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Darrell Williams won’t be retried In December 2010, two women accused Williams of inappropriately touchFormer Oklahoma State ing them without consent basketball player Darrell at a party, according to the Williams will not be retried affidavit. THE DAILY O’COLLEGIAN for the crimes of two Williams was found counts of rape by instruguilty on all three charges mentation and one count of on July 23, 2011 and spent sexual battery, District At86 days in prison. He torney Tom Lee announced appealed his case to the Monday. By Tim Ahrens Editor-in-Chief
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Around the World in 11 Months
By Tim Ahrens Editor-in-Chief
A selfless journey into 11 countries in 11 months living out of a backpack and spending the nights in a tent is pretty normal for the World Race racers. wJessica Guinn, Oklahoma State University 2014 agriculture leadership and international studies graduate, sets off on a trip that is said to change lives. While in the different countries, Guinn and her team will serve in partnership with churches and ministries in local communities to preach the Gospel, build churches, work in orphanages, minister to women and children trapped in prostitution as a result of human trafficking and show God’s love and grace to many tribes and nations. The purpose of this mission trip is to challenge
the Trial Court’s order. However, the two victims wish to move on with their lives after college and do not wish to go through the trauma of testifying again. PAge Tom Lee respects their decision and has decided not to prosecute further. firstname.lastname@example.org
OSU football player stabbed, abducted
Jessica Guinn will spend 11 months in 11 differnt countries, living out of a backpack and spending nights in a tent.
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Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, which was remanded and overturned on April 22, 2014. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals ordered a new trial because jurors were exposed to and discussed several jurors’ personal observation of the crime scene in violation of
young adults to abandon worldly possessions and traditional lifestyle to understand that life is about serving others and serving God. Guinn heard about this opportunity in February 2013 when her Chi Omega sister, BreAnna Morris, mentioned that she was going to participate in the World Race. “When I was 15, I was at church camp listening to a missionary family from Africa speak about their experiences. I knew that God was telling me one day I was supposed to do the same thing,” Guinn said. The moment she read the description of the World Race, Guinn knew it was perfect for her. Since November 2013, she has been raising funds. The cost to participate in the race is $16,285. Guinn has reached her fundraising
deadline, however, some of her team still needs additional funds to launch. She will be leaving on June 29 for Atlanta, Ga. and will depart for Bolivia on July 3. During her journey, she will be going to Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Japan, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Swaziland, Botswana and South Africa. Guinn will be returning to the United States at the end of May 2015. Guinn is most excited about the opportunity to serve others. Chosen to be a team leader for her team, Guinn will be leading 5 other women from the ages of 22-24. “I cannot wait to watch them grow and to live in community with them. These women are on fire for the Lord, and I know that they will accomplish great things for the Kingdom while in the
field,” Guinn stated. “I am a little sad about leaving my family, friends, boyfriend and OSU sports. It will be a tough goodbye, but I know that God has an amazing journey ahead of me that will be so rewarding. I will miss everyone here, but they will constantly be in my prayers,” Guinn stated. Guinn has never left the U.S. before and believes this trip will throw her curves and throw her into the unknown, but she is ready to charge at this opportunity headfirst. She believes God will be watching over her team and herself every step of the way. Follow Guinn’s journey or donate toward her mission trip on her blog jessicaguinn.theworldrace.org.
about fixing things and working out kinks where shows are all about telling the story,” Hurd said. “I am looking forward to having an audience; I love feeling the energy from them and seeing the reactions.” The cast, made up of local semi-experienced actors, isn’t nervous to perform.
“I’m not nervous about anything! I’m so ready to rock this show with my perfect and amazing cast and crew,” Jessica Higgs, Margot, said. “I’m looking forward to performing such a modern show in front of an audience. Most people have only seen the movie, so I’m excited to surprise people.”
