Splash Bash 2018 July 19 7-9 p.m.
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Student Spotlight: Madison Richard
University of Central Oklahoma sophomore Madison Richard, a political science major from Muskogee, Oklahoma, recently earned recognition as the Gold Medal Award recipient for the John and Eleanor Kirkpatrick Student Leadership and Public Service Awards at the 25th annual Presidential Partners Awards Luncheon on April 19, 2018.
Student Spotlight: Kalen Russell
University of Central Oklahoma senior Kalen Russell, a strategic communications major from Muskogee, Oklahoma, recently earned recognition as one of Campus Compact’s 2018 Newman Civic Fellows.

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The UCO Alumni Association will host the third annual Splash Bash at Andy Alligator's Water and Fun Park in Norman, Okla., from 7-9 p.m. on July 19. Register at www.centralconnection.org/splashbash.
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As part of Edmond’s annual Fourth of July celebration, the UCO Summer Band will perform patriotic works and popular songs during the 68th Libertyfest Concert in the Park at 7:30 p.m. June 28 on the UCO campus, near Buddy’s Cafeteria.


The UCO Summer Band will be joined this year by special guests, the Oklahoma 145th Army Band. The Concert in the Park has been one of the oldest musical traditions on the UCO campus.


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NCUR 2018 Brings Thousands of Students, Faculty to UCO Campus

More than 4,100 students, faculty and administrators representing 435 universities across all 50 U.S. states, Washington, D.C. and 13 other countries converged at the University of Central Oklahoma April 4-7 for the 2018 National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR).

The four-day conference began with pre-conference workshops and continued with four plenary speakers, presentation and display sessions, excursions throughout the Oklahoma City metro and the Academy of Contemporary Music at UCO’s Metro Music Fest.

UCO Announces Lauri Monetti as New Director of Alumni Relations

The University of Central Oklahoma named Lauri Monetti as its new director of alumni relations. Monetti began serving in the position Jan. 2.

Monetti comes to UCO after serving as development director for WovenLife (formerly Easter Seals Oklahoma). She graduated with her Master of Education in adult education from Central in 2008.