Roughrider eNews – Sept. 17, 2018

eNews – Monday, Sept. 17, 2018



  • You may still enroll in 2nd 8 week classes.


  • Roughrider Soccer team is now 3-2-1 on the season. They play away Sept. 18 & 23 and will play at home on Tuesday, Sept. 25 @ 4pm. #GoRoughriders!
  • Groundbreaking for the new Freeman Roughrider Fieldhouse Monday, Sept. 24, 1pm, located at the north end of the gym parking lot.

Campus Events

  • Constitution Week is Sept. 17-21. Several events and activities throughout the week include:
    • Monday, Sept. 17, 12:30-1:45pm in Wright Conference Center– General Assembly Candidate Forum
    • Tuesday, Sept. 18, 12:45-1:45pm in McDonald Hall Room #254 – Constitutional Debate “Should Super PAC’s Be Banned?”
    • Wednesday, Sept. 18, 9am-2pm in the Fireside Room – Voter Registration
    • Thursday, Sept. 20, 12:45-1:45pm in Wright Conference Center – Constitutional Debate “Employment and the 1st Amendment”
    • Movie Nights in the Fireside Room at 6pm each night;
      • 9/17 – Amistad
      • 9/18 – Lincoln
      • 9/19 – Free States of Jones
      • 9/20 – Bridge of Spies
    • Community Choir is open to anyone (student or community member). Rehearsals are at 7pm on Monday evenings in Elsie Plaster Room 124. This year’s choir will perform a Christmas Cantata. For more information contact Becky Shaw @ 417.455.5634 or email:
    • Wellness Week is Sept. 24-27. Check out the activities:
      There are many FREE activities as well as giveaways! (printable schedule attached)
    • Dutch Language learning – meets on Tuesdays at 2:30pm in Farber room 156. Each semester the International Program Coordinator, Sarah Horine, offers a free opportunity to learn conversational use of a new language. For more information contact:
    • Rowdy the Roughrider mascot tryouts will be held this week. If you want to tryout email: before Sept. 19.
    • The Agriculture Division will host its annual Veterans Dinner Thursday, Sept. For more information contact the Ag Department at 417.455.5720.
    • Theatre Department presents stage readings of A Father’s Trial, Sept. 29 & 30. Watch for more information next week!
    • Smith & Smith Art Exhibit, Oct 2-19, in the Longwell Museum inside the Elsie Plaster Community Center.

Last Updated on September 17, 2018 by Cindy