Be The Match

With just a few simple swipes of the mouth, someone’s life could be saved. LSU is participating in the nationwide cause “Be The Match” where people in the community can be added to the registry to provide bone marrow to patients with cancers such as leukemia. Just a simple cheek swab can determine if you are someone’s match. Keighley Kelley, a student here at LSU, is proudly volunteering for this event in honor of a close childhood friend of hers. Kelley said, “I decided to volunteer for this event because a childhood friend of mine was diagnosed with leukemia when … Continue reading Be The Match

Obama Takes His Final Trip as President

President Obama has one last promise to fulfill before his presidency comes to a close. Throughout Mr. Obamas presidency, he has made many efforts trying to fix reframe American foreign policy toward Asia. This trip will be his last available effort. While on this final trip, Mr. Obama will travel to Hawaii, Lake Tahoe, Midway Atoll, then and China. In Lake Tahoe, Mr. Obama will speak about combating climate change. After the climate change summit, the president will fly to a small island, Midway Atoll, to speak about climate change once more and announce the expansion of the Papahanaumokuakea Marine … Continue reading Obama Takes His Final Trip as President