Western Regional Night: Fall 2016

By Laura Aviles, Staff Writer The lights were off, the music was on, the food was served, the flavors were mixed and the people, well the people were ready for the second Regional Night of Fall 2016. The second Regional Night of this semester was held on Saturday, November 19. The event was promoted by […]

The Bleeding Dance Forms of Asia

By Janhavi Hunnur, Staff Writer With Eastern Regional Night having already passed by, the images and sounds of Bollywood-style dance are still playing in our minds. Dance has been evolving along with the human race throughout history and is comprised of interesting events that have shaped its evolution all across the world. Asia’s cultural and […]

Let’s Party Like It’s the Last Regional Night

By: Alina Buzgar, News & Features Editor T-Birds had a fabulous party last Saturday at the last Regional Night of the semester. The theme of the night was “Let’s Party” and so we did! Transatlantic Regional night featured food, dances, and music representative of Latin America, Africa, and Europe. And there were no dissapointments as T-Birds […]

Behind the Scenes: The Preview & The Regional Night

By Deepali Ramaiah & Bala Rajendran Thunderbird Campus Preview weekend is one of the best-organized initiatives at Thunderbird, meant to connect the school with prospective students. The success of the program depends on thorough planning and co-ordination of Thunderbird Campus Ambassadors (CAs). With planning starting as early as the beginning of trimester to decide the […]

Diwali delight

Diwali is the ‘festival of lights’ celebrated in India. It generally falls during the end of October or early November and portrays victory of good over evil. It is celebrated in different ways in different parts of the country. In the northern part of the country, people light earth lamps besides playing cards, while in […]

What to Watch!

A weekly spotlight on things you may be missing! TMA Halloween Packaging Design Contest: Halloween is Thursday, October 31st! To get you into the spirit, Thunderbird Marketing Association is hosting a Halloween-themed packaging design contest. Here are the rules: Choose an everyday household item – a Kleenex box, a water bottle, anything you want – and […]

American Fiesta!

If there were any other way to fire up a Campus Preview weekend, the Americas Regional Night definitely trumped it! From the amazing, authentic food courtesy of the impeccable culinary decisions of the Latin American Business Club to the Mariachi singers specially brought in to pep up the crowd to the dashing dance performances by […]

New Students’ take on Our Big Night

I didn’t plan on taking the stage at regional night until around 11:30 AM Saturday, when I learned my “dancing skills” were needed. Although my career on stage lasted, at most, 30 seconds, it was clear–Thunderbird’s Regional Night had an air of celebration around it.  The efforts put on by the organizers, the food cooked […]

A Night in Asia

This past weekend, six clubs came together to represent the continent of Asia through food, song, and dance. First and foremost, a huge thank you to the Indian Subcontinent Club, Japan Club, Thai Club, Greater China Club, Taiwan Club, and Korea Club for putting on a phenomenal Asia Regional Night. The night began with an […]

ThunderDance holds Thunder Classes

The ThunderDance club began holding weekly classes, allowing students to learn dances from around the world and possibly burn out some of those extra calories from all that cheese and cookies we eat. Starting the week: Jennifer Juma: Learn a fusion of upbeat contemporary Afropop and traditional West African dance styles. Mondays 5pm to 6pm […]