Dr. Linda Leavell, professor emerita of English at OSU, won the Plutarch Award for best biography of 2013 as judged by fellow biographers. Leavell won for her book titled Holding on Upside Down: The Life and Work of Marianne Moore.

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Six Oklahoma State University students have been selected for the National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program, one of the oldest and most prestigious graduate fellowship programs in the United States. 

The fellowship is awarded to individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant achievements in science and engineering research and provides three years of financial support to pursue graduate work.

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The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) awarded Oklahoma State University a $1.5 million grant to implement a multi-disciplinary track for undergraduate research in the life sciences. The grant originated from the 2014 HHMI Competition, the institute’s challenge to research universities to develop effective strategies that will lead to significant and sustained improvement in the persistence in science by all students, including those students who belong to groups underrepresented in science. 

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With all the excitement surrounding a commencement ceremony, most Oklahoma State University graduates might take for granted the customary walk across the stage.

For zoology graduate Mary Beth Davis, the walk on May 10, 2014, was at the forefront of her mind. Davis is paralyzed from the waist down as a result of an auto accident, but with the help of an Ekso bionic suit, she was able to walk across the stage to receive her diploma.

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