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The Smith Garner House provides a new space for HISA to meet.

IHOP into Smith Garner House

Lance Brownfield, Editor-in-Chief, The Oracle CEApril 11, 2021

The international students of Henderson have just finished the move from their affectionately titled IHOP (International House of People) building. The Smith Garner House which is shared by the Comics...

The Pumpkin Patch mural at Magic Springs was created by the Kappa Pi International Art Honor Society.

The art of Kappa Pi

KaBryn Grayson, Managing EditorOctober 28, 2020

College is the place to find and nurture your interests. Clubs provide a space to hone your skills surrounded by like minded individuals. Henderson’s art club,the Kappa Pi art honor society is no different. On...

Christina Murphy

Delta Sigma Theta welcomes new line

KaBryn Grayson, Managing EditorOctober 27, 2020

College is a time for students to cultivate their interests. Whether it be Chemistry club, Pom squad or Greek Life there seems to be something for everyone Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc is a historically...

The sorority Zeta Phi Beta displays a rolling board of information to enlighten students and faculty of breast cancer statistics and risk factors.

Zeta Phi Beta combats breast cancer

Kelly Stiles, Editor In Chief, The OracleOctober 22, 2020

In a time full of uncertainty, a group of young women remains focused on making a positive impact. HSU sorority Zeta Phi Beta uses the platform of Breast Cancer Awareness Month to spread potentially life-saving...

Meet the Greeks

Meet the Greeks

Katlin Williams, Contributing ReporterMarch 5, 2020

Meet the Greeks is an amazing way to get to know different sororities and fraternities all in one place. For the Spring semester of 2020, Meet the Greeks took place in the Garrison grand ballroom on Feb....

AKA Lemonade Stand

AKA Lemonade Stand

Phoebe DarleyMarch 5, 2020

Greek Life is an important part of the Heart of Henderson State University. Fundraising is an important aspect of Greek life. It allows the different organizations to continue to thrive and exist  on...

Trap V Soul

Cle’Varus Oney, Copy EditorFebruary 22, 2020

     On Thursday, Feb. 6, many of our Reddies showed off their vocals at the Motown VS Quality Control Karaoke Night hosted in the Reddie Café.      The Black Student Association, the Student...

Freshman Elementary Education major Mirela Tornatore made her way around the slippery bases to third base. The girls of Alpha Xi Delta worked their hardest to pull out a win but to no avail. Their smiles and bonding throughout the game were all worth it.

Greekin’ out

Story by Shelby Dixon, Student ReporterApril 17, 2018

Every spring students at Henderson get antsy. There is a need for them to get out of the classroom and do something fun. That is where Greek Week comes in. All social greeks on campus are brought together...

Members of Phi Beta Sigma “strollin’” it onstage last week during Stroll Off.

Step up and stroll off: Greek organizations participated in the “Stroll Off” last week

Story by Ayanna Williams Student ReporterMarch 1, 2018

  On the night of Feb. 22, in Garrison’s lecture hall, greek life held this year’s Stroll Off. Everyone anticipated this fundraising event as a hoard of people gathered around the doors of the lecture...

Enhance the community: Gamma Beta Phi makes a difference

Story by Greta Goslee Student ReporterFebruary 15, 2018

  Gamma Beta Phi was founded in 1964 in Spartanburg, South Carolina as a college-level extension of Beta Club, a high school service and honor society. There are currently nearly 90 active chapters...

Henderson Halloween

Henderson Halloween

Campus and community came together last week to celebrate the spookiest day of the year. Story by Rylee Maxwell, Student Reporter Photos and Additional Reporting by Emily Bell, Copy Editor and PhotographerNovember 7, 2017

Neighborhoods and decorated streets were not the only places to be swarmed by hoards of costumed children last Halloween evening. The campus was also flooded with tons of children and parents Trick or...

