Monthly Archives: June 2011

Oklahoma State University Accepting Applications for Veterans’ Entrepreneurial Training Program

STILLWATER, Okla.—(EON: Enhanced Online News)—Oklahoma State University is now accepting applications for its annual Veterans Entrepreneurship Program. This cutting-edge, experiential training program empowers disabled veterans of the U.S. military and equips them with the skills they need to turn their business ideas into workable business models. “I believe we owe it to these veterans who

Oklahoma A+ Schools makes the grade

EDMOND — A national study recently released by the President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities called “Reinvesting in Arts Education: Winning America’s Future Through Creative Schools,” highlights University of Central Oklahoma-based Oklahoma A+ Schools (OKA+) as a model for school reform through arts education. “The body of research supporting the positive impact of

Five Creativity Exercises to Find Your Passion

Want to start a business, but not sure what to pursue? Here’s how to discover what you love. By Lisa Girard, Entrepreneur Magazine Benjamin Disraeli, a 19th century British Prime Minister, once said, “Man is only great when he acts from passion.” For today’s aspiring entrepreneur, exploring avenues of creativity to find your passion is likely the

The Creative State of Oklahoma

BY KAREN MITCHELL, MetroFamily Magazine In his 2011 State of the City address, Mayor Mick Cornett said, “The quality of the arts in our community exceeds our visitors’ expectations time after time. And the people that move here, not knowing what to expect from our arts community, tell me over and over again, that they