Two University of Oklahoma coaches will receive the Lee Allan Smith Spirit of Oklahoma Award at the Oklahoma Christian Associates Gala Thursday. Sherri Coale, the head women’s basketball coach at OU, and Jan Ross, an assistant coach for the Sooners, will be the first OC alumni to receive the award.
Oklahoma Christian University ranks among the top 40 regional universities in the western United States and is an “A+ School for B Students,” according to U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2015” guidebook.
Oklahoma Christian University students have a new way to build their “life resume” this fall. Ethos, OC’s new spiritual life program, provides multiple ways for students to grow in faith, serve others and worship God.
Oklahoma Christian University’s Thrive campaign continues to pay big dividends with another seven-figure financial commitment to OC. Food service provider U Dining has given $1 million toward the university’s “Campus Café Reboot.”
Benton and Paula Baugh gave Oklahoma Christian $1 million to serve as Thrive! startup capital for the newly reorganized College of Engineering and Computer Science. Last year, the Baughs gave $1.7 million to endow a preaching chair in OC’s College of Biblical Studies.