Category: Campus Life

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TSU’s College of Business Hosts Global Leadership Summit for Top Business Students

By Lucas Johnson NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Tennessee State University’s College of Business has a directive for its students: “Write your signature on the world.” Dr. Millicent Lownes-Jackson, the College’s dean, said that charge inspired the recent Global Leadership Summit for its top undergraduate and graduate students. The event was held on Oct. …

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What the Women’s Center is All About

by Knija Kendrick You may know where the women center is located, but not really know what goes down behind that door. I spoke to Seanne Wilson, the woman in charge, and a few of the ladies who help out, about what the women center is really all about. “At the beginning of the school …

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TSU’s Glover Announces Initiatives to Continue ‘Legacy of Excellence’

By Lucas Johnson NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Tennessee State University President Glenda Glover outlined new initiatives she says will continue a “legacy of excellence” at the 104-year-old institution. Dr. Glover held a press conference on Oct. 14 during Homecoming week to discuss Impact 20/20, which includes new governance, academic excellence, and capital improvement …

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TSU Hosted National Conference of Honors

By E. Freeman NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) – Tennessee State University hosted the 2016 National Association of African-American Honors Programs Conference Saturday, Oct. 29. The three-day conference included a gala on Monday, Oct. 31 in the Howard C. Gentry Complex on TSU’s main campus. More than 400 of the nation’s best and brightest students …

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Prominent Civil Rights Attorney Crump to Speak at TSU’s NAAAHP Gala

By Lucas Johnson NASHVILLE, TN (TSU News Service) — Prominent civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump will be the keynote speaker at Tennessee State University’s 25th anniversary gala for the National Association of African American Honors Programs on Monday, Oct. 31. Crump is the noted Florida lawyer who represented the families of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, …

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No More Mildew in the Student Center

By Alexis Clark Staff Writer As we all know, the game room, as well as other offices in the basement of the student center, have been closed because the ceilings were affected by mildew. Unfortunately, the recreation area will not be open until next semester. However, the game room is undergoing improvements for when it …

Homecoming 2016: Battle of the Dorms

Homecoming 2016: Battle of the Dorms

On October 10th the Battle of the dorms took place in Kean Hall! The battle was hosted by J Dukes who came all the way from South Carolina to host. The judges Jordan Gather, De’Janel Henry, and Thomas Lavallais was there to judge which student  represented their dorm with the best performance. In between the competition, …

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The Quick Stop Shop for Career Success

By Shayla Simmons Copy Editor The stresses of school weigh heavily on every student’s back trying to reach the ultimate goal: their dream career. Students work tirelessly to make that aspiration a reality by receiving high marks and joining organizations and clubs to build a stellar resume. Yet how can you translate all that hard …

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The Greek Yard Show on TSU Campus

By Victoria Gourdin Staff Writer There’s something unifying about Tennessee State University’s entire student body coming together for an event. People show up representing their organizations, fraternities, and sororities. And people on campus show up to support their friends and watch the show. The Greek Yard Show was “…engaging, entertaining, and very exciting” according to …