Tornado precautions gone wrong

Casey Hunter Student Reporter– After tornado sirens and heavy rain, a frantic group of journalists were more than ready to give up after an evening of editing and weather stress on May 6. The newspaper staff got more than they bargained for after we were told to relocate from the Learning Resources center to Student […]

An Affair of the Heart is ‘Pinterest live’ in Oklahoma City

Casey Hunter Student Reporter —   Celebrating its 30th anniversary, An Affair of the Heart, an artistry event native to Oklahoma was held Feb. 6-8 at the Oklahoma City State Fair Park. An Affair of the Heart is a family event that has lots of things for everyone to enjoy, said Steve Harris, director of […]

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 […]

Workshop gives tips to prevent suicide

Rachel George Volunteer Reporter–   Dr. Joanne Stafford, director of student services and student outreach, hosted a workshop on all things suicide prevention on Sept. 11. The workshop was to raise awareness about suicide in today’s population, especially in the younger generations. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among Oklahoma’s youth. In 2011, […]

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 […]

Former Oklahoma governor speaks at RSC

Governor Keating Speaking at Rose State

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief —   Former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating spoke on campus on Aug. 26 about his experience in leadership during the aftermath of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.   Leading in crisis Keating’s lecture, “Leading in Crisis: The Oklahoma City Bombing,” was sponsored by Friends of […]

RSC Student Senators volunteer at Habitat for Humanity

By Jennifer Byrd Editor-in-Chief   Members of the RSC Student Senate, along with Student Activities staff, volunteered April 25 at a Habitat for Humanity neighborhood in northwest Oklahoma City, laying sod and planting a tree. Every year Student Senate members volunteer for the Habitat for Humanity organization, but students never know where they are going […]

Youths participate in campus Science Fair

Science Fair Winners

By Carina Snow Assistant Editor   RSC’s 2014 Science Fair recognized local elementary school children March 13 for their innovations and understanding of scientific theory and method. More than 80 first- through eighth-graders from several local schools competed in the fair. The overall winner was Choctaw Middle School. Dr. Frances Hendrix, vice president of Academic […]

Women’s issues lecture featured at RSC

Tracy Hope Student Reporter   The Political Science Division and the Women’s Studies Program hosted the lecture “Women as Activists: Changing Oklahoma’s Future” on March 4 in Room 134 of the Social Science Building. Social Sciences Professor Michelle Brockmeier addresses issues related to the quality of life for Oklahoma women during the lecture   Social Sciences […]

Entrepreneurial conference gears toward veterans

Veteran's Conference group photo

Dennis Gosnell Assistant Editor   The keynote speaker for the Nov. 14 Veterans Conference was Adjutant General of Oklahoma, Maj. Gen. Myles L. Deering. The message in Deering’s speech was that military veterans hold the qualities, traits and core values to be able to succeed in the business world whether it is as an employee […]