No apprehension? Well…maybe a little. “My quick changes really stress me out,” said Carolibe Harrist, who plays Leilani and a Harvard student. “They make me worried that I won’t get changed in time and will miss an entrance or miss an article of clothing.” The characters are as
An Oklahoma State student was stabbed, robbed and abducted on Monday, Stillwater Police said Tuesday. Cameron Hunter, a junior wide receiver for the Cowboys, was approached by a white male with dark hair and stabbed at approximately 5:30 p.m. on the 1100 block of South Ridge Drive. The suspect pulled Hunter into a hunter green pickup, robbed him, and then dumped on the 1300 block of South Walnut Street. Sources say Hunter attempted to walk to his friend’s house before somebody spotted him, saw him bleeding and dialed 911. Hunter was treated at the Stillwater Medical Center and later released. He sustained a puncture wound to his abdomen and laceration to his right arm.
John Walsh, who coached Hunter at Denton Guyer in Denton, Texas, told ESPN.com in a text message that Hunter is “already home” and is “doing fine” following the incident. Stillwater Police Capt. Randy Dickerson said there is a suspect, but no arrest has been made. Hunter played at Denton Guyer High School with OSU quarterback J.W. Walsh, defensive end Jimmy Bean and former wide receiver Josh Stewart. Hunter walked on to OSU’s football team after being accepted to the United States Air Force Academy. Anyone with information is encouraged to call Stillwater Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (405) 742-8327. email@example.com
Cowboy wide receiver Cameron Hunter was stabbed, robbed and abducted Monday.
Town and Gown Theatre Hosts Legally Blonde: The Musical By alyssa gregory Staff Reporter
Bend and snap? More like stand and clap! Town and Gown’s production of the Legally Blonde: The Musical opens Wednesday. Based on the book “Legally Blonde” and the 2001 film by the same name, local talent light up the stage as they solve the murder and show why knowing the fundamentals of hair care is so important. Rehearsing five nights a week since April didn’t dampen the spirit of Kayla Hurd, who plays Galen and the Laker’s girl. “Rehearsals never got boring,” Hurd, senior theater major, said. “We learned something new each night. We keep finding little moments that we hadn’t found yet. It changes every time we run it.” Though rehearsals have their purpose, performing is all about having an audience. “Rehearsals are more
‘Legally Blonde: The Musical’ opens Wednesday night at the Town and Gown Community Theatre.
diverse as the actors and even the sorority girls make defining cliques difficult. “My character’s name is Brooke Whyndom,” Alexandrea Ward said. “Brooke is an ‘exercise queen’ and really enjoys getting people to look & feel their best. She really believes that everyone can be exactly who they dream of being. She is an UCLA alumni & a Delta Nu sister. She is hardcore, fierce and is ready to get anyone whipped into shape.” The characters portray many of the common college kid problems. “My part is Whitney,” Kristen Reynolds said. “She wants to do well in law school; but, she is best friends with a girl who she shadows a lot of the time. She is conflicted with trying to be her own person.” Legally Blonde: The Musical, planned for over a year and rehearsed for months, is brought to life on stage on Wednesday, opening night.
