Centralities for Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2018

Wellness Tip

— Reach out and ask for help; campus resources are available to students, faculty and staff.

Events Today

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

Upcoming Events

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

— Those Who Can Do: UCO Art and Design Faculty Show, 10 a.m. Aug. 13. Learn more.

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

— Brisch Center for Historical Performance Chamber Music Fundraiser, 3 p.m. Aug. 27. Learn more.

— Community Responding to International Students Program seeks families interested in a friendship program for Central’s international students. Learn more.

— Planning meeting for interprofessional education and interprofessional practice, 3:30 p.m., Aug. 15, room TBD. Contact Linda Sealey, Ph.D. Open to UCO faculty and staff.

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


— 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.

— Read the August issue of Broncho Beat from Human Resources.

One of the hallmarks of social wellness is being inclusive, not exclusive, with our friendship.
― Laurie Buchanan, Ph.D.

Leadership UCO Applications Due Today — Professional Development announces the launch of the revised Leadership UCO (LUCO) program. Full details on the LUCO program may be found online. For more information, email Jakey Dobbs. Applications are due by 5 p.m., today, Aug. 8.


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Oklahoma Teachers Retirement System Pre-Retirement Sessions

The Oklahoma Teachers Retirement System will be conducting pre-retirement planning sessions from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, at Francis Tuttle Technology Center, Rockwell Campus. Subjects will include retirement eligibility, benefit calculations, partial and lump sum benefit options, post retirement employment and more. Register online. Seating is limited.

Edmond Community Chorale Openings

The Edmond Community Chorale is looking for singers to join a collaboration between UCO and the Edmond/OKC community. Rehearsals will be from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Aug. 21 in room 135 in the Music Building. In early December, the group will perform “Gloria” by John Rutter and selections from the “Many Moods of Christmas."

It’s not necessary to be able to read music; experience participating in a choral group is helpful. For more information, email Cia Verschelden or call 405-974-2539.

In the News

UCO student Krystal Wright awarded AAUW Grant