Category: News

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

UCO Student Congress Continues to Break Open Meeting Act

UCO Student Congress Continues to Break Open Meeting Act

Main StoryThe Vista- April 17, 2017

The UCO Student Congress has continued to violate a section of the Oklahoma Open Meeting Act by placing financial resolution on their agenda late. The Congressional Leadership of Chair Caleb ... Read More

Around the Campus April 17- April 21, 2017

Around the Campus April 17- April 21, 2017

NewsThe Vista- April 17, 2017

Around the Campus is a weekly compilation of events happening across and around the University of Central Oklahoma’s campus. Weekly Events: Raising Hope Donations: The American Democracy Project will be by ... Read More

Student Elections Result in Runoff This Week

Student Elections Result in Runoff This Week

NewsThe Vista- April 14, 2017

The UCO Election Commission announced last week that the two slates continuing forward in the UCO Student Body Elections includes Zachary Robbins and Caleb Shaw ticket, left, and the Stockton ... Read More

UCO’s OAR Offers Outdoor Experiences

UCO’s OAR Offers Outdoor Experiences

NewsKaitlin Boysel- April 13, 2017

UCO's Center for Outdoor Adventure Recreation is one way for students to experience the outdoors. UCentral's Kaitlin Boysel has the story. https://youtu.be/i929FnvcuEk Read More

Maternity Leave Bill Passes State Senate

Maternity Leave Bill Passes State Senate

NewsEmily Smith- April 13, 2017

(Provided/ Pixabay.com). A bill that would increase the amount of unpaid maternity leave from 12 weeks to 20 weeks passed out of the Senate, Monday, March 21. Senate Bill 549 ... Read More

University Institutes Hiring Freeze

University Institutes Hiring Freeze

NewsVictor Quezada- April 12, 2017

An email sent by President Don Betz today announced a hiring and salary freeze for the university until July 1. Adrienne Nobles with University Communications says the freeze was implemented ... Read More

UCO to Host National Research Conference in 2018

UCO to Host National Research Conference in 2018

NewsEriech Tapia- April 11, 2017

The National Conference for Undergraduate Research was held last week at the University of Memphis. More than 100 individuals from the University of Central Oklahoma attended and presented at the ... 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

Federal Program Doesn’t Forgive Student Loans

Federal Program Doesn’t Forgive Student Loans

NewsVictor Quezada- April 10, 2017

(Provided/ Wikimediacommons.com).  Some students who were promised student loan forgiveness by the government are now filing suit against the federal loan program. More than 550,000 students were given an option ... Read More