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OU Names Department of Mathematics in Honor of Transformational Gift

The University of Oklahoma will receive an extraordinary estate gift from longtime supporters David and Judi Proctor that will ensure OU’s excellence continues to be affordable, attainable and accessible for students from all backgrounds. The Proctors’ gift includes a $7 million irrevocable contribution to the Department of Mathematics in the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences. In appreciation of this gift and its potential to transform STEM education university-wide, the OU Board of Regents has approved the naming of the department to the David and Judi Proctor Department of Mathematics.

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OU Dodge Family Dedidcation
Historic Announcement

OU has announced a historic gift that will transform the future of the OU College of Arts and Sciences.

Donated from the family of renowned educator and scientist Homer L. Dodge, a former OU faculty member, department chair and dean, the donation is allocated equally between OU’s College of Arts and Sciences and its Homer L. Dodge Department of Physics and Astronomy – predominantly benefiting student scholarships and research fellowships.
In appreciation of this gift, the OU Board of Regents approved the renaming of the college to the Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences.

College Strategic Plan Draft
College Strategic Plan Draft Update

The University of Oklahoma Dodge Family College of Arts and Sciences embarked on a strategic planning process over a year ago. Based on the initial input we received from a broad range of stakeholders in our college community, we drew from your ideas to draft a plan that represents a set of pathways to excellence for our college. We are now excited to be at a stage in the process to share this draft with you for review. Completed in May 2022, our draft is available now on our college website.

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College Areas:
Humanities, Natural Sciences,
Social Sciences, Professional Programs

48%

of OU full-time
instructional faculty
are in the
Dodge Family College

10,000

More than 10,000 students
are in the college:
8,000 Undergraduates
2,000 Graduate Students

100,000

More than
100,000
graduates,
all-time

When I came to a conference at OU, I was shown the promise of not just a family, but a home here in Norman. Coming from a place where my parents have a total of 13 siblings, I know what it means to come from a big family, and that is exactly what this college is. I know that when I reflect on my OU experience years from now, I will always have immense gratitude for the privilege of having such impactful opportunities these last four years.

– Devin Brown, Senior
Planned Programs 

Devin Brown

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