ull http://wwno.org en UL-Lafayette students anticipate the launch of their satellite http://wwno.org/post/ul-lafayette-students-anticipate-launch-their-satellite It’s been six years in the making and now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's cube satellite is hitching a ride into space this month on a NASA rocket. Dozens of undergraduate students have had a hand in CAPE-2. It stands for <a href="https://www.facebook.com/CajunAdvancedPicosatelliteExperiment">Cajun Advanced Picosatellite Experiment</a>. Assistant project manager Rizwan Merchant is a senior computer science major from Lafayette. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 47210 at http://wwno.org University Of Louisiana At Lafayette Monitoring Storm http://wwno.org/post/university-louisiana-lafayette-monitoring-storm <p>The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is planning to continue all normal operations throughout Tropical Storm Karen, the university announced today in a press release posted to its Facebook page. That includes Saturday&#39;s home football game against Texas State.</p><p>University officials say they are monitoring the storm as it develops, and will post updates if the situation changes to campus notification systems, websites, social media and other outlets.</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 16:45:08 +0000 Jason Saul 45324 at http://wwno.org Kansas State Bounces Back To Beat ULL 48-27 http://wwno.org/post/kansas-state-bounces-back-beat-ull-48-27 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Tramaine Thompson returned a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown, Ty Zimmerman took an interception 32 yards for another score and Kansas State rebounded from a season-opening loss to beat Louisiana-Lafayette 48-27 Saturday night.</p> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 14:25:01 +0000 The Associated Press 43483 at http://wwno.org Louisiana-Lafayette, LSU Game a Sellout http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-lafayette-lsu-game-sellout <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Louisiana-Lafayette's game next week against in-state rival LSU is a sellout.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The university says all individual game tickets for the Feb. 26 matchup at M.L. "Tigue" Moore Field sold out Tuesday just before 3 p.m.</p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:39:19 +0000 The Associated Press 29642 at http://wwno.org UL-Lafayette Seeks New Defensive Coordinator http://wwno.org/post/ul-lafayette-seeks-new-defensive-coordinator <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Louisiana-Lafayette football coach Mark Hudspeth says he's seeking a replacement for defensive coordinator Greg Stewart.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 17:16:51 +0000 The Associated Press 26716 at http://wwno.org 110 chimps to be removed from ULL center http://wwno.org/post/110-chimps-be-removed-ull-center <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The National Institutes of Health says it will relocate 110 of its chimpanzees from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's New Iberia Research Center and to stop using the animals for biomedical testing.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Advocate reports that the plan was announced Friday.</p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 16:51:21 +0000 The Associated Press 20586 at http://wwno.org ULL gets grant for math development program http://wwno.org/post/ull-gets-grant-math-development-program <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The University of Louisiana-Lafayette's math education department plans to recruit teachers during the fall for a new program designed to boost students' interest in careers in the sciences.</p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 20:10:11 +0000 The Associated Press 20169 at http://wwno.org Oklahoma State seeks rebound from rare blowout http://wwno.org/post/oklahoma-state-seeks-rebound-rare-blowout <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">For most of the players on Oklahoma State's team, the feeling of getting blown out in a college football game was unfamiliar until just last week.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 19:36:39 +0000 The Associated Press 20039 at http://wwno.org ULL student union project begins soon http://wwno.org/post/ull-student-union-project-begins-soon <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The long-awaited renovations to University of Louisiana at Lafayette&#39;s student union are scheduled to begin in a few weeks.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">By the time the semester starts Aug. 20, William Crist, campus facilities manager, tells The Advocate the only service open in the building will be the bookstore.</p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 16:36:41 +0000 The Associated Press 17230 at http://wwno.org More criticism of ULL gay studies minor http://wwno.org/post/more-criticism-ull-gay-studies-minor <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Louisiana Family Forum President Gene Mills suggested Friday that the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is drifting &quot;into sexual politics.&quot;</p> Sat, 21 Jul 2012 17:13:53 +0000 The Associated Press 16261 at http://wwno.org