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3 events to look for in the spring semester

Holly Hallal, News Writer

January 24, 2018

The spring 2018 semester will bring plenty big changes, campus-favorite events and opportunities for student participation throughout the semester, but here are three significant ones to look out for: Administrative changes Th...

3 changes from SGA for the new semester

Keely Diebold, News Editor

January 23, 2018

With the new semester in full swing, the Student Government Association has already made its share of plans, outlined at the organization’s first meeting yesterday afternoon. Students can look for three significant student-focused...

New basketball court added to Stopher Gymnasium

Kathleen Rodrigue, Staff Writer

January 13, 2018

The Nicholls State University athletic department has made improvements to Stopher Gymnasium. Among these improvements are new portable basketball goals, LED scorer tables, and a raised, portable basketball court that will...

Nicholls receives $30,000 from Capital One

Holly Hallal, News Writer

December 22, 2017

Nicholls recently received a $30,000 donation from Capital One, which it will use to host a program that targets high school seniors. Dr. Todd Keller, associate vice president for academic affairs, explained that the donation...

Police Reports: 11/7 – 11/15

December 13, 2017


Nicholls holds Honors Thesis Symposium for graduating seniors

Holly Hallal, News Writer

December 12, 2017

Graduating honors students presented their research at the Honors Thesis Symposium on Dec. 2. Students picked their topics and gathered information for about one year. Courtney Mistretta, allied health science pre-professional...

Tech committee approves proposal to improve campus Wi-Fi

Keely Diebold, News Editor

December 6, 2017

Nicholls’ technology fee committee approved a proposal on Nov. 28 to purchase new Wi-Fi access points for the Ellender Library, Peltier Hall and Polk Hall in order to improve Wi-Fi access. Peyton Chiasson, chair of the technology...

Student media referendum does not receive approval

Keely Diebold, News Editor

November 29, 2017

The proposed referendum to create a student media self-assess fee has not received the necessary approval to pass on to the University of Louisiana System board of supervisors. Peyton Chiasson, director of student rights and...

SGA holds last meeting of the semester

Keely Diebold, News Editor

November 28, 2017

The final Student Government Association meeting of the year took place yesterday afternoon as members passed a number of motions and reflected on the fall semester. The organization passed motions to assist in funding the...

Nicholls names Jay Clune 6th University President

Hugh Plaisance, News Writer

November 14, 2017

At the end of the special meeting of the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System, the board announced that the sixth university president of Nicholls State University will be Jay Clune. Clune was chosen out...

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