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Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Savannah Peer

Terry Scholar - English Major Heather Hines, Reporter English major and graduating senior Savannah Peer will be the first Terry Scholar from TWU to walk across the stage this December. Savannah’s college career began in high school, where she earned 35 hours of college credit and a scholarship from her school. This allowed

Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Gabriela Robledo

Bilingual Education Major Johnna Headley, Reporter Gabriela Robledo will be walking across the stage to receive her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Bilingual Education. Robledo has further plans to pursue a Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction specializing in Bilingual Education while working as an elementary teacher. Robledo recognizes the major impact of

Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Madeline Potter

Visual Arts Major - Concentration Photography Matt Olson, Copy Editor Photography senior Madeline Potter has been distinguished within her program as an outstanding senior. Potter has made significant contribution to campus arts and the photography department. Her accomplishments include a show in the 010 Gallery and showings in the Black Box Gallery in Portland,

Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Lara Trad

Visual Arts Major - Concentration Graphic Design Sierra Taylor, Managing Editor Lara Trad is graduating with a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design. Originally from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Trad said she chose to attend TWU because she liked the graphic design environment that the art department offered. Trad shared:

Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Chuck Greenslade

Visual Arts Major - Concentration Graphic Design Nadiyah Suleiman, Page Editor Graduating Senior Charles “Chuck” Greenslade will be walking across the stage this December to receive a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic Design. Greenslade also serves as the President of American Institute of Graphic Arts TWU’s student graphic

Outstanding TWU Graduating Seniors – Cristina Zuniga

Visual Arts Major - Concentration Graphic Design Emily Nickles, Page Editor Cristina Zuniga is graduating with a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts with a concentration in Graphic design. She graduated with her Associates in Art in 2008 with a focus in Photography. Zuniga shares that her inspiration for choosing photography and then graphic

Chrysanthemum Tea

  The Office of International Education and International Student Association held their annual Chrysanthemum Tea today, Nov. 19, in the Hubbard Hall Banquet Room. Attendees enjoyed a selection of teas and delectable desserts as well as performances by international students and a stunning fashion show. Fun times were had by all.                                                                                              

Holiday Recipes from The Lasso Staff

The Lasso staff would like to share our favorite holiday recipes with you! We hope you enjoy!   Sweet Potato Souffle: Rhonda Ross, Advisor Souffle: 1/2 cup butter (1 stick), at room temperature, plus more to grease pan 5 medium sweet potatoes 2 large eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 cup milk Pinch of salt Topping: 1 cup

Attacks in Paris shake the World

Nadiyah Suleiman, Page Editor Johnna Headley, Reporter PARIS - The world watched horror-stricken as Paris, France was openly attacked with suicide bombing and mass shootings claiming around 129 lives. Over 350 people were wounded and 99 are in critical condition. According to CNN, there were six locations targeted in the attacks. The first attack,

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor: As Chair of the Department of English, Speech, and Foreign Languages, I was surprised to see Emily Nickles’ editorial last week lamenting the woes of being an English major at TWU. She failed to share her concerns with her advisor or with me. The department informed students of the

Dix Coney Island

Sierra Taylor, Managing Editor Denton welcomes a 24-hour diner to the variety of businesses around the downtown square. Dix Coney Island, located at 123 Elm St., opened for business Wednesday, Oct. 21 and has been serving delish coney dogs around the clock since. Whether you are looking to pop in for a quick