Founded in 1977, Huntington Learning Center employs a battalion of highly trained tutors who help students succeed both in school and standardized testing. The academic evaluation consists of 3.5 hours of exams performed in a simulated classroom environment. The result of this marathon screening is a comprehensive collection of data that tutors will utilize when designing a custom learning program.
Accompanying the evaluation is a detailed review for the student, family, and on-duty pets.
From beginners to triathletes, YWCA Tulsa provides myriad fitness amenities to men and women alike. Members enjoy unlimited visits to a diverse menu of fitness classes, including yoga, barre, Zumba, and Pilates. Friendly instructors also take their jobs to the water, as students wade through free aquatics class in
a junior Olympic-sized pool. After fitness sessions that include access to fully-equipped cardio and weight rooms, visitors can freshen up in clean and expansive locker rooms. For an additional fee, members can also enjoy CrossFit classes or indulge in an on-site massage. Not to forget the young ones, youth swim lessons, swim teams, and free on-site child care are also available.
Colorful and delicate glass sculptures are on display at Tulsa Glassblowing Studio. These pieces show just what students can create when they learn the art of glass blowing. The studio's youth and adult classes are designed to bring participants up from the novice to the advanced level. Instructors start by teaching the uses of basic tools to create simple forms, from ornaments to paperweights, and later introduce the design concepts and
techniques necessary to create more advanced pieces.
The University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane will enter the grassy amphitheater known as H.A. Chapman Stadium to engage in four quarters of battle against the Bears of the University of Central Arkansas. With Damaris Johnson—who led the nation in all-purpose yardage and most blades of grass trampled in 2009—at wide receiver and kick returns, the Hurricane have been one of the nation's top offenses in recent seasons. This year's squad of pigskin patriots is packed with players from the state of Oklahoma, all joining together to showcase a high-energy style of football loaded with tosses, tackles, touchdowns, and tap-dancing routines.
Under the tutelage of Shannon Studios’ trained professionals, burgeoning musicians master their instrument of choice during 30-minute one-on-one lessons taught inside a quaint house turned child-friendly studio with a dedicated drum room and recording area. The talented Kayle Grieman—lead singer of the electronic-rock band Bruder—leads stick-wielding novices to drumming glory by teaching them how to hold a beat, and vocalist instructor Ashley Shannon molds would-be warblers into veteran crooners. Axman Matthew Shannon draws on his touring experience to show students difficult stage-dive poses and how to shred while technically being asleep. A new addition to the staff, Carissa Murillo teaches four-stringed neophytes how to tuck chins, tune strings, and string bows before tackling difficult musical pieces for violin.
The licensed aestheticians at Skin Care Studio revitalize skin tone and texture with European traditions and cutting-edge technology. The noninvasive microcurrent skin lift stimulates cellular function for firmer, tighter skin around the jowls, under the eyes, and on cheeks resembling draped curtains. The treatment encourages cellular renewal and detoxification for more even-toned, healthy skin.