Author: Jessica Phillips

Oklahoma’s Worst in Nation Child Abuse Ranking Called “Deceiving”

Oklahoma’s Worst in Nation Child Abuse Ranking Called “Deceiving”

In-depthJessica Phillips- April 21, 2017

Oklahoma ranked No. 1 for child abuse cases in the foster care system in 2015, according to a report released this year by the United States Department of Health and Human Services. ... Read More

Surveillance Cameras on Campus

Surveillance Cameras on Campus

NewsJessica Phillips- April 18, 2017

Surveillance cameras on the roof of the Liberal Arts Building on the east end of campus face the parking lots surrounding the building. (Cara Johnson/ The Vista).  Up to 500 video ... Read More

AAF Takes Home First Place in District

AAF Takes Home First Place in District

NewsJessica Phillips- April 11, 2017

(Provided/ Aryn Robinson).  UCO’s American Advertising Federation made history on April 6 by placing first for the second consecutive year in the District 10 National Student Advertising Competition. This is ... Read More

ACM Metro Music Fest Hits Bricktown This Weekend

ACM Metro Music Fest Hits Bricktown This Weekend

NewsJessica Phillips- April 7, 2017

Musicians perform during the 2016 Metro Music Fest in Bricktown hosted by ACM@UCO. The 2017 Metro Music Fest will take place on April 8, hosting more than 60 bands. (Provided/ ... Read More

UCO Prepares for NCUR 2018

UCO Prepares for NCUR 2018

NewsJessica Phillips- March 27, 2017

UCO is preparing to host an annual undergraduate research conference. Read More

BronchoThon is For The Kids

BronchoThon is For The Kids

Main StoryJessica Phillips- March 7, 2017

A fundraising effort at UCO aims to help the Children's Hospital of Oklahoma City. Read More

Students for Sustainability Group Starts

Students for Sustainability Group Starts

Main StoryJessica Phillips- February 27, 2017

Benjamin Zimmer, President of the University of Central Oklahoma’s Students for Sustainability organization stands and addresses members at a meeting on Thursday, February 23. This organization focuses on reducing waste ... Read More

uDefy Team Places Second in Washington

uDefy Team Places Second in Washington

NewsJessica Phillips- February 21, 2017

Five UCO students created uDefy, a campaign to challenge extremism. Read More

Resolution Could Change Land Run Mural’s Future

Resolution Could Change Land Run Mural’s Future

Main StoryJessica Phillips- January 31, 2017

A mural of the Oklahoma land run of 1889 was painted on the side of the Communications building at UCO in 1994 by Dr. Bob Palmer and Donna Sandager. A ... Read More

Students Share Opinions on Land Run Mural

Students Share Opinions on Land Run Mural

Main StoryJessica Phillips- January 26, 2017

https://youtu.be/yjDm02-lEUE Students and faculty attended a forum to share their opinions on the Land Run Mural on UCO's Communications building. Speakers stated that something should be done with the mural ... Read More