Archives for January 24, 2018

Volleyball players say goodbye to resigning head coach

Natalie Burton, volleyball head coach of three years, announced that she is stepping down from the position on Jan. 24. "She has definitely pulled me through this season by encouraging me and lifting me up on the days I was too hard on myself. She made me realize how to trust the process, not … [Read more...]

‘The Shape of Water’ gives hope to those without a voice

The Academy announced its nominations for the 90th Academy Awards last week and the front runner is Guillermo del Toro’s breathtaking film “The Shape of Water” with a staggering 13 nominations. Starring Sally Hawkins, Octavia Spencer, and Richard Jenkins, “The Shape of Water” explores the theme … [Read more...]

Soccer players further youth development through sports

Their time spent on the field only enticed them more. Between hours of practice and game time, Steve Pondeca, winger and finance sophomore, and Alex Dimitriu, midfielder and business management sophomore, wanted to share their passion for soccer through private clinics with local children to earn a … [Read more...]

Health science dean candidate visits faculty Jan. 19

Light chatter from faculty members filled the Dillard lecture hall. A man in a navy suit stood by the podium with a remote in his hand, waiting to start his presentation. Tim Laurent, who has gone through the path of athletic trainer, faculty member, and administrator for 25 years, wants to … [Read more...]

Changes to D2L disappoint students

OUR VIEW: While D2L is a necessary evil, the changes that administrators bragged about are disappointing. Desire 2 Learn, also known as D2L, is the nagging voice in the back of all students' minds. It reminds us how much homework we have left to do, how many tests we need to study for and just … [Read more...]

Kappa Alpha blood drive continues Thursday

The blood drive, hosted by Kappa Alpha Order, will continue on Jan. 25 from 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. in the Clark Student Center in the Comanche suites. Since the blood drive kicked off on Jan. 23, 22 people have donated either pints, plasma or platelets. Texas Blood Institute staff facilitate the … [Read more...]

‘Reshape how we see beauty’

Picture this: You are watching TV with your friends or significant other and a Victoria's Secret commercial pops up on the screen. You can't help but notice how beautiful the girls modeling underwear and lingerie are, but you also feel insecure and fold your arms on your belly. This is how many of … [Read more...]