Season ticket sales break records

Season ticket sales break records

Records have already been set regarding the 2015 season ticket sales for the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns softball and baseball programs, …

Track and Field places second in Aggie Invitational

Track and Field places second in Aggie Invitational

Kevin Davis, Ricky Theyard, Kenneth Nassar and newcomer Hanoj Carter each turned in first-place performances as the Louisiana Ragin’ …

Ragin’ Cajun  baseball prepares for season opener

Ragin’ Cajun baseball prepares for season opener

The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team opened spring practice on Thursday Jan. 15 in preparation for the 2015 season as the 36-player …

Cajuns to C-USA? Not so farfetched

Cajuns to C-USA? Not so farfetched

With the uncertainty surrounding the University of Alabama-Birmingham’s future with Conference-USA, it may be time for the Louisiana …

 

The significance of the hijab

The significance of the hijab

A woman wearing a hijab (the head covering that some Muslim women wear) is often the target of many misconceptions. It is not an uncommon belief that all covered women are oppressed. Unfortunately it is true that certain countries, like Saudi Arabia, require their women to don a hijab; it is also true that some […]

Season ticket sales break records

Season ticket sales break records

Records have already been set regarding the 2015 season ticket sales for the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns softball and baseball programs, according to the Director of Athletics Scott Farmer. Farmer accredited the achievement to the success that each of the programs had last year. “Being able to host regionals and super regionals at our campus facilities […]

Track and Field places second in Aggie Invitational

Track and Field places second in Aggie Invitational

Kevin Davis, Ricky Theyard, Kenneth Nassar and newcomer Hanoj Carter each turned in first-place performances as the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns indoor track and field team earned a second-place finish on the men’s side at the Aggie 13-Team Invitational Friday Jan. 16 at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium. On the women’s side, Jana Jones recorded a […]

Cajuns to C-USA? Not so farfetched

Cajuns to C-USA? Not so farfetched

With the uncertainty surrounding the University of Alabama-Birmingham’s future with Conference-USA, it may be time for the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns athletic department to consider leaving the Sun Belt Conference. C-USA requires all of its members to carry football for full membership, but following the 2014 season UAB dropped football. UAB officials cited financial issues as […]

International prison eats

International prison eats

Well, you thought you could handle yourself in the foreign pubs. Turns out you can’t. You find yourself in a far too brightly lit, white-walled rathole; a thin metal slab with chipped paint that reminds you of the importance of moderation. Well, hell. You’re in jail now. Your next thought rings clear, it’s accompanied by […]

Events slated for new U; students weigh in

Events slated for new U; students weigh in

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette has began its spring semester and opened its doors to the new student union. Construction on the student union, now known as The U, started in late 2012 and is still continuing with the completion of the ball room, Bayou Bijou Theatre, the courtyard and the bookstore. To celebrate […]

Dear anxious college students…slow down and breathe

Dear anxious college students…slow down and breathe

College can be stressful when juggling school, work, friends and family, so when the frequent and intense panic attacks strike, some students may be left feeling overwhelmed. Feeding off of common psychiatric disorders such as depression and anxiety, panic attacks are considered one of the most frequent symptoms by physicians that could eventually lead to […]