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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Wasinger dominates opposition with double-digit strikeouts

Alex Roberts Assistant Editor–    Emily Wasinger and the Lady Raiders defeat the Western Oklahoma State College Pioneers 7-4 in a highly competitive game on March 31. (photo by Alex Roberts)   Emily Wasinger threw a complete game; acquiring 10 strikeouts in the Lady Raiders 7-4 win over Western Oklahoma State College in the first […]

Complete College fair guides grads to universities

By Marisa Caban Chief Photographer– Students at the Complete College Fair speaking with various universities about their graduation and transfer plans (Photos By Marisa Caban)     The Phi Theta Kappa international honor society and Rose State College Graduation Services collaborated on March 9-10 for the first ever Complete College fair. The event featured admissions representatives […]