Cowboy Caravans Set for 2014
OSU alumni and fans across Oklahoma and North Texas should mark your calendars for the 2014 Cowboy Caravans beginning May 12 in Enid, Okla. Details will be announced soon and your RSVP is requested as seating is limited. This year's speakers will include OSU coaches and staff, and all attendees will have the opportunity to network with local OSU alumni and raise money for local OSU Alumni Chapters! Live and silent auctions benefiting the local alumni chapters will also be held.
Redesigned OSU Car Tag Now Available
Drivers in Oklahoma will soon be seeing a lot more of America’s brightest orange on our roads. The OSU Alumni Association and the Oklahoma Tax Commission have completed a six-month redesign of the OSU car tag available through the OTC. The new tag is now available for purchase at local tag agencies, and order forms are also available on the websites of the OTC and the Alumni Association.
A Night with OSU Set for Phoenix and New England
The Alumni Association's two Night with OSU events scheduled for this spring will be in Phoenix on April 1 and in Greenwich, Conn. on June 8. Bring your family and enjoy an evening connecting with OSU President Burns Hargis, distinguished OSU leaders, alumni and friends. Appetizers, refreshments and a cash bar will be available. RSVPs are requested online.
Ticket Packages On Sale for Tulsa Bedlam Baseball
Bedlam baseball is coming to Tulsa May 16 and 17 at ONEOK Field downtown. The Tulsa OSU Alumni Chapter's tailgate on Friday, May 16 will open at 5:30 p.m. with a BBQ dinner and beverages. The first pitch is at 7 p.m. Ticket packages including entrance to both the tailgate and the game are available for only $36 to sit behind third base, and for $31 to sit along the left field line. Ticket specials are also available for Saturday's game. Contact the Tulsa Drillers Ticket Office at 918.744.5901 to request the OSU Alumni Package while supplies last!
Spring Ceremony to Recognize Class Ring Recipients
The OSU Alumni Association will present the Official OSU Class Rings to this semester’s eligible recipients at a ceremony on Thursday, May 1 at the ConocoPhillips OSU Alumni Center. The event is open to the public and will begin at 6:30 p.m. in Click Family Alumni Hall. A reception for friends and family featuring light refreshments will immediately follow the ceremony.
April is OSU Alumni Community Service Month
OSU students and alumni are well known for their generosity and dedication to supporting the causes of those in need. This April, the OSU Alumni Association and a number of its chapters across the nation will participate in the second annual OSU Alumni Community Service month aptly named Cowboys for a Cause. Visit orangeconnection.org/cfac to learn more and locate a project near you!
O'Colly Announces Big Changes for Fall 2014
OSU’s student newspaper will now be known as O'Colly. Plans to reduce printing the publication from five to three days a week will become effective fall 2014. These changes were approved by the OSU Student Media Board in order to produce more digital-savvy student journalists, allow for greater flexibility in advertising and continue meeting their audiences where they consume news.
Alumni Association Names 15 Outstanding Seniors
The Outstanding Senior award recognizes seniors who excel through academic achievement; campus and community activities; academic, athletic or extra-curricular honors or awards; scholarships and work ethic during their time at OSU. This year, the OSU Alumni Association has is honoring 15 members of the Class of 2014 with the prestigious award.
OSU Homecoming 2014 Theme Announced
The OSU Alumni Association and Homecoming Executive team have unveiled the theme for OSU Homecoming 2014. This year, “America’s Greatest Homecoming Celebration” is ‘The Experience.’ Homecoming 2014 presented by the OSU Alumni Association is Oct. 17-25 in Stillwater and will conclude with the West Virginia vs. OSU football game on Saturday, Oct. 25.
Member Discounts for Baseball, Softball
Spring is in the air in Stillwater as Cowboy Baseball and Cowgirl Softball take to their respective fields. Alumni Association members are invited to cheer on both teams with discounted tickets to five games this season beginning with the baseball conference opener against TCU on March 28. Visit orangeconnection.org/athleticdiscounts for details and to purchase tickets!
Redesigned OSU Car Tag Unveiled
OSU alumni and fans are known for their affinity for orange. Come January, they'll be able to show that orange pride on their Oklahoma car tags while also supporting OSU students. On Saturday, the OSU Alumni Association unveiled the winning design for the updated OSU car tag in Oklahoma, which will be produced by the Oklahoma Tax Commission. More than 5,900 OSU alumni and fans voted on the four designs, and the winning design captured 41 percent of the vote.
Alumni Association Selects Homecoming 2014 Executives
The OSU Alumni Association and the 2013 Homecoming Executive team have selected the team to lead the 2014 edition of "America's Greatest Homecoming Celebration." The ten students, along with their steering and big committees, will help organize a week's worth of events including the Harvest Carnival, Walkaround and the Sea of Orange Parade.
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