Prep for Learning Resources Center renovation begins

LRC Construction

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief– A fence was installed around the Learning Resources Center on April 29 in preparation for the building’s upcoming renovation. The LRC is still open and functioning, but is not accessible from the south side. The building will close on May 18. (Photos by Jessica Phillips)  

Pegasus and art show unveiled, displaying student, faculty artistic talent

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief The annual Student Art Show and Pegasus, Rose State College’s literary journal, were unveiled on April 23 in the Communication Center lobby.   The art show is showcasing paintings, drawings and photographs and will remain on display until May 13. Pegasus features art, photography, poetry and short stories by students and faculty. […]

Grant gives single parents a SMART start

Marisa Caban Chief Photographer — Rose State College was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Women’s Foundation of Oklahoma, to be used for financial support and programs to encourage graduation for single parents from RSC. According to their website, the Foundation is dedicated to the “economic self-sufficiency of Oklahoma women and girls,” and “builds a […]

Men’s Soccer Tryouts 

Taylor Phillips  Student Reporter — Those interested in joining the men’s soccer team will have the opportunity to tryout April 26. Tryouts will begin at 3 p.m., but those interested should arrive at the soccer fields at 2:45 p.m. Attending players need to RSVP with Trevor Harmon at tharmon@rose.edu, send in an injury liability release […]

Student senate recruiting volunteers for Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon

Alex Roberts Assistant Editor — Student Senate is recruiting volunteers to help runners during the annual Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon on April 26. “By volunteering for this event and working in various venues, you will develop and nurture your leadership, service and team-building skills,” Student Senate President Austin Carroll, said in an email. To volunteer, […]

Students test their knowledge about evolution

Students answering questions about evolution in Mariëlle Hoefnagels workshop on April 15. (Photo by Casey Hunter)

By Casey Hunter Student Reporter —   On April 15 about 70 people gathered in Rose State College lecture hall to put their knowledge concerning the theory of evolution to the test. “Evolution happens no matter what,” said Mariëlle Hoefnagels, professor of biology and microbiology at Oklahoma University and author of the “Introduction to Biology” […]

Math drives more careers than imaginable

Professor of Sociology Tara Hall presents her math and sociology presentation at the Math Drives Careers workshop. (Photo by Marisa Caban)

By Marisa Caban Chief Photographer–   Math Awareness Month was honored on April 14 in the Tinker Terrance Room. Andrea Xeriland, coordinator of the Mathematics Department, hosted the Math Awareness Month talk titled “Math Drives Careers.” Professors of Cybersecurity, Sociology, Music and Meteorology programs spoke about math, how it affects their careers and presented their experiences […]

Community Learning Center launches new teen program

Casey Hunter Student Reporter — RSC Kids College will feature Teen Scene, a new program that targets teenage audiences. The Community Learning Center’s Teen Scene event will “better define the students we serve,” according to the CLC’s booklet. This is the first year the Kids College will be open only to student’s ages 5-11. Teen […]

Leadership class exposes Midwest City to local tastes

Casey Hunter Student Reporter– Each year the Leadership Midwest City class puts together a project that showcases local restaurants and hosts an evening of entertainment for the community. The class “researches and explores needs” in the community, said Lauren Nichols, president of the Leadership class. The event aims to raise money and familiarize the community […]

Hanging out on the campus mall

Hanging Out