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Dec. 23, 2014

A Stately Affair in Tulsa kicks off with holiday reception

OSU-Tulsa President Howard Barnett, A Stately Affair Co-Chair Jack Allen and OSU Center for Health Sciences President Kayse Shrum greet guests at the A Stately Affair kick off holiday reception.OSU-Tulsa President Howard Barnett, A Stately Affair Co-Chair Jack Allen and OSU Center for Health Sciences President Kayse Shrum greet guests at the A Stately Affair kick off holiday reception.

Orange pride and support for Oklahoma State University-Tulsa and OSU Center for Health Sciences connected the more than 70 people celebrating the kick off of the 2015 A Stately Affair in Tulsa, OSU in Tulsa’s black-tie biennial fundraiser, at a reception at the Summit Club on Dec. 16.

The reception, decorated with dozens of orange poinsettias, was hosted by A Stately Affair in Tulsa Co-Chairs Jack Allen, chairman of HUB International CFR, and Dave Kollmann, division president for Flintco, OSU-Tulsa President Howard Barnett and OSU Center for Health Sciences President Kayse Shrum.

Attendees had the opportunity to meet with OSU Center for Health Sciences and OSU-Tulsa students. Proceeds from A Stately Affair support student scholarships at the two OSU campuses in Tulsa.

A Stately Affair in Tulsa, set for May 18 at Southern Hills Country Club, will honor the 2015 Icons for OSU in Tulsa: Bryan Close, president of CloseBend, Inc., Peggy Helmerich, philanthropist, Bob Jones, former executive director of the Oklahoma Osteopathic Association, and Bishop Edward J. Slattery of the Catholic Dioceses of Tulsa.

For sponsorship information, visit astatelyaffair.com or contact the OSU Foundation in Tulsa at 918-594-8500.