The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

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 you’re too busy to go home,...

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 sexual violence, “MAUS” provides...

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 throughout the entire film....

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 one of the best pizza joints in...

Students receive inspiration for business attire

Students receive inspiration for business attire

Maggie Eubanks September 26, 2022

Students and faculty hit the runway last Wednesday in the annual Career Style Show. Hosted by the Office of Career and Student Development, the fashion show gave students the opportunity to see what is...

Matkins captivates through sound and stage

Matkins captivates through sound and stage

Carley Nail September 26, 2022

It’s rare for college students to be used to the spotlight, but for Kade Matkins, it’s just another day in the life. Matkins has been acting since he was young. He first starred in childhood plays...

Hot takes on college life

Hot takes on college life

Carley Nail September 20, 2022

Other Sports Are Cool Too. Don’t get me wrong. I love football as much as the next person. My Saturdays are full of College GameDay. After church on Sunday, I’m checking to see how my fantasy football...

Great additions for your game day outfit

Great additions for your game day outfit

September 20, 2022

Bucket Hat Shade is your friend—especially in this hot weather. Bucket hats provide a little bit of shade when the sun is beating down in the stadium while also being fashionable. Bucket hats can be...

‘Hell Paso’ offers emotional experience

‘Hell Paso’ offers emotional experience

Cameron Jett September 20, 2022

The Cocaine Cowboy is back in the saddle and riding high again with the release of “Hell Paso.” Anger, depression and attitude are all on full display in Koe Wetzel’s fifth studio album.  On...

Advocates for mental illness, awareness

Advocates for mental illness, awareness

September 20, 2022

Hannah Blum Hannah Blum’s book, “The Truth About Broken: The Unfixed Version of Self-love”, sheds light on mental illness and learning to love yourself. She runs a mental health blog called “Halfway2Hannah”...

Community gathers to hear local artist

Community gathers to hear local artist

Hanna Flynn September 20, 2022

There’s nothing quite like crisp Autumn weather and country music.   Every Wednesday of September, the West Monroe Chamber of Commerce hosts the “Brown Bag Concert Series” where different musicians...

Students celebrate Asian culture at Moon Festival

Students celebrate Asian culture at Moon Festival

Alayna Pellegrin September 20, 2022

As you walk up the stairs to the Hangar, faint music begins to play. You can smell Asian cuisine as soon as you open the door. The room is decorated with bright, welcoming colors. The sun has finally set,...

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