Photograph: Twitter @onacasella/KTSU2 Officials in Houston confirm at least eight fatalities and numerous injuries during Friday night’s opening show of artist Travis Scott’s AstroWorld Festival. The deaths and injuries happened when the crowd of 50-thousand started to surge towards the stage; however, the cause of deaths and injuries have not been confirmed, said Houston Police […]
By KTSU2News Service As supporters gathered in the College of Education auditorium, Texas Southern University and JP Morgan Chase announced a $1 million partnership today that will support the Jesse H. Jones School of Business’ Future Bankers Leadership Program, which is designed to open pathways for students seeking careers in finance. Jamie Dimon, chairperson and […]
Excitement was in the air for Texas Southern University‘s 2021 homecoming football game in Durley Stadium on campus. KTSU2News captured some of the game with a drone as the Ocean of Soul marching band set the tone for the day.
There is no doubt that the rise of social media has enabled individuals to network and reconnect with one another at a much faster rate than ever before. At the time, Facebook’s capacity to connect people from all over the world was revolutionary. Instagram allowed users to create an online photo album and share it […]
By Briana Williams (contributor) Texas Southern University‘s Recreation Center held Pink Out Day recently aimed at educating students of the deadly effects of breast cancer. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The organizers of the TSU event included games and other activities to educate students about breast cancer. “Black women are 40% more likely to […]
By Bradley Clark, Mario Dunham and Zy’riah Simmons (contributors) The Granville M. Sawyer Auditorium was filled with joy and laughter as Texas Southern University’s theatre program prepared for its Oct. 8-10 performances of The Wiz. Within the storied auditorium, hungry, eager, and engaged students worked around the clock over three weeks to put the entire […]
By Z’Nye McNeil, Alexis Hood and Kyndel Phipps (Contributors) Prepare to walk down the yellow brick road as The Wiz makes its way to Texas Southern University’s Granville Sawyer Auditorium from Oct. 8-10. The musical, directed by Rachel Dickson will feature Trinity Brooks as Dorothy, Trevor Mouton as Tinman, Samuel Jones as Scarecrow, Talbert Williams […]
By Briana Williams, Brooklyn Gordon and Donovyn Bookman (Contributors) The Texas Southern University’s Recreation Center will host its annual Pink-Out for Breast Cancer event on Oct. 7 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which begins this week. Tiffany Conard, a TSU alumna, a former rec center employee of […]
Facebook appeared to have resolved networking issues that caused the company’s flagship app to be unavailable for more than six hours on Monday. According to monitoring service DownDetector, users of Facebook’s sister applications, Instagram and WhatsApp, reported an increase in account access issues around 11:35 a.m. ET Monday—rendering all three applications inoperable. The company, which […]
by Mikol Kindle This photo essay is of TSU’s 2021 Homecoming game day Saturday, Oct 2. KTSU2News photojournalist Mikol Kindle captured the images through his creative lens.