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LUCOA Membership Opportunities

In order to help you Reconnect to LUCOA, we have assembled an Event Planning Committee for the 2018-2019 school year. They will be helping rejuvenate the LUCOA program by planning and promoting events or programs to our alumni. Continue below to see all of the exciting events coming up!

*Do you have any suggestions or ideas of what you would like to see this year? Contact Jakey Dobbs at or 405-974-2952.


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  • Lunch with a Leader:

    • What We Don't Know Can Hurt: Implicit Bias in the Workplace
    • Guest Speaker: Dr. David Macey, Assistant Vice President for Global & Cultural Competencies
    • November 15
    • Noon to 1pm
    • Heritage Room, NUC
    • First 10 LUCOA members to sign-up will receive free lunch during the LUCO sessions to network and listen to the guest speaker. Email
    • *Additional LUCOA members can attend but are encouraged to bring their own lunch.
  • LUCOA Continued Professional Development Days:

    • Want to know what the LUCO Class 15 participants will be learning this year? Now is your chance! After each LUCO session, LUCOA members will have the opportunity to attend a session over a topic covered during the LUCO session.
    • Self-Development Session
    • Facilitator: Dr. Frank Nelson, retired UCO professor
    • Date: TBD
    • Time: TBD
    • Location: TBD
    • RSVP to the Outlook calendar invite.
  • Various Speakers/Events:

    • We will send out reminders/announcements regarding events held on campus that would be beneficial for LUCOA members' continued professional development.
    • Do you know of an event happening on campus that LUCOA members should attend? Feel free to contact Jakey Dobbs at for the announcement to be sent out.
  • Accountability Partner for LUCO Class 15

    • LUCOA member will be able to sign-up to serve as an Accountability Partner for a LUCO Class 15 participant.
    • Accountability Partners will meet periodically throughout the LUCO program to discuss goals, hold LUCO participants accountable, and provide advice.
    • Email to sign-up.


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  • Upcoming Events

    • October Grub Club:

      • LUCOA members are invited to visit local restaurants to enjoy tasty food and fun conversation.
      • Friday, October 26
      • Ron's Hamburger and Chili: 216 South Santa Fe Avenue Edmond, OK 73003
      • 11:30am to 1pm
      • Lunch is on the individual person.
      • RSVP to the Outlook calendar invite.
    • November Grub Club:

      • LUCOA members are invited to visit local restaurants to enjoy tasty food and fun conversation.
      • Wednesday, November 21
      • Eddie's Bar and Grill: 930 E 2nd St, Edmond, OK 73034
      • 11:30am to 1pm
      • Lunch is on the individual person.
      • RSVP to the Outlook calendar invite.
    • LUCOA Holiday Party:

      • Details coming soon!
  • Previous Events

    • September Grub Club

      • September 26, 2018
      • Interurban- Edmond 1301 E Danforth Rd, Edmond, OK 73034
    • Leadership UCO Kick-Off Reception

      • LUCOA members came together to celebrate Leadership UCO Class 15 on September 13, 2018
    • Reconnect to LUCOA Reception

      • LUCOA members attended the Reconnect to LUCOA Reception to kick-off the year on August 10, 2018!


Service Opportunities

UCO provides benefited employees with paid time off to volunteer for external community service. Employees may take the equivalent of up to two regularly scheduled workdays (up to a maximum of sixteen (16) hours) per fiscal year for community activities. The hours must be requested in advance and approved by the immediate supervisor, and appropriately recorded with the VSLC.

Below you will find some service opportunities that are through various UCO offices. We look forward to having LUCOA members volunteer together at these important events! More correspondence will be sent out to have volunteers sign-up.

  • Upcoming Service Opportuntities:

    • President's Club Childrens' Christmas Party:

      • (PCCCP) is held each holiday season. Close to 300 Edmond area elementary school children are invited to UCO's campus to celebrate the holidays, make crafts, play games and most importantly, get a gift from Santa!
      • Date: November 29, 2018
      • Time: Noon to 2pm
      • You can sponsor a child by signing-up with another LUCOA member to purchase a gift and then you get to spend the afternoon with them doing the activities listed above. 
      • Click here to apply. Applications close at noon on October 29th. Visit their website for more details.
    • Martin Luther King Day of Service:

      • January 21, 2019
      • More details coming soon!
    • Big Event:

      • April 7, 2019
      • More details coming soon!
    • OKC Memorial Marathon:

      • April 28, 2019
      • More details coming soon!
    • Big Pink:

      • More details coming soon!
    • Endeavor Games

      • June 6-9, 2019
      • More details coming soon!
  • Previous Service Opportunities:

    • Little Event



Family Friendly Events