Upcoming events at UNO in September.

Driftwood Staff

August 20, 2018

Time Management Skills Aug. 29, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM University Center 206 A free workshop that helps identify and rectify time management problems.   Introduction to Sexual Assault Prevention Everfi Program Sept. 11, 11...

Things Every UNO Student Should Know

Claire Sargent

August 20, 2018

Getting used to a new school can be overwhelming for some students. Going to college is very different than going to high school. It can be challenging, but that doesn’t mean it has to be difficult. To help out, here are a few tip...

Sakura Visits UNO for Rousing Cello Performance

Hope Brusstar, Managing Editor

March 7, 2018

The UNO School of the Arts hosted cello quintet Sakura on Saturday evening, attracting more than 130 students, alumni, and locals. The ensemble is composed of five young men: Michael Kaufman of Cleveland, Benjamin Lash of Chi...

UNO students soon to embark on Model U.N. journey

Michael Habermann, Contributor

April 5, 2017

The Model United Nations is an opportunity for students at the University of New Orleans to learn about world affairs. It is a class that, as the name suggests, models itself after the international organization, the United Nation...

UNO Lakefront arena hosts massive cookoff

Christopher Walker, Editior - and - Cheif

April 5, 2017

For the first time in its nine-year run, the massive barbeque cook-off called Hogs for the Cause took take place at the University of New Orleans Lakefront Arena. Until now, the event has always been held at City Park. The ...

Greek life numbers dwindle with decreased enrollment

Michael Habermann, Contributor

March 15, 2017

Greek Life has been a tradition at the University of New Orleans for decades, and the small community has consistently been a selling point for the university to incoming freshman looking for a place to call home at UNO. &...

Sigma Kappa ready for annual “SKetti” dinner

Jessica Jennings, Contributor

February 12, 2017

The third annual Sigma Kappa SKetti Dinner will be held Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 7-9 p.m. at the Chapel of the Holy Comforter at 2200 Lakeshore Drive. The proceeds from the dinner will go toward Sigma Kappa’s foundation, as ...

Anna Gowin

February 12, 2017

Anyone who knows me knows that I have always loved Valentine’s Day. With total sincerity, it is my favorite holiday. I’ve even written columns about it for this paper. But for the first time, I’ve noticed things about Val...

UNO Jazz studies program offers valuable classes taught by jazz legends

Nick Blanchard

February 3, 2017

The University of New Orleans’ jazz program is often regarded as world-class, keeping the music birthed in the city alive and well, partly by inviting jazz musicians to visit and present masterclasses, hold open rehearsals, or perfor...

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