What’s So Special About Thunderbird?

By Bryce Bower, Co-Editor Let me tell you. During the first week of Foundations, one of my classmates from South Sudan said something I will never forget. He likened our campus to a small UN. People from dozens of countries all around the world come together in one place. We work together, study together, eat […]

The Soccer Dilemma of All Time

By Julio Espinoza, Staff Writer Last year, my colleague Nash Wills wrote an article about the soccer club at Thunderbird. The incumbent president and captain of the Thunderbird Futbol Club, Tomas Thomas, mentioned a year ago that “since fútbol (soccer) is the international language, it serves as another medium of communication and bonding between T-birds […]

Fútbol y Tacos

By Nash Wills, Staff Writer Last Friday the Latin American Business and Culture Club and the Thunderbird Football Club teamed up to host what was probably the most successful event, besides regional night, so far this semester. I recount the day’s events below: Fridays are supposed to be easy here at Camp Thunderbird, at least […]

Thunderbird Soccer Club: A Lifestyle Choice

By Nash Wills, Staff Writer Since starting school at Thunderbird in early August, I have managed to lose around 12 pounds. Being that I don’t have a car, my nutritional intake has been limited to pizza, smoked chicken sandwiches, and stir-fry from the dining commons—my weight loss must be attributed to something else. That something […]

World Cup Celebrations at Thunderbird

By Stephanie Smith Thanks to TSG’s hosting of activities around the campus and the great turnout of students, Thunderbird is full of excitement to celebrate the World Cup.  The World Cup festivities started off with a bang at a BBQ to watch Spain play the Netherlands, followed by Chile versus Australia.  The Chilean exchange students came […]

Thunderbird FC season comes to a close

By Kyle Schwent, ’15 Thunderbird FC closed out its season today with a loss in shootouts during the semi-finals of playoffs against Colombia FC. We grabbed control of the game with a goal in the first half, slipped a bit when the opponents scored twice in the 2nd half, but our chances were kept alive […]

USA vs. Mexico

The United States Men’s National Team was at home last Wednesday in Glendale for a friendly game against their Mexican counterparts, but you wouldn’t have known it counting the amount of green in the stands.  It was clear that Mexico’s fan base stretches deep into Arizona. As it was my first real soccer match I’ve […]