What's Happening

Feb. 6 - Feb. 13


Brown Bag Lecture Series program, The Underground Railroad, Ohio, Longtown!

The Rhodes State College Diversity, Action, Training and Experience (DATE) Committee proudly presents The Underground Railroad, Ohio, Longtown!

In commemoration of Black History Month, DATE welcomes Connor Keiser, a 22-year-old lifelong resident and descendent of Longtown, Ohio founder James Clemens, a freed slave from Virginia.

Come hear Keiser as he shares his passion for Longtown and the role it continues to play in Ohio history. His subject is a place noteworthy for its early (1818) ‘embrace of freedom for all’, racial integration and harmony –right here in Western Ohio.

This Brown Bag Lecture Series program will take place on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Life and Physical Sciences Building in Room 170.

Brown Bag Lecture Series program, featuring Reverend Joel L. King, Jr., cousin of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Join the Rhodes State College Diversity, Action, Training and Experience (DATE) Committee for the February 18 Brown Bag Lecture Series program, featuring Reverend Joel L. King, Jr., cousin of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Reverend King will be providing the audience with “up close and personal” accounts of the Civil Rights Movement and its impact on the late civil rights legend and those closest to him.

This Brown Bag Lecture Series program will take place from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on the Rhodes State College Campus in the Life and Physical Sciences Building, Room 165. You are invited to attend!


CAB meets on Wednesdays at 12:40 p.m. and the Due Drop In (There is always something to prep or promote on campus so "Due Drop In" and help!) or sub committee meetings are on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30 p.m in GA 066. All students are welcome to join CAB. The leadership experience with CAB is a great opportunity for everyone - Don't miss out with meeting new friends and learning great skills.

Cinema in the Cellar: Ant Man

Cinema in the Cellar: Ant Man

10 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:40 p.m., and 5 p.m., Thur., Feb. 11, 2016, Galvin Game Room

A con artist named Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) gets a shot at redemption when his mentor (Michael Douglas) asks him to protect a superpowered suit. Donning the stunning technology, which shrinks him down to minuscule size, he fights off villains seeking to steal the invention, and organizes a heist that could save the world. Peyton Reed directs this high-octane superhero flick.

Free movie and free popcorn.

Ant-Man Official Teaser Trailer #1 (2015) - Paul Rudd Marvel Movie HD

Gamer's Guild Meeting

"The Gamer's Guild meets every Friday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. in 246 Galvin Hall.

We run several events throughout the year and we have Card Games, Board games, Anime and Video Games. There many different people in our group that like to discuss any kind of game or cartoon - Join the Fun with the Gamer's Guild. Hope to see you there!"

Creative Writing Club update

Submit your writing (poetry, prose, and visual arts) to trainofthoughtlima@gmail.com. Deadline for Spring 2016 Issue is April 8.

Direct questions to Faculty Advisor, Jacob King at king.j@rhodesstate.edu.

Rhodes State Exercise Science on Campus Fitness Class

This class is designed with YOU in mind.

Flexibility - Functional Movement - Core Strengthening - Muscular Endurance

Feb. 8 Lower Body Cook Hall Gym 12:30-1:00 pm

Feb. 9 Cross Training Tech Lab PTA Lab 3:00-3:30 pm

Feb. 10 Cross Training Cook Hall Gym 12:30-1:00 pm

Feb. 11 Upper Body Tech Lab PTA lab 3:00-3:30 pm

Newman Student Outreach meetings

Newman Student Outreach meetings will be held in 318 GA on Wednesdays at 12:30. If any student is interested in joining stop by the room.

Business Club

The Business Club will be meeting Tuesdays, in GA 135 at 2:00 p.m.

Bible Club Meetings for Spring 2016

The Bible Club will meet in Galvin Hall 135 on Thursdays from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Voter Registration Drive

VOTE! #WeHaveThePower

Millennials have just surpassed baby boomers as the largest segment of the voting population, and we have the chance to make a major impact in this election! But, we have to actually vote.

So, how do you get registered? At a campus-wide Voter Registration Drive, of course!

When: February 9, 10, and 11; 10am-2pm

Where: Galvin Hall, Reed Hall, and Life and Sciences Building

Registering to vote takes five minutes or less, and is the easiest thing you can do to make a difference in your world.

**If you would like to volunteer to help register voters, please contact April Nester at nester.53@buckeyemail.osu.edu. Volunteers will receive training, develop valuable and unique skills, and gain a nice addition to their resumes!**

Post your meetings and events in the What's Happening

Would you like your student organization's information posted in the What's Happening email?

Send your information in a print ready format to Amy at livchak.2@osu.edu or livchak.a@rhodesstate.edu

Tip - Answer these questions in your announcement.

Who? What? Where? When? Why? and How?

Jpeg files work well

The information should be submitted electronically by Wednesday for the following week's edition.

Campus Activities Board Calendar of Events -- Mark your calendars

Here is a quick rundown of event Spring Semester 2016


  • February 11: ANT-MAN
  • February 29: LEAP YEAR
  • March 8: SUFFRAGETTE
  • April 14: SISTERS

Community Service!

Blood Drives

  • April 12
  • April 13


1/2 Way There Celebration! March 1

Think "Safe" Spring Break: Date: March 9 in collaboration with the Healthy Buckeyes Club

Make your own Omelets and the Annual Easter Egg Hunt: March 25

Murder Mystery: TBD

Student Organization Appreciation Day: April 8,

Spring Fest: TBD

Student Organization Officer Transition Week: April 4-8

*All dates and events are subject to change.