Travis’ Progress

By Deepali Ramaiah & Janani Balu “The most important thing about recovery is to pass the message on” – Maurice Gibb. It has been little over a month now since Travis Richardson, our fellow T-bird & friend, suffered an immense injury during a Rugby Tournament in Flagstaff. Below is a look at his progress thus […]

Mr. and Ms. Thunderbird Fall 2013

Last Friday evening saw the manifestation of the 2nd Mr. and Ms. Thunderbird pageant at the Pavilion, aimed towards fundraising for the Fall 2013 class gift. There were 12 contestants that competed to represent the school as the next Mr. and Ms. Thunderbird. The audience and 6 judges voted and judged the contestants on different […]

Spotlight on a Student – Avreeayl “Ave” Womack-O’Neil

By Kelly Swanson I met Avreeayl the first day of our class in Glendale. We have been friends ever since. From my perspective Ave as we call him, is an incredible person with a deep since of family values. The motto “Family first, then everything else” seems to be a creed with Ave. When traveling […]

Faculty Column: Entrepreneurial Decision Making

By Professor Robert Hisrich Entrepreneurship is an approach to decision making that is the essence of startup companies, corporate entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, technology entrepreneurship, governpreneurship (government entrepreneurship), and, when it occurs, university entrepreneurship. This entrepreneurial approach will continue to increase in the 21st century due to rapidly changing technology, more informed consumer markets, shorter product […]

The Thunderbird Stories Project

Do you know what the Thunderbird Stories Project is? If not, rush right away to the ThunderShop and buy a copy! The Thunderbird Stories Project was created by a group of Thunderbird ’11 students: Joe Fuyuno, Jessi Bellama, Ben Neblock  and Monika Stoeffl to create a community of stories and storytellers, bringing people together across continents and […]

Fall Volleyball Tournament

The Thunderbird Net Impact Chapter partnered with the volleyball club to host a volleyball tournament yesterday at the YMCA. It was a bright sunny Saturday and they were making the most use of it. The tournament was held from 1-5 pm and there were 10 teams competing to win the tournament and the ‘best – […]

Thunderbird Rugby Tournament a Great Success

Last Saturday, Thunderbird hosted three other Rugby clubs in a round robin tournament to end the Fall 2013 season.  Red Mountain, Phoenix Rugby Club, and Camelback Rugby Club gave their all to win bragging rights, and, a shiny new trophy. Thunderbird’s first game against Camelback was a hard fought one.  In a mix of both […]

Know Your Campus and Win! – Contest #7

Congratulations to Contest #6’s winner, Guido Chua! He won a $15 Wal-Mart gift card by being the first to email the most accurate answer. The correct response was: The picture is of the “spare” trash bins by the side of the building where the mail office and the Archives section are located. THIS WEEK’S PHOTO: Look at the picture, figure […]