Texas Southern University president Dr. John M. Rudley announced during the university’s Winter Commencement ceremony December 12 that he will step down as president at the conclusion of the 2015-2016 academic year. During his announcement, Rudley thanked former Board Chairman Glenn O. Lewis for providing an opportunity for him to return to TSU in 2008 […]

  Two people have been shot at a TSU student housing complex. It has been confirmed that one of the victims has died. A university spokesman said the shooting was reported today at 11:30am at the University Courtyard Apartments. Houston Police  now have two suspects in custody and are seeking a third person. The campus is […]

Texas Higher Education Journal and Diverse Issues In Higher Education recently recognized Texas Southern University (TSU) as a leading producer of bachelor’s and graduate degrees among African Americans and Hispanic Students. Out of 100 African Americans conferred graduate degrees, TSU ranked fourth following Howard University who ranked first. TSU also ranked first in Texas with […]

Congratulations Texas Southern University! The Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) has announced that the Texas Southern football program has been named the 2010-11 recipient of the Academic Progress Rate (APR) Most Improved Award for the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The APR Most Improved Award recognizes one institution at each of the 14 FCS […]

via: defendernetwork.com The NFL draft has come and gone and even though they didn’t hear their name called by Commissioner Roger Goodell, two local gridiron stars were hot properties in the moments after the draft concluded. Prairie View’s All-American defensive end Adrian Hamilton was signed by the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Southern’s All-SWAC wideout Joe […]

Born Chloe Anthony Wofford, in 1931 in Lorain (Ohio), the second of four children in a black working-class family, Toni displayed an early interest in literature. She studied humanities at Howard and Cornell Universities, followed by an academic career at Texas Southern University, Howard University, Yale, and since 1989, a chair at Princeton University. She […]

Praise 92.1 visits TSU’s Media Performance, and Radio Operations classes leaving students with empowering words of wisdom. Check out the full story and photos from this inspirational teaching.


The ceremony will take place Friday, Sept. 16, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. CT in the Granville Sawyer Auditorium located on the campus of Texas Southern University.

Via: forwardtimes.com The young men of WALIPP-TSU Preparatory Academy have rich educational experiences on the campus of Texas Southern University. Recently, WALIPP scholars visited the TSU University Museum to observe college classes in Art Appreciation and Theatre Appreciation.

By Mike Capetillo Texas Southern University becomes the first Historically Black University ever to receive its own channel on Comcast on Demand. The partnership is a great opportunity for students to experience hands-on training and create highly professional and entertaining programs. The channel will consist of various shows ranging from news and current events to […]