To incoming students, welcome back to NSU. To incoming freshmen, welcome to college. College is the time of your life. You’re in this weird limbo of having post-high school freedom while not quite being an actual adult yet. It’s great. Yet while you meet those life-long friends, fall in loveContinue Reading

John Lee Hurt Contributing Writer The Disney corporation recently made news again but not for buying out yet another company. The Disney heiress Abigail Disney called out the Disney CEO for how much he makes per year. Leaving many to question how happy of a place it really is. InContinue Reading

The 2018-2019 school year has been one of the best years of my life. I honestly have never been as happy as I have been this year. Not only have I had the honor of being the Viewpoints Editor my first year on the paper, but I also served asContinue Reading

A couple weeks ago, I wrote an editorial critiquing Northwestern State University and discussing a few ways I feel we could be doing better. However, I’m a graduating senior, and I want to end the year on a positive note. So, I figured I’d talk a little bit about allContinue Reading

Remakes tend to be a hit or miss in the entertainment world. While movie remakes tend to try and hit the same story beats as the former title, video game remakes also must take into consideration in how players will react to changes in how the title plays. Recently, CapcomContinue Reading

Congratulations. By deciding to read this article, you are one step closer to achieving whatever you want in this universe.  Now, all you need to do is read carefully. I discovered the secret I am about to share with you when I was back home in Nigeria. I was inContinue Reading

By John Lee Hurt. It’s no secret the next Louisiana governor election is coming up. It’s everywhere. So far there’s only a small pool of candidates running, and one of them is Gov. John Bel Edwards. When Gov. Edwards originally campaigned for office, he spoke out on Bobby Jindal’s payContinue Reading

I will love NSU for eternity. Some people think I’m saying this because I’m a sophomore, but I don’t think that’s the case. If my high school self could see me now, she wouldn’t be able to recognize me. I was terrified of coming to college because I felt likeContinue Reading

My time at Northwestern State University has been very good to me. It has helped shape me into the person I am today, and it will always be near and dear to my heart. Nevertheless we, as a university, both student and faculty, are selling ourselves short. This school hasContinue Reading

By Jasmine Frazier. A community leader, father, husband and teacher of growth just recently passed and it took a devastating toll on an entire community. Rapper Ermias Asghedom, or better known as Nipsey Hussle, was shot and killed in front of his store, The Marathon Clothing, in Los Angeles, CaliforniaContinue Reading