Tulsa athletes take home top honors

This has been a historic week for Golden Hurricane athletes, with four different students—across three different sports—earning honors for their performances two weeks ago. The first honors that were awarded this week were American Athletic Conference Cross Country Athletes of the Week for seniors Marc Scott and Rachel Baptista. Both Scott and Baptista led the […]

Tulsa falls to Memphis in a battle of offenses

This Friday, the Tulsa Golden Hurricane football team hosted the Memphis Tigers in the annual Homecoming game. The Hurricane fell to the Tigers by a score of 66–42. Defense was pretty much absent on either side, as both teams combined for 108 points, the highest-scoring FBS game of the year. There were a combined 1,238 […]

Just how legal are daily fantasy football leagues?

Being a sports fan in the 21st century means something different than it did 20 years ago. Where before one had to wait to read the daily sports section in the paper to find out what was happening with one’s favorite teams and players, such information is now available at a moment’s notice through the […]

Communal drinking fountain discoved near Hardesty

At the beginning of this school year, the entire student body was excited for the new residence hall, Hardesty. But the obvious main event was the completion of the million dollar fountain that was built as the centerpiece of the courtyard in the middle of Hardesty Hall. The masterpiece comes with flashing lights, different ways […]

Hypnotist visits university, school spirit up 60 percent

On Sunday, October 18, a professional hypnotist was hired by the University of Tulsa administration to perform at the beginning of Homecoming week so that the students would get excited for the other events of the week. When Jack Woodworth, a junior petroleum engineering major, was asked about his experience at the hypnotist show, he […]

Anthropology student finds skeleton inside herself

In an event that authorities can only describe as “creepy,” last Friday Jane Doe, a Junior majoring in anthropology, was found to have a skeleton hiding inside her body. According to reports, Ms. Doe was visiting a nearby health clinic for a routine check-up when her doctor, on a whim, decided to take an x-ray. […]

Candidate Profile: Donald Trump

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump continued to draw media and social media attention this week, gaining over 70,000 Twitter followers while live-tweeting during the first Democratic debates on Tuesday night. This total was more than the entire Democratic field combined where Bernie Sanders gained 46,000 followers and Hillary Clinton gained 10,000. “I think Trump brings a […]

4.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Cushing amid debate

During the early morning of Sunday, Oct 10, a 4.5 magnitude earthquake shook a great portion of north-central Oklahoma. Those who were woken by the tremor flooded social media with concerned posts around 4:30 a.m. The epicenter was near Cushing, Oklahoma, a major crude oil trading hub, where 85 million barrels of oil are stored […]