The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

The Official Student Newspaper of Tarleton State University since 1919

the JTAC

The snow-capped Rocky Mountains and the shimmering waters of Lake Estes.
Estes Park, Colorado
Caroline Henson , Staff Writer • June 30, 2022

It is summer time! For some families, that means it's time for their annual summer vacation. While most might think of warm, sunny beaches and catching a tan as their paradise...

Living a life that is both satisfying and productive
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • May 22, 2022

Becoming the best version of yourself is essential to living the most productive and successful life you can live. It is easy to get complacent in your current situation and...

Shop locally at The Purple Tractor
Atzhari Madera, Staff Writer • April 29, 2022

The Purple Tractor is a merchandising, teaching laboratory created for and operated by students in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. It is located at the Tarleton...

Jewish Cowboys
April 13, 2022
Spring has sprung
April 13, 2022
It is not what it seems
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 12, 2022

When we were young, we could not wait to grow up. When we envisioned being grown, we saw all of the things that grown ups got to do that we just...

Are you sure we got everything?
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 10, 2022

The beginning of the new school year is quickly approaching, and this means it is time to start packing. Packing can be overwhelming and it can...

The perfect bronze
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 8, 2022

Self-tanners are a hot topic right now in the beauty world. There are so many tanning products on the market. These range from tanning lotion,...

Are you sure we got everything?
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 10, 2022

The beginning of the new school year is quickly approaching, and this means it is time to start packing. Packing can be overwhelming and it can be hard...

Find your place
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 1, 2022

When going to college, it is so important to get involved on and off campus. There are so many different options and ways to strive for involvement within...

Amplify your interests
Amplify your interests
Kendall Thompson, Staff Writer • July 22, 2022

Picture this: You are an incoming freshman, a new Texas FFA member, and headed to the state’s convention. You do not know what to expect, but do not...

Clean Beaches Week
Clean Beaches Week
Kendall Thompson, Staff Writer • July 7, 2022

It is the middle of summer and you have been counting down the days to your annual beach vacation with your family. You all finally get to the...

Protestors take to the streets in response to the Uvalde shooting in Uvalde, Texas.
Blurred Lines
Ronique Caldwell, Staff Writer • July 4, 2022

The recent Supreme Court (SCOTUS) decision that many have been dreading has put many Americans on high alert as their lives have been changed...

Archives/ Old Papers
It is not what it seems
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • August 12, 2022

When we were young, we could not wait to grow up. When we envisioned being grown, we saw all of the things that grown ups got to do that we just were not...

Continue Reading
Not So Glamorous
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • July 1, 2022

Summertime can be a time to relax, go on adventures, and live a  stress free life. However, for some, summer is a hard season to be in. For students,...

Continue Reading
Living a life that is both satisfying and productive
Bailey Marks, Staff Writer • May 22, 2022

Becoming the best version of yourself is essential to living the most productive and successful life you can live. It is easy to get complacent in your...

Continue Reading
View All