Famous Faces at LSU

In terms of population, LSU is the tenth biggest city in Louisiana. On any given day there are roughly 50,000 students, faculty, and staff running from place to place, not to mention countless campus hangers-on. There are those who center of the crowd — people whose mere appearance generates questions: Who are they? Why are … Continue reading

Culture Clash: Will Luxury Living Smother the North Gate’s Flavor?

Culture Clash: Will Luxury Living Smother the North Gate’s Flavor? One muggy evening last summer in Paris, I stared blankly at the crowd in an after-hours Metro station. Everyone was waiting for the train: the homeless slept on benches, sweet old French ladies smiled as they held their arms tightly around their waists, sleek fashionistas … Continue reading