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Brilliant minds compete at this years Brain Bowl competition

Brilliant minds compete at this year’s Brain Bowl competition

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 25, 2021

It was down to the wire at the Brain Bowl last week when the final question which would declare the winning team came up.  “In a May 2011 interview, Steve Forbes called for a return to this to...

Symposium motivates students to value their goals

Symposium motivates students to value their goals

Highlights importance of believing in yourself
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 25, 2021

For Sharon Turrentine, the song “When You Wish Upon a Star” is much more than a song from a children’s movie. It’s a motivational song that depicts the way we should view self-doubt.  As...

Haunted Hawk 5k brings in Halloween with fundraiser

Haunted Hawk 5k brings in Halloween with fundraiser

Maggie Eubanks, [email protected] October 25, 2021

Imagine you’re going on a drive for your morning coffee and suddenly you see a Ninja Turtle running at full speed by the softball field.  You are confused, but you continue or your coffee run until...

Louisiana plans to cancel school letter grades

Louisiana plans to cancel school letter grades

Kylie Cichocki, [email protected] October 25, 2021

The COVID pandemic has been hard on everyone, especially students. Early in 2020, at the peak of the pandemic, school systems tried to compensate for the stress on students by halting the letter grade...

Students feel GRE doesnt reflect readiness

Students feel GRE doesn’t reflect readiness

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 25, 2021

Imagine it’s your senior year of college. There are many things on your to-do list that must be completed before graduating and going to graduate school.  Some of these things include applying...

US news you might have missed

US news you might have missed

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] October 25, 2021

Monroe Gov. John Bel Edwards announced last week that the Swanson Center for Youth at Monroe will be renovated and improved by the end of 2022, according to KNOE.  According to the Swanson Center’s...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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