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 […]

STARBASE partners with Rose State College to encourage education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics

STARBASE Ribbon Cutting

Alex Roberts Assistant Editor —  President Jeanie Webb and the RSC Board of Regents celebrated a new partnership with STARBASE, a Department of Defense Youth Program, with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. Jan. 27 on the second floor of the Community Learning Center. STARBASE is a nationally recognized program that teaches elementary students […]

Community scholars dodge out hunger

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief —  The Community Scholars hosted Dodge Out Hunger, a dodgeball tournament to collect canned goods for the Del City Regional Food Bank, on Oct. 30. The entry fee for teams to participate was 25 cans of food. Games were played 6-on-6, and best 2-of-3 five-minute rounds. The Scholars wanted to help solve […]

Professor lectures over history of L.G.B.T.Q community in OKC

Great Issues Lecture

Cali G. Lindsay Volunteer Reporter — Professor Aaron Bachhofer, Ph.D. gave a lecture on the history of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual and Queer subculture in Oklahoma City from 1945 to present on Oct. 1 at RSC. “This is an exciting time for LGB students,” Bachhofer said. “The political and economic advances are moving at […]

Friday deadline for Golden Apple teaching award

Jackson Parker Volunteer Reporter —       The RSC Golden Apple Teaching Award is given to selected teachers who have made a difference in a student’s life; nominations are due Friday, Sept. 12. To receive this award, teachers must be nominated by a current or former student. Ten teachers are selected annually by a […]

Conference set to inspire women leadership

Jessica Phillips Volunteer Reporter The eighth Annual Women’s Leadership Conference is open to the community and will be from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday, March 28, in the Professional Training and Education Center. The conference is to “help celebrate women’s history month (in March),” Director of Women’s Studies Michelle Brockmeier, said. The Women’s Leadership Initiative […]

Oklahomans go ga-ga for good books

Marisa Caban Photographer The 35th annual Metropolitan Friends of the Library Book Sale took place Feb. 21-22 at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds; people from around Okla. and the nation purchased $1 hardbacks and 50-cent paperbacks of many genres. FOL is a volunteer-run organization that supports the Metropolitan Library System through donations; most of their profits […]

BCM shares food, faith at Noonday

BCM Director Gavin Hart presents a devotional at Noonday on Feb. 19; the club is open to all students, and Noonday is held at noon every Wednesday in the Student Center Raider Room. (Photo by Jessica Phillips)

Jessica Phillips Volunteer Reporter The Baptist Collegiate Ministry club meets from noon–1p.m. Wednesdays for Noonday, a free lunch and devotional in the Student Center Raider Room. At Noonday, a pastor presents a short devotional while students enjoy a free meal provided by the club or sometimes sponsored by a local church. The weekly event is […]

Nursing students help community at MWC Walgreens store

Nursing Students Pose for a picture

Carina Snow News Editor Nursing Science students gave free blood pressure readings at the Walgreens store located at 1601 S. Air Depot Blvd., Midwest City, Okla., on Nov. 12, and will provide the free community service again on Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. RSC Nursing Science Director Rebekah Ray R.N. said […]