Scholarship Deadline Approaching

The UCO scholarship website will be open until February 15, 2017. Don't miss your chance to apply for scholarships. Scholarships will be available for EVERY college campus wide!

Debate Team Wins Big in Texas

Debate WinnersThe UCO Debate Team traveled to Dallas, TX over the break for two tournaments hosted by the University of Texas-Dallas and the University of North Texas. The team of Jasmine Stidham and Derek Hilligoss won both tournaments going undefeated over the course of 20 debates. Jasmine was the top speaker at both tournaments and Derek was the 8th speaker at the first tournament, and 3rd speaker at the second tournament. By going undefeated, Jasmine and Derek also received the coveted “Texas Two Step Boots” Trophy, a traveling trophy awarded to the top team at both tournaments. The team of Kris Colen and L Moore also competed at the tournaments. Kris and L finished in the quarterfinals (Elite Eight) of each tournament, and Kris was the fourth speaker at the second tournament.

Research Day Abstract Submission Deadline Approaching

Abstract submission for Oklahoma Research Day 2017, the state’s premier showcase for student research, is open. Abstracts cannot exceed 200 words. For more information or to submit an abstract, visit The deadline for submission is Jan. 31.

Oklahoma Research Day 2017 will take place Friday, March 3, at the Central National Bank Center in Enid, Oklahoma. The Office of High-Impact Practices has arranged bus transportation to and from the event. For more information about transportation, contact Michael Springer, Ph.D., director of the Office of High-Impact Practices, at