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Students shine at UNO’s Got Talent

  On Thursday, Nov. 2 at the Sandbar, the Student Activities Council (SAC) held its annual talent show, UNO’s Got Talent. “The show went really well,” said performer Christine Bourgeois. “The host, Chinedu Unaka, opened the show as a comedian and also performed a comedic skit at the end while the judges tallied the points.” Six par...

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Midday Musings: Subversive children’s books

Hope Brusstar, Copy Editor

November 19, 2017No Comments

On Nov. 9 at lunchtime, English faculty members gathered to read and discuss literature as the year's final installment of the well-established Midday Musings series. Subversive children's books comprised last week's top...

University of Louisiana System emphasizes anti-hazing measures

Sofia Gilmore-Montero, News Editor

November 19, 2017No Comments

Hazing is complex; it’s not just physical, and it’s not always obvious.  Hazing can be a psychological thing, manipulation, bullying, or alcohol-related.  Students are usually put in hazing situations to earn rank ...

Andrew Jackson an unfavorable part of UNO’s logo

Anjanae Crump, Editor-in-Chief

November 19, 2017No Comments

Andrew Jackson is widely known for his military heroism and position as the seventh president of the United States. His accomplishments earned him numerous tributes, and he has been memorialized in the names of various schools...

How to survive Thanksgiving with family

November 18, 2017

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“Heartbreak on a Full Moon” exceeds expectation

Ariell Reed, Reporter

November 19, 2017No Comments

On Oct. 31, R&B singer Chris Brown released his eighth studio album, Heartbreak on a Full Moon exclusively on Spotify and Apple Music. Physical copies of the double disc album were released on Nov. 3. On Halloween, the po...

Kevin Spacey disowned for sexual assault allegations

Cassandra Jaskiewicz, Assistant Layout Editor

November 19, 2017No Comments

It seems the world of Hollywood has toppled over with sexual assault allegations, but no one’s career has taken a hit quite like Kevin Spacey’s. Well-known for his roles in “The Usual Suspects” and “Baby Driver,...

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Travin Thibodeaux sets career-high at #RV Oakland

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

November 20, 2017No Comments

ROCHESTER, Mich. – In the season opener at St. John's, Travin Thibodeaux matched his career-high. It only took two games into his senior campaign to set a new mark, as the forward scored a career-best 20 points on 9-of-13...

Tennis closes out Fall with third place finish

November 12, 2017

Regular season concludes with Senior Day Tuesday, road match at HBU Thursday

November 12, 2017

Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

October 13, 2017

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A Veterans Day visit to the World War II Museum

Sofia Gilmore-Montero; Cassandra Jaskiewicz, News Editor; Assistant Layout Editor

November 19, 2017

The World War II era was a tumultuous time to live, and no place in New Orleans demonstrates this better than the National World War II Museum.  Numerous exhibits spanning mu...

New Orleans’ Museum of Arts

Sofia Gilmore-Montero and Cassandra Jaskiewicz, News Editor; Layout Editor

November 12, 2017

The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) has been contributing to art and culture in the city of New Orleans since its opened on Dec. 16, 1911 with a small reserve  of nine ...

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghost!

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghost!

October 29, 2017

Dear Men, #MeToo Isn’t About You

October 29, 2017

Sex education is necessary knowledge

October 22, 2017

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On what fiction teaches us

November 20, 2017

One of the first things children are taught to do in their formative years is to read more books. Schools generally provide them with a list of books that could be fun, inf...

Every 60 seconds

November 4, 2017

More and more videos circulate on the internet each day, thanks to the rise of the information age.  Some heartwarming videos make people react strongly every time — s...

Over-incarceration a new form of slavery

October 29, 2017

#MeToo

#MeToo

October 23, 2017

Las Vegas shooting reminds us to keep perspective

October 13, 2017

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