School shooter’s parents sentenced to prison

After repeated inaction from the Crumbleys, prosecutors argue fault lies with the whole family. The parents of a 17-year-old school shooter have been sentenced to at least 10 years in prison. Last Tuesday, a crowded courtroom listened to Judge Cheryl Matthews as she sentenced Jennifer and James Crumbley. “These convictions are not about poor parenting,” […]

TU students build plane ‘Los Cielos’

The aircraft took to the skies in Van Nuys, California this weekend. Senior mechanical engineers Keri Sharp, Ethan Smith, Kellen Moreland, Blake Emerson-Price, Jessica Dunway, Ramona Naghi and Vincent Nwagwu Ume-Ezeoke designed and worked hard to complete their senior mechanical engineering project. They are traveling alongside Julia Lorenz, Tim Rutledge and Kaidon Mauricio, who are […]

White nationalist council member ousted

Narrowly voted into office, Enid residents fought to recall Judd Blevins. Narrowly winning a city council election in February 2023, Judd Blevins became a city council member for Enid, Oklahoma. The city of around 50,000 residents elected him by a mere 36 vote difference. Blevins, a US veteran of Iraq and owner of a roofing […]

Devastating bridge collapse

The bridge plummeted into freezing dark water late into the night. The third largest bridge in Maryland, the Francis Scott Key Bridge, with a length of 8,635 ft, suffered a catastrophic failure when struck by a 984-foot container ship called Dali. This tragedy has left the city of Baltimore and the nation in shock, prompting […]

TU consolidates residents to apartments

TU faces backlash amidst housing consolidation. Before spring break, students were notified that all dorm spaces would be allocated for incoming freshmen for the upcoming academic year. Campus Services emailed current students on March 15 to notify them of the change in housing policy. The email stated that TU would “need all students to fill […]

Terror in Russia

The attack has led to a flurry of accusations, but the only ones hurt are the citizens. A meticulously planned terrorist attack on the Crocus City Hall in Russia has become the most devastating in Russia’s recent history. The tragedy unfolded on the evening of March 22 at the renowned concert venue when armed assailants […]

Alabama makes unprecedented ruling

The decision may have concerning repercussions. The Alabama Supreme Court declared that embryos created through in vitro fertilization are considered children on Feb. 16. The decision was issued after wrongful death cases were brought by three couples who’s frozen embryos were destroyed at a fertility clinic operated by the Center for Reproductive Medicine, P.C. Between […]

Medical school covers tuition in perpetuity

A Bronx medical school receives a $1 billion donation, the largest ever recorded. A longtime professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine is making free tuition available to all students going forward. Ruth Gottesman, a 93-year-old widow of a Wall Street financier, has donated $1 billion to the medical school located in the Bronx. […]

SGA president ousted

Divisive Judicial Council decision splits student body. Co-authored by Adam Porterie and Shelby Hiens Last week, Student Government Association’s Judicial Council ruled that Tasfia Hasin and Athan Lau violated the judicial right to confidentiality in contempt of the judicial court. As a result of this ruling, per SGA Constitution Article IV, both Hasin and Lau […]

Active duty airman self-immolates in protest

Due to current world affairs, Bushnell felt he was forced to act. Aaron Bushnell was a 25-year-old senior airman in the United States Air Force. He spent most of his time behind a desk as he was the cyber-defense operations specialist, according to an Air Force spokesperson. With only two months left on his contract […]