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Six years running as a “Great College to Work For”

FORT WORTH, Texas – The Chronicle of Higher Education has again selected Texas Christian University as one of the top universities honored in its 2016 “Great Colleges to Work For” list. This is TCU’s sixth year to be recognized, and the university again earned recognition in all 12 areas of distinction, a feat no other… Read more »

New podcast series investigates the state of journalism

Last month, in its “State of the News Media 2016” report, the Pew Research Center shared that two-thirds of U.S. adults said they learned about the presidential election from digital sources, including news sites, apps and social networking sites. By comparison, Pew reported, in 2012, just 17 percent of U.S. adults said they turned to… Read more »

TCU Baseball is again Omaha bound

The pitching duo of Brian Howard and Durbin Feltman retired 17 straight Texas A&M hitters and the TCU offense rallied with three unanswered runs to win the NCAA College Station Super Regional with a 4-1 victory. TCU is making its third consecutive trip to the College World Series and the fourth in program history. The… Read more »

TCU graduated 1,873 Saturday at its spring Commencement

Texas Christian University bestowed degrees on 1,873 students at its spring Commencement in three formal ceremonies held in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus May 7. The number is significant, as 1873 is the year TCU was founded, and it is the second consecutive spring that number of students graduated. Students… Read more »

Spring Commencement features “firsts”

Texas Christian University will feature several “firsts” at its spring Commencement. For the first time, three formal ceremonies will be held at 9 a.m., 1 and 5 p.m. in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena, 2900 Stadium Dr., on the TCU campus. Parking is free and tickets are not necessary for entry.   Also a… Read more »

More than 700 scheduled to graduate Saturday

Degrees from Texas Christian University and Brite Divinity School will be presented to 782 students during Fall Commencement ceremonies at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus. Students will receive their diplomas from Chancellor Victor J. Boschini Jr. The Chancellor also will deliver the Commencement address…. Read more »

TCU repeats as one of the “Great Colleges to Work For”

The University is the only college recognized in all 12 categories The Chronicle of Higher Education has again selected Texas Christian University as one of the top universities honored in “Great Colleges to Work For.” Since the university scored well in more than four categories, it was once again named to the Honor Roll. “It… Read more »

Toad to Omaha: TCU Baseball bound for College World Series

Via GoFrogs.com TCU walked-off with a thrilling 5-4, 16-inning victory over Texas A&M to advance to its second straight College World Series Monday night in front of 7,294 fans. Garrett Crain worked a 10-pitch lead-off walk to open the 16th. With two out and two on following a walk to Connor Wanhanen, Evan Skoug stepped… Read more »

Champions! TCU Baseball Clinches Big 12 Regular Season Crown

  A two-out error in the ninth allowed Derek Odell to score what proved to be the Big 12 regular season clinching run as No. 3 TCU rallied from a 4-2 deficit to pick up a 5-4 win over Oklahoma Thursday night. The conference championship is TCU’s first outright regular season team title in the… Read more »