Monthly Archives: December 2005

KOSU broadcast

This is a link to one part of a three part OPR feature about the expansion plan. The link may only work today. If anyone knows of archive links for OPR, please post that information as a comment to … Continue reading

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WE ARE STILL FIGHTING the current proposed OSU Master Plan Expansion! At the Board of regents meeting, Dec 2, Dr. Schmidly stated that he would like to meet with us. I know he stated the same thing to those representing … Continue reading

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Letter to Editor – Food for thought

TBP is still somewhat “{angry (edited)}at the relatively incompetent pussy-footing by the folks at OSU; he prefers to proceed with the overwhelming use of force, when you have it.” They need to look to the OSU Foundation and its principle … Continue reading

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Fall Commencement Insulting

Dear Regents: At the meeting last Friday, you heard much opposition to OSU’s new Master Plan. As you know, most of the opposition is directed at the land acquisition for the athletics village. It is that purchase, supported by a … Continue reading

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9/8/05 OSU uses power of eminent

Sept 8, 2005 Oklahoma State University is using its power of eminent domain for the first time to take control of three properties near campus. Three court cases are pending in Payne County District Court to determine how much OSU … Continue reading

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OSU fund raiser idea

I have a great idea for a fund raiser for OSU. Why not have everyone who complains about the whining property owners try this. Sell your home to the University. If you don’t think it is close enough to campus, … Continue reading

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OSU canal plan concerns merchants

Washington Street would become a gateway to OSU off State Highway 51, according to Benham, the university master plan consultants. If businesses on the west side could move back half a block, the Edmon Low Library would be more visible, … Continue reading

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The Oklahoman – Pickens’ Role in OSU Investments

What many people don’t know is the increasing role Pickens is playing in the management of certain financial investments that help support the university. So far, OSU golf has been the largest beneficiary. Holder said it would be ideal if … Continue reading

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Oklahoman ltrs. to the Ed. 12/4 YOUR VIEWS: COLLEGES, SCHOOLS OSU athletic village isn’t needed I’m an Oklahoma State University alum who would love to see the athletic village come to fruition. It would be a boost for the university and for Stillwater’s economy. I’m … Continue reading

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Contact the Governor & State Legislators

It is very important that you express your concerns regarding the expansion plan to the Governor and your state legislators and encourage other Oklahoma residents to do the same. You might explain to out-of-area Oklahomans that by making their objections … Continue reading

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