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Student arrested, accused of raping minor teen
Student arrested, accused of raping minor teen
Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] October 18, 2021

West Monroe police arrested a ULM student last Monday night on suspicion of third-degree rape. The suspect, Caleb Richardson, 18, is accused of raping a minor teen on Oct. 10 at an apartment on Contempo Ave. in West Monroe,...

Gov. Edwards visits ULM to promote COVID vaccine
Gov. Edwards visits ULM to promote COVID vaccine
Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Gov. John Bel Edwards visited campus last Tuesday to give $100 gift cards to students and community members receiving their first dose of the COVID vaccine. This is part of the Shot for $100 program which aims to encourage...

Louisiana joins Race to Zero campaign
Louisiana joins 'Race to Zero' campaign
Maggie Eubanks, [email protected] October 18, 2021

In an attempt to reduce the amount of green house gasses, Gov. Edwards joined Louisiana into the “Race to Zero” campaign.  The “Race to Zero” campaign is an initiative started by members of the Climate Ambition...

Panel explains, teaches importance of equity
Panel explains, teaches importance of equity
Carley Nail, [email protected] October 18, 2021

One word we hear often is diversity. Making sure the student body is diverse is a common goal many universities share.  But once a university becomes more diverse, what will be done to make sure it is equal fot all...

Fraternity promotes safe sex to destigmatize STDs
Fraternity promotes safe sex to destigmatize STDs
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 18, 2021

1 in 4 college students has an STD, according to Hartford HealthCare.  According to Inside Higher Ed., STDs are common on college campuses for many reasons—students have a difficult time addressing the topic with...

LAMBDA celebrates, honors Coming Out Day
LAMBDA celebrates, honors Coming Out Day
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Coming out is a process many LGBTQ people go through as they start to accept their sexuality or gender identity and begin to openly share it with others, according to Planned Parenthood.  For many, coming out is not...

Burn Ban: Warhawks douse Liberty Flames
Burn Ban: Warhawks douse Liberty Flames
Cameron Jett, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Don’t corner an underdog, because it just might bite back. Besides their home-opener against Jackson State, the Warhawks have been heavy underdogs...

Stop gendering mascots, support female athletes
Stop gendering mascots, support female athletes
Maggie Eubanks, [email protected] October 18, 2021

If I remember correctly, we live in the year 2021. So why are we still using gendered mascots? They are unnecessary and create a culture in sports...

Warhawks cooked by Cajuns, shut out by Chanticleers
Warhawks cooked by Cajuns, shut out by Chanticleers
Cameron Jett, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Warhawks volleyball met their toughest challenge of the year with a home matchup against their biggest rivals—the Ragin’ Cajuns—before...

Women’s cross country stalls at 19th | Sports Briefs
Women’s cross country stalls at 19th | Sports Briefs
Cameron Jett, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Women’s cross competed in pre-national competition. Among runners on the Warhawk roster, only sophomore Kaye-Loni Bowden and senior Sharon...

Relief funding should not be used towards athletics
Relief funding should not be used towards athletics
Carley Nail, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Schools all over the country are receiving money from Congress due to the pandemic and the effects it has had on education. But some schools...

Facebook should be held responsible
Facebook should be held responsible
Maggie Eubanks, [email protected] October 18, 2021

Facebook puts profits over safety. This is the rallying cry of Facebook’s whistleblower Francis Haugen, and I agree.   Facebook has shown...

iPhone 13’s upgrades are worth extra cost
iPhone 13’s upgrades are worth extra cost
Samir Gurung, [email protected] October 18, 2021

In September, Apple held an event where they launched four new devices: the iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone Pro and iPhone Pro Max. Although...

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