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Men’s season ends in DC

Men’s season ends in DC

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
March 21
Filed under Sports

The Rocket men’s basketball team earned a berth in the College Basketball Invitational March 15, where they fell in the first round 73-69 to George Washington University.   Second-year guard Jaelen Sanford led UT with 25 points and three assists. Fourth-year forward Steve Taylor Jr. was...

Toledo suffers big loss to Kent State

Toledo suffers big loss to Kent State

Justice Sunderland, Staff Reporter
January 24
Filed under Uncategorized

The University of Toledo men’s basketball team failed to keep the momentum going after defeating Bowling Green State University Tuesday, as they were destroyed by Kent State University 85-61 on the road on Saturday. The Rockets are now 10-9 and 1-6 in road games this season. The Golden Flashes shot...

Basketball recieves $1 million donation from longtime supporters

Basketball recieves $1 million donation from longtime supporters

Keith Boggs, Staff Reporter
October 18
Filed under Sports

Last week, the university of Toledo basketball team received a huge surprise when George and Leslie Chapman donated $1 million to the university to build a new basketball complex. The complex, which will be completed within the next week or two, will include office space, a video room and will be...

UT vs BG

UT vs BG

Sam Williams, Sports co-editor
October 12
Filed under Homecoming, Special

Throughout the career of every major person, team, country or company, there always seems to be that one recurring stain: a peer or counterpart that always seems to be a nuisance on your legacy, and they think the same as you. Whether this ideology is rooted in reason or ignorance, the rivalry lives...

University of Toledo loses heartbreaking game to BYU

University of Toledo loses heartbreaking game to BYU

Jackson Rogers, Staff Reporter
October 4
Filed under Sports

The University of Toledo football team lost to Brigham Young University in a 55-53 shootout in Provo, Utah on Friday night. The loss resulted in the Rockets’ record falling to 3-1. “This was certainly a hard-fought loss for our football team,” head coach Jason Candle said. “BYU made one more...

Editorial: What $90,000 can do for UT

Editorial Board
September 20
Filed under Editorials, Opinion

In just one year, UT President Sharon Gaber and her staff have worked to increase enrollment, raise funds and cut costs by merging colleges. Hard work should be rewarded, and Gaber has definitely done her fair share to fix the image of the university. Our national media exposure has increased because...

Administrators handle diversity on campus

Administrators handle diversity on campus

Amanda Pitrof, Editor-in-chief
February 17
Filed under News, Top Stories

With the social and political climate of the country, universities have been tasked with handling racism from both internal and external sources over the past year, with some schools rising to the occasion while others become cautionary tales. The assault case Jan. 23, 2016, between a UT student and...

Our ideas for the University of Toledo’s New Year’s resolutions

Our ideas for the University of Toledo’s New Year’s resolutions

Editorial Board
January 13
Filed under Editorials, Opinion

With New Year’s over a week behind us, most people have already begun working on their New Year’s resolution (or breaking them). While personal resolutions are helpful in their own way, we think that the University of Toledo should set a few New Year’s resolutions of their own. Some of these resolutions...

NASA gives the University of Toledo grant for new education programs

NASA gives the University of Toledo grant for new education programs

Riley Sproul, Staff Reporter
November 11
Filed under News, Top Stories

After receiving funding from NASA, UT is leading several campuses in an initiative to change the teaching standard for sciences, On Tuesday October 27th, University of Toledo President Sharon Gaber announced the successful funding of a $10 million project by NASA. UT will receive roughly $2.5 million...

Title IX report is in

Colleen Anderson, Co-News Editor
April 15
Filed under News, Top Stories

University of Toledo Title IX Assessment Report From the creation of a new position to a website revamp, students can expect to see big changes following a review of the university’s sexual assault policies. The University of Toledo is taking steps to improve their prevention and handling of ...

Indian cultural festival will come to Toledo area on April 15 with bright bursts of color

Indian cultural festival will come to Toledo area on April 15 with bright bursts of color

Torrie Jadlocki, Staff Reporter
April 8
Filed under News, Top Stories

The University of Toledo will experience a burst of color as campus groups host an event in celebration of the Indian festival of Holi. The event, modeled off the festival that has Hindu roots and features the throwing of colored powder, will be held April 15 from 3-5 p.m. at the field next to the...

Men walk a mile in heels for survivors of domestic violence

Samantha Rhodes, Managing Editor
April 8
Filed under News, Top Stories

Any woman who’s worn high heels is familiar with the pain that often accompanies this fashionable shoe style, and soon University of Toledo men will experience this same sensation — except they’ll be walking a mile. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes is an annual event put on by the Panhellenic Council...

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