An inside look at J-Camp 2019

An inside look at J-Camp 2019

For two weeks, a group of 13 high school students from around the country participated in the Schieffer Summer Journalism Camp, a workshop whose goal is to introduce high schoolers to the skill set required for modern journalism. Held from June 9 to June 22, students were exposed to skills like reporting, interviewing, writing, filming …

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Future Frogs

Future Frogs

Orientation at Texas Christian University is not just about enrolling the student and giving them a tour of the campus. It is meant to acclimate students to their new living environment. From May 28 to July 2, a staff of student orientation leaders engage the incoming freshman class in things such as icebreakers, group meals, …

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The pros and cons of Greek life

The pros and cons of Greek life

With nearly half of the students participating, Greek life is prominent in the lives of TCU students. Some students shared how Greek life affects the campus environment and their college experiences. Rising senior, Grace Toups, said a lot of people in her family have been in Greek organizations. “My mother actually attended TCU and was …

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“Incredibles 2” breaks box office records over the weekend

“Incredibles 2” breaks box office records over the weekend

Pixar has a unique formula for successful sequels – wait more than a decade between releases. “The Incredibles 2” broke box office records with its weekend release. The animated feature about a superhero family first introduced in 2004 brought in $183.2 million. That’s $50 million more than “Finding Dory,” which pulled  $135 million, 13 years …

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Hispanic students share their college experiences at TCU

Hispanic students share their college experiences at TCU

Hispanics students are the largest minority group on TCU’s campus, but that doesn’t mean they have an easy path at a university that is 69 percent white. Hispanics and other minority students report that their presence at TCU is sometimes questioned and that often assumptions are made about them. Jon Villalobos, a senior at TCU, …

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