“I’m looking forward to opening night the most, hands down,” Cody Whittenburg, director, said. “It’s has a unique energy. It’s the first time the audience gets to see everything the anticipation and energy backstage is just surreal because it’s finally for real.” For an actor, the audience brings meaning to a performance. “I am looking forward to having an audience to make them laugh, cry, and want to dance and sing,” Harrist said. “It is a really energetic show and I can’t wait for people to see it!” Bend open your wallet and snap up your tickets at the Town and Gown Community Theatre at 3524 S. Perkins Rd. Call ahead to reserve and by the end of the night you’ll be standing and clapping. Show dates are June 18-22 and 25-29. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Leaving his legacy, one dollar at a time By Lindsay Gabler Staff Reporter
When someone’s profession is connected with students, retirement is more than just retiring; it’s leaving a legacy. Dr. Charles W. Bruce, who served as Director of Scholarships and Financial Aid, has been with Oklahoma State University since 1981. After 33 years of service to America’s Brightest Orange, he will be retiring in July. Before seeking professionalism at OSU, Bruce was Director of Student Financial Aid at DePauw University from 1978-1981. Before that, he served as Director of Student Financial Aid at George Peabody College for Teachers from 1975-1978. Bruce received a B.A. from the University of Kentucky, a M.A. from Morehead State University and a Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University. Through Bruce’s 33-year tenure at OSU, Bruce has guaranteed over 500,000 students received $4.2 billion in financial assistance. He provided direction for three computer system conversions so the services to students and compliance with the university could continue. Bruce successfully competed for the first federal TRIO grant program awarded to OSU, followed three years later with a grant for the Educational Talent Search Program. The programs help firstgeneration and low-income junior high and high school students pursue postsecondary education. Under Bruce’s leadership of Scholarships and
Financial Aid, OSU has received national recognition for the quality of its financial aid program for two years, including awards for its Quality Assurance Program and for its student employment program. The office has been the recipient of the OSU Mortar Board Honor Society’s “Golden Torch Award,” for making “a noteworthy impact on the past, present and future students of Oklahoma State University.” Bruce has not only helped in receiving awards for the office, but he has also received individual awards. He has received state, regional and national awards including the Southwest Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators’ Distinguished Service Award, the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators’ (NASFAA) Leadership Award for the Southwestern Region and the NASFAA Distinguished Service Award. He has also been the recipient of the McFarland Outstanding Administrator Award at OSU. Bruce not only served as a director at OSU, but also served as an advisor for the National Direct Student Loan Coalition and as a member of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education study committee concerning financial aid issues. At the request of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Postsecondary Education, he was granted administrative leave by OSU to analyze student aid policies and procedures. That’s not all that Bruce
Dr. Carles W. Bruce, has been with Oklahoma State University since 1981. He will be retiring in July.
did at his time at OSU. In 2002-2003, he served as chair of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA). Previous to that, he chaired the NASFAA Task Force on Professional
Excellence, and served on its Board of Directors, Association Governance and Membership and Finance committees. Bruce served as president of both the Oklahoma and Southwest Associations of Student Financial Aid Ad-
ministrators and served on the College Board’s Southwest Regional Council. Needless to say, Bruce had a passion for his profession and enjoyed learning, leading and teaching about his passion for financial aid issues.
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‘22 Jump Street’ reaches heights of predecessors By Brandon schmitz Entertainment Reporter
Sequels to beloved comedies don’t exactly have the most reputable track record, as many of them are either slavishly faithful to the original or seemingly determined to betray its spirit. And though “22 Jump Street” is conceptually more of the same, it avoids many of the genre’s trappings. Directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, the duo behind both the original film and February’s “The Lego Movie,” the sequel finds officers Schmidt ( Jonah Hill) and Jenko (Channing Tatum) going undercover at a local college. While investigating a dangerous drug ring on campus, the two begin to explore separate paths, thereby calling their partnership into question. If the synopsis sounds like “21 Jump Street” in college, that’s because it is. That isn’t a knock against the film, however, as Lord and Miller acknowledge this fact with a biting sense of self-awareness. For instance, when Schmidt and Jenko are introduced to their new, high-tech headquarters, the former remarks “Wow, things just
got a lot more expensive for no reason.” The movie offers more than a handful of jabs at the nature of sequels without recycling all of the jokes from its predecessor. Certainly, “22 Jump Street” features its fair share of callbacks, but none of them feel as though they’re delivered out of a lack of creativity. Additionally, the movie tackles a wide variety of comedic styles, including slapstick, puns and ironic humor, all while retaining “21’s” good-natured humor. Ultimately, however, the scenario simply serves as a backdrop for the film’s two leads, as the back-and-forth between Hill and Tatum remains top-notch. Each complements the other’s comedic strengths while possessing natural, bromantic chemistry. Had this movie been about them sitting in a diner throughout its 110-minute runtime, it would likely have still been successful. The movie also has a solid supporting cast, with Ice Cube being given more to do this time around. His outbursts especially, which occur just frequently enough, provide some of “22 Jump Street’s” most memorable moments. Amber Stevens and Wyatt Russell are endearing as the
two main college students – you know, the actual college students – even if their chemistry with Hill and Tatum, respectively, isn’t as solid. If there is any weakness to the film, it’s that the two officers do spend a fair amount of time away from each other. Again, Russell, while appealing to Tatum’s athletic side, serves as a kind of kindred spirit, and Stevens and Hill make a cute couple. However, this movie excels the most when the buddy-cop camaraderie takes center stage. It’s ironic that, in openly acknowledging the stigma of sequels, “22 Jump Street” manages to be just as funny as its predecessor. Letting the audience in on the joke goes a long way, while simply being funny allows them to forgive a virtually identical premise. It also doesn’t hurt that the dynamic between its two leads makes for one of the most entertaining comedic duos in recent memory. The formula hasn’t disappointed yet; the original almost made up its production budget in the first weekend, and “22 Jump Street” earned $57 million domestically to upend its own $50 million budget.
