Stories by Janelle Stecklein
Faculty, staff deserve free ticket to gamesFor the four years I've been attending TCU, our athletics program has been generous toward students, giving every TCU student free admission to all home sporting events.The TCU athletic department has proven that it supports the student body and values student attendance at its sporting events. But how generous and supportive is it toward faculty and staff? I guess it depends on how you look at things. TCU faculty and staff must pay to attend all ticketed sporting events. They don't get free admission like students do.
Gay marriage divides studentsTCU students are getting involved, taking sides and promoting awareness of an amendment dealing with same-sex marriage that voters will decide on Tuesday."(The proposition) is taking a lot of rights away from a lot of people," said Joanna Bernal, a sophomore news-editorial journalism major and a member of the TCU Gay-Straight Alliance. "I just feel that the government should focus more on things like education," she said. "They should focus their time more on things that are needed instead of things that are already being handled."