Centralities for Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Wellness Tip

— Going regularly on a brisk walk may help prevent or manage various conditions, including heart disease, high blood pressure and Type 2 diabetes.

Events Today

— World Cup live broadcast, The Max Room, Chambers Library fourth floor. 

Upcoming Events

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

— Point Factor Method of Job Evaluation information session, 9-10 a.m. July 16, ADM 101A.

— Strength, Speed and Agility Camp for ages 8-15, 8:30-10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays July 16-27. Register online. Contact Johnny Watley.

— Point Factor Method of Job Evaluation information session, 2-3 p.m. July 17, HES Virginia Lamb Living Room.

— Splash Bash, 7-9 p.m. July 19, Andy Alligator’s Water Park, 3300 Market Place, Norman. Purchase passesView a flier. Contact Jamie Hadwin.

— Deadline for local religious/spiritual organizations to register for the Interfaith Fair, Aug. 3. 

— Leadership UCO Applications due, 5 p.m. Aug. 8. Contact Jakey Dobbs.

— Residence hall move-in day, Aug. 11. Sign up to volunteer.

— Interfaith Fair, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 23, Broncho Lake. Learn more.

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

— Read the July issue of Broncho Beat.


— 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.

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap,
but by the seeds you plant.

— Robert Louis Stevenson

Broncho Travels — UCO professor Michelle Robertson, pictured right, recently attended the American Library Association Annual Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans. She is with the 14th Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, a position appointed by the U.S. president. The conference included many high-profile personalities including former First Lady Michelle Obama, actors Viola Davis and Sally Field, biographer Doris Kearns Goodwin and musician Trombone Shorty. Robertson is a faculty member in the Library Media Education Program.


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CRISP Seeking Families for International Students

UCO's Community Responding to International Students (CRISP) program is seeking families interested in a friendship program for Central’s international students. The program pairs an international student with an American family who will then spend time exchanging cultures through monthly planned activities or personal events. It is not a home-stay program. Learn more online.

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