‘Jersey Boys,’ starring John Lloyd Young as Frankie Valli, opens Friday.
Clint Eastwood looks to bounce back with music biopic
By Brandon schmitz Entertainment Reporter
‘22 Jump Street’ opened to critical acclaim, grossing $57 million in its opening weekend.
“Jersey Boys” is set to open this weekend, with director Clint Eastwood attempting to win audiences back over after the disappointing “J. Edgar” and “Hereafter.” Based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, “Jersey Boys” chronicles the story of Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Nick Massi, and Tommy DeVito, who came together to form the 1960s rock band The Four Seasons. The formation, success, and eventual break-up of the band are all key points that the film is sure to cover.
Eastwood has been known to shade his characters in a morally ambiguous light, although, given The Four Seasons’ involvement in the production of both the musical and this movie, I’m worried that that element may be taken away. The story of this band – not so much the stage production itself – would lend itself heavily to Eastwood’s storytelling style. For instance, this subject matter would grant him the opportunity to explore some of the more controversial incidents of that decade, as well as some of the bands that were competing against The Four Seasons. Additionally, a more in-
depth look at the members’ connections to the mafia would be welcome. Given the likelihood of this being more or less faithful to the musical, however, this is looking to be a missed opportunity. If nothing else, at least, the soundtrack will likely be engrained in my head throughout the rest of that weekend. Plus, Eastwood’s films are always solid on a technical level, with cinematographer Tom Stern reteaming with him. If “Jersey Boys” can add an extra layer of complexity to the actual events, though, that will be a pleasant surprise. email@example.com
Movies on the shelves this week
House of Cards: Season Two There are plenty of people who can’t get enough of Frank Underwood. For those who don’t have a Netflix subscription or a friend who will let them use theirs, the second season of ‘House of Cards’ hit Blu-ray and DVD on Tuesday.
The LEGO Movie The year’s most successful animated movie yet, “The LEGO Movie,” has the chance to once again boost its revenue. The star-studded cast of Chris Pratt, Will Ferrell, Liam Neeson, Will Arnett and others can finally make it into your homes today.
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Wes Anderson was successful yet again, this time with his comedy that earned two awards and another three nominations. “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” starring Ralph Fiennes, is now available in stores.
