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OSU-Tulsa News

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2010

OSU-Tulsa joining alliance to promote engineering graduates

Helmerich Research CenterSix of Tulsa’s leading educational institutions will announce a unique partnership Friday at 9:30 a.m. in the Helmerich Research Center. OSU-Tulsa students, faculty and staff are encouraged to attend.

The Tulsa Alliance for Engineering will include OSU-Tulsa, OU-Tulsa, Oral Roberts University, the University of Tulsa, Tulsa Community College and Tulsa Technology Center.

The alliance will address the growing demand for engineering professionals and offer the seamless career pathway needed to educate and retain engineering talent in Tulsa.

OSU-CHS to dedicate new research building

OSU-CHSOSU’s Center for Health Sciences will dedicate the new biomedical and forensics research building on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. The event will begin in Founders Hall, followed by tours of the new facility.

The Forensic Sciences and Biomedical Research Building will be a shared facility between OSU-CHS and the City of Tulsa. The 160,000-square-foot facility will provide research and clinical labs, classrooms and offices for future research professionals and members of the Tulsa Police Department.

OSU-Tulsa to host National Survivors of Suicide Day Conference

National Survivors of Suicide DayThousands impacted by the loss of a loved from suicide will gather around the world for the 12th annual National Survivors of Suicide Day on Saturday. OSU-Tulsa will host one of more than 275 simultaneous conferences at 10 a.m. in the Conference Center.

Following a 90-minute broadcast shown at each conference, participants will share their experiences, offer emotional support and learn about resources for healing after the loss of a loved one to suicide.

The conference, which is presented by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, is free and open to the public. To learn more, visit www.afsp.org.

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Be YourselfOSU-Tulsa provides endless opportunities to discover new interests and turn your passions into a successful career. Plus, a quality education means more opportunities. National salary reports indicate that the starting and mid-career salaries of graduates from a comprehensive university, like OSU, are thousands of dollars more than for graduates of regional universities. OSU-Tulsa gives you the advantages of a Big 12 university with the location, environment and flexible schedules that let you be yourself.

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