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UT student works with presidential campaign

UT student works with presidential campaign

Emily Lorton, Staff Reporter
October 25
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Current University of Toledo student, Lucy Frank, has had the rare opportunity to volunteer on the Clinton Campaign for this year’s presidential election. Frank cites her experience that she gained through the UT internship program as the reason she was able to gain this unique internship. Frank,...

UT receives grant, teams up with Imagination Station

UT receives grant, teams up with Imagination Station

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
October 25
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Thanks to a $311,676.00  grant, The University of Toledo is teaming up with The Imagination Station to help encourage and engage young children in STEM. The Imagination Station, in downtown Toledo, is an educational environment that encourages children to be curious and interested in the world around...

Parks Tower plans to close next year

Parks Tower plans to close next year

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
October 25
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A University decision has next year’s freshmen not being welcomed to campus life via Parks Tower any longer. After months of discussion, the decision was made that Parks Tower will close for renovations from May 2017 until June 2018. “Parks Tower is being renovated to improve the overall appearance,...

Daymond John gives lecture at University of Toledo

Daymond John gives lecture at University of Toledo

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
October 18
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Would you take the deal? It’s a dream that many have: the opportunity to be invested in by Shark Tank’s finest. Investing in others is one way that Daymond John gives back. The University of Toledo welcomed entrepreneur John to speak on Tuesday night as part of the Jesup Scott Honors College ...

Daymond John comes to UT

Daymond John comes to UT

Amber Thomas, Community-Co Editor
October 18
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Daymond John, CEO and founder of the 90’s era FUBU brand and an investor on ABC'S reality television series Shark Tank, spoke to University of Toledo students and community members yesterday, Oct. 18, at the Nitschke Auditorium as part of the Jesup Scott Honors College Distinguished Lecture Series. As...

TEDx comes to The University of Toledo

TEDx comes to The University of Toledo

Maryam Jawaid, Staff Reporter
October 11
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TEDxUofToledo, in collaboration with Campus Activities and Programming, hosted a TED talk  Saturday, Oct. 8 in the Student Union. The theme of this event was “Caveman to Cosmonaut,” highlighting the evolution of the human species. The event consisted of four speakers, questions and answer sessions...

Asbestos in the attic

Asbestos in the attic

Meg Perry, Staff Reporter
October 11
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The University of Toledo’s Rocky’s Attic, located on the fourth floor of the student union, continues to use materials that have been found to have asbestos from the building's original construction. Much of the asbestos containing material, such as steel structural beams and floor tile, were...

University of Toledo hosts diversity dialogue for Latino heritage, LGBTQA+ history month

University of Toledo hosts diversity dialogue for Latino heritage, LGBTQA+ history month

Emily Lorton, Staff
October 11
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La lucha de revelar su orientación sexual es una tema que trasciende fronteras. The struggle of revealing your sexual orientation is an issue that transcends borders. The Office of Multicultural Student Success is partnering with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to demonstrate how individuals h...

The University of Toledo holds ceremony for international donors

The University of Toledo holds ceremony for international donors

Jessica Harker, Editor-in-Chief
October 4
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On Monday, Oct. 3 a group of 25 alumni from China visited the University of Toledo and were honored for the donation of $37,000 to create a scholarship endowment. The ceremony began at 10 a.m. in Student Union and was UT’s first-ever donation from an international donor. “They kept wanting to...

Ambassador Andrew Young speaks at The University of Toledo

Ambassador Andrew Young speaks at The University of Toledo

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
October 4
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A crowd of over 500 people braved the rainy weather Thursday night to hear Ambassador Andrew Young speak in Savage Arena for the tenth anniversary of the Edward Shapiro Lecture Series, presented by the College of Arts and Letters. Young is a Civil Rights icon, former UN Ambassador and former mayor of...

University of Toledo student receives four months of jail time

University of Toledo student receives four months of jail time

Morgan Kovacs, News Editor
September 27
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On September 21, University of Toledo student Christopher Housel was sentenced to four months in jail for burning another student last January. Housel, who was a third-year individualized studies major at the time of the incident, when he sprayed 180-proof alcohol on a candle, which burned fellow...

Republican nominee Donald Trump holds rally in Toledo

Republican nominee Donald Trump holds rally in Toledo

Jessica Harker, Editor-in-Chief
September 27
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On Wednesday, Sept. 21, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his vice presidential nominee Mike Pence visited the Stranahan Theater on Heatherdowns Blvd. in Toledo to rally with their supporters. Trump opened up the event with remarks about how great his campaign was doing in the polls,...

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