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The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

Sororities partner to donate over 360 lbs of peanut butter

Sororities partner to donate over 360 lbs of peanut butter

Loryn Kykendall April 14, 2022

The Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana held their fifth annual Spread the Love Peanut Butter Drive from Feb. 1 to March 31. According to the food bank’s website, more than 66,000 people in Northeast...

New political organization comes to campus next semester

New political organization comes to campus next semester

Loryn Kykendall April 14, 2022

Free markets, limited government and the principles of freedom—This is what Turning Point USA is about, according to Marty Sandel. Sandel, a sophomore political science major, is the president of Turning...

Poor Man’s Run raises money for local non-profifit pharmacy

Poor Man’s Run raises money for local non-profifit pharmacy

Chloe Chapel April 14, 2022

Most people’s ideal Saturday doesn’t include running a 5K at eight in the morning. Although the idea of running in the wee hours of the morning might seem miserable, the satisfaction of...

Flag raising ceremony, international mapping highlights culture, diversity

Flag raising ceremony, international mapping highlights culture, diversity

Chloe Chapel April 14, 2022

For Umme Habiba, the Bangladesh flag is more than just a piece of cloth used as a symbol of her country. It’s an emblem of victory and freedom. “The red dot symbolizes a red sun ris- ing...

SGA’s new leadership plans to connect with students

SGA’s new leadership plans to connect with students

Chloe Chapel April 14, 2022

ULM’s Student Government Association is under new leadership, which plans to take SGA in a new direction. With former President Lauren Fee and Vice President Jay Parker graduating this May,...

Students dance for donations for Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Students dance for donations for Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Chloe Chapel April 6, 2022

Every minute, 62 children enter a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, according to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital website. Many children’s hospitals rely on donations, which go toward...

Hawkline wins 4th consecutive national title, 3 awards

Hawkline wins 4th consecutive national title, 3 awards

Chloe Chapel April 6, 2022

With three years of consecutive wins at Nationals under their belt, the pressure was on for Hawkline to come home with another national title. After months of putting in their blood, sweat and tears...

Students get taste of Nepalese culture at Nepali Night

Students get taste of Nepalese culture at Nepali Night

Chloe Chapel April 4, 2022

If asked the name of Nepal’s national anthem or the most popular food in Nepal, would you know the answer?  Despite 11% of ULM’s student body being Nepalese, according to College Factual, many...

Programming competition tests critical thinking

Programming competition tests critical thinking

Loryn Kykendall April 4, 2022

With the timer set for three hours, students began working on a set of six computer programming problems. Whomever worked the fastest would win the annual programming competition. The objective was to...

Professors host drone workshop for middle, high school students

Professors host drone workshop for middle, high school students

Chloe Chapel March 28, 2022

Drones are one of the new technological advances the world is adapting to.  Their growth in popularity means more people need to be trained to operate them.  The ULM Aviation program quickly...

Ketanji Jackson completes confirmation hearings

Ketanji Jackson completes confirmation hearings

Loryn Kykendall March 28, 2022

Supreme Court nominee Ketanji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearings ended last Thursday. Jackson was nominated to become the next Supreme Court justice by President Biden on Feb. 25. If confirmed by...

NAACP prepares Ronald McDonald house for move

NAACP prepares Ronald McDonald house for move

Chloe Chapel March 28, 2022

For more than 10 million families across the world, Ronald McDonald House Charities is their saving grace.  RMHC is a charity that gives sick children access to medical care while helping families...

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