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Page 8 Rust College “Where Tomorrow’s Leaders are Students Today” Where Tomorrow’s Leaders are Students Today Campus NewsBriefs IN CASE OF EMERGENCY… Emergency notifications for students, faculty and staff will be handled by mass email, Channel 19, WURC 88.1 FM, RC-TV 2, and campus loud speakers. If you would like to receive emergency notifications by text message, please submit your cell phone number to Mr. Carllos Lassiter, Dean of Students. The numbers will be used for emergencies ONLY and will not be distributed. Emergency Numbers: Security office: 662-252-8090 Security guard on patrol: 662-216-3429 A Weekly Update of Activities at Rust College Vol. 43, No. 16 March 7, 2014 After Hours Assistance Available Computer technical assistance can be received after 5:00 p.m. in the Leontyne Price Library during library hours by contacting Abdoul Yessoufou at ext. 4102. 2014-2015 • • • • • • Library Hours: Monday—Thursday: 7:45 a.m.-12:00 a.m. Friday: 7:45 a.m.—6:00 p.m. 2014 2014 Parent’s Tax Return 2014 Parent’s W-2 Form 2014 Student’s Tax Return 2014 Student’s W-2 Form 2014 Statement of Social Security 2014 Child Support Statement Students from UNCF-member institutions packed the Sheraton Hotel and Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis for four days of lively workshops and luncheons, including the annual Corporate Luncheon, sponsored this year by FedEx. Ms. Regina Johnson, a sophomore from Memphis, represented the Bearcats as Miss Rust College UNCF. Regina graciously stepped in for Ms. Nicole Matthews, who won the title, but was unable to attend the conference. LAST CHANCE FOR CAP & GOWN PHOTOS!!! TUESDAY, MARCH 18 9:00am-4:00pm High School Visitation Day Rust College Gym 8:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014 Any other student, faculty or staff member who has not yet taken a yearbook photo may do so at this time. Rust College Pre-Alumni Council members: (front L-R) Shumanek Jackson, Regina Johnson, A’Kayla Harris. (back L-R) Kylan Robinson, Cheston Woodland, Anthony Moore. Students were able to speak candidly with financial aid representatives, graduate and professional school recruiters, as well as some job recruiters. The young ladies received a basic self-defense class, taught by instructors with Divas in Defense, a self-defense corporation begun by two brothers who witnessed domestic violence firsthand while growing up. ATTENTION SENIORS! Senior Graduation pictures will be taken: Dr. David L. Beckley, ‘67, President Rust College, along with administrators, alumni, and staff members of Lane College, LeMoyne-Owen College, and Philander Smith College, had the pleasure to serve as a Local Host School for the UNCF 68th National Alumni Council/56th National Pre-Alumni Council Leadership Conference held February 12-16 in Memphis, Tennessee. Rust College was represented musically by the World Renowned A’Cappella Choir, who wowed the audience during the Corporate Luncheon, and by student Rodney Kurirai Matonga, who performed a self-composed Rodney Matonga performed ballad and played guitar at the Opening Reception. for the Opening Reception. Class of 2013 graduate and former Student Government Association president Chase Carr was honored for his nomination by Rust College as an Outstanding Young Alumnus. Dr. David L. Beckley was recognized with other college presidents in attendance, including Dr. Johnnie B. Watson, president of LeMoyne-Owen College, Dr. Beverly Wade Hogan, president of Tougaloo College, and several others. Ms. Regina Johnson (sophomore) represented Rust College during the Miss UNCF Coronation. WIFF HALL LOBBY For more information, contact the Office of Public Relations: 662-252-8000 ext. 4917 Dr. Ishmell H. Edwards, ’71, Vice President for College Relations Ms. Adrienne F. Phillips, Public Relations Specialist Dr. David L. Beckley with Shelby County (Tennessee) Mayor Mark Luttrell The Rust College A’Cappella Choir wowed the audience with their performance during the Corporate Luncheon. Mrs. Pat Brady,. ‘85, with National Alumni Council Representative Joyce Delk. Chase K. Carr, ‘13, Outstanding Young Alumnus Nominee


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