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 […]

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 […]

German art student shares experience, perspective

Andrew Smith Student Reporter–   De’Jean Clement, a Rose State College art student, was born in Oklahoma, but spent most of his early life in Geilenkirchen, Germany, and has a specific view of American culture as someone from the outside. John Clement, De’Jean Clement’s father, was in the Air Force. When De’Jean Clement was 4-years-old, […]

Music fills the air at faculty recital

Marisa Caban Chief Photographer– The RSC music faculty performed in solos and ensembles at the recital on March 26. (Photos By Marisa Caban)   An evening of classical music, presented by Rose State College and music faculty, was held on March 26 in the Hudiburg Chevrolet Center. Solos and ensembles took the form of many […]

Student Senate competes in Ethics Bowl for first time

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief —   Rose State College Student Senate members competed in the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics Two-Year College Ethics Bowl nationals on Feb. 19 in Costa Mesa, California. “We didn’t place last,” team captain David Magar said. Out of seven teams in the division, RSC came in sixth. Each team was […]

Rose State College art professor curates, alumnus showcased in Momentum

Casey Hunter Campus Reporter —  RSC art professor Suzanne Thomas served as emerging curator for Oklahoma City Momentum 2015, the youth-driven art show on exhibit March 6-7. “I have been wanting to do more curating. … I like the idea of organizing the show,” Thomas said. “That helps me have a full respect of art.” […]

Raiders ‘run-rule’ Southwest Christian University twice in two-game series

Alex Roberts Assistant Editor–   The RSC baseball team dominated the second game of a two-game home series against the Southwest Christian University Eagles, winning 8-0 on Feb. 11. After run-ruling the Eagles in the first game on Feb. 10, the Raiders did it again after playing just seven innings. According to the National Junior […]

Martina McBride performs at Rose State College’s Hudiburg Chevrolet Center

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief– Grammy-award winning artist Martina McBride took the stage at the newly renamed RSC Hudiburg Chevrolet Center on Feb. 10.   More than 50 people attended the reception in the lobby of the HCC on Feb. 10. (Photos by Jessica Phillips)   A reception was held before the show where RSC President Jeanie […]

Dean Fisher bids farewell to Rose State College

Marisa Caban Chief Photographer– A retirement party for Dean Fisher, vice president of Student Affairs and Enrollment was held on Jan. 30 at 2:00 p.m. Current and former students shared fond memories of their beloved mentor and wished him the best for the next step in his career. Fisher announced his resignation last semester after […]

Rose State College Performing Arts Theatre becomes Hudiburg Chevrolet Center

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief — The name of the RSC Performing Arts Theatre has been changed to the Hudiburg Chevrolet Center, due to a partnership between the college and the Hudiburg Auto Group. President Jeanie Webb said RSC and Hudiburg have had “such a good relationship over the years.” Hudiburg obtained naming rights of the former […]