Centralities for Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

Wellness Tip

— Take a CPR or First Aid class.

Events Today 

— Timekeeper Training, 8-9 a.m., ADM 101A. Sign up online. Contact Payroll.

— 'Walking the Path of Creativity: A Labyrinth Workshop,' 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Learn more.

— Deadline to enroll in order to receive employee summer tuition waiver. 

Upcoming Events  

— Deadline to submit proposals for the Asian Studies Conference, May 31. View a flier

— Timekeeper Training, 8-9 a.m. June 1, ADM 101A. Sign up online. Contact Payroll.

— OU Medicine Corporate Challenge, June 2-3. Sign up online. Contact Khari Huff.

— Photography Day Camp for High School Students, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 4-8.

— Volunteer at the Endeavor Games, June 7-10. Register online.

— OKA+ ‘Not Your Average Conference,’ June 12. Visit the conference website.

— Deadline to schedule a summer thesis defense, July 13. View thesis packet.

— Deadline to register student organizations, Sept. 7. Learn more

— Read the May issue of Broncho Beat.

— Read the Friends of Chambers Library 2018 Spring Newsletter.


— Submit signage request forms for approval at least two weeks prior to the event date. Email ucomm@uco.edu for details.

— Centralities submissions are automatically added to UCO's master calendar, the Central app and UCONNECT.

— View the newly redesigned Inside Central, the official blog of UCO. Email blog ideas to ucomm@uco.edu.

— The university's Academic Early Referral System (AERS) is now available to faculty. For more information, email Student Success.

— For severe weather information, including a map of shelters on campus, visit the public safety website.

A good garden may have some weeds.
— Thomas Fuller

UCO Student Becomes American Citizen — UCO student Kalina Popova became a U.S. citizen on Wednesday, May 16, at a Naturalization Ceremony in Edmond. Popova, a Strategic Communications senior, is from Bulgaria and moved to Ada, Oklahoma in 2004. Pictured from left are: Denton Scherman, President Don Betz, Popova, Jordan Medaris, Nancy Busby and Sandi Stewart.


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Buddy's Buffet

Buddy’s is offering an all-you-can-eat buffet for $6.99. For a list of food items Buddy’s offers, view a flier.

Dependent Tuition Waiver Deadline, May 25

Employees who wish to transfer their tuition waiver benefits to eligible dependents for the summer 2018 semester must complete the tuition waiver application with eligibility documentation and submit it to TuitionWaiverBenefit@uco.edu by May 25, at least seven days prior to the tuition due date. Late applications may not be considered.

As a reminder, full-time benefit eligible employees who have worked at UCO for at least six consecutive months may receive up to $1,500 per academic year, limited to $750 per semester. The waiver is also available to employees’ legal spouses and children under the age of 26, and employees who transfer their waiver to their legal spouse or dependent child must submit a new application every semester. Eligibility documentation may still be requested and late applications may not be considered.

For more information, contact the Benefits Department at benefits@uco.edu.