Monthly Archives: January 2006

Song/Poem by Lee Agnew

Good Old Town (for Stillwater, OK) A Poem by Lee Agnew (Ted & Jeanne’s son) Listen, have you heard the news Oklahoma’s got the blues Up there in Stillwater town Funny things are going down A University needs land To … Continue reading

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Email received from web visitor

We are hearing back on some of the appraisals that have been done and it seems as if OSU is getting even tighter with proper funding of these properties. One property appraisal is approximately 45% below current Payne County Tax … Continue reading

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Scheduled meetings with OSU

These are all public meetings and you may want to attend. Feb. 2: Faculty Council Forum, Click Hall, Alumni Center 4:00-5:30pm Feb. 6: Stw. Residents’ Forum, Stillwater Public Library 4:00-5:30pm also: Student Forum, Click Hall, Alumni Center 7:00-8:30 Feb. 9: … Continue reading

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Board of Regents Mtg. 1/27/06

The URL below summarizes the meeting. I will also add that, being the 5th anniversary of the OSU Basketball “family” plane crash, Dr. Schmidly presented a memorial to our “10 Not Fogotten”. It was very nice and appreciated. (There was … Continue reading

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As Others see us

Friends, I got this passed to me by friends in the Pacific Northwest. It is from the paper in Eugene, Oregon, where the University of Oregon resides. Corvalis, where Oregon’s OSU is located is right down the road…. even closer … Continue reading

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OU puts OSU to shame

*note: see article link on this site under news/articles, “OU aims to increase endowment to o$1 billion.” I read the article in the Tulsa World regarding Dr. Boren’s meeting with the OU board of regents. Dr. Boren told them he … Continue reading

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ML Chapal said

January 22 Sunday’s Oklahoman page 4 What’s the Legislature planning? SBl066 by Sen. Earl Garrison, D. Muskogee, would prohibit state and local governments from taking people’s private property for private use. The measure indicates a public entity would not have … Continue reading

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Off campus student meeting

Off campus housing students meet Monday, Jan. 23 @ 6pm in the Student Union, fourth floor in the Case Study 2 room.

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The Oklahoma State University System is a multimillion-dollar organization. Recently, it received a gift of $165 million, cash, earmarked for athletics facilities. The OSU Administration is still seeking approval from the Board of Regents for a Master Plan that shows … Continue reading

Posted in Newspapers/Media/Regents | 8 Comments

Before Selling to OSU

Before you sell your property to OSU, you might want to go to the County Administration building at 6th and Duck and ask the County Assessor to print out information regarding the updated, 2006, assessed value of your property. You … Continue reading

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