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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

UPC presents Miss UL Lafayette 2022

The Miss UL Lafayette pageant was held on March 11 at Angelle Hall. The pageant featured 18 contestants from the university that competed in three different categories.  There was a panel of five judges including Krista Toussant, Erica Precht, Marjorie Parker, Kyle D. Smith, Ph.d, and Jaylon Lewis.  The judges scored the contestants based on their performance over the course of the night. The swimsuit … Continue reading UPC presents Miss UL Lafayette 2022

Carrying on a Dream: A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Exhibit hosted by the University

In honor of the Black History Month celebration, UL Lafayette hosted the traveling, “Carrying on a Dream: A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Exhibit” at the Blackham Coliseum on campus. The exhibit that showcased the impact of civil rights leader Dr. King, featured the rare display of the hearse that carried the remains of the prominent leader after his assassination and several other artifacts of … Continue reading Carrying on a Dream: A Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Exhibit hosted by the University