The Norman Transcript

Local news

December 13, 2013

University to host fall convocations

NORMAN — Pictures will be taken, caps will be donned, and tears may be shed today and Saturday as University of Oklahoma graduates are recognized at their college convocations.

During the various ceremonies, candidates’ names will be announced, and they will be presented a diploma cover by their college dean.

The schedule of Convocations and Recognition Ceremonies is as follows:

· College of Arts and Sciences convocation: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 6:30 p.m. today at the Lloyd Noble Center, 2900 S. Jenkins Ave. For more information, call Kristi Morgan at 325-2347.

· College of Atmospheric and Geographic Sciences Graduation candidate dinner: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 7 p.m. today at the National Weather Center, 120 David L. Boren Blvd. For more information, call Mary Anne Hempe at 325-3095.

· Aviation Undergraduate Programs: Graduation candidates will be recognized during the Michael F. Price College of Business Convocation. An informal reception for aviation graduates will be hosted following the convocation from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Max Westheimer Airport Aviation Department Hangar, 1700 Lexington St.. For more information, call Shelly Ainsworth at 325-7231.

· Michael F. Price College of Business convocation: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the T. Howard McCasland Field House. A reception will immediately follow in Price Hall. For more information, call Alisa Tillman at 325-8024.

· Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy Graduation convocation: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma Memorial Union in Meacham Auditorium, 900 Asp. Ave. A reception will immediately follow in Beaird Lounge. For more information, call Liz Ehrhardt at 325-4005.

· Jeannie Rainbolt College of Education convocation: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 2 p.m. Saturday at the T. Howard McCasland Field House. A reception will immediately follow in Lissa and Cy Wagner Hall. For more information, call Christine Frank at 325-4844.

· College of Engineering convocation: Graduation candidates will be recognized at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma Memorial Union in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom, 900 Asp Ave. For more information, call Susy Calonkey at 325-1069.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local news
  • N7 Sooners come together to serve Native American youth

    Whitney Wofford has faced some tough competition as a part of the Oklahoma tennis team. However, on Wednesday, Wofford may have taken on her biggest and most rewarding competition yet at the Sooners For N7 event at the Oklahoma football ...

    April 10, 2014 3 Photos

  • Police arrest man connected to homicide

    Norman Police have arrested Abid Sandhu, 37 years old, of Norman, on a complaint of Murder in the First Degree. Formal charges have yet to be filed. At approximately 3:35 a.m. Saturday, the Norman Police Communications Center received a ...

    April 20, 2014

  • Cody’s Run raises $14,000

    Cody Ponder’s positive attitude was infectious even while he struggled with esophageal cancer. He always worked to help others and his giving spirit inspired a 5k race to benefit struggling patients. Last year Cody’s family organized a run ...

    April 20, 2014

  • movieposter Movie about Moore tornado survivors premieres May 16

    MOORE — Exploring ideas of faith and hope, an Oklahoma faith-based documentary on the May 20, 2013, EF-5 Moore tornado is scheduled to premiere at the Moore Warren Theatre May 16....

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Former mayor files for county office

    Local physician and former Norman Mayor Harold Haralson recently filed his candidacy for the Cleveland County Commission District 3 seat....

    April 20, 2014

  • Selling Norman is love at first sight

    Meeting planners who make a site visit to Norman tend to fall in love, convention and hospitality experts said this week. The staff of the Norman Convention and Visitors Bureau are commissioned with the job of promoting tourism and selling ...

    April 20, 2014

  • Green House is a homegrown business

    Nancy Muenzler was a banker in her previous life. That was before the Green House, 1708 SW 24th Street, became her passion....

    April 20, 2014

  • Conan’s martial arts moves downtown

    Conan’s Kickboxing, Karate, Boxing, Jujitsu, MMA Academy is celebrating the grand opening of a new facility right in the heart of downtown Norman at 310 E. Main St. Founded in 1996 by four-time World Kickboxing Champion Scott “Conan” ...

    April 20, 2014

  • Chamber welcomes new members

    The Norman Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all our sales volunteers and welcome our new Chamber members from our recent spring membership drive.  Suzanne McAuley was this year’s membership drive chair....

    April 20, 2014

  • It’s easier than ever to be your own movie producer

    Things have certainly come a long way since 1988, when the first stand-alone audio CD recorders outside of CD manufacturing plants started showing up. At that time, do-it-yourself CDs were the province of the rich and famous, as the ...

    April 20, 2014