Team TC/TK

Meet the team!

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Candra BarnesMascots with Candra
Year: Junior
Major: Family Services major with a minor in LYHS
Favorite TC/TK Memory: TK and TC dancing with the Toy R’ Us Giraffe!
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: Because it is a great way to get involved on campus!
Favorite UNI Tradition: All of the homecoming events! 
 
Emily West
Year: Junior
Major: Elementary Education majorEmily and TC
Favorite TC/TK Memory: I just love to watch TC because all of his mischief and TK just stands and watches in disbelief that she got so lucky to have such an awesome brother...
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I have always wanted to be involved with our mascots in some way. They are such a blast and I wanted to be a part of such an awesome part of our University.
Favorite UNI Tradition: I love Panther Pride Cry and Greek Week! 
 
Bailee MobergBailee with mascots
Year: Sophomore
Major: History Teaching major
Favorite TC/TK Memory: Hanging and doing Pep Crew cheers with TC and TK.
Why you are a member of TC/TK: I love UNI and I love the mascots! I want to hang out with them more!
Favorite UNI Tradition: Doing the Interlude at every sporting event! 
 
Josh Schoon
Year: SophomoreJosh and TC
Major: Elementary Education major
Favorite TC/TK Memory: Going to Hansen Elementary and watching TC interact with the kiddos!
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I love interacting with the kids at games and watching their faces light up when they see TC and TK!
Favorite UNI Tradition: Campaniling- Hopefully with TK someday! ;) 
 
Nicole WilsonNicole with mascotsYear: Senior
Major: Elementary Education major with a Literacy and Special Education minor
Favorite TC/TK Memory: When they did the wobble at the halftime of a basketball game
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: Because I love UNI and want to be more involved!
Favorite UNI Tradition: All of homecoming! 
 

 

Jenna Gerard
Year: SeniorJenna with TC
Major: Early Childhood/ Elementary Education major
Favorite TC/TK Memory: My favorite memory of TC was watching him on the field of all the football games. He is always up to something and love seeing what mischief he gets into.
Favorite UNI Tradition: Men's Glee Club Christmas Variety Show.
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I joined Team TC/TK because I wanted to get involved on campus. This was also a great way to interact with people in the community. I love watching TC and TK interact with the kids and how excited the kids are when they spot them in the crowds.
 
Alicia HornfeckAlicia and mascots
Year:
Sophomore
Major: Middle Level/Junior High Basic Science Education major
Favorite TC/TK Memory: Watching TC/TK dance when the music starts playing at the games and watching them interact with the kids!
Why you apart of Team TC/TK are: It is a great way to get involved and be a part of the school spirit!
Favorite UNI tradition: I love watching the pride cries during Homecoming! I pretty much love all of Homecoming! 
 
Nicole Leyen
Year: SophomoreNicole L with mascots
Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders major
Favorite Team TC/TK Memory: Introducing my nieces to TK and TC and seeing how excited they all were to meet them!
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I love being a part of my school and being around little kids. Seeing their happy excited faces when they see TC and TK warms my heart! 
 
Brianna Fisher
Year: Sophomore
Major: Deciding major
Favorite Team TC/TK Memory: My favorite memory is going for a high five with TC and completely missing, then correctly nailing a double high five.
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I wanted to join the team because I was looking for an awesome way to get more involved on campus.
Favorite UNI Tradition: The Homecoming football game! 
 
Ryne Burds
Year: SeniorRyne with TC
Major: General Studies major with a minor in German
Favorite TC/TK Memory: My favorite memory so far is taking TC to the state fair or down to the MVC basketball tournament. 
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I like how excited everyone gets when the mascots come out and I love being able to work with the UNI cheerleaders and the UNI Dance team!
Favorite UNI Tradition: Homecoming and basketball games!
 

 

Program Advisor:

Connie HansenConnie
Favorite TC/TK Memory:
Every time I am with TC/TK they make me smile and they fill my heart with precious memoires.
Why you are a part of Team TC/TK: I get the privilege of advising Team TC/TK!
Favorite UNI Tradition: I love homecoming hands down. I also love the Polar Bare, Run, Walk or Roll.