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The official newspaper for the University of Texas at Tyler before it was changed back to the UT Tyler Patriot. Articles in this issue include: Board of Regents hears tuition increase proposals; Crowd Pleaser, Pulitzer Prize winning author George Will jokes, informs at lecture series event; Nursing school introducing new online program; Professors, Army Research Lab collaborating, Military drafting women: Is this a step forward in gender equality; Politician to watch; Slavery still happening today; Student Government Association improves student an campus life; SGA could create environmental fee student referendum; University honors Darwin Day at Discovery Science Center, other events; University's Innovation Academy teaches students creativity, problem-solving; Meteorologist, campus professor explain weather changes; Poetry Slam faces hiccup, follows through; Student Government Hosts upcoming "meet your senator" event, Meet your SGA senator; University celebrates Black History Month; Robots compete at the Ornelas Activity Center in a meeting of metal; High controversy and higher expectations at the 45th Academy Awards; UT Stories from the staff and students; Order on the Court, University tennis programs looking to take the next step; Super Bowl 50; Sports Briefs: Simmons places 3rd at University of Houston meet, Same Lane diving catch earns spot on sportcenter; NO. 7 Trinity tops NO. 20 Patriots in Clements Finale; Posting up Positivity; Stevens gives credit for award to teammates; Photo Finish: Darwin Day.

Publication Date

Winter 2-16-2016


tuition, Board of Regents, The Doctorate of Nursing Practice, George F. Will, R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center, Army Research laboratry, biofuel, drafting women, Sen. Rand Paul, slavery, Student Government Association (SGA), Darwin Day, Innovation Academy (UTTIA), weather changes, base, will, nursing, poetry slam, Black History Month, Ornelas Activity Center, VEX Robotics competition, Academy Awards, Amy Yates, tennis, Super Bowl, Softball, basketball, Discover Science Place

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The Patriot Talon (February 16, 2016)



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