Roughrider eNews – October 14, 2019


  • October 14 – 2nd 8-week classes begin
  • Transfer Fairs – These events are open to all students. Any student considering transferring to continue their education after graduating from Crowder is encouraged to attend a Transfer Fair to learn how they can start planning for a seamless transfer. Events are as follows:
    • Cassville (Tuesday, 10/22: 10 AM – 1 PM)
    • Nevada (Thursday, 10/24: 3 PM – 5 PM)
  • Phi Theta Kappa induction, Sunday, October 20, 2 pm, Wright Conference Center. PTK is an honor society for students earning a 3.5gpa or higher with a full-time schedule. For information about the event contact: Suzanne Prior: or Dr. Peter Broglio: For more information about PTK go to:


  • Soccer team is now 10-4 on the season and ranked #19 in the NJCAA poll, 9-30-2019. Home games: Monday, Oct 14 @ 4 pm. #GoRoughriders
  • Basketball season scrimmages are underway with the regular season beginning Nov. 1 on the road. The home opener is Fri, Oct 8 @ 7 pm in the Roughrider Classic.
  • Baseball fall scrimmages are away
  • Softball fall scrimmages are all away
  • Cornhole Tournament fundraiser for the Softball team, Nov. 9, 2 pm at River Bend Casino. $50 per team with cash prizes, double-elimination format. To register contact:


Campus Events

  • Show Me, Crowder, is Oct 16, 9 am-noon. This event is for high school juniors and seniors, homeschool students and potential college students to tour the campus.
  • Crowder Theatre presents Tombstone, Oct 17-19, 7:30pm nightly, plus 2pm matinee on Saturday, Elsie Plaster Community Center. Tickets are available: General Admission – $8; Senior Citizens & Students – $5; Crowder Students & Staff – $4, Dorm students – Free. For reservations call: 417.455.5458.
  • Employer Panel – Oct 31, Elsie Plaster Auditorium. There are two sessions: 9-10:30 am or 12:45-2 pm. Students will have an opportunity to hear employers speak about the skills needed in their industry. Industry participants include: health care, law enforcement, construction/manufacturing, multi-industry manufacturing, military, and transportation & logistics. For more information contact: or call 417.455.5618.

Last Updated on October 14, 2019 by Steven Brunson