Homecoming took over campus last week

Homecoming took over campus last week

Summary by Pete Tubbs, Editor in Chief Photos by Emily Bell, Staff PhotographerOctober 24, 2017

It’s hard to believe that homecoming week has already come and gone, but here we are. The court consisted of 23 women, but as we all know, there can only be one queen in the end. The full court consisted...

Students were Reddie to Serve last Saturday

Story and Photos by Parker Hutson, Staff ReporterOctober 10, 2017

On the quad, dozens of groups gathered to await their fellow members and prepare to go out and help the community. Looking over the crowd, it wasn’t hard to tell who the morning people were, and who...

The night, taken back: organizations raise awareness

Story by Meredith Adcock, Student Reporter Photos by Markayla Wyatt, Star Editor in ChiefOctober 2, 2017

On Sept. 26, the Student Government Association (SGA) held the first annual Take Back the Night, an event to raise awareness of sexual assault on campus, and to stand with the victims whether they came...

Victoria Ellison (front) and Bianca Porter are anxious to help students. 

Speak Up And Be Heard

Story By Serene GarciaFebruary 22, 2016

You hear the end of the current speaker’s presentation drawing to a close.  Your name is called, blood rushing to your head, nervous twitching, heart racing, eyes watering. You walk to the front of...

Let’s Take It To The Muleriders

Katie SmithOctober 27, 2015

After the presentation of homecoming candidates on Thursday night, Henderson students headed over to the lawn of the Barkman House. The band was playing and the cheerleaders were performing for the annual...

The Heart Beats On for 50th Anniversary

Jae-Kur Lockhart , Opinions Writer/ EditorOctober 27, 2015

This is the 125th anniversary of Henderson but it also marks the 50th anniversary of something else. The time has come again for the constant beating of barrels around the campus from Thursday of homecoming...

NPHC Informs Students Of Who They Are

By Dee McKissickOctober 6, 2015

Henderson's Greek organizations gave a 101 class for students by students. Information was put together to inform and excite new members to want to join the organizations.Organizations that gave presentations...

Annual Campus Iron Chef Competition Yields New Champs

By Carmin WillsApril 14, 2015

The third annual Iron Chef competition winner has been announced. Henderson’s version of the  “Iron Chef” competition was between five residence halls, Newberry, Smith, East, West and Sturgis. The...

Alpha Xi Delta Hosts 5k Run For Autism Speaks

By Jarvis WarrenApril 14, 2015

Autism Speaks will come to Henderson this semester with the help of the Alpha Xi Delta sorority. The Alpha Xi Deltas hosted the second annual Step It Up 5k on April 11. All of the money raised by this...

We Are Legion

We Are Legion

By James JacksonOctober 28, 2014

What is a nerd?  “Nerds are people who go above and beyond for what they love to do,” Dakota Clark, freshman biology major, said. This passion is causing a new organization to form for students around...

Homecoming Queen Crowned

Homecoming Queen Crowned

By Jeffery P. GilmoreOctober 28, 2014

Even with several of the long standing Reddie homecoming traditions having been changed this year, the core of the HSU heart was still there. Phi Lambda Chi resuscitated the Reddie Spirit with their heart...

Students Attend Drunk Driving Awarness Event

By Monica RodriguezOctober 28, 2014

In Arkansas, driving while intoxicated is a violation of the law. Many people think that they won’t get caught if they drink and drive. According to “duiwise,” the legal limit of alcohol for a minor...

Sig Ep Fades From Campus

By Makenzie StoneSeptember 9, 2014

Sigma Phi Epsilon has been a fraternity at Henderson for many years now. So why have they suddenly resigned their chapter?“It was really, honestly, just a gradual decline over time,” Chad Fielding,...

The Oracle Wants to Hear From You

By Dax GuilliamsSeptember 3, 2014

The Oracle wants to hear the opinions of any and all students. Whether it’s over campus events, classes or the school itself, we want to hear and publish them. This is a great opportunity to get one’s...

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