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OKG Newsletter

Topic: college



Joshua Boydston
Norman folkster Penny Hill had plenty of thoughts for songs, but it took prodding from friends for her to fly.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

'I' want you

i2e looking for summer interns


Gazette staff

Oklahoma college students, i2E wants you ... to serve a 10-week paid fellowship this summer. Through Friday, i2E is accepting applications for its 2011 class of fellows.

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Students cover tax cuts

The word “irresponsible” to describe the pending income tax cut on Jan. 1, 2012, is probably an understatement.


Kurt Hochenauer
Oklahoma college students should expect another increase in tuition costs this fall, in part, because the state Legislature will probably not stop what University of Oklahoma President David L. Boren has called an “irresponsible” tax cut.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Summer school

Head back to school without the hassle of tests or report cards. Plus, we’re pretty sure Japanese Bookbinding wasn’t offered where you matriculated.


Jenny Coon Peterson
School is fun. No, really. Even if you weren’t Sally Study as a kid, going back — especially to these classes — can be enriching.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011

The first cut is the deepest

Letters to the Editor

Richard Hicks
Professor Kurt Hochenauer (Commentary, “Students cover tax cuts,” May 18, Oklahoma Gazette), here is an idea on how to lower the costs of Oklahoma’s colleges:
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Matter of degrees

A Brookings Institution report says Oklahoma is behind in education level among immigrants.


Alex Ewald
A new report sheds light on immigration in the United States, showing more workers with a college education settling in the coastal areas and those without a high school diploma clustering in the Southwest and Great Plains.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Scary Movie 2 / Scary Movie 3

Still as funny, which is to say kinda.


Rod Lott
Trekkers and critics share the theory that every other "Star Trek" film — the even-numbered ones — are the better entries of the franchise. I think the same applies to the "Scary Movie" group.
Thursday, September 22, 2011

Chew on this

No need to be culinarily impaired in college when local chefs can pitch in with timely suggestions.

Food and Drink Features

Carol Smaglinski
Back on campus and fending for yourself? Like most everyone else, a college student is on the lookout for cheap, fast, but above all, appetizing cuisine. Face it, meals eaten out tend to get pretty expensive unless you are employed by a restaurant and are allowed to sample a bit.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

‘Mind’ mapped

KSBI has launched a trivia show for colleges.


Carmen Forman
Two groups of students wearing matching shirts emblazoned with their college logos awkwardly met in the lobby of the KSBI-TV studio. Words were hard to come by for the students, because they knew in the next hour, those in the different-colored shirts would be their enemies.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Ghoul school

Have you heard the one about the secret society and the kidnapped rock? Jeff Provine’s ghost tour will tell all.


Carmen Forman
Wednesday, October 19, 2011