Author shares personal experience of traumatic brain injury

TBI Lecture

Marisa Caban Chief Photographer–   Students and faculty met to listen to theories and research done on traumatic brain injuries by a marine veteran and also a victim of TBI, C. Mark Riden, on Nov. 13 in the Raider Room. Riden has researched TBI in veterans, National Football League players and college football players to […]

Rose State celebrates veterans at luncheon

Veterans Luncheon 2014

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief RSC honored veterans with a celebration luncheon in the Main Dining Room on Nov. 11 with guest speaker Col. (Ret.) John Bilbury III. “It need not be ever our lot in life that we forget to say thank you,” said Dean Fisher, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, to the […]

Honoring veterans is a civilian duty

Sean Taylor accompanies his grandfather, Bennie Williams to the October 2014 ceremony and Honor Flight. (Photo by Jessica Phillips)

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief —   More than 1.4 million servicemen and women are active duty, and 1.1 million are serving in the National Guard and Reserve forces. According to defense.gov, “The mission of the Department of Defense is to provide the military forces needed to deter war and to protect the security of our country.” Nearly […]

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 […]

Vets luncheon honors service members

Jennifer Byrd Editor in chief Col. Stephen D. Wood, Vice Commander of the 72nd Air Base Wing at Tinker Air Force Base, spoke at the Veterans Day Honor Luncheon on Nov. 12 in the Main Dining Hall at RSC. Wood spoke about the valuable training that RSC provides to military members. “We need trained and […]

Honor Flights offer memorable opportunity

Jennifer Byrd New Editor  Ninety-nine American World War II Veterans flew to Washington D.C. Oct. 24 for the Eleventh Oklahoma Honor Flight.