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR Twenty to twenty-five percent of college women in America survive rape or attempted rape, a fact verified through numerous studies by reliable sources including the US Department of Justice. This is the cold, hard truth about college today, and the statistics have been very similar for decades now. Why are the numbers not changing? Why are things not getting better? Our generation of college students is proactive in ending society’s problems, but why are there so few fighting to end the issue that is devastating the lives of millions among us and their loved ones? The answer is that because at most colleges, including Oklahoma State University, most students never learn how they can effectively tackle the problem of sexual violence. Even worse, many students are not made aware of the extent to which rape is a problem amongst college students. I am the President of the 1 in 4 Men’s Chapter, a sexual violence prevention group that teaches students how they can end rape and help survivors via powerful
hour-long presentations. Our program was created by leading researchers on sexual violence prevention who concluded that an educational approach is the most effective way to prevent sexual violence. Given how often rape happens in social gatherings and college parties, all students should be taught to identify risky situations and intervene effectively. Since roughly one in four college women and 3% of college men are rape/sexual assault survivors, students need to learn what to do if they are approached by their friends or loved ones who have survived sexual violence. Finally, students need to learn to promote a culture where sexist attitudes, violence and victimblaming is not tolerated. The program effectively communicates the realities of rape without sugarcoating the facts, and teaches the above skills in manner that creates lasting change in s! tudents. Not surprisingly, research shows the program reduces number of committed sexual assaults on college campuses by almost 40 percent and the severity of committed sexual assaults by a factor
of eight. Despite the preponderance of research pointing toward education as essential in the fight against sexual violence, OSU does not currently have a mandatory program that educates students on the proper ways to deal with the issue. The number of forcible sexual offenses reported by OSU Police Department has gone up from six to nine in the most recent annual report, and based on the national statistic that only five percent of rapes and sexual assaults are actually reported, the problem is likely much bigger than it seems. Rape is a problem at OSU and it is our University’s responsibility to respond to it in a way supported by scholarly research on sexual violence prevention and education. Instead, OSU has either neglected to view the findings of such research or stubbornly refused to adapt an effective prevention/education strategy after seeing the research. OSU currently has a non-mandatory online program available that does not incorporate essential
Q-and-A: Chicken Wings of Hope set for Saturday
components of an effective sexual violence prevention program, including components that require in-person interaction. Settling with this program as the solution is unacceptable, especially considering we have had a good example of an effective program advised by qualified faculty members on our campus for the last four years in the student group 1 in 4. In discussions with certain university officials over the last 12 months, my questions regarding implementing a potential mandatory program for incoming students were either deflected or responded to with poor justifications as to why such a program cannot be executed effectively at OSU. Realizing that the initiative to have such a mandatory institutionalized program at our school has to start within the student body, I got together with student leaders and drafted a Student Government Association bill that would require all incoming students at OSU to attend a comprehensive, educational, sexual assault prevention program at Incoming
Marie Abraham-Robinson, executive director of Wings of Hope.
By alyssa gregory Staff Reporter
1. What is “Chicken Wings of Hope”? “Chicken Wings of Hope” is a free event that will be held on Saturday, at Couch Park from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. We have partnered with Suddenlink, Eskimo Joe’s and the Red Cross to provide a family friendly event for our community members. There will be live music all day and children’s games and activities. Joe and Buffy will make an appearance during the event and the funds raised will benefit the Wings of Hope Family Crisis Services. 2. How did you guys come up with the idea of Chicken Wings of Hope? The idea of having an event called the “Chicken Wings of Hope” came from a Cushing Middle School student. He was inspired by our Prevention Specialist/Advocate who works at several schools in Payne County and the surrounding counties. She teaches the students ways to build healthy relationships. 3. How is this event raising money? Food and drinks will be on sale, as well as Wings of Hope tee shirts and souvenirs. There will also be a chicken wing cook off. People interested in entering their wings can do so by paying an entry fee of $50. Applications can be found on our website, www.
wingsofhopeok.com, or on our Facebook page. Cooks may prepare the wings at home or at the park. The wings must be ready by 11 a.m. Judges will sample the wings from 11am to 1:30 p.m. The winner will be announced at 2 p.m. John Bartley, our mayor, will be one of the judges. 4. What are you most looking forward to? We are looking forward to hearing music by The Bailey Gilbert Band. Bailey is a young lady who recently graduated from Stillwater High School. She has great musical talent
and has been a supporter of our agency for several years. We are also looking forward to hearing the band, “Inspired.” Their music is a mixture of gospel, jazz and funk. In addition, DJ Scot will play the latest hits and keep things lively during breaks.
