OPINION: More is not always better in the race for POTUS

By Ethan Lachney When former Vice President Joe Biden formally announced his campaign for President of the United States on Apr. 25, he became the 21st Democrat to do so.  For reference, only two Republicans so far have announced they are running for office in 2020, one of which being the current president, Donald Trump. Continue reading “OPINION: More is not always better in the race for POTUS”

The colors that made our student showcase

By Brianna Corley Despite being only its second year running, Northwestern State University’s Student Media Showcase has proven itself as a show of expression and talent for the university’s Communication department.  Work lined the walls that many guests likened to professionals, awards were given and as the showcase came to a close excitement for how the next year’s showContinue reading “The colors that made our student showcase”

Party like it’s 1942: NSU presents “The 1940’s Radio Hour”

By Ethan Lachney NSU’s theatre and dance company is taking Natchitoches back in time with their latest musical production, “The 1940’s Radio Hour.” Set in a radio station in New York in the year 1942, the play follows the station’s band broadcasting their Christmas special. The broadcast is the last for many of the membersContinue reading “Party like it’s 1942: NSU presents “The 1940’s Radio Hour””

LitCon celebrates the field of humanities

By Ethan Lachney NSU hosted its third annual LitCon event at the Orville Hanchey Gallery on Apr. 12 and 13.  The convention was presented as a celebration of the humanities and included various workshops and presentations highlighting the importance of the written, as well as spoken, word.  In addition to lectures and panels featuring localContinue reading “LitCon celebrates the field of humanities”

Demonfest, how is all comes together

By Leron Massey The majority of schools have the often titled “spring fest”, a time where artists come from near and wide to perform on behalf of the said respective college campus which hire them. Northwestern State University’s Demonfest, however, stands to be an event which retains an identity all its own. Hosted by theContinue reading “Demonfest, how is all comes together”