Monthly Archive: February 2017

50 for 50

50 for 50

By Victoria Gourdin There is a distinct difference between a grade that is passing and grades that leave a student in good academic standing. Furthermore, anyone who is either active throughout the camps, invested in their grades, or both can easily understand how difficult getting to that good academic standing goal can be. Every day …

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Pullen Named Mr. Ivy

By Christina Young In honor of Black History Month, Tennessee State University honors one of our very own black kings. This year we recognize Dwight Pullen as Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated’s new Mr. Ivy. Pullen’s goals for the upcoming semester include seminars on man-hood, a college student’s every day battles and a poetry slam …

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The Women’s Center Hosts Events for ‘Love Month’

By: Shayla Simmons The Women’s Center is hosting a series of events to celebrate the month of February, now alternatively known as “Love Month.” The purpose of the month is to promote self-love amongst the student body, specifically the young women that make up Tennessee State University. The main event of the month is the …

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Should College Students be Allowed to Carry Guns?

Did you know Tennessee law allows full-time employees of public universities to carry a concealed weapon on campus? Not very many people do and that is unfortunate. That means that when you walk into your biology or political science class here at TSU, your professor could be packing. For some, this is a reasonable measure. …

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TSU Pro Football Hall of Famers Recognized at Super Bowl LI

By Lucas Johnson NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service)  — Tennessee State University’s Super Bowl legacy was once again in the spotlight when its Pro Football Hall of Famers were recognized at Super Bowl LI. The National Football League hosted Hall of Famers from Historically Black Colleges and Universities “to highlight their achievements and as part …