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By Jasmine Adams A February 7th screenshot of Gucci selling a black sweater that pulls up over the lips has caused a fierce social backlash in America amongst it’s Black citizens. The material around the lips is red and full, closely resembling clowns and awfully close to resembling blackface. Since…

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Gucci and the Commodification of Racism and Black Trauma

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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

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Photo credit: Mikol Kindle Jr. @mikolkindle

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Photo Gallery: 2019 Spring Football

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HOUSTON (February 23, 2019) – Kevin Granger, who has spent the better part of 27 years with Texas Southern University as a student athlete, coach, administrator and, most recently, as interim vice president of intercollegiate athletics, was named permanently to that position following unanimous approval from TSU’s Board of Regents…

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Kevin Granger named vice president of intercollegiate athletics Lifelong Tiger sheds interim role following selection and Board approval

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TSU’s chief of police, Mary Young, was featured in the Houston Women’s History Tour in what is to be a fantastic start to Women’s History Month. On March 6th, former veteran Houston Police Department officer and acting police chief of our university accepted her award, exuberating boundless tiger pride with…

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Honor to the Tigress Chief

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By Terrance Turner On Feb. 25, State Rep. Harold Dutton (D-TX) filed a bill “relating to the establishment of the Thurgood Marshall School of Law as an independent public institution of higher education.” HB 2383 would’ve separated the Thurgood Marshall School of Law (TMSL) from TSU. “Effective June 1, 2020,…

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The TMSL Bill, Explained

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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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