Opinion

Less binging, more socializing

Less binging, more socializing

Ever since I was a little kid my dad has nicknamed me “pausey,” because whenever we were watching a movie I would pause to talk, eat or do whatever my attention-deficit brain told me to do. I love television and movies more than the average[Read More…]

February 22, 2018 0 comments Opinion
Balancing  Act

Balancing Act

Learn life skills to manage life stresses Since I began college about three and a half years ago, I’ve learned (mostly through trial and error) how delicate the school/work balance can be, especially when one adds in organizations and a social life on the side.[Read More…]

February 22, 2018 0 comments Opinion

UP editorial: From one campus to another

The University Press staff extends our deepest condolences to the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, Feb. 14. We grieve with the survivors during this time, and support their endeavors moving forward. It is our duty as a Cardinal community to stand[Read More…]

February 22, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Staff
A well-suited match

A well-suited match

Most boyfriends would never let their girlfriends tell them what to wear. However, since it’s for special occasions, my significant other, Hunter, usually lets me plan out our outfits. It’s always a lot of fun picking out what we’re going to wear and having to[Read More…]

February 15, 2018 0 comments Opinion
Get real ‘face time’

Get real ‘face time’

Online dating apps no substitute for human interaction This Valentine’s season, I found myself on dating apps like Plenty of Fish and Tinder more frequently than usual. I wasn’t alone. According to Time Magazine, visitors to online dating sites traditionally rise 10-30 percent at this[Read More…]

February 15, 2018 0 comments Opinion

UP editorial

Big Red shows big numbers for Cardinal View Saturday’s Cardinal View recruitment event featured a turn out of 260 students and 598 guests, despite ugly weather. The Office of Student Engagement hosts the event every semester to showcase what Lamar has to offer to potential[Read More…]

February 15, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Staff
Putting off procrastination

Putting off procrastination

Staying organized, setting personal goals key to success My entire academic life can be summed up with one image — me, in my bed, at about 10 p.m., stressing about an assignment that I have had for a month, but haven’t completed for whatever reason. [Read More…]

February 8, 2018 0 comments Opinion

UP editorial: Let good vibes brighten bad times

In the current social climate with a seemingly constant stream of negative news, it can be easy to let it affect us. When we’re already stressed about our class assignments, jobs and personal lives, tragic stories do not incite feelings of hope.  We have to[Read More…]

February 8, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Staff
Port Arthur’s Reel Cajun Seafood Restaurant and Bar

Port Arthur’s Reel Cajun Seafood Restaurant and Bar

Early season crawfish with unique flair I decided to try out Reel Cajun Seafood Restaurant & Bar in Port Arthur. Even though it’s still a little early in the season for crawfish, I decided to go with my boyfriend to check theirs out. This was[Read More…]

February 8, 2018 0 comments Features, Opinion
Friends are forever

Friends are forever

It was 6 a.m. on a day I cannot recall, working a never-ending night shift like I had been for 11 months — my days were running into each other. I was asleep with my head on the table in the kitchen at the office[Read More…]

February 8, 2018 0 comments Opinion