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Tinsley Hall back in operation after months of closure

Karah Guidry, a junior biological sciences major, studies in the new Tinsley Hall study lounge.

Trinity Brown, Staff Reporter

September 18, 2020

After months of renovating and add-ons, Tinsley Hall is finally open this semester. The building had been out of use and surrounded by a fence while construction workers cleaned out old rooms, tore down walls and added a new computer lab to transform the building into the university’s new tutoring headq...

Student Accessibility Services offers mask accommodations for differently-abled students

Clear masks and face shields are available through the Office of Student Accessibility Services in Tinsley Hall. Students must provide documentation of a disability in order to receive a Face Covering Exemption Card

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2020

With the recent university mandates, differently-abled students may have issues navigating campus and their classes. Due to certain health conditions, wearing a face mask for long periods of time could pose difficulties for some students. The university has released a Face Mask/Coverings Exemption P...

University gives update on Tinsley Hall renovations

For the past year, Tinsley Hall has been undergoing reconstruction to transform the space into a student resource center. The hall is expected to be finished in Spring 2020.

Symiah Dorsey, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

Renovations to Tinsley Hall are still underway, and the university administration is seeking to complete the finishing touches by the end of the Spring 2020 semester. Previously a classroom space for subjects such as mathematics, Tinsley Hall will transform into a student activity space and an extensi...

Tinsley to become a new student-centric hub

Tinsley Hall is due for a remodel, which will involve replacing all of the original, single-paned windows, constructing a computer lab on the first floor, and expanding the Center for Student Excellence to the second floor.

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

May 13, 2019

Plans are underway to renovate Tinsley Hall into a student center of activity. The university administration will be expanding the Center for Student Excellence to the second floor of the hall, and provide a computer lab for students on the first floor. In addition to these efforts, the building that is o...