[Un]Formal offers prizes, fun before finals

Mercedes Ott, Plainsmen Post Editor In Chief

December 5, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The annual Winter Formal is getting a makeover this year. From 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6, the Dillard Library will be transformed into a place for food, music and dance by the Student Government Association. The...

BCAC offers exercise classes of all kinds

Bao Bui, Plainsmen Post Staff

December 1, 2017

Filed under Student Life

The Borger Community Activity Center, commonly called BCAC, is an affordable activity center for both the community and FPC students. In addition to access to almost all facilities available, such as the swimming pool and weight...

Fall Festival makes a spook-tacular return

Alexis Love, Plainsmen Post Staff

October 29, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The CLC will be transformed into a festive sight with little ghouls and goblins in search of treats. Fall Festival will take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30, in the CLC building. Academic and athletic clubs wil...

Honors club offers expanded learning opportunity

Bao Bui, Plainsmen Post Staff

October 19, 2017

Filed under Program Spotlight, Student Life

The Julia Ann Kasch Honors Academy provides a community for students who would like to challenge themselves and improve their experience in and out of the traditional classroom. Like most other organizations, students are welcomed...

Rodeo kicks off tomorrow in Perryton

Mercedes Ott, Plainsmen Post Editor In Chief

October 11, 2017

Filed under News, Sports, Student Life

FPC will host a rodeo Oct. 12-14 at the Ochiltree Rodeo Arena in Perryton. The rodeo team will compete in the team roping for both men and women. Team members will also compete in calf roping, steer wrestling, bareback, saddl...

Campus resources help students for the semester

Angelica Kitchen, Plainsmen Post Staff

October 10, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The staff at the ARC, the Library, and Student Central offer assistance for students who need help. Jason Price, associate dean of academic support services, oversees the Library. The Library offers books, magazines, newspapers,...

Student diversity adds to college culture

Bao Bui, Plainsmen Post Staff

October 10, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Students from 20 states and eight different countries attend college in Borger. For the Fall 2017 semester, 1,481 students enrolled in total. Twelve students come from different continents all over the world, including Europe,...

Students find way to balance home, school

Erica Wheeler, Plainsmen Post Assistant Editor

September 28, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Balancing schoolwork is difficult, let alone managing a family. Many students at Frank Phillips College not only manage to get their homework done but also manage families. “Balancing school and family is a bit tricky,...

Insight to FPC dorm policies

Bao Bui, Plainsmen Post Staff

September 28, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Living in the dorm is a good option to enhance FPC students’ experience with their college life. They do not have to worry about electricity, water, or internet bills every month because they are all covered by dorm fees at...

Employment opportunities available on campus

Bao Bui, Plainsmen Post Staff

September 28, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

With many students having trouble finding jobs at restaurants or grocery stores, on-campus employment presents a good option. Students usually work part-time and get paid biweekly with the minimum wage at $7.25 per hour. Deborah...

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