a broader American self-help movement. The presentation is open to the public at no charge and takes place in the CETES Conference Center.

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Cameron University Festival X Reading Series continues with poet Ken Hada
By janwilli - 1/12/2018

Cameron’s University’s Festival X Reading Series, held in conjunction with the university’s current academic festival, “American Identities in the 21st Century,” continues on Saturday, January 20, with featured guest author Ken Hada. Hada will read selections from his award-winning poetry collections at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Lawton, 816 W. Gore Blvd., starting at 6:30 p.m. Following Hada’s reading, there will be an open mic opportunity for others who wish to read their work. The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University Department of Social Sciences to present Diplomat-in-Residence Kristin M. Stewart
By janwilli - 1/12/2018

The Cameron University Department of Social Sciences will present Kristin M. Stewart, U.S. Department of State Foreign Service Officer and current Diplomat-in-Residence at the University of Oklahoma, on Wednesday, January 17 at 2 p.m. in the McCasland Ballroom. Stewart’s presentation will address “The United States in Foreign Policy” as well as “Careers in the Foreign Service.” The event is open to the public at no charge.

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Cameron University to close for holidays; sets intersession hours for Aggie Rec Center
By janwilli - 12/19/2017

Administrative offices at Cameron University will be closed for the holiday season beginning Thursday, December 21, and will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Classes for the Spring 2018 semester will begin on Monday, January 8, 2018.

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Tickets now on sale for Cameron University’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
By janwilli - 12/19/2017

Tickets are now on sale for Cameron University and Cameron Campus Ministry’s 34th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration banquet. This year’s keynote speaker is Kent J. Smith, Jr., president of Langston University, who will present “The Power of Education: Igniting Passion for a Greater Tomorrow.” The banquet is scheduled for Monday, January 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Aggie Rec Center. Tickets are $40 for adults and $18 for students and are available by calling Cameron Campus Ministry at 580-699-2004. The deadline to purchase tickets is Monday, January 8.

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Cameron University’s Dr. Abbas Johari awarded for volunteer work
By janwilli - 12/19/2017

Cameron University faculty member Dr. Abbas Johari has been honored with the Outstanding Cultural & Regional Perspectives 2017 Reviewer Award by the Educational Technology, Research & Development (ETR&D) Journal of the Association of Educational Communications and Technology (AECT). The award recognizes distinguished service for the publication, which is the only scholarly journal in the field focusing entirely on research and development in educational technology.

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Cameron University’s George D. Keathley Department of Military Science honors Army ROTC cadets with awards
By janwilli - 12/19/2017

Cameron University’s George D. Keathley Department of Military Science presented awards and scholarships to members of the Comanche Battalion, Cameron’s Army ROTC unit, during a recent ceremony. The Comanche Battalion recognized cadets for meritorious performance in the areas of military science, academics, physical fitness, personal achievement, and leadership. Awards are sponsored by the Department of the Army; national and local societies, organizations, and businesses; and by private individuals.

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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 www.cameron.edu/mlkcelebration/dayofservice 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 www.cameron.edu/history_government/chips.

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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 http://www.cameron.edu/cu-become-a-teacher and click on “Online Registration.” For more information, email CUTeach@cameron.edu 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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