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  • University holds public interview for provost and vice president for academic affairs finalist

    University holds public interview for provost and vice president for academic affairs finalist

    Keely Diebold, News Editor

    May 20, 2018

    Sue Westbrook, the finalist for the position of provost and vice president for academic affairs for Nicholls State University, addressed topics such as diversity and retention at a public interview in the Ridley Gros Auditorium on May 10. Westbrook has worked at Nicholls for the past 30 years, serving as dean of the college of nursing and allied health for the past 14. She currently holds the role of acting provost and vice president for academic...

    Photo by: Cain Madden/NICHOLLS STATE UNIVERSITY

  • Red Card: Cashing Out

    Red Card: Cashing Out

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    May 9, 2018

    Recently, it has been a controversial and largely discussed topic in the sports scene whether or not student-athletes should be paid. While they attend college and balance their practice and training schedules, most student-athletes accept the reality that their everyday life feels like a full-time job, so why can’t they receive a salary? As in any great debate, there are always two sides to the argument.When it comes to paying student-athletes,...

    Photo by: Jessica Mouton

  • Hot Takes: RIP Lagniappe

    Hot Takes: RIP Lagniappe

    Hugh Plaisance, Lagniappe Editor

    May 8, 2018

    To whom it may concern, As you may have heard, big changes are coming to both Nicholls Worth and student media as a whole next semester. Since the student media referendum passed, we are being afforded the opportunity to make big changes to both the content we put out as well as how you receive it. It’s all very exciting and the buzz and hype surrounding the office is absolutely intoxicating. But, in order for new things to begin, old things...

    Photo by: Jessica Mouton

  • Movie Review: Avengers: Infinity War

    Movie Review: Avengers: Infinity War

    Keely Diebold, News Editor

    May 1, 2018

    What do you get when you mix Earth’s mightiest heroes, the Guardians of the Galaxy and the most terrifying villain in Marvel history into a movie 10 years in the making? You get a recipe for heartache, awe and confusion (topped off with laugh-out- loud humor) that will make the wait for “Avengers 4” even more brutal than it already is. Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War pulls out all of the stops to create...

    Photo by: IndieWire

  • Evolution of Athletic Training profession will affect students nationwide

    Evolution of Athletic Training profession will affect students nationwide

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    April 25, 2018

    Although Nicholls State University will feel the growing pains of losing its Athletic Training degree program, students and institutions across the country will begin to see the effects of the changes that are taking place both within the accreditation body and within the entire profession of athletic training. The Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) has made a decision to phase out bachelor-level athletic training...

    Evan Dauterive, head athletic trainer, wraps a Colonel football player's ankle before practice on Wednesday, March 14.

    Photo by: Jeffery Miller

  • Nicholls track and field prepares for Southland Conference Championships

    Nicholls track and field prepares for Southland Conference Championships

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    April 25, 2018

    The Nicholls State University women’s track and field team completed their final meet of the regular season last Saturday, April 21, at the Louisiana State University Invitational in Baton Rouge. RACE RECAPS The Colonels competed against a multitude of teams and unattached runners from Southland Conference (SLC) and Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) schools, including SLC opponents from McNeese State University, Northwestern State Univer...

    Photo by: Katherine Kelly

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