What began as admiration for a friend’s skill as a painter has turned into a passion for Dr. John Bruce, professor of language and literature at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
Bruce had the opportunity to spend time with painter Cruz McDaniels, of Anadarko, in his studio.
“I don’t want to say he taught me, but I watched him,” Bruce said. “I picked up some techniques and it definitely set something in motion.”
Five years later, several of Bruce’s own paintings are on display in a show titled Conspicuous Caffeination at Gray Owl Coffee through June 30.
More than 185 students at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or greater during the spring 2014 trimester and were named to the university’s honor rolls, the USAO registrar has announced.
Nothing goes together like a hot Oklahoma summer and time spent at the lake or a pool. Parents can gain an added sense of comfort knowing that their children have learned the basics of water safety and swimming proficiency from an experienced professional.
Dr. Joseph Glatthaar is scheduled to deliver the keynote address for the third Summer History Symposium beginning at 7:30 p.m. June 24 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at the University of Science and Arts.
Student researchers from the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma met with members of Chickasha’s city government recently to present findings that could inform future policies.