Who Do I Contact?

By Emma Livingston, Co-editor This past week, I have been scouting the Thunderbird Herberger building, getting to know the staff, finding out who does what, and who students can turn to if they have questions or concerns. I learned from Dodie Busch, Senior Director of Student Experience & Affairs, that her department will be coming […]

Merger Mania: Student Town Hall this Friday

This column is dedicated to the thoughts of students as the Arizona State University merger progresses. By Jessica Knutzon, Co-editor On Friday, October 2, Dr. Morrison is hosting a Student Town Hall in Yount 100 at 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Several questions have been submitted for the meeting and students are working together with […]

TSG to Outsource Student Government to ASU*

By Keith Blincoe, Staff Writer ATTENTION: Satire article. Reader discretion is advised. According to fictional sources familiar with the matter, Thunderbird Student Government (TSG) has decided to outsource its student governing duties to Arizona State University (ASU). Citing the difficulty of dealing with an increasingly rowdy student body, the demands of their schoolwork, and the […]

Easterlies Regional Night: How was it all done?

By Chaitra Somasundar, Staff Writer The first regional night (Easterlies Regional Night) of the Fall 2015 semester was held on Saturday,  September 19. The TEC was filled with exotic dances, plays, costumes, music and cuisines provided by the African Club, Middle East and North Africa Club (MENA), China Club, East Asia Club, and India South Continent […]

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 […]

Welcome to New TSG President and Vice President

By: Marissa Burkett, Audio/Visual Editor Das Tor would like to congratulate the winners of the 2015 Fall Thunderbird Student Government Elections! Voting wrapped up on Wednesday, April 22, with 43% student turnout in the polls. Meet your new student leadership: TSG President, Kaladhar Rachabathuni I am true Thunderbird at heart – always looking for challenges and exploring […]

Asia: Enjoy Diversity and Color

By: Alina Buzgar, News Editor This Saturday, March 28, TSG invites us to join the Asia Regional Night. The weekend is packed with activities and starts off with the Preview Day and with the Asia Regional Night as the highlight on Saturday. Prospective students who will be visiting the campus are invited along with all […]

Know your TSG Representatives, Part II

By: Alina Buzgar, News Editor Das Tor welcomes the new team of Thunderbird Student Government (TSG) Student Representatives for Spring 2015. Thank you for your commitment to the T-Bird community and thank you for your service. Jayadeep Tanikonda, Representative of Community Outreach & Module Abroad As the module abroad representative, I will be the face […]

MENA and ISCC Regional Night, A Big Hit

By: Marissa Burkett, Staff Writer Thunderbird Student Government, Spring 2015, hosted its first Regional Night on February 18.  It explored the food, drink, dance and song of the India Sub Continent Club and Middle East and North Africa Club.  The night featured an array of regional dance from all over India, a fashion show and […]