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Professors to bring student research opportunites to TCU

Two new chemistry professors are working to bring notoriety to the university and to give students the opportunity to participate in potentially life-changing research. Eric...

Q&A: Author gives job tips

Harvey Mackay, author of five New York Times best sellers, including the runaway No. 1 best seller, "Swim with the Sharks Without Being Eaten Alive," is back with more advice about the hostile job market.

His new book, "Use Your Head to Get Your Foot in the Door: Job Search Secrets No One Else Will Tell You," was 15th on the New York Times list for Hardcover Business Best Sellers as of April 1.

Students get TV experience

University students are now getting a chance to announce games for the nationally-ranked Horned Frog baseball team not only on the radio, but on television as well.

Chuck LaMendola, play-by-play announcer for the baseball team, said that because of the deal struck with The Mountain West Sports Network last fall to air student-produced sporting events, students are now getting television announcing experience for the first time. Students were able to call games on the radio in the past, he said.

Alumnus’ production company thriving

Full-length feature films, videos for Coca-Cola and award-winning productions are normally things that describe a major production studio in Los Angeles or New York. However, in the case of Red Productions, they are the characteristics of a studio just minutes away from campus.

The award-winning Fort Worth video and film production company, started by 2004 university graduate Justin "Red" Sanders, is preparing to film its second feature length film in early May, Sanders wrote in an e-mail.

Job opportunities for business majors on the rise

New approaches must be taken to thrive in the job hunt, but opportunities for Neeley School of Business students are in good shape, a...

Panelists: The future of the media has never been more vibrant...

The role of media will always be a major factor in the country, no matter how it is delivered, Bob Schieffer said during the...

Official: National Internet access a necessity

Free access to information is a growing need for the nation's changing society, said Alberto Ibargüen, president and CEO of the John S. and...

New scholarship created from donation

Former Fort Worth Mayor Bob Bolen lives by the simple motto "Always leave a place better than you found it." After a recent gift...

Official: Friending employers ill advised

Students should never add employers as friends on Facebook, a university official said.John Thompson, executive director for Career Services, said "friending" employers can do...

Baseball holds clinic benefitting the Komen Foundation

The first annual TCU Women's Baseball Clinic got off to a great start, raising more than $2,500 for the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Tarrant County, an event representative said.

The clinic, created to raise joint support for breast cancer and the new baseball season, had around 180 participants, said Traci Larrison, a senior account executive for ISP Sports at TCU. The event started with a fashion show of all of the team's uniforms with players striking their best poses on the catwalk.

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