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15th Street News adds QR codes

By: Narges Taghavi, feature editor Smart phone carriers will be happy to know that the 15th Street News will be including QR (quick response) codes in each issue, so we can share with readers links to polls and other information. QR scanners are popping up everywhere from magazines to the tables of fast food chains. […]

New students in the know: Raider Rush

by: Chelsea Ratterman, assistant editor With the school year getting ready to begin, new students will be introduced to the campus for the first time. In order to help familiarize them with the campus and student life a Student/Family Orientation Session, or “Raider Rush,” is to be held from 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Friday, August 19, […]

Extended hours for fall enrollment

As in the past, Rose State College will extend hours of operation for the two weeks prior to and the first two weeks of the 2011 Fall Session.  This will provide extended service hours during the busiest time of enrollment and during the “drop and add” period. Monday, August 8, 2011 through Friday, September 2, 2011 […]

Rose State Honors Program

by: Chelsea Ratterman, assistant editor Located in the Fine Arts building is the new office for the Honors Program offered on campus. Students who display motivation and a desire for enriched curriculum can apply for the Program. Requirements are: High school cumulative GPA 3.5 or higher on 4.0 scale ACT of 27 or higher, SAT of […]

Rose State College kicks off the semester

by: Logan Pierce, editor-in-chief  A rainbow was seen over the campus as RSC faculty and staff attended a semester commencement breakfast on Wednesday. To add to the cheerful atmosphere, Dr. Britton presented awards to more than 30 RSC faculty and staff, who had each reached personal milestones in their RSC service. Acknowledging the good omen, Dr. […]

Learning Resource Center

By: Chelsea Ratterman, assistant editor The Learning Resource Center is a valuable asset on campus. Faculty and students utilize the various services of the LRC to enhance teaching and learning experiences. Everything from the library to video viewing services is contained within the building on the east end of the campus. The LRC issues a […]

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Rose blooms from the ashes

Smoke Free Campus

By: Logan Pierce,editor-in-chief During the 2010 fall semester it was announced that RSC would be tobacco free as of August 1st, 2011. Chris Leland, director of the health and wellness center, emphasized that the campus will be tobacco free; not merely smoke free. “Any tobacco or simulated tobacco product is not allowed,” Leland said. Signs posted […]