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OKG Newsletter

Topic: universities

Indian nation

Oklahoma dominates the nation in awarding bachelor’s degrees to American Indians


Nathan Wilson
In the heart of Indian Country, Oklahoma universities lead the nation in the number of American Indian students obtaining undergraduate degrees, according to a recent report published by Diverse Issues in Higher Education.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Point: For legislative authority

I call for the return of legislative authority to set tuition.


Jason Reese
Last month, social mobility in Oklahoma took a serious hit: The higher-education regents of our beloved state drastically raised tuition — again — to our colleges and universities.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Green power


Gazette staff
Oklahoma State University loves its orange and black, but it looks like there’s also room for a fair amount of green. That’s according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which named OSU fifth in the nation for green-power purchasing among colleges and universities.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Loan rangers

Oklahoma college graduates struggle with soaring student loan debt.


James Cooper
College isn’t easy. And it sure isn’t cheap. Personal education debt in the U.S. swelled to $914 billion last summer, according to a 2012 report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013

College shouldn’t be never-ending


Vince Orza
When I was a kid attending college, the general rule was it would take four years to complete a degree.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013

College and life

Letters to the Editor

Scott Campbell
Regarding Vince Orza’s commentary about kids in college today (”College shouldn’t be never-ending,” May 15, Oklahoma Gazette), he doesn’t understand one big point: High schools don’t teach kids about career choices.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Head of the class


Gazette staff
Without a doubt, Oklahoma has some of the best universities in the nation, but a few of the top institutions may come as a surprise.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Just how sacred is it?


Gazette staff
Oklahoma tends to be about as invasive as a pap smear when it comes to women’s rights. According to, four Oklahoma universities believe that the Affordable Care Act violates Christian beliefs by mandating women’s health options that may pay for or include information about abortions.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013