Society feeds zombie hype


 Bryan Mangieri Reporter During Halloween of last year, several reputable news sources reported the Center for Disease Control trained US Marines and Navy special operations forces how to react in case of zombie apocalypse. It was no joke, rather a guise to draw attention to the purpose of the CDC. So said the CDC. This, […]

Raider Reads : Dr. Britton’s poetry book a sober read

Dr. Terry Britton shows off his book of poetry, "Along the Washita." Photo by Josi Weaver

By Bryan Mangieri Reporter   To the delight of the 15th Street News, we introduce the Book of the Month Club.  This edition we bring to light the literature of RSC’s president, Dr. Terry Britton. Britton’s slim volume of poetry, “Along the Washita”, focuses on the life of Oklahomans in the 1940’s and 1950’s, and […]

New nail trends arrive for the New Year

Minx #1, now available at Ulta stores, was designed by minx creators for at home use of their solid nail coating. Photo courtesy of

Skylar Wright Features Editor 2012 saw reverse French manicures with dark tips, instead of the traditional white on the bottom, but for the New Year and beyond, expect French manicures with a new, different twist. The sideways French mani, a vertical split, will be popular as well as pale nails with a striking diagonal tip, […]

The Spectacular Now Sparkles at Sundance

Movie still of Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller in the adaptations of Tim Tharp's book "The Spectacular Now."  Photo courtesy of

Jennifer Byrd News Editor A24 Films, one of the newest and most active distribution companies on the Independent film scene, has acquired the rights to “The Spectacular Now,” the movie based on RSC Professor Tim Tharp’s book. The novel was a Finalist in 2008 for the National Book Award. It was adapted for the silver […]

Chillin’ in style

Model Shows off a wool coat during fashion week.

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By: Narges Taghavi Feature Editor Winter is upon us and it’s time to bring out the sweaters, boots, mittens and coats. But when deciding on a winter wardrobe, see if any of these winter fashion staples are already in your closet. One of the biggest must-haves for those dress days is knit tights. Unlike ordinary […]

Curtains close on the Twilight Saga

Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattiinson  star in the “Breaking Dawn” from Summit Entertainment 
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Chelsea Ratterman Editor In Chief  “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2” is the end of another book to film era. Only a year after the “Harry Potter” books left theatres, Bella and Edward faced their final challenge and depart from the big screen. Picking up where the last movie picked up, Bella Swan has […]

Burns’ visit scares up campus ghosts

Patrick Burns and the crowd of ghost hunters hold an EVP session in Aquatic Center.
Photo By: Josi Weaver

Chelsea Ratterman Editor in Chief Paranormal investigator Patrick Burns, of Tru TV’s “Haunting Evidence,” hosted an on campus ghost hunt the night of Oct. 25. Burns gave a presentation on the basics of ghost hunting, the different terms used for equipment and phenomena, and evidence he has found in his investigations. After the presentation, Burns […]

Hollywood breaks new ground with “Cloud Atlas”

Tom Hanks and Halle Berry star in the adaptation of David Mitchell’s 2004 novel “Cloud Atlas”.  Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Studio

Chelsea Ratterman Editor In Chief Remember when the prediction was Oscar season would bring smarter movies? Perhaps Hollywood has outdone itself this time. “Cloud Atlas” is the most recent ground-breaking film from an industry that hasn’t done a lot of ground-breaking lately. Perhaps it is the deep thought required to understand the meaning of it, […]

Global Oklahoma recap

If you didn’t make it to this year’s “Global Oklahoma” event, have a look at some of the things you missed!   The Mirage Dance Company

Sony’s attempt at unlimited gaming


Dennis Gosnell Assignment Editor Those of you who are avid gamers may know about Sony’s PlayStation Networks, PlayStation Plus. For those gamers who do not know, PlayStation Plus is a PSN paid service. This service gives users the opportunity to receive auto-updates of games, an assortment of free games, select 20 – 80% discounts for […]


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