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Tech football preview: Tennessee State

The Golden Eagles will make a short trip down Interstate 40 on Saturday to take on the Tigers from Tennessee State. Tech (3-6, 1-4 OVC) is coming off a heartbreaking 31-28 loss last weekend at Austin Peay, while TSU (6-2, 3-1 OVC) suffered its first conference defeat at the hands […]

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Cookeville Food Scene

A visit to Maddux Station certainly merits individual reviews. No other Cookeville eatery encompasses the senses associated with savoring delectable fare. We have been told we eat with our eyes first. Because of this, Maddux Station’s eclectic mix of the industrial, contemporary and the traditional will be a feast for […]

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Time keeps on slippin’

With 1:33 to play at Austin Peay, I watched as Justin Kraemer kicked an onside kick that was absolutely perfect. The ball must travel 10 yards before being touched by the kicking team. Kraemer’s kick bounced to the 10 yard mark, and stalled. Tech recovered the ball at its own […]

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Tech earns fourth consecutive best buy honor

Add one more to the list of awards for Tech’s ranking as a university-Americas Top 100 Best College Buys. Institutional Research & Evaluation Inc. determined Tech to be one of the nation’s best college values for the fourth consecutive year in its annual National College Survey. “Of all the honors […]

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Athletics proposes strength center construction

The Tennessee Tech Strength and Conditioning department is looking forward to a proposed makeover and eventually a new facility.Head strength coach Chip Pugh has worked on improving the system since coming to Tech in 2006. “The goal is to progress the program to be at the top of the OVC”, […]

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Homecoming 2008: Aloha TTU

Monday– Banner judging 8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.in the Tech Pride RoomTuesday– Hula Dance Contest 11 a.m. on South Patio– Skit Night 7 p.m. in Derryberry Auditorium Wednesday– Canned Food Drive 8 a.m. – 11 p.m. in the Tech Pride Room– Hawaiian Olympics 3 p.m. on the Main Quad Thursday– […]

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“Assassins” now playing at Backdoor Playhouse

The musical “Assassins” has made its way to Tech campus and is scheduled to be performed at the Backdoor Playhouse for the next couple of weeks. This musical is under the artistic direction of Mark Creter and produced by arrangement with Music Theatre International. This musical is known for its […]

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Res Life explores residential colleges program further

Tech’s Residential Life Office is exploring possible ways to implement a residential colleges program.After a seminar in September that brought experts to campus to describe how residential colleges have blurred the boundaries between academics and college life, subcommittees of Tech representatives are now studying ways to successfully start a similar […]