a nine-month academic year. Creating an effective program to significantly reduce this number will cost our University its resources, but the expenses are well justified to stop hundreds of women and many men from facing sexual violence at OSU and to help those that do. In the meantime, students who are interested in helping can always work with our group, One is too many: OSU Alliance, to bring forth these changes. Additionally, students can send a letter/email to the administration stating their support for the changes recommended by SGA, or can join a group like 1 in 4 (there are Men’s and Women’s chapters) and directly educate other students about ending sexual violence. Nadir Nibras Have a Letter to the Editor you want to submit? Email them to news@ ocolly.com.
Dough Pokes set for grand opening By Tim Ahrens Editor-in-Chief
Student Orientation or within the first two weeks of classes. The Bill passed in SGA Senate on April 3 with an overpowering 31-4 vote. Since then, my fellow activists and I have started a coalition of student groups called “One is too many: OSU Alliance” to help the university accommodate the changes asked for by the overwhelming majority of student body representatives. We are currently supported by eight recognized student groups, and we believe we can work together with OSU Administration to create a better campus for women and men. We did our first letter drop at the President’s office on May 2, the day after OSU was announced to be under Federal Investigation for violating Title IX and mishandling sexual violence complaints. Our student body is doing its part to end rape. Now it is time for the administration to do theirs by providing a campus that is safer for students. According to the US Department of Justice, three percent of college women survive sexual violence in
The Strip’s newest craze opened on Friday, but owner Brad Essary is looking to give Stillwater a golden opportunity to see what Dough Pokes is all about this weekend. The doughnut shop, located on 416 S. Washington St., features uniquely flavored doughnuts as well as coffee from local roasters. Dough Pokes is open Monday to Saturday from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. and features
unique doughnut flavors such as maple bacon, chocolate mint and fruity pebbles. Essary said he will be hosting a two-day grand opening for the shop on Friday and Saturday from open to close. Each person who enters the store on either day is entered into an hourly drawing for a free shirt. Food-based deals include 50 percent off all espressobased drinks from 7-10 a.m. on Friday; buy any doughnut and get a free brewed coffee from 11
a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday; and buy any coffee menu item and get one free from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday. Other menu-based offers will occur throughout both days; a travel mug will be given to the first 100 people who show up Friday, and Tim Cowan will provide live music Saturday beginning at 7 p.m. For more information, visit Dough Pokes’ Facebook. firstname.lastname@example.org
5. What should people bring to the event? People should bring their lawn chairs and/or blankets and be prepared to have a wonderful day at the beautiful Couch Park! email@example.com Dough Pokes opened on the Strip on Friday.
