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NOLA stands in solidarity with Charlottesville and continues its own fight for justice

NOLA stands in solidarity with Charlottesville and continues its own fight for justice

Anjanae Crump, Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

On Saturday, Aug. 20, Take ‘Em Down Nola and People’s Assembly held a rally in solidarity with Charlottesville after a man drove his car into a crowd of anti-racist counter-protesters, killing one, Heather Heyer, and injuring dozens more.  Much like those in New Orleans, the counter-protesters were...

New Orleans baseball defeats Central Arkansas 11-4 for first-ever victory at Bears Stadium

New Orleans baseball defeats Central Arkansas 11-4 for first-ever victory at Bears Stadium

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

March 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The University of New Orleans baseball team continued its Southland Conference series against the University of Central Arkansas on Saturday afternoon, besting the hosts 11-4 for the program’s first-ever victory at Bears Stadium. New Orleans (14-10, 4-4 Southland Conference) hit four home runs in the vi...

New Diversity Center on campus a safe haven for students from all walks of life

New Diversity Center on campus a safe haven for students from all walks of life

Anna Gowin, Features and Entertainment Editor

March 29, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

According to the “U.S. News and World Report,” the University New Orleans is ranked among the most diverse in the country. The university’s newly opened Diversity Engagement Center will further embrace and engage with its diverse communities by providing a physical space for students to meet. ...

International Night

International Night

Christopher Walker, Editor - in - Chief

March 29, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The University of New Orleans hosted a cultural melting pot the night of March 25 as students, faculty and members of the New Orleans community piled into the Human Performance Center for International Night, an event sponsored by the International Student Organization.   During Internatio...

Men’s Basketball Drops 67-66 Decision In 2017 NCAA First Four

Men’s Basketball Drops 67-66 Decision In 2017 NCAA First Four

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

March 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday afternoon, the clock struck midnight on the University of New Orleans men's basketball team as the Privateers dropped a 67-66 contest to Mount St. Mary's in the 2017 NCAA First Four in University of Dayton Arena.   The Privateers may have come one point shy of writing the next c...

UNO goes 2-0 against No.7 LSU

UNO goes 2-0 against No.7 LSU

Angelle Cleneay, Social Media Manger

March 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On March 15, the University of New Orleans’ boys in royal blue and white overtook the Louisiana State University Tigers in a freezing, 15-inning showdown deep in the heart of Death Valley ending in a 7–4 victory. The game began with a 1-0 lead due to a single hit by senior Samuel Capielano and the...

The Big Dance

The Big Dance

Jamie Lloyd, News Editor

March 15, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Top Story

It has been a long time coming for the University of New Orleans men’s basketball team, and—frankly—for the university itself. After what can only be quantified as an exhilarating win by the University of New Orleans men’s basketball team in overtime, the Privateers are set to be written in t...

God around the world – different religions share the same message

God around the world – different religions share the same message

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Religion is one of the oldest pillars of human society. As history has shown, it can be difficult to coexist peacefully with so many forms of spirituality in existence, each equipped with its own system of values, beliefs and traditions. Four religious student associations at the University of New Orlean...

Traveling art exhibit “Dear World” brings UNO’s community together

Traveling art exhibit “Dear World” brings UNO’s community together

Christopher Walker, Editor - in - Chief

February 15, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

  “Dear World,” the New Orleans-founded traveling art exhibit famous for its viral social media photos, returned home to set up shop at the University of New Orleans’ campus on Feb. 6 and 7.   The exhibit’s premise was simple: participants came to the space with a personal sto...

Men’s Basketball Celebrates Homecoming With 78-69 Win Over Nicholls

Men’s Basketball Celebrates Homecoming With 78-69 Win Over Nicholls

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

February 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It was a day of celebration as the University of New Orleans capped its week-long Homecoming 2017 with a pair of basketball games in Lakefront Arena, and the men's basketball team sent the crowd home happy as the Privateers defeated Southland Conference foe Nicholls, 78-69, on Saturday evening.   ...

UNO graduate opens collaborative art space in the Bywater

UNO graduate opens collaborative art space in the Bywater

Carly Zimmerman, Contributor

February 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, University

If you have been involved in any recent conversation about New Orleans’ Bywater neighborhood, you have probably heard a slew of comments about how the eclectic safe space where all feel welcome.” Huster is a singer-songwriter who has been making music from the Ninth Ward since his arrival in the...

SAC’s Cultural Conversation Series wins national diversity award

SAC’s Cultural Conversation Series wins national diversity award

Jamie Lloyd, News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, University

The University of New Orleans’ Cultural Conversations Series, hosted by the Student Activities Council, is known on campus for providing content to students that is educational, intellectually stimulating, thought-provoking, and now—award-winning. The series has won the coveted Outstanding D...

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