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OKG Newsletter

Topic: central

String it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Claude Chalhoub is a better violinist than you. That’s not a dig. Chalhoub is kind of a big deal. The world-renowned virtuoso will perform his original compositions with UCO students at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday in Mitchell Hall Theater, University Drive and Main Street on The University of Central Oklahoma Campus in Edmond. Tickets are $4-$14. Call 974-3375 or visit

Thursday, Saturday

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Urban education renewal

The University of Central Oklahoma offers a unique prep academy for teachers who want to teach in urban schools.


Tim Farley
Teaching in an urban school district like Oklahoma City often is viewed as challenging or even a last resort for some, but first-year teacher Heather Berry says it’s “fun.”
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Glow it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Not ready to let go of the holiday season? UCO gives us one last hurrah with a dazzling array of lights known as WinterGlow. The event, which was originally scheduled for Dec. 6 but was rescheduled due to weather, also features festive activities for the whole family. Bask in its glow 6-9 p.m. Friday at the University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University Drive in Edmond. Admission is free. Call 974-2363 or visit


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Fair play?

Ward expansion would help better represent the city’s minority populations, say some Oklahoma City Council members.


Tim Farley
Pete White might feel like the Lone Ranger in a movement to create opportunities for minorities wanting to serve on the Oklahoma City Council.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

ACM it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma (ACM@UCO) has produced some powerhouse bands, and it’s still just in its infancy. See current students and potential next-big-things The Hitt Boyz, Good Culture and Honey in an ACM student show 10 p.m. at VZD’s Restaurant & Club, 4200 N. Western Ave. Admission is $5. Call 524- 4203 or visit


Wednesday, April 2, 2014

For the sake of the song

Okemah native John Fullbright started writing music with his listeners in mind. Two albums and a Grammy nomination later, he is finally connecting with them — a lot of them.


Joshua Boydston

John Fullbright with Tom Skinner and Michael Fracasso

7:30 p.m. Saturday

UCO Mitchell Hall Theater 

100 N. University Drive, Edmond



Wednesday, May 7, 2014