Sooner Flight Academy School’s Out Day Camps Offer Kids What They Want

Sooner Flight Academy at OU is now offering science and technology-based day camps on days children are out of school.

OU Summer Camp Honored by OK State Regents

The University of Oklahoma Precollegiate Programs was recently honored by the Oklahoma State Regents for their ten-year partnership with The Harris Foundation.

Ninth Annual Aviation Festival to be Held at Max Westheimer Airport

The OU Max Westheimer Airport will hold its ninth Annual Aviation Festival on Saturday, October 17, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Aeronautics Commission OKs $132,000 in Aviation Education Funding for Oklahoma City-area Programs

The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission approved aerospace and aviation education funding for nine deserving programs across the Oklahoma City-metro area.

Sooner Flight Academy Awarded Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission’s Largest Grant

Sooner Flight Academy received an Aerospace and Aviation Education Program grant to help fund the Aviation Science in the Classroom Program project.

Medieval Fair Youth Camp Coming in July

The Medieval Fair Camp, a summer day camp for 3rd – 8th graders, is still accepting enrollments.

Campers Learn Crime Scene Investigation Skills

Thirty-four sixth through ninth graders registered for the first-ever CSI Camp offered by Precollegiate Programs.

Veteran Astronaut Speaks to Campers

Bernard Harris shared this story with 48 students at the ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp held on the University of Oklahoma campus.

Precollegiate Programs Works to Improve STEM Performance

On June 15, U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus announced a plan to strengthen student achievement in science, technology, engineering, and math education (STEM). The plan will see the Department of the Navy double its investment in STEM education initiatives to more than $100 million dollars by 2015.

Precollegiate Programs Offers Aviation Education for Youth

On June 24, OU Aviation juniors Jennifer Scanlon and Robin Torres successfully completed the 2011 Women’s Air Race Classic, flying in the university’s Piper PA-28-161 Warrior aircraft. The pilots finished the cross country race in first place among first-time event flyers.