UCO holds thesis contest
EDMOND — The University of Central Oklahoma's Jackson College of Graduate Studies held a second Three Minute Thesis competition. Contestants demonstrated the value of their master's research to a panel of community members in three minutes, using only one presentation slide. Graduate student Brett King won first place and a $1,000 prize for his presentation titled “Perspectives on Adult Education by Field Practitioners: Common and Contradictory Themes.”
Noble museum makes list
NORMAN — The Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History at the University of Oklahoma has been named one of the top 50 most impressive college museums, according to College Values Online. Among both private and public colleges included in the list, OU is the only school in Oklahoma to be selected. The Sam Noble museum was selected based on its more than 10 million objects and specimens in more than 12 collections.
Mid-Del offers food program
The Midwest City-Del City school district will participate in the Summer Food Service Program, which provides free nutritious meals to children 18 and under during the summer vacation. Meals will be provided at Country Estates Elementary School from Tuesday through June 22. Operating days are Monday through Thursday at 1609 Felix in Midwest City. Breakfast is from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Lunch is from noon to 1 p.m. Meals will be provided at Del City Elementary School from Tuesday through June 22. Operating days are Monday through Thursday at 2400 Epperly Drive in Del City. Breakfast is from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Lunch is from noon to 1 p.m.
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