Feminism: misconceptions, positives and how it has shaped the minds of society

Feminism is a recent phenomenon sweeping across both modern political and social debates. According to Merriam-Webster, feminism is defined as “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes,” or “organized activity on behalf of women’s rights … Continue reading Feminism: misconceptions, positives and how it has shaped the minds of society

LSU provides its students with an opportunity to decrease stress from upcoming midterms

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  LSU provides its students with an opportunity to decrease stress from upcoming midterms Students of LSU received the opportunity to decrease their stress levels before finals by attending the school’s Auxiliary Services’ De-Stress Fest. Auxiliary Services manages the LSU Student Union and supports the academic success of LSU by providing services of the highest quality. “The closing weeks of the term can be extremely challenging for students. With final exams on the horizon, graduation, and packing up to travel home, this event is designed to help students relax and recharge,” said April Frank, a manager at the … Continue reading LSU provides its students with an opportunity to decrease stress from upcoming midterms

Panelists hold discussion on communication and social media during LSU Sports Summit

Panelists discussed athletes managing social media accounts, for brand communication and promotion during the Sports Communication Summit in Louisiana State University’s Holiday Forum. The discussion opened with Dan Borné, master of program, speaking about achieving one’s dreams and becoming successful … Continue reading Panelists hold discussion on communication and social media during LSU Sports Summit

LSU student expresses concerns for the possible repercussions of the 2016 presidential election

For LSU student Hunter James, this presidential election has proven to be one of the most influential in history, going much deeper than politics for him as well as many Americans. As an independent voter James, feels there is only one candidate who will “protect his constitutional rights,” as a homosexual man. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton supports the movement towards a more progressive nation. In 2015 the United States hit a milestone in the country’s history when it legalized same-sex marriage. Hillary has openly stated her support for the gay community, where as Republican candidate Donald Trump has been … Continue reading LSU student expresses concerns for the possible repercussions of the 2016 presidential election

Moment or Movement Symposium offers discussion on social media and its influence on Baton Rouge’s turbulent summer

BATON ROUGE, LA- Lance Porter discussed the relationship between social media and three turbulent events, which occurred in the summer of 2016, at the Moment or Movement Presidential Symposium discussion Monday at Louisiana State University. Porter serves as Director of … Continue reading Moment or Movement Symposium offers discussion on social media and its influence on Baton Rouge’s turbulent summer

The Price You Pay For Saving A Life: Organ Donors

Families of those in need of organs are likely to agree, that donors are in great demand. Nonetheless, many people do not understand what live organ donors actually experience  during the donation process. Physical healing after testing and procedures are huge factors in the donation process; however, many people do not take into consideration the amount of the mental healing a donor must go through as well. Donation can be very traumatic not only on the donors physical health, but also on their mental health. An online survey found that nearly 30 percent of live organ donors suffer from depression … Continue reading The Price You Pay For Saving A Life: Organ Donors