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University Cutting Humanities Program While Employing Over a Dozen VPs in Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 9:30am 11/3/2019 at 9:30am

Bloated administrations are one of the factors driving the crazy cost of college tuition. This needs to change.

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University cuts humanities program even as it employs over a dozen people ‘with the title of VP or higher’

The University of Tulsa’s trustees recently proposed slashing the school’s humanities department by...

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U. Oklahoma Makes Campus Awards Gender-Neutral After Complaint From One Student

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 9:30am 10/20/2019 at 9:30am

The student who complained identifies as “non-binary.” Now, everything must be different in order to comply with the views of this single person.

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U. Oklahoma Student Govt. Group Votes to Remove Pledge of Allegiance from Agenda

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 10:00am 10/1/2019 at 10:00am

No problem. End all federal funding to the University of Oklahoma. The student government wouldn’t want any of that dirty money anyway, would they?

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OU student gov scraps Pledge of Allegiance, says it’s ‘incompatible’ with US Constitution

A student government group at the University of Oklahoma passed a resolution removing the...

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U. Oklahoma Undergrad Congress Resolution Says Students are ‘Visitors’ on Indigenous Land

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 9:30am 9/15/2019 at 9:30am

Elizabeth Warren would be proud of these students. Is anyone else looking forward to the complete collapse of our higher education system?

The College Fix reports:

U. Oklahoma Undergraduate Congress resolution: Students are ‘visitors’ on indigenous land

The University of Oklahoma Undergraduate Student Congress recently passed a resolution mandating that all Student Government Association...

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University’s LGBT Office Urges Student Allies to ‘Do Better’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 19, 2019 at 10:00am 7/19/2019 at 10:00am

This is happening at the University of Oklahoma. It’s a good reminder that you will never be ‘woke’ enough for the left.

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Oklahoma Governor Signs Bill Banning ‘Free Speech Zones’ From Public Campuses

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 8:00am 5/1/2019 at 8:00am

This is great news. Hopefully, other states will follow suit.

The College Fix reports:

Oklahoma governor signs bill to ban ‘free speech zones’ from public campuses

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt signed legislation Monday that bans “free speech zones” on public college campuses and protects the right of campus community members to “spontaneously and contemporaneously...

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Students Protest as University of Tulsa Slashes Liberal Arts Programs

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 2:00pm 4/23/2019 at 2:00pm

Wait until you see how they are reorganizing these departments. One of the headings is “Humanities and Social Justice.”

The College Fix reports:

University of Tulsa slashes its liberal arts programs, prompting protests, accusations of mismanagement

The University of Tulsa is preparing to undergo a dramatic downsizing of its College of Arts and Sciences,...

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Remembering the Oklahoma City Bombing 23 Years Later

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 1:00pm 4/19/2018 at 1:00pm
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Oklahoma City, OK, changed 23 years ago today when an explosion happened at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building at 9:02AM. It killed 168 people, including 19 children and three unborn children.

Every year, we hold a ceremony at 9AM at the OKC Memorial to remember and mourn those...

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FBI Arrests Four NCAA Basketball Coaches on Charges of Fraud, Corruption

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/26/ncaa-basketball-officials-arrested-on-fraud-and-corruption-charges.html
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 4:00pm 9/26/2017 at 4:00pm
https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/26/ncaa-basketball-officials-arrested-on-fraud-and-corruption-charges.html

Another earthquake has hit the sports world after reports emerged that the FBI has arrested 10 NCAA basketball officials, including four assistant coaches, along with executives at Adidas on charges of fraud and corruption. From ESPN:

“The picture painted by...

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Professor on Campus Life: ‘I would claim my industry created this monster’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 11, 2017 at 1:00pm 8/11/2017 at 1:00pm
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Dr. Everett Piper is the president of Oklahoma Wesleyan University. He is also a fierce critic of the campus snowflake culture dominating college campuses, which we’ve documented countless times.

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Thunder’s Enes Kanter Tweets that Turkish Officials Arrested His Father

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 2, 2017 at 5:30pm 6/2/2017 at 5:30pm
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It appears Turkey will do anything to get its hands on Oklahoma City Thunder’s Enes Kanter, an outspoken critic of Dictator President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

In May, Turkey canceled Kanter’s passport when he landed in Romania, but luckily he made it back to the states. Then the country issued an

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Turkish Officials Issue Arrest Warrant for OKC Thunder Enes Kanter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 2:30pm 5/27/2017 at 2:30pm
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So this fiasco started last summer when OKC Thunder star Enes Kanter voiced...

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OKC Thunder Star Enes Kanter Detained in Romania After Turkey Cancels Passport

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 2:30pm 5/20/2017 at 2:30pm
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OKC Thunder star Enes Kanter has tweeted out that Romanian officials have detained him at the airport after Turkey canceled his passport. Kanter has spoken out against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and voiced support for Fetullah Gulen, the preacher Erdogan has blamed for failed coups. From ESPN:

Kanter, who arrived in...

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Oklahoma City Marks 22nd Anniversary of Murrah Bombing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 8:00pm 4/19/2017 at 8:00pm
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Twenty-two years ago today, at 9:02 AM, a homemade bomb exploded at the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, OK. The bomb killed 168 people, which included 19 children. The attack at the time was the worst terrorist attack on American soil until 9/11.

Every single year, us in Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma State Senator Faces Child Prostitution Charges

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 5:00pm 3/19/2017 at 5:00pm
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GOP Oklahoma State Senator and Oklahoma Trump Campaign Chairman Ralph Shortey faces child prostitution felony charges after police investigated his stay with a 17-year-old boy at a Moore hotel. From News on 6:

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Family Gifts School Custodian Truck to Keep Him at the School

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 2:00pm 3/8/2017 at 2:00pm
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An anonymous family has gifted a truck to Anthony Brown, 22, who works as a custodian at Carnegie Elementary in Tulsa, OK. Someone crashed into his car, totaling it, and escaped on foot, leaving Brown in an insurance mess:

Because he lives 20 miles away from the school, Brown missed two days...

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Some States Want to Raise Gas Tax for First Time in Decades

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 1:00pm 2/21/2017 at 1:00pm

With higher construction costs and low revenue from low pump sales, a few states have considered raising the gasoline tax in an effort to raise funds for infrastructure.

President Donald Trump has promised to put forth $1 trillion to fix infrastructure across the country, but state officials have realized they need to...

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