Thunderbird 70th Anniversary: Calling All Classes!

By Emma Livingston, Co-Editor This past weekend, Thunderbird celebrated its 70th Anniversary with an All Class Reunion. The festivities started for me early in the week, with a dinner at Pappadeaux with a Japanese alum from 1991, and continued to build momentum as maintenance mounted an elegant white picket fence to vastly expand the outdoor […]

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 […]

1 Global Place: TEDx Mission Accomplished

By: Anthony Veltri, Guest Writer, and Alina Buzgar, News & Features Editor  April 18 marked the fruition of a bold vision: TEDxYouth@Glendale organized by Thunderbird school and students and offered to both T-birds and the larger youth community in the West Valley. 12 speakers took the stage and over 400 people were in attendance. Here is […]

12 TEDx Talks You Must See Before You Graduate

By: Anthony Veltri ’14, Guest Writer 12 TEDx talks from prominent speakers address a diverse audience of Thunderbird students, staff, faculty along with Glendale area youth. With only days left until TEDxYouth@Glendale, the team is working hard to finalize plans and create the best experience possible for you. Over the past weeks an additional number of […]

Regional Night

It was another bumping Saturday night in the TEC for this trimester’s last regional night, celebrating the European, Middle Eastern and African cultures.  The event tent filled early, as usual, with some varied and delicious dishes waiting for us (and, of course, the free beer). After polishing off my second plate, and leaving little room […]

From The Desk of the TSG

Hello T-Birds!! Yet another fun week at Thunderbird has passed, coupled with some exciting visitors, headways on major issues, and some interesting decisions. Beginning with the visitors, various Trustees have been coming to campus to show their support for the students during these challenging times. Tuesday and Friday brought both meetings with students and appearances […]

Clubbing in the Spring

Early Spring afternoon, 46 clubs and students converging at the TEC… sounds like the day Thunderbird went clubbing! Club Day returned to its old haunt at the TEC after spending a sizzling day in the Arizona heat last Fall. With Spring ’14 Club Day, the crowds were thinner and proceedings were less chaotic. Nonetheless, ever […]

Regional Night gets mean…errr MENA

“And I, as I recall it ended much too soon Oh what a night, Hypnotizing, mesmerizing me Sweet surrender, what a night!” And what a night it was! The last Regional Night of the trimester definitely went out with a bang. A chilly night beckoned the student body, but none could be deterred from attending […]