Monday, September 29, 2014

HT17: Meet the Hosts Pt. 2 - James Gass

On this episode of Hawk Talk we feature an exclusive tell-all interview with co-host James Gass. He talks about his role at TU, his passion for content production, his accomplishments in new media, and some exciting new endeavors in his personal life.

Find all of James' podcasts and other projects here:

James' short film, The Bad Smell, which was featured in the first annual Google+ Film Festival can be seen here:

Follow James on social media:

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

HT16: Meet the Hosts Part 1 - Manish Tripathi

Welcome to part one of our, Meet the Host, series on Hawk Talk. In this first installment, we'll learn some interesting facts about Manish, his role at TU, and some of his interests.

Check out the link below for his Collaborate training schedule.…endar-7-15-14.pdf

Thursday, September 11, 2014

HT15: Gale Whitehurst On the History and Validity of the Constitution

On this episode of Hawk Talk we're celebrating Constitution Day. The TU Library is celebrating in a big way by having a Colonial themed photo booth and a gift card raffle. On the show this week, Professor of History, Gale Whitehurst talks to James about the history of the Constitution and weather or not it still protects us as American citizens.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

HT14: Welcome Back

On this episode of Hawk Talk, Manish and James give you some tips and tricks on logging into your TU accounts as well as some useful Blackboard information.

How to reset your password:

How to Log into your accounts:

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

HT13: Lauren Grubbs and the Spirit Shop

On this edition of Hawk Talk, we are joined by Lauren Grubbs, Coordinator of the Bookstore and Campus Connection Center/Webmaster. Lauren stops by to talk about all the great items you can pick up form the Spirit Shop as well as her love for graphic design work. For more information on Lauren and the Campus Connection Center, click here.

Monday, June 9, 2014

HT12: An Interview with Dr. Susan Lynn

On this edition of Hawk Talk, Dr. Susan Lynn talks about the Division of Education at Thomas University.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

HT11: An Interview with Bill Milford

Bill Milford stops by to tell us about TU's Social Work program and debunk the DFCS myth. Find out more at

Monday, April 21, 2014

HT10: An Interview with Dr. Jill Dennis

On this edition of Hawk Talk, Manish and James sit down with Dr. Jill Dennis to talk about her role at TU and how she came to be the Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management & Marketing.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

HT9: National Library Week

On this episode of Hawk Talk James and Manish discuss the Blackboard and EasyBib apps, how to find My Grades in Blackbaord, and cool events in the library.

Tech Segment
The Blackboard app for Android is experiencing errors with push notifications. Blackboard does not have an ETA for an update.
How to find My Grades in Blackboard:

EasyBib App:
EasyBib app for iOS devices:
EasyBib app for Android devices:

Need help using technology to complete projects or help deciding what technology for projects, etc.? Come see Manish in room 1 in the Library.

Library Segment
As a reminder, there is to be no food or drink in the Library. You may have drinks as long as they have a top.

Personal Research Appointments
Find the online form here:
Don’t wait until the last minute to schedule; schedule your research instruction 24hrs in advance.

National library week April 14th - 19th
TU Talks with Bonnie Woodbery and Shannon Woods on Living and Teaching in China. April 14th at 2:00pm in the Flowers Foods Executive Classroom.
Night Hawk Review Release Party April 17th. Refreshments will be provided.
Bring back any overdue books during that week and fines will be forgiven (does not apply to previous fines).
TU Spring Photo Show is April 18th from 6:00-9:00 PM at The Boardwalk located at 109 West Jefferson Street, Boston, GA.

If you have an announcement you would like us to make on the podcast, email James at

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

HT8: We're Back!

Tutorials for Blackboard & Blackboard Collaborate
Student Blackboard Page:
Student Blackboard Collaborate Page:

Blackboard Apps - not controlled by TU
Blackboard app for iOS devices:
Blackboard app for Android devices:

We have a new Library Director! Please welcome Lynn Kelly!

Board Game Night in the library will be held again on March 27th.