TU junior chairman of national Republican organization

Sheridan Nolan speaks about her recent appointment as Chairman of the Oklahoma Federation of College Republicans TU junior Sheridan Nolan sat down with The Collegian to discuss her recent appointment to Chairman of the Oklahoma Federation of College Republicans. She is the first College Republican Chairman from the University of Tulsa. “My first real political […]

A few books to brighten your day

Local bookworm Tori Gellman returns to The Collegian with more book recommendations. If you’re feeling ORDINARY: “All My Friends are Superheroes” by Andrew Kaufman In this short and charming novel, readers become invested in Tom and his wife, The Perfectionist, who, immediately following their nuptial vows, is no longer able to see her husband. The […]

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Mail room an underappreciated resource

More is going on behind the scenes of TU’s mail room than some may realize. Everyone gets mail at some point. Maybe you order a cool new gadget on Amazon or your mother sends you a care package for finals week. Regardless of what you’re waiting to receive, the place you’ll have to go is […]

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Three books to read if you’re feeling _______

Local bookworm Tori Gellman is back in the new semester with three more books to read if you’re feeling alone, repressed or lovestruck. If you’re feeling: alone, lost or in denial “Lily and the Octopus” by Steven Rowley We all have that special person in our lives. The one we couldn’t imagine living without. For […]

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Thanksgiving Dessert

In case you’re going somewhere for the Thanksgiving holiday that doesn’t really follow the law of seasons, here’s a dessert recipe that gives you that quintessential fall pumpkin flavor without forcing you to eat something warm. Pumpkin Pops! 8 oz milk 3 oz pumpkin puree ½ teaspoon maple syrup ¼ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice Dash […]

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More books to read if you’re feeling ______

Local bookworm Tori Gellman is back with three more books you can read if you’re feeling despondent, distressed or bold. If you’re feeling: despondent or mischievous “The Two-Family House” by Lynda Cohen-Loigman Set in the ‘40s in Brooklyn, New York, “The Two-Family House” covers the story of two brothers and their families. In Jewish tradition, […]

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Books to read if you’re feeling ____________

Local bookworm Tori Gellman weighs in with some books you should read when feeling alone, nostalgic or lost. If you’re feeling alone, misunderstood or trapped: “All the Ugly and Wonderful Things” by Brynn Greenwood Children should be allowed their time of innocence. But for young Wavy, she lost her ability to be naive the day […]

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Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Ingredients: 4 sweet potatoes, peeled and chopped into one-inch cubes ¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil, plus a smidge extra for pre-cook drizzling ¼ cup honey 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon Salt and freshly ground black pepper (to taste) Preheat oven to 350℉ Lay the cut sweet potatoes in a single layer on a roasting tray. Drizzle […]