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2022 State of the University

On Aug. 17, 2022, President Joseph Savoie gave the 2022 State of the University address. He spoke on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s research and enrollment accomplishments, the planning of a new Health Sciences campus, the upgrading of the New Iberia Research Center and a new engineering building and renovations to Madison Hall. Savoie spoke on UL Lafayette’s accomplishments in research, announcing that the … Continue reading 2022 State of the University

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A note from the editor: 2022 Ragin’ Recognition

UL Lafayette’s L’Acadien yearbook was recognized at the 2022 Ragin’ Recognition Awards held at the Petroleum Club and hosted by the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership. L’Acadien received the Organization of the Year award for the 2021 – 2022 academic year. Along with receiving such great honors as a group, Director of Student Publications and also serves as L’Acadien Advisor, Matthew Tarver received Outstanding … Continue reading A note from the editor: 2022 Ragin’ Recognition

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2020 L’Acadien yearbook earns first-place national award

In January, UL Lafayette’s L’Acadien yearbook earned a first-place award from the American Scholastic Press Association in New York. Competing against universities from across the country, the 2020 L’Acadien yearbook, entitled Focus, tied with Michigan State’s yearbook for a first-place finish. The staff of L’Acadien earned high marks in content presentation, general page design and publication structure. The staff also earned a perfect score in … Continue reading 2020 L’Acadien yearbook earns first-place national award

A note from the editor: Welcome Back

As the first day of class comes upon us we at L’Acadien want to welcome back everyone to campus.  The Office of Student Engagement and Leadership has a variety of events layed out over a two week span to welcome back students. Cajun Craze is full of fun interactive events hosted by various student organizations. One event kicking off Cajun Craze is Student Convocation. Incoming … Continue reading A note from the editor: Welcome Back