By Jayhlin Rodgers Texas Southern University joined Morgan State University Thursday, Sept. 22 in an all-expenses paid trip to the Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF) in Monterey, California. TSU’s Jazz Ensemble, University Choir, and Journalism department have taken flight to Monterey, along with 20 other jazz and choir students from Morgan State University, to perform at […]
By: Isaiah Robinson Houston, TX— Sometimes, a picture without color can tell you a thousand words, but a portrait of a man, woman, or child of color with no color can tell a million. Looking at a photo of four Black children playing on the concrete playground of their urban enclave, one man with […]
By Bradley Clark TSU Contributing Writer As the sun shines on Texas Southern University, the future of its students has never looked brighter. On Nov. 12, four TSU students won big at the “ThinkBIG Pitch Competition” held by “The Yard” alongside “Vulcan Materials Company.” The contest challenged TSU students to think creatively on how to […]
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.
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 […]
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.