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When I transferred to Texas Southern University last Fall, sometimes I wondered how I would fit in as a nontraditional student. By non-traditional I mean I do not live on campus and I’m a little older. My first semester, I did not leave the MLK building until I got comfortable…

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Views of a Non-Traditional Student

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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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By Teelia Gooden The opening scene of The Two Killings of Sam Cooke, a newly released documentary on Netflix, shows the legendary artists Smokey Robinson and Dione Warwick smiling with glee as the soulful sounds of Sam Cooke echoe in the background. The expectation from the documentary has proven to…

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“Remastered: The Two Killings of Sam Cooke”- Film Review

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By Terrance Turner During the “In Memoriam” section of the Grammy Awards, the first face pictured was of R&B singer James Ingram, who died on Jan. 29. Ingram, who was 66, had a long history of Grammy recognition. Over the course of his five-decade career, Ingram racked up 14 nominations…

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Remembering Late Singer James Ingram

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Houston weather has knocked back the TSU Spring Game a day from Saturday, April 13 to Sunday, April 14th. After a miserable 2-9 season, the team has acquired a new head coach, Clarence McKinney. Originally from the Houston area, he hopes to bring success to his hometown HBCU. Here are…

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3 things to look for in TSU’s Spring Game

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In a battle of astonishingly similar feline mascots, the Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University defeated the Lady Tigers of Grambling State in both games of a doubleheader on Friday, April 5, 2019 with the scores being 11-0 and 12-0 respectively. Thanks to the pair of victories, TSU (11-20) strengthened…

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Not Once, But Twice: TSU Take’s Both Games from Grambling State in Doubleheader

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Out of Bounds Ep. 4 ft TxSU Softball

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T Sometimes, good stories don’t always have a happy ending. One group of guys can fight through various tribulations in the span of a grueling season, but their will to fight can eventually dissolve if the challenge becomes too great to overcome. Regardless of the humbling result, their fans can…

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Tigers bow out of CIT by losing to Green Bay 87-86 in overtime