Monday , February 27, 2017

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  • Eleven:59 brings a new sound to 26th annual Battle of the Bands

    Eleven:59 brings a new sound to 26th annual Battle...

    Thursday, Feb. 23 hundreds of ORU students flocked to the Global Learning Center to be entertained by one of ORU’s longest traditions: Battle of the Bands. This was the 26th year B ...

  • Tulsa Central Library Grand Reopening

    Tulsa Central Library Grand Reopening

    After a three-year, 53-million-dollar renovation, the Tulsa Central Library on 5th and Denver officially reopened in October 2016. With new features like a 3D printing lab, recordi ...

  • The Conversant Critic: Seoul Bistro

    The Conversant Critic: Seoul Bistro

    I have always been a fan of Asian food. I grew up eating Chinese food (or the American version at least), and I just recently found enjoyment in sushi and traditional ramen. I neve ...

  • 2017 Battle of the Bands: What to Expect

    2017 Battle of the Bands: What to Expect

    February is finally here. For some people February means a big pile of barbecue wings and an intense game of football. For others, it’s the time to splurge on flowers and chocolate ...

More than just the IT guy

More than just the IT guy

During a routine IT Department staff meeting about an empty desk, Service Desk Specialist Steve Duclos’ mind was somewhere else. God was giving Duclos a vision about the very empt ...

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Business experience with Pioneer Woman

Business experience with Pioneer Woman

ORU student, Graham Ford, had hit a wall in his previous job. He found himself in a situation where he could no longer offer help to his company and the company no longer wanted t ...

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Finding love at ORU:  Keeping the flame alive

Finding love at ORU: Keeping the flame alive

As with most college campuses, ORU presents students with the possibility of finding their future spouse. For many of our faculty and professors, ORU has played a large role in th ...

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‘The Nutcracker’ embodies spirit of holiday season

‘The Nutcracker’ embodies spirit of holiday season

It’s 1920s, Paris. Marie bolts for-ward and peers through the crowd of children, where her godfather, Drosselmeyer presents his finest toy—the beloved Nutcracker. Snow begins to f ...

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International outlook on American holidays

International outlook on American holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. With the recent Prayer Gardens Christmas lighting, Thanksgiving just around the corner and those few can’t wait students already jamming ...

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A literary worldview

A literary worldview

Educators and students of literature gathered on the 21st floor of the Cityplex Towers for the Southwestern Conference on Christianity and Literature (SWCCL) this past week. ORU h ...

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Puppies offer students peace on campus

Puppies offer students peace on campus

Check out more of Caitlin Peach's story here The workload of a college student can feel massive at times. Students cope with the pressures in different ways, some by having a favo ...

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Past professions: Life before the classroom

Past professions: Life before the classroom

A ballerina, a pastor and a grocery store cashier walked into a classroom... ORU professors use their life experience to impart wisdom and relate class content to real world scena ...

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Everyone Has a Story: Can’t. Never could. Never will.

Everyone Has a Story: Can’t. Never could. Never will.

Gloria Davis works long hours in Howard Auditorium on set and costume designs for the ORU theater department. She is 66 years old and has a smile which stretches to her eyes under ...

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Everyone has a Story: Stay the Path, Endure the Process

Everyone has a Story: Stay the Path, Endure the Process

Little Parrish “PJ” Purnell Jr. bounced up and down as he proudly announced to his parents he would be successful when he grew up. He would wear a suit and carry a briefcase headi ...

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