Author Archives: Sarah Cochran

Q&A with Michelle Turner

What do you do here at OKWU? As the evening receptionist, my primary duties include welcoming patrons, assisting instructors and students with their needs and requests, and general office responsibilities. What do you like most about working at OKWU? One of the things that I enjoy most is the opportunity to work directly with the […]

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March Madness Yields Spring Gladness in AGS

March Madness Yields Spring Gladness in AGS March madness – basketball, basketball, and more basketball – 64 college basketball teams filling the brackets, that whittle down to 32, then sweet 16, elite 8, final 4, and lastly the championship game! At the same time we enjoy March gladness in the beautiful color of tulips and […]

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Q&A with Sean Stedwell

What do you do here OKWU? I primarily work with faculty for online course development and Blackboard support. Because my office is at the Bartlesville campus I also help traditional students and faculty with Blackboard, they can stop by my office and get the support they need. I also antagonize my little sister; she’s a […]

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Staying Mission True

Staying Mission True Last fall, Dr. Piper asked the full-time faculty to read Mission Drift by Peter Greer and Chris Horst (2014), a straightforward study of organizations that have drifted from mission and those that have stayed true, describing the principles behind staying true. The book jacket describes mission drift as “The unspoken crisis facing […]

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Q&A with Karen Carlson

What do you do here OKWU? My job is working with faculty to make sure they have the material they need to teach their courses.  This includes syllabi and the most up-to-date edition of any text.  When new editions are published, then it is time to nag some poor unsuspecting dean to schedule a curriculum […]

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