Month: September 2015


Students see changes to parking

Students parking on campus will see a few different changes when looking for a place to park this year. On-campus residents may have noticed the newly painted parking spots. These spots have been painted green to differentiate the dorm parking from the commuter and open parking spots that merge together. […]


Volleyball set to host Golden Eagle Invitational

Local volleyball fans will have the opportunity to see some high quality play during the Golden Eagle Invitational presented by Hampton Inn Sept. 18 and 19. The two-day event will feature the hosting Golden Eagles, University of Idaho Vandals, Western Carolina University Catamounts and Towson University Tigers. The idea of […]


A commuter’s candid story of a different college experience

I graduated high school with this golden image of college life. Living in a cozy dorm straight out of Pinterest. Feasting on Ralph’s doughnuts at midnight. Neglecting your laundry pile until the weekend, by which time the hamper smells like a dead animal. I had the same starry-eyed fantasies as […]


Construction zone: Will the renovations ever end?

Three years ago, I set foot on Tech’s campus as a freshman. Back when there were other options for a late-night meal on campus besides Chicken Minis. Back when students could walk through campus without dodging caution tape and construction zones. Back when getting a parking tag wasn’t a three-hour […]


TAB and ROTC dive into new event

The Tech Activities Board will present Tennessee Tech’s first “Dive-In movie” at the Fitness Center’s pool Thursday, Sept. 17. A free showing of “Jaws” will begin at 8 p.m. on a screen provided by TAB and ROTC with the National Guard. Light snacks will be available for students on the […]


Colbert’s debut is full of energy

As memories of David Letterman begin to become ingrained as the past, a seasoned late-night host takes his place at the same time, and on the same show on CBS. “Late Show with Stephen Colbert” premiered on Sept. 8, months after Letterman began his retirement. With his legacy, Letterman left […]