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ULM hosts annual art sale

Raven Adcox, [email protected]

December 12, 2017


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The holidays are right around the corner, and finding gifts for loved ones is number one on the to-do list. Luckily, the University of Louisiana at Monroe Annual Holiday Art Sale took place last week, Monday, Dec. 4 through Friday, Dec. 8.  The School of Visual and Performing Arts sale was...

Dance Fusion speaks without words

Dance Fusion speaks without words

Bibek Khanal, [email protected]

November 20, 2017


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Dance can mean more than just complicated body movements. Sometimes it tells a story, while at other times it conveys a strong message. Nishant Shrestha, who has been dancing for over three years, said that dance made him a disciplined human being. It inspired him to work hard and never give up. Shresth...

Taylor transformation: Country sweetheart to pop diva

Taylor transformation: Country sweetheart to pop diva

Victoria Anderson, [email protected]

November 13, 2017


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The old Taylor Swift has left, but a new, eccentric Taylor is holding her ground and ready to take the number one spot on the pop chart. Taylor Swift released her sixth album “Reputation” on Nov. 10, and it is definitely a new step towards Swift’s riveting genre change. This new album reflects...

Students pull out 20’s wardrobe for Gatsby inspired evening

Students pull out 20’s wardrobe for  Gatsby inspired evening

Alfonzo Galvan, [email protected]

November 13, 2017


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Ran out of romantic date ideas and needed some help? ULM’s Chi Tau Epsilon came to rescue many helpless romantics last Thursday with their annual “Date Night.” The theme for this year’s event was “The Great Gatsby.” Attendees flaunted their 20’s looks along with black and gold...

Annual food truck fight helps veterans

Annual food truck fight helps veterans

KeEmma Everett, [email protected]

November 13, 2017


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Overflowing street tacos and sweet barbeque left stains on shirts and smiles on people’s faces at the “Food Fight on the ‘Front” last Saturday. The Alpha Gamma chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha hosted its second annual “Food Fight on the ‘Front” in celebration of Veteran’s Day at the...

Jazz melodies serenade a full house

Jazz melodies serenade a full house

Madison Bryan, [email protected]

November 13, 2017


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When a performer is confident about their work, they can make anyone believe in it. The confidence rolling off the stage last Tuesday night at the Jazz Ensemble concert was enough to momentarily distract the audience from their worries and bring them on a mental vacation down South. Cameron Crump,...

Anime festival brings back childhood memories

Anime festival brings back childhood memories

Alfonzo Galvan, [email protected]

November 13, 2017


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Anime aficionados from all over the region converged into Monroe’s Civic Center last Saturday for a once in a lifetime opportunity at the AVC Anime Fest. The main attraction for the event was Erin Cahill, who played the Pink Ranger in “Power Rangers: Time Force.” Also present in the crowd were Carlos Ferro from “Gears of War” and Mike M...

Reality game show inspires challenges for Warhawks

Reality game show inspires challenges for Warhawks

Ethan Dennis, [email protected]

November 6, 2017


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Students had the opportunity to face their fears at CAB’s Halloween event last Tuesday, Oct. 31, through Fear Factor challenges. The event was based off of MTV’s show Fear Factor that recently had its second reboot in 2017 with rapper Ludacris as the host, but these challenges weren’t nearly...

Annual holiday market supports local vendors, spreads holiday spirit in the community

Annual holiday market supports local vendors, spreads holiday spirit in the community

Hope Stapleton, [email protected]

November 6, 2017


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Local vendors from all over northeast Louisiana flocked to the Origin Bank RiverMarket last Saturday for the third annual Holiday Market. The event, sponsored this year by Trinity Diamonds Direct, aimed to spread holiday spirit throughout northeast Louisiana. The market had both new and returning...

‘Stranger Things 2’: Let’s travel back to the “Upside-down”

‘Stranger Things 2’: Let’s travel back to the “Upside-down”

Connor Jay Hatten, [email protected]

November 6, 2017


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Stranger Things season two is finally here. After one long year since last seeing the gang in Hawkins, Indiana, fans finally get their Demogorgon, “Upside-Down” and waffles fix. The new season takes place one year after the events of the first season with the whole cast returning to their respected...

Warhawks flaunt their talents at the 1st annual Mister AKA pageant

Kandace Moss, [email protected]

November 6, 2017


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Five talented gentlemen took the stage and showed the audience what it took to be a “KlassiK” man at the first annual Mister AKA Scholarship Pageant last Wednesday night. The show, hosted by the Theta Zeta chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., awarded $500 worth of scholarship to the winner. To...

Teams test chili cooking skills at annual cook-off

Teams test chili cooking skills at annual cook-off

Arohan Rimal, [email protected]

November 6, 2017


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Nothing can beat a friendly food challenge, especially one that involves chili. The 33rd annual Chili Cook-off organized by ULM’s 31 Ambassadors proved no different. This year, the event had 23 teams competing against each other. According to 31 Ambassador Michelle Mulhearn, this year’s...

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