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Postal Plaza hosts new exhibits By alyssa gregory Staff Reporter
Nature enthusiasts, art adorers, and historians alike will walk away inspired from the Postal Plaza Museum’s summer exhibitions opening Wednesday featuring local artists Belinda Chlouber and Althea Wright. The artwork encompasses everything from paintings of woods to paintings done directly on wood. The summer exhibit showcases two noticeably different artists who both express themselves through two, also noticeably different, forms of art. Experienced art exhibitionist and serious artist since sophomore year in high school, Belinda Chlouber has been working on “Words and Paint: A Collaboration with Family Writings” for three years. “My mixed media paintings are inspired by my family’s poetry and writings and reflect my long time interest in researching the senses and communication,” Chlouber said. “Through script, thread, and paint, I strive to reweave the past and demonstrate its current, otherwise unseen persistence in the present. By collaborating with, and truly, deeply understanding the past, we
influence and guide our future, both intentionally and unconsciously. This unseen, but ubiquitous collaboration inspires me the most as an artist.” For Althea Wright, member of Stillwater Art Guild, this is her first foray into large formal exhibiting. “I didn’t start painting until I was 61 because of other responsibilities,” Wright said. “My family and job at OSU took most of my time. However, I had always enjoyed creative activities such as sewing, crafts, and interior decoration.” Unlike Chlouber exhibit, Wright’s, “Watercolor Paintings,” doesn’t follow a specific theme. “Most of my art is inspired by the beauty of nature,” Wright said. “I paint mostly from photographs and my painting centers around Christmas. When I first started painting, I created pictures with Christmas themes in order to have a card made from them to send to family and friends.” With 18 pieces of art in her themed exhibit, Chlouber’s favorite is “Whirlpool Stilled.” “It was inspired by one of my mother’s poems ‘Whirlpool Stilled,’” Chlouber said. “To me it is calming but still communicates the busyness and complicated-
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ness of life and how we can master living in a complex complicated world.” In this intricate world, Wright believes picking a favorite piece of artwork is better left to others. “I really don’t have a favorite painting,” Wright said. “I enjoy hearing the comments of others about which paintings they like and why they do.” Knowing when a piece of art is finished is more a personal decision than collaboration. “The artwork feels finished when it is completely divorced from me, like it has its own life,” Chlouber said. The exhibits will run through the summer and admission is free. Postal Plaza is open Monday through Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m., and open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays. It is closed on Sundays and holidays. firstname.lastname@example.org Postal Plaza Museum Hours: 11 a.m.-6 p.m., MondayWednesday and Friday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; closed Sundays and holidays
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Career Services is located on the third floor of the OSU Student Union
‘From admission to position’
By lindsay gabler Staff Reporter
An office dedicated to student success, Oklahoma State University’s Career Services Office has resources from free resume paper and thank you cards to resume and career consultation. Career Services does everything in its ability to help students professionally. This office is committed to helping students find either a part-time job while attending OSU, an internship in the summer, or full-time employment after graduation. Dr. Pam Ehlers, director of OSU Career Services, spoke on behalf of Career Services saying that resume consultation and career consultation is the most used services in the office. “We’re here if students are looking for any kind of a job. We’re here for student employment, basically internships, summer employment, part-time while they’re going to school, work study, and then, of course, full-time after graduation,” Ehlers said. Another popular resource of the Career Services office is the free resume paper and thank you cards. Currently enrolled students are able to pick up 10 sheets of resume paper per day with the choice of three different
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colors with or without five matching envelopes. Thank you cards are also available in packs of four per day with the choice of orange or white embossed. As Ehlers stated, Career Services helps students from admission to position. “As students come into the OSU community, we are here to help with student employment either oncampus or off-campus. “We have a full-time job developer here in the Stillwater community that helps us to find and post student employment positions so that students will be working while they are going to school,” Ehlers said. Career Services recommend that students work
while they are going through school to stay focused. If students are taking a normal load of classes, the office suggests about 15 to 20 hours per week. Dr. Lee Bird, the vice president for Student Affairs, and Ehlers surveyed their employers and found out that one of the things they most look for is student employment. Ehlers’ favorite thing about working with Career Services are the students. Her life is working with students. She explains the Career Services office as the happy office on campus because students usually come to us
