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Women’s recruitment by the numbers

Kristen Bowman, Contributor

September 22, 2016

Filed under News / Campus Life, Student Life

One of the busiest weeks in Greek Life at Tarleton State University is Recruitment Week. This year, 405 women came out and 314 of them received a bid. All five of the women’s Greek organizations met the quota of 61 women joining....

How to register to vote

Rachel Crawford, Managing Editor

September 22, 2016

Filed under Announcements, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Student Life

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are the two front-runners for the 2016 presidential election. Even if it seems unlikely that your choice could affect the election, it won’t make a difference if you don’t vote. And if you’re...

Tarleton to host National FFA Officer prep academy

Rachel Crawford, Managing Editor

September 22, 2016

Filed under Announcements, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Student Life

From Thursday to Saturday, Tarleton State University will be hosting more than three dozen National Future Farmers of America Officer candidates for the Officer Candidate Preparatory Academy. In late August, Stephenville’s...

Athletic fees raised for more construction

Angel Jauregui, Contributor

September 22, 2016

Filed under News, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Special Sections / Campus Construction, Sports, Student Life

Three years ago, Tarleton State University proposed an Athletic Fee Increase Referendum. This referendum would provide the university with the money for 10 proposed projects. These project include; a synthetic turf softball...

Tarleton offers Mental Health First Aid certification

Kristen Bowman, Contributor

September 16, 2016

Filed under Announcements, News, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Student Life

During the fall semester until November, free classes over Mental Health First Aid will be offered at Tarleton State University. The ultimate purpose of these classes is to help students learn warning signs, risk factors of mental...

Texans looking to snap two-game losing streak

Joseph Kamin, Sports Editor

September 16, 2016

Filed under News, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Sports / Football, Student Life

Last weekend, the Tarleton State University Texan football team hosted MIAA Southwest Baptist University in the 2016 home opener. The Texans lost to Southwest Baptist Bearcats 31-28 in their first home game. This Saturday, the...

Hunewell completes renovations in time for new school year

Victoria Blake, Content Editor

September 16, 2016

Filed under Announcements, News / Campus Life, News / Top Stories, Student Life

Hunewell, first-year residence hall, has been apart of Tarleton State University since 1961. This hall was in high need for some renovations, which took place between May and August of this year. Renovations included better...

Tarleton Police Department announces RAD courses for the Fall

Victoria Blake, Content Editor

September 16, 2016

Filed under News, News / Campus Life, Services, Student Life

The Tarleton State University Police Department has announced the dates for the Rape, Aggression, and Defense classes for Fall 2016. The RAD classes are to help women defend themselves against aggressors, & perpetrators...

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