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Gov. Edwards proposes more education funding
Gov. Edwards proposes more education funding
Kaitlin Maness, [email protected] March 8, 2021

Gov. John Bel Edwards announced a $36 billion budget proposal last week. The proposal includes changes to Louisiana’s education budget.  If the proposal is approved, public colleges like ULM will receive an increase...

Survey shows 5.6% of people identify as LGBT
Survey shows 5.6% of people identify as LGBT
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] March 8, 2021

More Americans are identifying as LGBT, according to a new Gallup study.  The percentage of adults in the U.S. that identify as LGBT has increased to 5.6%, which is more than one percentage point higher than the 4.5%...

Students say any amount of debt relief would help
Students say any amount of debt relief would help
Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] March 8, 2021

Something is better than nothing. That seems to be the current motto of students facing loan debt. Last month, President Biden rejected the proposal to relieve every borrower of $50,000 in student loan debt.  And he...

Students educate others on kidney health, disease
Students educate others on kidney health, disease
Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] March 8, 2021

You go to the doctor one day thinking you have high blood pressure. The doctor finds out you do have high blood pressure, and then says you have something called Chronic Kidney Disease — and you’ve had it for a long time. About...

Warhawks slump in tournament
Maggie Eubanks, [email protected] March 8, 2021

After dropping their midweek game to Northwestern State 1-3, the Warhawks went into this weekend looking to end a five-game losing streak.  ULM...

ULM defeats rival Grambling State
ULM defeats rival Grambling State
Johan Bostick, [email protected] March 8, 2021

ULM baseball kicked off their five-game home stretch by defeating Grambling State 9-1 on Wednesday night. Grambling State, after scoring one...

Jaguars jolt past ULM in round one
Jaguars jolt past ULM in round one
Cameron Jett, [email protected] March 8, 2021

The men’s basketball season was brought to an end in the first round of the Sun Belt Tournament by the University of South Alabama. The Jaguars...

Colleges should teach students
Colleges should teach students 'adulting'
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] March 8, 2021

 Titles. Taxes. Leases. Loans.  Money. Mortgages. These are things adults must know how to deal with. But where do they learn it?  College...

Mental health should be prioritized over schoolwork
Mental health should be prioritized over schoolwork
Caitlyn Cullen, [email protected] March 8, 2021

You're drowning in assignments. You've barely slept. You’re mentally exhausted, but must keep going. Getting a good grade is more important...

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The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe
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