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Event additions reshape Mocktails

Event additions reshape Mocktails

Jacob Summerville, Editor-in-Chief

November 12, 2019

From a guest panel to a mechanical bull, an annual event is seeing multiple changes this semester. Hosted by the Office for Student Engagement and the Campus Activities Board, “Wild, Wild Western Rodeo Mocktails” will take place on Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. on Union Ave. directly outside the War Memorial...

Leadership Ambassadors encourage others to be more engaged on campus

Leadership Ambassadors encourage others to be more engaged on campus

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2019

Every year, a group of students are chosen to help better engage students on campus. The Southeastern Leadership Ambassadors is a group of 20-25 student leaders who help the university with a variety of different events aimed at recruitment and leadership development of new students. They are also re...

Family Day tailgate reunites students and families

Family Day tailgate reunites students and families

Dylan Meche, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

Students had an opportunity to spend an afternoon with their families as the university prepared for the home game against Lamar University. Before the "Solid Gold Saturday" football game, the Office of Student Engagement hosted the Family Day tailgating event right outside Friendship Circle. Students...

Finding your place in 1-2-3

Finding your place in 1-2-3

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

June 13, 2019

Immersion into campus life can start with the 123 student organizations offered at the university. By offering opportunities to network, develop leadership abilities, be involved and have fun, student organizations can help sculpt a more well-rounded resume. Thora Hughes, a junior general studies...

Get to know candidates’ platforms

Get to know candidates’ platforms

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

April 4, 2019

Candidates for the Student Government Association election shared their platforms and future goals at the "SGA Executive Elections Debate." The debate was held on Wednesday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m. in Fayard Hall room 107. Zachary Rogers, coordinator of leadership and service in the Office for Student...

Leadership retreat offers more than lectures

Leadership retreat offers more than lectures

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

Leaders on campus can develop their skills and hone their influence this semester regardless of prior experience. "Lions LEAD Retreat," a conference to help aspiring leaders, is scheduled to be held at Twin Lakes in Florence, Mississippi from April 12-14. Food, board and travel is covered for students...