Category: In-depth

Survey: UCO students feel safe on campus, but know little about safety procedures

Survey: UCO students feel safe on campus, but know little about safety procedures

In-depthUCentral- December 12, 2017

Editor's note:  This article was written using survey results from the Safer Central project, a multimedia effort to inform students and others about public safety. The Safer Central project is a ... Read More

How UCO students can stay safe during severe weather

How UCO students can stay safe during severe weather

In-depthSamuel Huffman- December 11, 2017

In the video above, the Safer Central team helps students prepare for severe weather events. Editor’s note: The Safer Central project is a collaboration produced by the Fall 2017 Professional ... Read More

Q&A: Norman Nieves, UCO Directory of Emergency Management

Q&A: Norman Nieves, UCO Directory of Emergency Management

In-depthSamuel Huffman- December 11, 2017

In the video above, the Safer Central team interviews UCO's Director of Emergency Management, Norman D. Nieves, about what students and the public need to know about staying safe on ... Read More

Don’t get left behind — sign up for UCO’s Central Alert system

Don’t get left behind — sign up for UCO’s Central Alert system

In-depthSamuel Huffman- December 11, 2017

Are you subscribed to the University of Central Oklahoma's Central Alert system? In the video above, the Safer Central team highlights how these notifications can keep you prepared during an emergency. ... Read More

Video: Campus safety a concern for UCO students

Video: Campus safety a concern for UCO students

In-depthSamuel Huffman- December 11, 2017

Safer Central's Sam Huffman presents the project's survey findings in a video package. Editor’s note: The Safer Central project is a collaboration produced by the Fall 2017 Professional Media Capstone ... Read More

Bridge to Literacy Teaches Reading to Kids with Disabilities

Bridge to Literacy Teaches Reading to Kids with Disabilities

In-depthMiranda VanMeter- July 5, 2017

The Immanuel Fellowship Church in Seminole hosts a Bridge to Literacy Program that helps children with disabilities learn to read. New skills are taught at age-appropiate levels following initial assessments. This strategy ... Read More

OKC Rapper Jabee Shares Stories about His Childhood

OKC Rapper Jabee Shares Stories about His Childhood

In-depthChloe North- June 24, 2017

UCentral's Chloe North sat down with Jabee to hear his story of growing up in Oklahoma. Read More

Salsa for Success: Loveworks Gives Kids Positive Experiences

Salsa for Success: Loveworks Gives Kids Positive Experiences

In-depthUCentral- June 19, 2017

An afterschool program lets kids take ownership of their work by learning leadership skills and business tactics. Read More

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