Cinco de Mayo brings fiesta before finals

Students consumed more than 400 tacos at a fiesta celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Southeastern’s War Memorial Student Union May 5.

The Office of Multicultural and International Student Affairs partnered with the Campus Activities Board to host Cinco de Mayo Fiesta 2011. At the annual event, the organizations handed out tacos and cards detailing the holiday’s significance to students passing through the student union.

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English instructor, students exhibit the Holocaust

A Holocaust exhibition created by a Southeastern English class ended its two-week run at the university’s Sims Memorial Library on April 19.

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SGA president-elect ready to lead Southeastern

The president-elect of the Student Government Association takes a seat at a coffee shop on Southeastern Louisiana University’s campus. He looks like every other college student in the vicinity — wind-blown hair, casual shorts, a polo and boat shoes. A smile spans his face as he opens his mouth to talk about his new position, but he gets distracted.

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Students plan Earth Day celebration

Southeastern Eco-Friends in conjunction with Southeastern’s Department of Foreign Languages and Communication will be hosting Earth Day Celebration 2011 on April 12 at the War Memorial Student Union.

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Southeastern English instructor, poet reflects on Louisiana culture

Alison Pelegrin shared poems and stories rooted in Louisiana culture March 21 as part of the 12th-annual Women’s History Month lecture series.

The series, sponsored by Southeastern’s College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, invites faculty and guest lecturers to share their thoughts on personal interests and studies on the theme, “Our History Is Our Strength.”

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Southeastern among top universities at Southeast Journalism Conference

Southeastern walked away with third-place overall honors in the Journalism Championships at the 2011 Southeast Journalism Conference hosted by Troy University.

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