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Greenhouse complex, endowment announced

Greenhouse complex, endowment announced

Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] November 15, 2021

The Flint and Jimmy Robertson Agriculture Greenhouse Complex is more than just a greenhouse complex—It’s a place for students to learn. It gives them the opportunity to feel a connection to what they’re...

Two arrested after woman was shot in Madison Hall

Two arrested after woman was shot in Madison Hall

Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] November 15, 2021

ULM police arrested two men last Sunday for possession of a firearm on campus after one suspect shot a student in the Madison Hall dorm. The suspects are Dallas Strawder, 18, of 16 Jana Dr., Monroe, and...

TRIO program celebrates 1st generation students

TRIO program celebrates 1st generation students

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] November 15, 2021

For Willexus Jones, the TRIO programs are more than just programs to learn about college—they’re programs that guide her through life.  “TRIO was there to help me, give me financial opportunities...

Appreciation ceremony honors veterans, active duty

Appreciation ceremony honors veterans, active duty

Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] November 15, 2021

At eight years old, Aaron Vaughn knew why he was created—to defend the United States and its people. And that was what he did. Despite many physical setbacks, including two ACL injuries, he became a...

Upchurch creates mental health app for students

Upchurch creates mental health app for students

Positivity+ gives students coaching, therapy
Chloe Chapel, [email protected] November 15, 2021

What do Chick-Fil-A and a mental health app have in common? The need for consistency.  “When you go to Chick-Fil-A [...] you know every time you go, you can expect good service,” said Daniel...

Anders crowned Mr. ULM 2022 at 4th annual pageant

Anders crowned Mr. ULM 2022 at 4th annual pageant

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] November 8, 2021

After serving only seven months as Mr. ULM due to COVID, Ryan Peterson passed down his crown at the fourth annual Mister ULM pageant last Saturday.  Jared Anders, a P3 doctor of pharmacy student...

Students share differing opinions on continuation of mask mandate

Students share differing opinions on continuation of mask mandate

Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] November 8, 2021

After a nearly three months long indoor mask mandate in Louisiana, Gov. John Bel Edwards has lifted the statewide requirement. The announcement came on Oct. 26. The same day, ULM announced that it will...

Sun Belt Conference expands with addition of schools

Sun Belt Conference expands with addition of schools

Expands to 3 new states—Virginia, West Virginia, Mississippi
Cameron Jett, [email protected] November 8, 2021

Change is on the horizon for the Sun Belt Conference. The nationwide conference realignment that has shaken the entire NCAA has brought four new teams to the SBC.  Southern Mississippi, Marshall,...

Short breaks, finals schedules hurting students’ relaxation

Short breaks, finals schedules hurting students’ relaxation

Chloe Chapel, [email protected] November 8, 2021

For many students, breaks are the only chance to relax and take time away from school.  However, some students say short breaks lead to more stress than relaxation.  Fall semester can be more...

Newton crowns Miss ULM 2022, Asja Jordan

Newton crowns Miss ULM 2022, Asja Jordan

Loryn Kykendall, [email protected] November 8, 2021

Everyone has potential, and everyone has the power to turn that potential into something great. This is what Asja Jordan told the audience at the 68th annual Miss ULM pageant before she was crowned Miss...

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...

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