Month: December 2018


UPDATE: Oldham regrets Fitzgerald research endorsements

President Phil Oldham Editor's Note: This story appeared online at an earlier time, this version is a longer, more detailed version. President Phil Oldham apologized for his role in the controversial Fitzgerald Glider Kits research and said he regrets signing an endorsement letter sent to Congresswoman Diane Black. “I want […]


Campus initiatives fight homelessness

Students combat homelessness through initiatives including a new on-campus organization.  The newly chartered Scholars United for the Homeless focuses on providing awareness and aid to the local homeless population by working through Cookeville Rescue Mission.  “Scholars United for the Homeless is composed of college students from a variety of backgrounds,” […]


Tech student embarks on cross-country bike ride

Daniel Rikli One Tech student is gearing up for the ride of a lifetime.  Daniel Rikli is a graduate assistant in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, an avid cycler and a member of Bike & Build’s 2019 campaign across the Central United States – starting in Yorktown, Virginia, […]