TU students, SA representative reflect on Service Day

7 March 2017
James Whisenhunt, Commentary Editor

Students look at this year’s successes and failures, hoping to improve the event’s efficiency and marketing.

A Day Without a Woman: students hesitant to participate

7 March 2017
Alex Garoffolo, Apprentice Editor

Students say the boycott, planned for March 8 by the organizers of the Women’s March on Washington, could have unintended negative effects.

TU Academic Bowl hosts first trivia tournament

7 March 2017
Hannah Kloppenburg, Editor-in-Chief

Last Saturday, TU Academic Bowl hosted its first event, an on-campus trivia tournament which was open to teams from neighboring universities.

Lottie Jane closes east wing after dip in enrollment

7 March 2017
Amy Cairns, Student Writer

Low enrollment and an increase in housing capacity has incited administration to close off half of Lottie Jane.

“Wake Up TU” spotlights race relations in modern America

7 March 2017
Alex Garoffolo, Apprentice Editor

A student panel composed of members from the TU Young Democrats, TU College Republicans, Association of Black Collegians and Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity discussed questions about race in America.

TU Rider Network builds strong biking community

7 March 2017
Nick Rethford, Apprentice Editor

Manager Lauren Wagner explains TURN’s motivations and its off-campus inspirations.

Balancing the scales for sexual assault survivors

28 February 2017
Michaela Flonard, News Editor

Oklahoman legislators proposed several bills meant to give sexual assault survivors more opportunities to mount cases against their attackers. The bills each focus on different aspects of the recovery process: everything from the duties of healthcare professionals in treating victims to the necessity of testing rape kits. Passing these bills requires action on the part of constituents.

TU awarded federal grant for sexual assault awareness and prevention

28 February 2017
Justin Guglielmetti, Student Writer

While TU has not formally decided how to spend the grant, the new Violence Prevention Program Coordinator, Kelsey Hancock, who oversees the funds, has several ideas to decrease interpersonal violence.

A pastor’s perspective on Trump’s efforts to repeal the Johnson Act

28 February 2017
Trenton Gibbons, Variety Editor

University United Methodist Church Pastor Nathan Mattox discusses the Johnson Amendment and the larger duality between politics and faith.

After almost a year, use of Fit Desks in library remains in question

28 February 2017
Nick Rethford, Student Writer

Students and staff offer insight into whether the Fit Desks started by the TU Riding Network have gotten a return on investment.