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Studying Abroad: Once-in-a-lifetime chance

Studying Abroad: Once-in-a-lifetime chance

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

September 21, 2016


Filed under Top Story, University

The University of New Orleans offers study abroad options in over 11 different countries for summer, single-semester and full-year programs. “The mission of the study abroad programs within the Division of International Education is to provide international educational opportunities to the students ...

Volleyball ends play in Jax State Invitational with sweep of Jackson State

Volleyball ends play in Jax State Invitational with sweep of Jackson State

UNO Athletics

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports, University

The University of New Orleans volleyball team concluded the weekend on a positive note, earning a victory over a 2015 NCAA National Tournament participant in a 3-0 sweep (25-18, 25-17, 25-12) over reigning Southwestern Athletic Conference champions Jackson State. New Orleans (3-7) defense stifled the Jackso...

UNO Athletics hires Jeff Lorio as men’s golf Head Coach

UNO Athletics hires Jeff Lorio as men’s golf Head Coach

UNO Athletics

September 14, 2016


Filed under Sports, University

The University of New Orleans added some home-grown talent to the staff as Louisiana-native Jeff Lorio was named head coach of the Privateers golf program, UNO Director of Athletics Derek Morel announced Friday. Lorio joins the Privateer program after spending the last three years across town at Loyola University, ...

Yeah, You Write! set for Sept. 22 at the Sandbar

Yeah, You Write! set for Sept. 22 at the Sandbar

Regine Meridy, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, University

The first Yeah You Write! of the school year is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 22 at the Sandbar from 6-8:30p.m. According to Undergraduate Coordinator Patricia Roger, Yeah, You Write! started in 2013 and is celebrating its seventh year. The event gives undergraduates of all majors at the Universit...

SGA President Antonio Torres: “Teamwork make the dream work.”

SGA President Antonio Torres: “Teamwork make the dream work.”

Regine Meridy, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, University

During his campaign, Student Government Association President Antonio Torres’ slogan was “Grow your Voice.” As president, he plans to grow the voice of the students not just on a collegiate level, but on a state level as well. He was appointed by the governor to one of 16 state-level positions...

Risky Business provides creative outlet for UNO community

Risky Business provides creative outlet for UNO community

Jamie Lloyd, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, University

Looking for a place to bake a cake on stage? Sweep a floor for ten minutes? Practice stand-up comedy or maybe dust off your Morgan Freeman impression? Maybe you're taking a tap dancing class and want to show off your moves. Whatever your thing is, the University of New Orleans Lakefront Players have ...

Friday night at the Cove closed for business

Jamie Lloyd, Staff

September 14, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase, University

The Cove, a favorite hangout for many University of New Orleans students, has recently announced the closure of some of its most popular one-stop shops on Fridays, notably Popeyes and Sushi-c. Additionally, the Cove has implemented a semi-reduced schedule for the university’s Sandbar, having the bar close ...

Lady Privateers welcome alumni to preseason scrimmage

Lady Privateers welcome alumni to preseason scrimmage

UNO Athletics

August 24, 2016


Filed under Sports, University

The University of New Orleans volleyball team played its lone tune-up before the 2016 season begins on Friday evening, hosting Privateer alumni in a two-set exhibition before competing in the annual silver & blue intrasquad scrimmage. With the graduation of 2015 seniors Celeste Ramirez and Lauren...

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