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Slideshow: TCU women’s volleyball defeats Prairie View A&M 3-0

Horned Frogs return to the winning spirit and defeat the Panthers 25-13, 25-12 and 25-11 Saturday.

New dorms could solve housing crisis

With conversations about the future of Worth Hills and the idea of new dorms, TCU housing is the talk of the town. But for...

Rising cost of tuition increases risk of maxing out on loans

With the costs of tuition rising at an uneven rate compared to income levels, students need to talk to financial advisers before taking out...

Employers anticipate hiring more college graduates in 2011

Employers anticipated hiring more college graduates in 2011 compared to a couple years ago, Executive Director of Career Services John Thompson said he found...

Sophomore receives surprise scholarship from novelist Sandra Brown

Sophomore Bill Hamlett received a big surprise — one in the form of a full two-year tuition scholarship and a chance to meet best-selling...

Cheerleaders finish sixth, will not return to nationals next year

After placing sixth in the National Cheerleaders Association national competition last week, TCU's cheerleading squad learned it might have been its last trip to...

Alumna living in Japan says food, gasoline in short supply

More than a week has passed since the magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami hit Japan, but TCU alumna Jessica Fleming, who lives in Japan, said there was still inadequate access to food and gasoline.

Fleming, who lives in Shiogama, a city about 10 miles east of the city of Sendai, which was 80 miles from the quake's epicenter, said that compared to the citizens who were homeless and those who were located within the 50-mile radius around the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant, she and her fiancé's family were doing "A-OK."

Recap of the weekend’s sports

Equestrian

TCU's equestrian team won 12-3 on Sunday against Delaware State.

The No. 6 Frogs earned three MVP accolades with junior Victoria Lee, senior Milana Trimino and sophomore Kolby Simonson each capturing one.

Lee, along with junior Taylor Frederick and sophomore Jennifer Whitt, gained points for a 5-3 win in Equitation over Fences.

Trimino helped lead the Frogs to a 7-1 victory in Equitation on the Flat, while Simonson finished in a draw in Reining.

On Saturday the Frogs will compete against No. 2 Georgia.

Black History Month wraps up with NAACP forum

As February came to an end, Black History Month concluded its month-long celebration and awareness of the history of African-Americans with the TCU National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Forum "Unsung: Other Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement."

The forum, led by Briana Saldana on Monday in the Brown-Lupton University Union, presented information about the Civil Rights Movement, racism and how African Americans have progressed over the years, freshman strategic communication major Sarah Allen said.

Program shows high school students college experience

About 100 high school students in the Dallas-Fort Worth area walked in the shoes of a college student Monday. From attending classes to eating...
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