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Tuesday, October 27th, 2009
12:21 pm
Hi there NCAA College Fans....

Ok, first off, I have to say, I really have NO IDEA what I am doing with this. Hopefully I can actually post and not screw this up. ;)

Hi readers, My name is Cheri Rocha and I have recently opened an online business at www.yourcollegeteamstore.com. I am specializing in NCAA College teams in the C-USA, MAC, WAC, Mountain West, and SunBelt Divisions.

My husband was actually the inspiration for this store. He is an alumni of a C-USA school and was just tired of not being able to find merchandise for his school. You could always find stuff for the "Big Schools", or what would be considered the "popular" ones. So we started doing research and found that there are manufacturers that do make this stuff, but not many who will carry or sell it. So that is where Your College Team Store originated.

We are the typical family of 4, with 2 dogs, and a cat. Both our children are school aged and they really do eat up alot of our free time with all their sports and school activites, but we wanted to find something that we could do to help other "Division 1 School Alumni" or (current students) find the items that they want, without having to search and search for someone who makes or sells it.

As I said before, we just JUST OPENED...but, I am adding new items to every school in the C-USA, MAC, WAC, Mountain West, and SunBelt Divisions as I am able to find them. I will try and add new items as often and possible, and post on here what is new, and any promtions that we have that day/week.

I thank you in advance for taking a moment and clicking on our store link above... Please pass it along to your friends and family. The more people I can direct to the site, the higher I can get on those darn search engines... If you find something you like, and maybe it's not in your school, just let me know.. I will do what I can to find it for you.

Everyone have a safe and Happy Halloween this weekend.
Wednesday, March 4th, 2009
4:13 pm
MTV's True Life - Casting
Hi Guys

My name is Jennifer and I am a casting associate at MTV.  Right now we are casting for an upcoming episode of True Life.  For this episode, we are looking for people who are at odds with their parents for one reason or another.  Whether it is because of your major, relationships, or your lifestyle, MTV is interested in hearing your story.  I would also appreciate if you could pass it along to anyone else you may know.

You can email your situations to Parents@mtvnmix.com with their name, age, location, phone number, and recent photo.

Thanks, and feel free to message me with any questions

You can also view the full casting flyer at MTV.com at the True Life section
Monday, December 29th, 2008
3:59 pm
Looking for a wedding photographer, and a florist.

C'mon-- I know there are some TU photog students out that that won't charge me an arm and a leg!!!!!!

(Potential wedding date is May 17, 2009)
Thursday, December 4th, 2008
7:27 pm
Tuesday, June 17th, 2008
5:54 pm

The Gender Public Advocacy Coalition is pleased to announce the release of its 2008 GENIUS Survey in partnership with Ernst & Young. GenderPAC works to ensure that classrooms, communities and workplaces are safe for everyone to learn, grow and succeed.

The Gender Equality National Index for Universities & Schools (GENIUS), GenderPAC’s most recent effort to end discrimination and promote awareness, encourages colleges and universities to recognize the benefits of a GenderSAFEtm campus - supportive equitable and protective for all students. Choosing to participate in GENUIS sends a strong public statement that bullying or discriminating based on the race, sex or gender of a student, faculty, or staff member is not tolerated at your institution

Fill out the survey at: www.gpac.org/GENIUS2008survey, and make sure that we have data for as many schools as possible. Your voice will help us continue to work towards a safe and welcoming environment for every student.

*While we greatly appreciate the interest taken in GENIUS by students, staff, and faculty at academic institutions outside of the United States, at this time GENIUS is only able to track schools based in the U.S.

Tuesday, April 15th, 2008
10:55 pm
Summer roommate needed!
My boyfriend (current junior at TU) is looking for an opportunity to stay on campus over the summer, but he needs a roommate. Is there anyone here who has a spare room in their apartment that they are needing to fill? If so, please contact me at taylor HYPHEN breedlove AT utulsa DOT edu. He is looking for a job on campus to help foot the bill, as his original plan to be a desk manager and get a room that way fell through. Thanks so much!
Tuesday, March 11th, 2008
11:07 pm
Awesome food find
Helen of Troy

6670 S Lewis Ave
Tulsa, OK 74136
(918) 794-3322

It's Mediterranean style of cuisine and it is amazing. Everything is so fresh. The pita bread is to die for. And the meat pies, of the meat pies!

You must try it! It's amazing and the prices are so reasonable!

Fresh, healthy, GOOD food!
Thursday, March 6th, 2008
9:05 am
hey people who are actually on campus ever
Can anyone tell me what computer labs on campus are actually OPEN? Specifically open late--are any open until midnight anymore? And if you by any chance know if those computers have the stats program SPSS on them, I'll be your BFF. I know the education lab computers have SPSS, but the lab is only open until 4:30.


Current Mood: working
Wednesday, October 10th, 2007
10:07 pm
Mcfarlin library murals
Hi. I'm looking for some information about Mcfarlin library. According to some things a friend of mine has read, the student and faculty reading rooms (well, ex-reading rooms now) once had murals covering the walls that were paid for by Leta Mcfarlin. Does anyone know anything more about this, or better yet, seen pictures of them?
Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007
5:36 pm
I'm sorry if this offends anyone, but I'm going to rant...
Alright so... here it goes...


Alright, first of all... A University has absolutely no right throwing several hundred thousand dollars at any group of students. ever. period. the end.

but guess what... TU DOES!

In fact, each year the University throws at least this much money to a VERY FEW students and says "spend it."

Now granted, I LOVE THE FACT that TU is helping student organizations. Without this money, student groups all over campus would not have the funds necessary to operate. We're talking special interest groups (TU Bisexual, Lesbian, Gay and Transgender Alliance), religious groups (Muslim Students Association, Baptist College Ministry, Hillel House, etc.), academic honor groups (Beta Beta Beta, etc.), and the list goes on and on and on... in fact... SA allocated money to over 130 organizations. Cool, eh?