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Daily Horoscope By Nancy Black Tribune Content Agency Today’s Birthday (06/18/14). Your power’s growing this year. Stick to scheduled health routines. Financially there’s plenty of action, especially before mid-July. Then get into wordsmithing, writing and recording. The message travels farther than expected. Issue media releases. Express gratitude. October eclipses open new possibilities with friends and groups. Share your passions. Collaborate, negotiate and play together. Embrace your dear ones. To get the advantage, check the day’s rating: 10 is the easiest day, 0 the most challenging. Aries (March 21-April 19) -- Today is a 6 -- Hold an idealist to the facts... all isn’t as it appears. Provide clarity about the details. There’s abundance and beauty available. Try not to overindulge. Listen to the voice of experience. Taurus (April 20-May 20) -- Today is an 8 -- Set goals high, and have faith in your team’s abilities. Don’t fund a fantasy, though. Don’t get intimidated. True love grows with a challenge. Discipline and luck work together to fulfill a passionate desire. Gemini (May 21-June 20) -- Today is an 8 -- Let your imagination soar, with Mercury and the Sun in your sign. Your powers of expression blossom. Reaffirm a dream, and study related news. A partnership formed now benefits both. Dress for success. Cancer (June 21-July 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Close the books on an old deal and stash any savings. You’ve got love, so you’ve got it all. The attraction’s magnetic. Tell them what you’re committed to. Recognize past accomplishments while forging partnership. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Today is a 9 -- Private time with a partner adds color to a dream. Gather for food and discussion. A clear conscience frees you. Add beauty and comfort with financial discipline. You can have it all. Step into leadership. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Today is an 8 -- Imagine what perfection could look like, and aim for that. Everything’s in place. Ask for help to solve a puzzle. You’re extra charming now. Answers arise in a social arena. Go out with friends. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) -- Today is a 7 -- Take a break and share a dream with another dreamer. You’re lucky in love. The rules seem to change, mid-game. Adapt gracefully. Play that ace you’ve been holding. Rest is essential for success. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Find what you’ve been dreaming of in an unexpected place. Work at home and save travel time. Pay debts. It’s time (rather than money) that your sweetheart needs. You’re the practical, stabilizing influence. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -- Today is a 7 -- Your understanding of a situation grows. Find treasure hidden in the garbage. Keep quiet about a beneficial financial development. You can find the funding for necessary changes. Let people know what you need. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) -- Today is an 8 -- Find the necessary supplies to finish a project, and hunt for the best bargain. Travel looks good, and a visit can rejuvenate an old bond. A tendency for overindulgence could flare up. Practice moderation. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) -- Today is a 7 -- Get in touch with your emotions. Journal your dreams. Consider spiritual questions. Your past work speaks well for you. Provide motivation to your team, and keep up the good work. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) -- Today is a 7 -- Overcome an old fear with divine inspiration. A dream shows the way. Follow a hunch. Friends help you advance. Love provides the foundation to build on. Enlist a partner to handle practical details.
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CAREER: Career services provides many tools to students. From Page 5 for help and assistance on if they don’t have a resume, they aren’t sure if their resume is correct, don’t know how to write a cover letter, or don’t know what they want to major in. “We have a lot of tools in our toolbox that can help them to basically learn these skills because job and career seeking is really a skill that you learn. We help them and usually always find employment or determine that career path, and they’re really appreciative and thankful,” Ehlers explained. Career Services is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. firstname.lastname@example.org
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The Daily O’Collegian was recently named the best college newspaper in the state. The Oklahoma Press Association presented its Better Newspaper Contest Awards during the OPA Annual Convention, June 12-14, 2014, at the Reed Center in Midwest City. The O’Colly won first place in nine of 12 categories, including advertising, sales promotion, in-depth enterprise, editorial comment, news writing, feature writing, sports coverage, photography and community leadership. This is the third year in a row that the O’Colly has won the prestigious Sequoyah Award for best newspaper in its circulation category. “We consider ourselves to be a learning lab for journalism students,” said O’Colly adviser Barbara Allen. “So to win this kind
of huge honor validates what we’re doing in a big way.” OSU now-graduates Sally Asher and Brandon Wilken were the editors-in-chief during the content years, which spanned the calendar year of 2013. Other editors include Kyle Hinchey, Christian Favalora, Bryan Urbach, Maddy Cunningham, Jackie Dobson, KT King, Emily Farris and Murphy Mitchell. Contact Barbara Allen at (405) 744-8369, or at email@example.com.
O’Colly OPA awards First place: Advertising Sales Promotion In-Depth Enterprise Editorial Comment News Writing Feature Writing Sports Coverage Photography Community Leadership Recipient of 2014 Sequoyah Award, Collegiate Division
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