SOE “Fight Light a Girl” Event Recap

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  Wrapping up the end of Baton Rouge’s Women’s Week, Fight Like a Girl was a domestic violence awareness event by Sistars of empowerment, Inc.  The purpose of this event was to bring awareness to domestic violence and self defense Read more

Black Girl Magic: LSU Asst. Professor Uses Technology to Predict Alzheimer’s Disease


An assistant professor in the Division of Electrical and Computer Engineering,  LaVonda Brown, is said to have discovered a way to predict Alzheimer’s Disease through technology. Brown  came to LSU earlier this year, but through her work for the Emory Read more

The 5th Annual RICE Awards

The Rising in Community Excellence Awards (RICE Awards) released the official nominee list for the 2015 season. The RICE Awards was created five years ago by C. Chandon Carter; Philanthropist, Entrepreneur, Certified Relationship Expert, and Media Personality. In 2011, Carter Read more

Elle’s Insider: It’s back to school time!!!!

Hello Swag Her Family This is Elle of Elle’s Insider and I am gearing up for the S.U. (Southern University) Fall 2011 Semester.  I’m excited for myself and all other college students but even more excited that the children of Read more