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UCO@125 Celebration Year

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Alumnus Inducted  into Oklahoma Accounting Hall of Fame
Randy Ross, CPA, became the 56th inductee of the Oklahoma Accounting Hall of Fame at the annual members meeting of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA) on June 5, 2015.
Ross graduated from Central in 1977 and currently serves as the executive director of the Oklahoma Accountancy Board, mayor of Choctaw and as a UCO Foundation trustee.

His previous awards include the OSCPA's Outstanding CPA in Business, the 2014 Don Rider Award, UCO's Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012 and the 2000 Light on Learning Award from the Choctaw Nicoma Park School Foundation, among others.

The Oklahoma Accounting Hall of Fame grows by one member each year.

To nominate someone for the Alumni spotlight, contact Laura Wolf at lwolf2@uco.edu or (405) 974-3553.
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Featured Events / All Events

LibertyFest 2015 Parade
9 a.m.
See the parade route here. Catch bands, floats, marching groups, antique and classic cars, clowns, Shriners, Round-Up clubs and more in a family-friendly parade that brings in over 50,000 spectators, leaving from the UCO campus at 8:45 a.m.

ParkFest on UCO Campus
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Children are invited to enjoy a giant slide, obstacle course, petting zoo, carnival rides and more on UCO's campus. Free watermelon is available while supplies last.

Grand Finale Fireworks Show
9:30 p.m.
Complete with synchronized music on KUCO (90.1 FM), the fireworks show can be viewed from areas throughout the UCO Campus. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs, as seating will not be provided.

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The Fall Calendar for UCO@125 is in development, with the final two Distinguished Speaker Series events, Homecoming and the end of year gala shaping it up to be a busy few months.

Distinguished Speaker Series presents Jenna Bush Hager & Barbara Bush - September 15
Celebration Gala, featuring induction of new Luminary Society members - October 22
Homecoming 2015: First & Forever Central - October 31 through November 7
Distinguished Speaker Series presents Thomas Friedman - November 10

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Homecoming 2015
"First and Forever Central" will be the 2015 Homecoming theme. Mark your calendars for October 31 through November 7 and stay tuned for more updates as event details are finalized!
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Nominate someone for the Luminary Society today!

With the 125-year celebration for the University of Central Oklahoma comes a new society that honors individuals who brought distinction to, or positively influenced the life of the university through their service and/or contributions.

This visionary group of 125 will be recognized throughout the celebration year and formally inducted into the new Luminary Society for the university. The society will continue to induct new members each year. Eligible nominees can be living or deceased and include alumni; former and current students and employees; or community members and advocates.

To learn more, visit centralconnection.org/luminary.