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Student fees increase

Student fees increase

December 4, 2018

‘Sip Smarter’ initiative created to reduce plastic straw waste

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

Filed under Archive, News

Americans use 500 million drinking straws daily according to the National Park Service, the equivalent of 183 billion straws a year. To counter this, Auxiliary Services launched its “Sip Smarter” campaign to reduce the amount...

A potential budget increase for Louisiana

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

December 4, 2018

Filed under Archive, News

In response to past budget cuts, the Louisiana Board of Regents requested a $172 million increase in the state budget for public colleges. If approved, general state funding for higher education would increase to $1.2 billion...

Winters entangled in the art of acting since childhood

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Driven as a young boy towards the field of acting, Instructor of Acting and Directing Chad Winters started teaching at the university in 2007. He had a passion for acting within him and a vision to aid students in developing their...

Wrapping up the fall sports for 2018

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

Filed under Archive, Sports

Football, cross country, soccer and volleyball concluded their seasons this semester.  The football team wrapped up its season, finishing ninth in the Southland Conference with a 4-7 record. Football Head Coach Frank S...