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

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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

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