Speaking Through Dance “I am never dancing again!” the then four-year-old Elissa Adams, senior, informed her mother after a bad day at the dance studio. Elissa says her mother pushed her to continue. “I don’t know what she said, but I haven’t stopped since.” Elissa,[Read More…]
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Language can be a barrier to communication, but it can also be a bridge to opportunity. Chatman Sieben, the first deaf student to graduate with a master’s in English from Lamar, tutors students, both deaf and hearing at the LU Writing Center. The Beaumont native[Read More…]
Fairy tales. Superheroes. Other realms. We all dreamed of being in some other world as some other person when we were little — maybe we still do, sometimes. Devyn Coleman is making those childhood dreams come true. Devyn is a cosplayer. She designs and creates[Read More…]
Going to the Olympics is every athlete’s dream. But Alvin Goldman Jr. aims to make his dream a reality. The political science major is a powerlifter. The Beaumont native started lifting in seventh grade as a way to relieve stress. “I was always small and[Read More…]
Carla Towson is an artist and a teacher, and she uses these skills to guide young minds. “Art and educating are two things that I enjoy,” she says. “Art is an emotion.” The Orange native began her studies at Lamar University before earning a degree[Read More…]
A full school schedule, working every weekend, studying every night — living the life of a college student can be stressful and exhausting. But Groves senior Brandon Belaire has it figured out. After watching the “David Blaine Street Magic” special on TV, Brandon bought his[Read More…]