Toledo has already broken the record for snowiest winter this year, but we're not done yet; hear what one local weather expert has to say about what we can expect. Gina Todd reports from Les Cayes, Haiti, where students in UT's "Learning Through Service" course spent their spring break helping others. Zeinab Cheaib has information about whether or not some local eateries with past health violations have cleaned up their acts. With the Flappy Bird game app no longer on the market, some people are making a great deal of money by selling their used smartphones online. A monster truck show takes over Toledo's Huntington Center over Spring Break. The UT Department of Communication is prepared to award thousands of dollars in scholarships; find out when the applications are due. The Rocket Men's and Women's basketball teams recognize their graduating seniors and Frank Vajcner speaks to two of the standouts. Samantha Muirhead has highlights of the Men's Basketball team's regular-season finale against Eastern Michigan and also has a look at a local women's football team who's hard-working athletes are competing across the region.
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Andy Heilman has the latest information on damages to campus from flooding caused by last week's melting snow and heavy rainfall. Coty Wright looks into a series of reported gas leaks that have disrupted operations at UT. Nadine Armoush checks out the planned multi-million dollar renovations that have begun at the Rocket Football team's Larimer Athletic Complex. Engineering students and faculty at UT celebrate national Engineer's week. A juried exhibition showcases student artwork in the Center for Visual Art downtown. Guyton Mathews is there as the Black Student Union hods their annual fashion show. Natasha Gordon reports from the site of a new off-campus student apartment complex that is set to begin construction soon. And Darius Copeland has Rocket Sports; the induction ceremony for UT's Varsity-T Hall of Fame, and highlights of the Rocket Basketball doubleheader where the women hosted Western Michigan and the Men squared off against Ball State.
An update on the status of a UT Men's basketball player who was charged with DUI following an incident on February 8. Scam Emails are targeting students, Gina Todd has information on what to watch out for. Frank Vajcner talks to UT's grounds supervisor Doug Collins and has an update on the seemingly perpetual repairs to the East ramp parking garage. Samantha Muirhead visits an exhibit straight from Paris that has just opened at the Toledo Museum of Art. UT's Confucius Institute holds a series of events on main campus celebrating Chinese New Year. BashCon draws large crowds to the Student Union over the weekend in the 29th edition of the annual convention. Gamers are gaining recognition through the UT ESports organization. Nick Meel at the Rec Center as students and community members swim laps to raise awareness of Diabetes. Zeinab Cheaib has Rocket Sports: highlights of the Rocket Women's basketball team's "Rockets For the Cure" game vs. Ohio University, and a recap of the UT Club Hockey team's match vs. Akron at Toledo's Ice House.
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Natasha Gordon looks into a burglary attempt near campus that resulted in the arrest of a suspect who was stabbed while trying to enter a student's house. Coty Wright investigates how this winter's record-breaking snowfall and cold temperatures are putting a pinch on UT's budget. Roads are in bad shape as the city of Toledo struggles to keep up with potholes near campus. A new dean is named to lead the Judith Herb College of Education. The College of Business & Innovation holds a job fair for students. Guyton Mathews reports on a well-known speaker who was on campus as a part of UT's Black History Month events. Plus, Nadine Armoush has Rocket Sports; highlights of the Rocket swimming & diving team's home meet against Michigan State, highlights of the Rocket women's tennis team's match against Detroit, and a recap of the weekend's men's & women's basketball games. And Samantha Muirhead talks to members of the UT club wrestling team, who are competing against some major universities.
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Gina Todd attends the Last Alarm service for two Toledo firefighters who died in the line of duty, and has the latest information on charges being filed in the wake of their deaths. Another building on campus falls victim to cold weather related water damage; Zeinab Cheaib has the details. Information on how you can protect yourself against the flu, and UT hosts a program geared to helping prevent sexual assault and domestic violence. Darius Copeland talks to the person behind the @UT_Problems twitter account and hears how UT officials are viewing the account's satirical posts. The Seagate Food Bank is helping less fortunate families through Project PJ, and the UT Department of Theatre is teaming up with the Toledo Symphony to perform "Amadeus" in the Toledo Museum of Art's Peristyle Theatre. Plus, Frank Vajcner has Rocket Sports; highlights of the Rocket swimming & diving team's home meet against Akron, highlights of the Rocket men's tennis team's victory over Youngstown State, a recap of the men's basketball team's game at Ohio University, and highlights & post game reaction from the women's basketball team's game against Bowling Green.
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Introducing our Spring 2014 semester TV Journalism class with their student producers.
Our first newscast will air Tuesday, February 4!
Front Row (L to R): Gina Todd, Zeina Cheaib, Natasha Gordon, Assistant Producer Brandan Carnes,
Producer Kristen Rosendale, Nadine Armoush, Samantha Muirhead, Alexis Dings
Back Row (L to R): Guyton Mathews, Nick Meel, Darius Copeland, Frank Vajcner, Coty Wright, Andy Heilman
UT:10 News Producer, Kristen Rosendale, has highlights and post game reaction from the Rockets' victory over the Central Michigan Chippewas to open their MAC conference play at home in Savage Arena. The win snapped the men's 2-game losing streak and takes them to 13-2 on the season and 1-1 in MAC play.
Highlights and post game reaction from the Rocket women's basketball team's close win over the Northern Illinois Huskies in their MAC home opener in Savage Arena on January 9. The win broke the Rockets' 3-game losing streak and moved the women to an even 1-1 record in the MAC.
University officials are considering demolishing Carter Hall; some helpful tips for studying for final exams and resources available to students writing papers; Brittney Lucas braves the crowds for this year's early start to Black Friday to give us a look at how local businesses are benefitting from the extended shopping hours; Roderick Houpe previews this year's top holiday gifts; some tips for securing your house or apartment over winter break; Lucas County Children Services is collecting toys to give to abused & neglected kids for the holidays; Morgan McDougle heads downtown to the Cherry Street Mission as volunteers feed the area homeless a Thanksgiving feast; plus Rocket Sports: highlights of the Rocket football team's final regular-season game at Akron, a recap of the Rocket women's basketball team's Thanksgiving trip to California, and a look at Jeremiah Detmer who is up for the prestigious Groza Award for kickers.
A female student is assaulted during the course of an attempted robbery near the foot bridge behind the CPA; students concerned about safety can now download a free smartphone app that gives them a direct line to police in case of emergency; UT is moving forward with plans to create a new honors housing complex on campus; students and staff help save lives by donating blood; two UT performance groups team up for an opera on campus; Deena Mitchell has a sneak peek at the Toledo Zoo's 27th Annual Lights Before Christmas; Mike Smith talks to local police officers and firefighters who are raising money by taking to the ice; Alexa-Marie Pitt has Rocket Sports: the results of the Rocket women's volleyball team's trip to the MAC tournament and highlights of the Rocket men's basketball team's 3-game appearance in the 2K Sports Classic in Detroit; and Jessica Lemieux attends a mixer hosted by the Rocket men's and women's tennis teams to raise money for spring travel.
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