Posted in National News News Politics Tiger Life

Written by Ryan Nickerson, Managing Editor When asked about how she would address voters who may be interested in voting for a woman president but may vote for a male candidate out of fear, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren rolled up her sleeves and said: “Here’s how I see it”. Then…

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TSU hosts first presidential forum with She The People

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Lentynie Tran, a senior physics major and president of the Texas Southern University Computer Society, believes bridging the gap between education and fun is what Texas Southern needs. She believes the Hackathon achieves just that.

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TSU hosts Hackathon that blends education and fun

Posted in FEATURES Tiger Life

By Ryan Nickerson The ability to travel to the other side of the world doesn’t come often, especially for students who attend an HBCU. That’s why, in the summer, when Adonis Warren received the text: “Do you want to come to Africa?” His first reaction was, “Of course!”. Before he…

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No Excuses By Any Means

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Twenty million dollars was the goal but students were looking for more. High hopes and an early start propelled TSU’s Day at the Capitol in Austin, where student leaders talked with state legislatures and advocated on behalf of Texas Southern University. In conjunction with the Texas Legislative Black Caucus’ biennial…

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TSU Students Head to Austin For Day at the Capitol

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Ryan Nickerson, Contributing Writer American citizens have the choice to live informed or willingly oblivious to the world around them. Some people are even inclined to think that if they put their heads down, look the other way and only focus on what’s immediately important to them, their life will…

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Why elections matter

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Jasmine Gershanov Contributing Writer Men and women have come together at Texas Southern University to help reform the criminal justice system. Seven men and women have been selected to participate in the Anthony Graves Smart Justice Speakers Bureau to learn how to speak in front of lawmakers, the press, and…

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One-of-a-kind program taught at TSU

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On February 11th, 2019, the City of Houston partnered up with Texas Southern University and Clark Condon Engineering firm to host a town hall meeting to inform residents about the proposed changes to Cleburne Street. Beginning May 2019, the  street will be remodeled from Ennis Street all the way down…

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$15 Million for TSU’s Front Door

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By Jada Newsome Another black boy becomes ancestor… With what would have been his 24th birthday on the 5th of February has turned into a day of mourning and reflection. The nation is remembering the life and tragedy of Trayvon Martin, a death that sparked controversy and forced Americans to…

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TSU celebrates the legacy of Trayvon Martin