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 […]

Java Rose Cafe relocates

By: Emilee Pray Volunteer Writer —     The Java Rose Café was relocated to the cafeteria, on Aug. 18. The area that previously housed the café will be converted into an overflow seating space for students, said Richard Andrews, director of operational efficiency. The purpose of the move is so that when other areas, […]

Bake sale funds retreat

Jessica Phillips Volunteer Reporter   The Baptist Collegiate Ministry is hosting a donation-only bake sale this week to raise funds for their spring break retreat to Glen Eyrie in Colorado.    BCM members Katie VanBuskirk, Amanda Jones, Rebeckah Hadick and Kirsten Isbill baked the goods for the sale. “We’re hoping to raise $700-$800,” Hadick said. […]

PTK feeds the need

Story submitted by Phi Theta Kappa Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two year institutions, challenges its members to live by four hallmarks:  Scholarship, Leadership, Service, and Fellowship.  And our local chapter, Alpha Eta Alpha, is up to the challenge. Last academic year, while researching an annual project, the chapter realized that there were […]

AIA Indian Tacos!

Photos by Jennifer Byrd and Marisa Caban 

Busy campus welcomes spring to Rose State

Chelsea Ratterman Editor in Chief    Student Activities is hosting its Spring Fest event April 9 to 11. The event will kick off with speaker Stan Pearson at 2 p.m. April 9 in the H.B. Atkinson Theatre. Pearson is a di-versity and motivational speaker whose method S.A.L.S.A., or support, act, learn, strive and accept, engages […]

AIA welcomes community members to traditional dance

  Submitted by Alan Neitzel, AIA   The Second Annual Contest Powwow will be held at 2 p.m. April 13 in the Student Center and is open to the campus. Organizers are hoping to replicate the success of last year’s powwow that saw dancers from around the state and actors Eddie and Michael Spears. The […]

Sweet treats and awesome eats for the sweetheart

Skylar Wright  Features Editor  Gift ideas and date choices are always tricky in relationships, and no holiday makes that more obvious than Valentine’s Day. Standbys like jewelry, flowers, chocolates, cards, dinner and a movie will usually do the trick, but if you really want to impress the one you love, give them something a little […]

Global Oklahoma Preview

Global Oklahoma featuring Haiti will occur on October 6 in the campus mall! Check out the video for a preview of foods and entertainment available the day of the event!  

Rose Café morphs into the Java Rose

By: Dennis Gosnell, Assignment Editor Many of you may have noticed that the current Java Rose is distinctly different from the former Rose Café.  The transformation happened over the summer break as Carson’s Catering Services took over the management of the cafeteria and Rose Café. The newly dubbed Java Rose serves Starbucks coffee and associated items […]