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The Current Sauce • KNWD

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The Current Sauce • KNWD

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For the Fall 2022 semester, Northwestern State University welcomed a total of 135 students from other nations.

NSU welcomes new students from around the world

Kaleb Gauthier, Current Sauce Reporter September 21, 2022

Northwestern State University of Louisiana can be seen as small compared to other colleges. However, its reach spans the globe. For the Fall 2022 semester, Northwestern State University welcomed a total...

“Cult of Two” is Faudet’s fifth book, which was released in November of 2019. It is a collection of chilling poetry that haunts Faudet’s mind, as he warns readers that they too may be possessed by the words which are “dripping with magic and mischief.”

Art piece of the month: Michael Faudet’s “Cult of Two”

Ashlynn Picou, Current Sauce Arts & Living Editor September 21, 2022

If you’ve read the award-winning poetry book “Dirty Pretty Things,” then you are already familiar with the works of New Zealand writer Michael Faudet. “Cult of Two” is Faudet’s fifth book,...

A pair of Doc Martens.

How punk history has influenced fashion today

Kevin Thomas, Current Sauce Fashion Columnist September 19, 2022

Punk fashion was a revolution for the world. It was a reset for society and a new beginning. Punk fashion came to life in 1976 as a protest and rebellious act against the hippie movement that was happening...

Nick Taylor is working with The Current Sauce news editor, Nina Ovalle, on a story recapping President Jones investiture.

Latinx Success: Nick Taylor’s path to journalism

Lia Portillo Cantarero, Current Sauce Copy Editor September 16, 2022

Nick Taylor sits in his office chair in John S. Kyser room 225E listening to music and writing emails. He is an assistant professor for the Department of New Media, Journalism and Communication Arts. If...

Thursday, Sep. 15, however, is a far larger event open to everyone, with a $5 entry charge. This event starts at 1 p.m. at the Seven Oaks Stage and if it rains, it will be moved to the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium.

National Pan-Hellenic Council to host ‘Step and Stroll’ mixer for NPHC week

Kaleb Gauthier, Current Sauce Reporter September 15, 2022

The NPHC or National Pan-Hellenic Council, like many organizations, is starting off the year with an event, and a major one at that. NPHC week started Sep. 11 and lasts through Sep. 16. It is a series...

The house lights dim and the stage lights come up, and suddenly, you realize that this isn’t really Hamilton.”

Texas church under fire for “Hamilton” re-write

Mary Fletcher, Current Sauce Arts and Living Reporter September 8, 2022

Close your eyes and imagine this: your friend buys you tickets for a production of “Hamilton” as a present for you. The advertising looks similar to the Broadway production, but it’s a rather blatant...

One of the most enduring symbols of the series is a time machine called the TARDIS, which stands for Time and Relative Dimensions in Space

Doctor Who: a timeless classic

Mary Fletcher, Current Sauce Arts and Living Reporter September 6, 2022

Next year will mark 60 years since “Doctor Who” made its impact on the airwaves and on geek culture, but few are aware of the popular TV show’s humble beginnings. What started as a children’s television...

Happy couple walking on the street on a rainy day

A guide to staying stylish in the rain

Kevin Thomas, Current Sauce Fashion Columnist September 1, 2022

Hurricane season is in full go, and Natchitoches will be experiencing weeks of rain. Therefore, it is important to dress appropriately, yet stylish, for the weather. Dressing for rainy day weather can...

Staying organized at the beginning of the semester is vital for academic success, but organizational methods are unique for each person. Some students at Northwestern State University of Louisiana prefer to work ahead.

Students’ advice on how to stay organized

Lia Portillo Cantarero, Current Sauce Copy Editor August 31, 2022

Staying organized at the beginning of the semester is vital for academic success, but organizational methods are unique for each person. Some students at Northwestern State University of Louisiana prefer...

HER MAN - Derek Walle, Phoenix Woods and Mia Claire

NSU Talent: Student led band HER MAN shines after First Night Fest performance

Ashlynn Picou, Current Sauce Arts & Living Editor August 30, 2022

Those in attendance for First Night Fest this year were lucky enough to witness a performance by HER MAN, a band made up of three Northwestern State University of Louisiana students: two majoring in theater...

When entering Edgar Cano’s studio you can see his passion. Every detail that he has put onto his paintings surprises you as the closer you look the more you encounter something that could never be seen at a distance.

Edgar Cano: the artist impacting Natchitoches

Lia Portillo Cantarero, Current Sauce Arts and Living Editor April 29, 2022

This story has a Spanish and English translation. You can access the Spanish translation here. When entering Edgar Cano’s studio, you can see all of the paints and paintbrushes he uses scattered on...

Edgar Cano: el artista que impacta a Natchitoches

Lia Portillo Cantarero, Current Sauce Arts and Living Editor April 29, 2022

  Esta historia tiene traducción al español y al inglés. Puedes acceder a la traducción al español aquí. Al entrar al estudio de Edgar Cano, puedes ver las pinturas y pinceles que usa dispersados...

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