Stay Gold: TU’s Canine Ambassador Goldie Dies After Cancer Battle


Saturday, June 19th 2021, 10:13 am
By: Kristin Wells


TULSA, Oklahoma -

After eight years of capturing hearts at the University of Tulsa, beloved canine ambassador Goldie has passed away.

Goldie died after a brief battle with cancer, the university reported Friday.

Goldie came to TU as a puppy in 2013. In her seven years at TU, she wandered campus to meet students, greet prospective families and share love with faculty and staff.

Goldie was even trained to retrieve the football tee after kickoff and was a proud supporter of Golden Hurricane athletics and the fans.

She also gained recognition as an award-winning dock-diver at competitions and loved being in the water.

You can read the full release from TU here.