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The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

Hazing Prevention Week promotes safety
Hazing Prevention Week promotes safety
Hanna Flynn September 26, 2022

Putting a handprint on a wood board may not look like much, but to ULM it is a commitment to safety and inclusion.  Last week, RSO’s participated in Hazing Prevention Week to recognize the dangers of hazing and promote...

ASL workshop fosters inclusion
ASL workshop fosters inclusion
Kassidy Taylor September 26, 2022

In efforts to bridge the gap between the hearing and deaf communities ULM students and faculty attended an introductory sign language workshop. The workshop was hosted by the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion on Monday.  The...

Students gain perspective on banned books
Students gain perspective on banned books
Mallory Kaul September 26, 2022

“Huckleberry Finn,” “Of Mice and Men” and “The DaVinci Code” are all popular literature titles that have something in common—somewhere in the world they are banned for their content.  Students gathered...

Second Circuit Court of Appeal educates students
Second Circuit Court of Appeal educates students
Maggie Eubanks September 26, 2022

The justice system in the U.S. can be mysterious and hard to understand. Lawyers and judges seem to speak in a different language, and there are certain decorums and traditions that must be kept.  The Louisiana Second...

Hundreds of bodies found buried in mass graves
Hundreds of bodies found buried in mass graves
Maggie Eubanks September 20, 2022

The war in Ukraine has raged on for seven months now. With the death toll near 6,000 and the number of refugees over 6 million, there is still little hope for a possible end to this war.  Last week, the Ukrainians garnered...

Speaker offers solutions for flawed education system
Speaker offers solutions for flawed education system
Maggie Eubanks September 20, 2022

Ivory Toldson, a doctor in counseling psychology, came to ULM last Thursday to speak on the importance of having quality research and statistics. ULM was honored to host Toldson. He has served in several capacities across...

Defense seals win over reigning Sun Belt champs
Defense seals win over reigning Sun Belt champs
Cameron Jett September 26, 2022

Warhawk fans, rejoice. Rejoice at the fact that the insufferable Ragin’ Cajuns—who were pinned by many experts to repeat as Sun Belt Conference...

Warhawks losing streak to Bobcats continues
Warhawks losing streak to Bobcats continues
Cameron Jett September 26, 2022

Warhawks volleyball succeeded at snapping a 44-set losing streak to Texas State on Friday with a 25-15 win in the first set. But the more daunting...

“Fun Belt” living up to its name in 2022
“Fun Belt” living up to its name in 2022
Jonah Bostick September 26, 2022

Before the 2022 college season began, not many expected the Sun Belt Conference to be one of the main talking points in college football. Four...

Warhawks bounce back in 4-1 blowout
Warhawks bounce back in 4-1 blowout
Beau Benoit September 26, 2022

After a convincing 4-1 win over Southern Mississippi, Warhawk Soccer earned its first conference win, and elevated its conference record to 1-1....

High-tempo offensive scheme  has Warhawks ready for SBC play
High-tempo offensive scheme has Warhawks ready for SBC play
Beau Benoit September 20, 2022

The ULM women’s soccer team finished the non-conference portion of their 2022 schedule with a 5-1 win over Prairie View A&M. This win marked...

Hot takes on college life
Hot takes on college life
Carley Nail September 26, 2022

Don’t Forget Your Roots. College students are busy. You have to find time for classes, homework, organizations and manage to have a social life. Sometimes you feel like...

Five popular books banned around the US
Five popular books banned around the US
September 26, 2022

‘MAUS’ Inspiring controversy among U.S. libraries, “MAUS” brought book censorship to the forefront of American politics. Banned due to depictions of physical and...

Mysterious ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ thrills
Mysterious ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ thrills
Malorie West September 26, 2022

The box office recently welcomed a new sci-fi thriller film. Created by up-and-coming director Olivia Wilde, “Don’t Worry Darling” captured the audience’s attention...

Revival satisfies with unique combinations
Revival satisfies with unique combinations
Cameron Jett September 26, 2022

Louisiana is revered for some of America’s most flavorful food—but pizza is not one of those things. Just 15 minutes north of Monroe off of US-165 in Sterlington sits...

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End the pumpkin spice craze
End the pumpkin spice craze
Bikram Bhandari September 26, 2022

After a long year of missing your beloved pumpkin spice, you take that first sip of a latte, and that is when you realize that pumpkin spice...

Disney should welcome diversity in orignal works
Disney should welcome diversity in orignal works
Hanna Flynn September 26, 2022

Disney films create a magical world that highlights diversity from around the globe. Despite the success of its past films, there is a controversy...

Protect same-sex marriage as part of privacy
Protect same-sex marriage as part of privacy
Maggie Eubanks September 26, 2022

People in the U.S. like to boast about the Second Amendment, but my personal favorite amendments are the Third, Fourth and Fourteenth. They not...