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Celebration of Excellence

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Join us on campus for Celebration of Excellence 2022!

Featuring keynote speaker Secretary of Science and Innovation Elizabeth Pollard, Celebration of Excellence provides our students, faculty, staff and community the opportunity to teach and learn from each other as well as industry leaders. The day's schedule includes student presentations, faculty research, games in the commons and presentation prizes.

Don't miss out on the networking and learning opportunities!

Abbreviated Schedule:

8:00am – Session 1

Light Breakfast and Coffee – McIntosh Conservatory

Panel Discussion – Honors Catalyst – Adams Recital Hall

Oral Presentation – IRB Training Needs Assessment – Garvey Center GC108

9:00am – Session 2

Panel Discussion – "Canon Trouble: Subversion in Literary Classics" – Adams Recital Hall

Interdisciplinary Poster Session – Business, Behavioral & Social Sciences, Engineering & Computer Science – McIntosh Conservatory

Oral Presentation – “Follow the Money: Financial Analysis of NCAA Division I Athletic Departments” – Judd Theater

10:00am – Session 3

Panel Discussion - Unaware Project – Adams Recital Hall

Natural Sciences Poster Session – McIntosh Conservatory

Oral Presentation – OC’s Loves Cup Team Presentation – Judd Theater

11:00am – Chapel – Baugh Auditorium

Keynote by Elizabeth Hutt Pollard – Oklahoma Secretary of Science and Innovation

12:00pm – Lunch – Lawson Commons

Food and Games

Musical Performances by Tucker Fuller and The Dapper Dudes

1:00pm – Session 4

Faculty Research Updates – Judd Theater

2:00pm – Coffee in McIntosh Conservatory

2:30pm – Session 5

Musical Performance - Women in Classical Music— Selections from Female Composers – Adams Recital Hall


Once you arrive to campus, take the main entrance on Memorial Rd. Then, turn into the parking lot on the right. This event is located in the Garvey Center (building 11), the first building on the right.

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