UL Fan Day a big success

UL Fan Day a big success

Thousands of Ragin’ Cajuns fans rushed into the Cajundome, with t-shirts, posters and footballs in tow, to get autographs from their …

Ragin’ Cajun fans kick off the College Color Challenge

Ragin’ Cajun fans kick off the College Color Challenge

Ragin’ Cajuns are taking the selfie game to new heights with a national social media contest called the College Colors Challenge. The …

Three 2014 Cajun football players vying for spot on NFL roster

Three 2014 Cajun football players vying for spot on NFL roster

Alonzo Harris and Christian Ringo are two former Ragin Cajun Football players that are vying for a spot on an NFL roster this preseason. …

Interim associate dean named

Interim associate dean named

With roots in New Iberia and a college education from New Orleans, new college of business interim associate dean of academic programs for …

 

UL Fan Day a big success

UL Fan Day a big success

Thousands of Ragin’ Cajuns fans rushed into the Cajundome, with t-shirts, posters and footballs in tow, to get autographs from their favorite coaches and players. The biggest question everyone seems to have is how the offense is going to improve this year.   “The biggest thing for the offense to improve this year is for […]

Love Wins

Love Wins

The most controversial recent Supreme Court decision, surprisingly, was not about Obamacare, but legalizing same-sex marriage. The responses to the decision showed how divided the country is and highlighted how much of that division is religious. Look at preachers and Republicans condemning the decision using biblical language. Secular arguments for the ban failed in court, […]

Dean’s Origin Story

Dean’s Origin Story

Devin Cochran Managing Editor devin.cochran@gmail.com With a semester of being the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s dean of students under her belt, Margarita Perez can still remember her first few days in Ragin’ Cajun territory. “Most parents freak out when it’s their child’s first day at a new school, which is great and all, but […]

Ragin’ Cajun fans kick off the College Color Challenge

Ragin’ Cajun fans kick off the College Color Challenge

Ragin’ Cajuns are taking the selfie game to new heights with a national social media contest called the College Colors Challenge. The contest, which runs from Aug. 10 to Sept. 3, gives students the opportunity to win prizes and showcase school spirit. “This contest brings our past Wear Red Contest to new levels,” said University […]

Interim associate dean named

Interim associate dean named

With roots in New Iberia and a college education from New Orleans, new college of business interim associate dean of academic programs for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette recalls her career. Prior to becoming a full-time professor, Slatten worked in a nonprofit organization that focuses on improving the well-being of women and children. Her […]

Lafayette unites for theater victims

Lafayette unites for theater victims

  The community gathered at Blackham Coliseum on July 30 to commemorate the two killed and others involved in The Grand 16 – Lafayette shooting. “Lafayette Strong. Unite. Honor. Heal,” along with UL Lafayette, hosted the event for the community to come together in mourning. Wristbands were handed out with “Unite. Honor. Heal.” etched in […]

Pre-med students, from Bayou to Peru

Pre-med students, from Bayou to Peru

The journey of one thousand miles begins with the first step… and a raffle. Two University of Louisiana at Lafayette pre-med students are trying to pay their way to Peru so they can help provide medical treatment to the remote areas of the South American country. Miranda Lee and Sierra Poirier have founded their own […]