UCO To Host Criminal Justice Career Fair October 9

The University of Central Oklahoma’s School of Criminal Justice will host “CJ WORKS” (Worthwhile Opportunities through Resources and Knowledge), a criminal justice career fair, from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 9 in the parking lot just north of Edmond Fire Department Station No. 1, west of the intersection of S. Baumann Ave. and E. Main St. in Edmond.

The event is free and open to college and high school students with an interest in a career in criminal justice. If it rains, the fair will be moved to UCO’s Nigh University Center third-floor ballrooms.

Attendees can visit with two dozen local, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies, including the Edmond, Norman and Midwest City police departments, the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Oklahoma Department of Corrections, U.S. Probation Office, Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Find out more.

Student Fulbright Deadline Nears

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The Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the flagship international exchange program designed to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries. It provides grants for in individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs.  Applicants must have a BA/BS completed by August 2016.  It is also open to graduate students.  Eleven students of the University of Central Oklahoma have been proud recipients of Fulbright Scholarships to study, research, or teach English abroad, with one having recently returned from Spain.

For all the necessary forms and booklets and to learn more about this exciting academic and leadership opportunity, please visit http://us.fulbrightonline.org/.

The campus deadline for applications is October 9, 2015.

Submit completed applications to:

Dr. Siegfried Heit, 974-5633, LAR 205B, sheit@uco.edu

Dr. Amy Carrell, 974-5609, LAR 101A, acarrell@uco.edu