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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

TMA exhibits ‘America’

A painting depicting only blue shoes resting on a pillow is pretty self-explanatory. However, a trip to the Tyler Museum of Art will prove that average looking blue shoes are only part of a bigger picture. One of the pieces featured in Graham Williford's America under the thematic section Expressions of American Identity is from an artist named William Merritt Chase and is titled "Portrait of Harriet Hubbard Ayer" or "The Blue Shoes.

Crawford Off Broadway

Dr. David Crawford expresses his many theatrical talents within the walls of the Tyler Junior College Theater program. Last year Crawford's very own play was performed in New York, which is famous for it's classic Broadway plays and musicals. "It was called 'Harvest' and it ran last spring right off of Broadway," said Crawford.

Residence Hall Association gears up for idol contest

For the first time at TJC, the Residence Hall Association is bringing American Idol to you. American Idol is hosted by three judges, Paula, Randy, and Simon. There are 24 contestants who compete against each other in song and dance for their shot at the title and a major recording label contract.

BSM hosts free laundry night

Laundry Night offered by the Baptist Student Ministries was Monday, February 25th. The BSM served free pizza to the students who participated. The BSM gave away Starbucks Gift Cards as door prizes. Putt-Putt Golf was also set up so the students cold enjoy their time there.