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The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

The Student News Site of University of Louisiana Monroe

The Hawkeye

Letter to the editor: Honors Program is worth your time

Letter to the editor: Honors Program is worth your time

Caitlyn Cullen April 14, 2022

     As a student leader within the ULM Honors Program, I received word of your article titled "Honors Program is a waste of money" almost immediately. Your article, however, is a complete...

Drop alcohol-free title on campus

Drop alcohol-free title on campus

Olivia Jeansonne April 11, 2022

ULM promotes itself as an alcohol-free campus, yet they sell alcoholic beverages on campus at sporting events and events with a cash bar.  The issue here is that selling alcohol at any event defeats...

‘Bridgerton’ should stick to the script

‘Bridgerton’ should stick to the script

Carley Nail April 11, 2022

Dearest reader, after the latest magnificent season of the well-known series “Bridgerton” released, the ton has been stirring with controversy over the previous season’s love match—Simon and Daphne.  Lady...

Legalize marijuana in US

Legalize marijuana in US

Maggie Eubanks April 11, 2022

Legal adults choosing to smoke a blunt in the safety of their own home should be the least of our concerns. The American legal system is overrun with cases of marijuana use and possession.  According...

Honors Program is a waste of money

Honors Program is a waste of money

Cameron Jett April 11, 2022

I’m in my fourth semester of the Honors Program at ULM, and I can honestly say there is no difference between the average student and myself besides the fact that the average student is $45 richer per...

Jackson is great nominee for court

Mitchell Raley April 4, 2022

President Joe Biden has moved to replace Justice Stephen Breyer with someone who has the same passion for the law and a different perspective. And I like the choice he made.   The way the Supreme...

Late spring break fuels student burnout

Late spring break fuels student burnout

Lochan Acharya April 4, 2022

Spring break is a long-awaited holiday for everyone at universities and schools. It started during the 1930s in the U.S. and is now observed in many other countries. Spring break is the time of the year...

Zoos should take better care of animals

Zoos should take better care of animals

Carley Nail April 4, 2022

It’s always a fun activity for families and friends to visit their local zoos amd see animals from all over the world. Zoos are a great place to learn about animals one might not be able to see in the...

Lets move on from the slap

Let’s move on from the slap

Loryn Kykendall April 4, 2022

When celebrities fight, people love it. It’s a form of entertainment for us. We get to watch the drama unfold and take sides. The most recent celebrity clash that has everyone arguing with their friends...

Spring Fever needed a concert

Spring Fever needed a concert

Calli Sinclair March 28, 2022

Music is a remedy. It’s powerful and has the ability to strengthen, heal and enlighten us as people. Through music, we often find ourselves. You might be listening to your favorite album in your living...

Prices are rising, so should minimum wage

Prices are rising, so should minimum wage

Kylie Cichocki March 28, 2022

Louisiana is one of five states without a state mandated minimum wage. What this means is Louisiana workers are stuck with the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour. This wage has not been raised since...

Men must play larger role in birth control

Men must play larger role in birth control

Kassidy Taylor March 28, 2022

When most people think of birth control, they think of the pill, which uses hormones to stop ovulation. Women commonly hold the bulk of the responsibility when it comes to birth control compared to that...

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