It would be...

I don't know how SA can justify spending several thousand dollars on entertainment several times a year. Horatio something -- some SNL comedian -- entertainment for TU homecoming? Please.

I applaud anyone's involvement with TU's organizations -- especially something that SHOULD be as worth as SA -- but my dissatisfaction doesn't lie in with act/actor... but rather on the principle.

College should definitely be an 'experience,' but I don't feel like its the job of the University to entertain its students. If they want to provide opportunities for student's, thats wonderful... [It's part of the reason why SA allocates money to organizations, isn't it?] But lets be honest here... Who is in charge of how much money SA gets? When did someone get to decide what there allocation is going to be?

There needs to be a change... and a big one.

Lets take more money out of SA's hands and put it in ACTUAL student organizations. You know, the ones that me and you can join and enjoy.

I'm sickened and disgusted by the way money is flushed down the drain year after year.

Current Mood: infuriated
Wednesday, September 26th, 2007
9:15 am
Hamster Cage
Does anyone have a hamster/small animal cage that they are no longer using?

I desperately need one as I am rescuing a hamster from sever neglect and the cage she was in is so tiny and broken.

I can't afford to buy a new one (have to pay the vet bill).

Please ask around! Let me know! Thank you all!
Tuesday, September 4th, 2007
9:21 pm
20% off coupon for The Body Shop
I have 7 coupons for The Body Shop. 20% off. Must be used before September 20th.

Want one? Lemme know.
Friday, August 3rd, 2007
12:08 pm

This Saturday August the 4th, from 11-3 Uniform Division North Police
Station, the Christian Ministers Alliance ,along with the Police
Department, Fire Department, Sheriff Department and others will give
away school supplies for free.  If You know of any family that may be in
need send and / or bring them by.  For more information you may call Rev.
W.R. Casey, President of the CMA @ 951-7407.

Wednesday, July 18th, 2007
5:44 pm
TU campus construction
Hi all,
I've been gone since the past semester, and I just wondered how campus construction is coming. Is Delaware patched up again? Did they ever do anything with the library steps that were torn down and forgot?

And as long as I'm posting, does anyone know if there's a chance that you won't get a parking spot even if you're living on campus? Or for the apartments, in your apartment's lot? Many questions, but thanks!
Monday, June 4th, 2007
7:54 pm
I just got my new bag in the mail!!!! I am so excited because it's totally unique and all mine!

I went to the site www.asimplebag.com and loved the "loren" style bag. I emailed the chic that makes them and asked her if she had any bags in green (cause I <3 green). She emailed me back with several pics of the green fabrics she had. I chose the one I liked and together we designed my bag! Isn't that awesome?!

So-- I am recommending her, Alon, and her site, www.asimplebag.com to EVERYONE!

Here is my bag

Current Mood: cheerful
Wednesday, May 30th, 2007
7:38 am
Show tonight!!
Hey everyone,

We're out on tour, and we're coming through Tulsa tonight (Wednesday, May 3oth!) We'd really love to see some friendly faces at the show, so if you're up for a cool rock show tonight, stop down! We're playing at Mooch and Burn, 222 N. Main Street. Unfortunately, the show is 21 and up, not all ages... It's at 8pm.

If you like bands like The Smiths, Q & Not U, PJ Harvey, Jeff Buckley or Modest Mouse, you might be into us.

You can hear what we sound like here: http://www.myspace.com/needleup

Hope you can come!

(sorry for the x-post!)
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007
1:45 pm
Plea for Volunteers
Are you out of school for the summer and want to help out in your community???? Great! I need you!

I am with AmeriCorps and work with low-income families at RiverView Park Housing Project. The kids get out of school at the end of this month and I will have 2 months to entertain these guys! Wanna help???? Contact me!!!!!

Not a "kid person"? No worries, we work with adults too! We have GED classes, employment/career/life skills classes and computer help.

If you are willing to give of your time, we can use you!

What's that? You ARE a kid person? Even better! What could you do? Well...
Read to the kids
Play outside with them
Help teach them social skills
Mentor/just hang out with them
Play in a sprinkler with them
Eat lunch with them
Color with them
Basically just be a mature and responsible role model for them (as they don't have many in their lives). I would be happy to write you a letter of recomendation at the end of the summer/log your hours/help out your reusme!

Email me alinthicum@gmail.com
Monday, April 2nd, 2007
10:35 am
THA Food/Basic Need Drive

Behind the cut is a list of the main needs and a points value (the higher the number, the greater the need)

If you are interested I will pick up any and all donations!
What we needCollapse )
Monday, February 19th, 2007
12:07 pm
AmeriCorps -- Plea for Volunteers
Desperation is setting in...

Seriously, if you don't hate kids and have 2 spare hours tomorrow night (5-7pm) we desperately need volunteers to help out CampFire.

It is the first workshop of our program, "How To Get Ahead In A Just Gettin' By World" and we have had great response from the residents. However, we are stressing because we do not have enough volunteers to handle the amount of kids we are expecting. If you can, please get back to me. Thank you!

alinthicum AT GMAIL DOT COM
Friday, February 16th, 2007
6:08 pm
moving to Tulsa in June
Hello everyone, my boyfriend and I are moving to Tulsa in the summer, and are looking for a place to live.

I would like to live in an apartment - not too expensive, but a safe neighborhood is more important than anything. It would be nice if I could be near the hospitals (I am a med student), but I understand they're usually in not-so-nice areas.

He would like to get a house - also in a safe neighborhood, preferably not too far from Nordam Group.

Suburbs are ok too. If you have any recommendations, please let me know! Thanks very much!
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