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Student Publications

The Scarab

The Scarab anthology of OCU students’ writing and art, includes fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, as well as photography and other art. Published annually by OCU’s chapter of the international English honor society Sigma Tau Delta, The Scarab won the society’s 2003 award for best literary anthology in the nation. All OCU students are invited to submit short fiction, nonfiction, poetry and art to The Scarab, OCU’s annual literary/art magazine. For more information, or to submit, write to

2020 Issue

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Oklahoma City University: The Scarab 2020 - Sigma Tau Delta


Stellar, OKCU’s journal of undergraduate research, provides students an opportunity to publish their research, spanning the disciplines from economics to music history, literature to theology, sciences to social sciences.

Hard copies are available in the Undergraduate Admissions Office or from Dr. Terry Phelps, sponsor, in Walker Center, room 239, telephone 405-208-5236.

Stellar 2020

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Stellar - Undergraduate Research Journal - Oklahoma City University - Volume 14, 2020

Recent Faculty Books

Tracy Floreani, Fifties Ethnicities: The Ethnic Novel and Mass Culture at Midcentury

Abigail Keegan, Depending on the Weather (poems)

Salwa Khoddam (Professor Emerita), Mythopoeic Narnia: Memory, Metaphor, and Metamorphisis in the Chronicles of Narnia

Rob Roensch, The Wildflowers of Baltimore (stories)

Also, be sure to check out books by the faculty mentors of our Red Earth MFA low-residency program!


If you score above a 22 on the ACT/1100 SAT with a 3.0 GPA, you qualify for:

Academic scholarships from $1,700–$8,000 per year

Departmental scholarships from $3,000–$11,000 per year

Learn more about financial aid at OCU

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