All the President’s (Little Green) Men

By Bryce Bower, Co-editor December of 2017 was filled with interesting news that no one heard about. On December 16, the New York Times published two articles about an encounter with an object that some believe to be extraterrestrial. One article described an experience two Navy airmen had in 2004. The other talked about the […]

Trump to Thunderbird: “Build a wall” around Mexican students*

By Keith Blincoe, Staff Writer –A satirical take on the world around us.– Real-estate tycoon and presidential hopeful Donald Trump paid a visit to Thunderbird’s campus. Below is a follow-up letter he sent after returning to New York. –ed. I just want to say thanks to all the wonderful students and faculty I met on […]

Know Your TSG Spring 2015

By: Alina Buzgar, Features Editor Das Tor welcomes the fresh team of Thunderbird Student Government (TSG) for Spring 2015. Sabah Hussain, President As TSG President, Sabah is responsible for coordinating student affairs and events. You’ll be able to see me Fridays 1pm-2pm at TSG public meetings in LH 53. I am interested in your opinions […]

From the Archives

  Dr. Roy Herberger, Jr. became Thunderbird’s eighth president, following the retirement of President William Voris. He led the school for 15 years of growth in a tumultuous world from July 1, 1989 to June 30, 2004. Herberger had a clear picture of goals in his mind that he wanted to accomplish in the school. […]

From the Archives…

Dear Readers, Can you identify this famous President of Thunderbird from the following clues? 1.This President was selected by the board of trustees when Thunderbird was struggling in every aspect; academics, physical campus, student morale and funding. 2. Being the seventh President of Thunderbird, he served for 17 long years and changed the reputation of […]

From the Archives…

Dr. Robert F. Delaney became the 6th President of Thunderbird after Dr. Arthur Peterson resigned from office due to health reasons. Dr. Delaney was one of the youngest Presidents of Thunderbird. Before assuming the role of President, Dr. Delaney was working as the Director of Edward R. Murrow Center of Public Diplomacy (administered by Tufts […]

From the Archives…

Dear Readers, I will give you three clues and I want you to identify this charismatic former President of Thunderbird. Clue 1: He was a skilled pilot and owned a private plane. Many times he flew his plane directly to the Thunderbird Campus. Clue 2: Due to his earnest efforts and hard work, the North […]

From the Desk of the TSG President

Congratulations to all the new students on finishing your first set of exams! You guys have shown great character and have successfully dove deeper into your programs! A few updates for the week: Americas Regional Night is here: On the 28th of September at the TEC, the first regional night of the trimester will be upon […]

From the Desk of the TSG President

As we step into week 3 of school, there are a lot of things that have happened and a lot to look forward to. Here is a brief summary of what has happened in the past week and what to look forward to: Club Day: Club day was held from 3-6 pm on Friday the 13th at […]

TSG President’s Address

Hello fellow T-Birds! I hope that all of you had a great summer! I also want to extend a very warm welcome to the new T-birds who have joined the family! I would like to take this opportunity to formally introduce you to the TSG Team for Fall ’13. President Abhishek Nagaraju Vice-President Nikhil Purwaha Treasurer […]