Buck the Norm contest winner

Cali Lindsay Volunteer Reporter RSC student David Bockhaus won the $2,000 grand prize in the Back to School contest Tinker Federal Credit Union offers through the “Buck the Norm” program. In a press release, Bockhaus, studying marriage and family therapy, said “I was speechless. All I could say was ‘Oh, my God.’ It came at […]

From left: PTK officers Ian Hughes, Elizabeth Tabak, Allona Cearley, Tammie Sharp and Christian Tabak collect supplies for the Honors in Action art drive to benefit the RSC adopted schools. (Photo courtesy of Seth Patterson)

Christian Tabak Volunteer Reporter –     Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society held an art supply drive for the RSC adopted elementary schools, Telstar and Willow Brook, Nov. 17-20. PTK invited students to contribute to the educational enrichment of the adopted schools by accepting donations of crayons, activity books and coloring books as part […]

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 […]

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By Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief – The RSC Chorus rehearsed for “Star-Spangled Music Day” on Aug. 27 outside the Fine Arts Building.   The chorus will perform a revised version of “The Star-Spangled Banner” with local high school choirs on the 200th anniversary of the song.   Music Professor Tracey Gregg-Boothby said she and the chorus […]

Women's Soccer Vs. Paris

By Alex Roberts Assistant Editor–   RSC men’s and women’s soccer won both of their home games in an exciting fashion, beating Paris Junior College on Sept. 30. Women: The women played a hard, physical game. Within the first 10 minutes, both teams had scored a goal, putting the score line at 1-1. Just after […]

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News

Veterans Luncheon 2014

Rose State celebrates veterans at luncheon

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 […]

Raider Life

From left: PTK officers Ian Hughes, Elizabeth Tabak, Allona Cearley, Tammie Sharp and Christian Tabak collect supplies for the Honors in Action art drive to benefit the RSC adopted schools. (Photo courtesy of Seth Patterson)

Phi Theta Kappa hosts art drive

Christian Tabak Volunteer Reporter –     Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society held an art supply drive for the RSC adopted elementary schools, Telstar and Willow Brook, Nov. 17-20. PTK invited students to contribute to the educational enrichment of the adopted schools by accepting donations of crayons, activity books and coloring books as part […]

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Ninja night an impressive success

Alex Roberts Assistant Editor —   Several RSC students attended Ninja Night hosted by the Drama Club on Nov. 13 in the Fine Arts building and H.B. Atkinson Theatre. Ninja Night consisted of playing Ninja, hacky-sack and watching the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie. Timothy Williford, theatre major and Drama Club president, said the officers came […]

TBI Lecture

Author shares personal experience of traumatic brain injury

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 […]

Features

Buck the Norm contest winner

Student wins $2,000 in drawing

Cali Lindsay Volunteer Reporter RSC student David Bockhaus won the $2,000 grand prize in the Back to School contest Tinker Federal Credit Union offers through the “Buck the Norm” program. In a press release, Bockhaus, studying marriage and family therapy, said “I was speechless. All I could say was ‘Oh, my God.’ It came at […]

Whiffle Ball Tourny

Intramural tournament hits home run

Jessica Phillips, Editor-in-Chief–   More than 50 students and several faculty members participated in the Homerun Whiffle Ball Derby on Oct. 1 in the Wellness Center. Bryce Queri, cyber security major and student senator, said the tournament was a “good way to get students involved with campus activities.” Participants were allowed to swing until they […]

Social Sciences Renovation

Renovation makes Social Sciences welcoming, ADA compliant

Jessica Phillips Editor-in-Chief– The Social Sciences building renovation is projected to be finished Dec. 15, with restrooms that comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, new lighting fixtures and more, said Richard Andrews, director of operational efficiency. The renovation includes new flooring, LED lighting, wall treatments such as paint and texturing, new doors leading into […]

Opinion

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

Honoring veterans is a civilian duty

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 […]

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