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OSU-Tulsa News

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Fitness Studio opens Sept. 16 with free exercise and health classes

Fitness StudioThe OSU-Tulsa Wellness Center will begin offering health and exercise classes for faculty, staff and students in the new Fitness Studio beginning Sept. 16.

The Fitness Studio, located across from the Wellness Center in North Hall 117, will offer zumba, yoga and boot camps throughout the week. The studio will also be used to host lunch and learns and mobility clinics.

The room is equipped with dumbbells, bosu balls, aerobic blocks and steps, yoga mats, medicine balls and resistance bands ranging from light to heavy. Visit the Wellness Center website for the schedule.

Entrepreneurship Inspire Bootcamp begins at OSU-Tulsa

Entrepreneurship Inspire Bootcamp

Registration is open for the Entrepreneurs Inspire Bootcamp presented by the Riata Center for Entrepreneurship in the OSU Spears School of Business. The program, which starts Sept. 21 at OSU-Tulsa, is for people who aspire to launch their own business ventures or those in the early stages of start-up.

The four-week hands-on program features interaction with guest entrepreneurs and workshop sessions with industry experts and nationally recognized OSU School of Entrepreneurship faculty members who share key tools, perspectives and approaches that are essential for creating a viable business.

The sessions will take place Sept. 21 and Oct. 5 at OSU-Tulsa and Sept. 28 and Oct. 12 at Oral Roberts University from 8:30 a.m. to noon each Saturday. For more information or to register, call 405-744-7552 or visit the Riata Center’s website.

Veterans and students in military service invited to social set for Sept. 11

Veterans SocialOSU-Tulsa will host the Veterans and Active Military Social on Wednesday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in North Hall 140.

The event honors these students and offers them the opportunity to meet and network with fellow classmates who are veterans or actively serving in military branches. Free refreshments will be provided.

To learn more about the social, contact Angel Ray at 918-594-8119.

Hispanic Student Association offers Qdoba for National Hispanic Heritage Month

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Hispanic Student Association at OSU-Tulsa will offer free food from Qdoba on Sept. 17 at 4 p.m. in the North Hall Lobby.

During the month, the U.S. recognizes contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans and celebrates the group’s heritage and culture. Hispanic Heritage Month runs Sept. 15 through Oct. 15. Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua celebrate their independence on Sept. 15. In addition, Mexico declared independence on Sept. 16, followed by Chile’s independence on Sept. 18 and Belize on Sept. 21.

The Hispanic Student Association promotes awareness of Hispanic culture and fosters the development of social and educational opportunities for Hispanic students at OSU-Tulsa. HSA encourages superior scholarships, promotes leadership opportunities for its members and participates in community activities that enhance the Hispanic tradition.


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