Author: JaNae Williams

Former UCO Police Officer Killed in Car Accident
News

Former UCO Police Officer Killed in Car Accident

JaNae Williams- February 18, 2020

A retired University of Central Oklahoma police officer, most recently employed as a Canadian County Sheriff’s Deputy, was killed in a car accident while on ... Read More

BlocWorks Brings Bouldering to Downtown Edmond
Life

BlocWorks Brings Bouldering to Downtown Edmond

JaNae Williams- February 12, 2020

The revitalization of downtown Edmond is set to reach new heights with the opening of  BlocWorks Climbing Company, a climbing gym, planned for later this ... Read More

Mental Illness in Oklahoma – Seeking Help In A System Without Adequate Resources
News

Mental Illness in Oklahoma – Seeking Help In A System Without Adequate Resources

JaNae Williams- December 12, 2019

At around 11 years old she started to notice the signs. Her parents brushed it off as puberty. A decade later, mental illness has left ... Read More

Second Annual Local Food Summit Invites Community to Build on Past Success
Campus

Second Annual Local Food Summit Invites Community to Build on Past Success

JaNae Williams- December 11, 2019

The University of Central Oklahoma Students for Sustainability will host its Second Annual Local Food Summit Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 8 ... Read More

The Fight to Cap Rising Insulin Prices for Diabetic Patients
Health

The Fight to Cap Rising Insulin Prices for Diabetic Patients

JaNae Williams- December 11, 2019

On May 22, Colorado governor Jared Polis signed a bill into law capping the price of insulin at $100 per month for patients with insurance. ... Read More

Expired Food Found In Campus Vending Machines
Campus

Expired Food Found In Campus Vending Machines

JaNae Williams- November 5, 2019

Multiple students have purchased expired food and drinks from the vending machines in the Mass Communication building on the University of Central Oklahoma campus in ... Read More

UCO Battles Low Enrollment and Budget Struggles
Campus

UCO Battles Low Enrollment and Budget Struggles

JaNae Williams- November 1, 2019

Declining enrollment is impacting budget preparation and long term fiscal planning at the University of Central Oklahoma. On Oct. 8, UCO President Patti Neuhold-Ravikumar, Provost ... Read More