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Nina Ovale

Nina Ovalle, Current Sauce - News Editor

Nina Ovalle is a junior hospitality management and tourism major. This is her third year in The Current Sauce, and second year as News editor. She hopes to bring important campus information to light and make students aware of everything that goes on around them.

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After dedicating so much to Vic, President Jones shares an understanding that the choice to remove NSU’s Demon mascot was in the best interest of the institution.

April Fools: The face behind Vic bids farewell to NSU

April 1, 2024

Following the mascot change, Northwestern State University...

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Damien Tristant, assistant professor of physics, offers his service toward the Faculty Led Assistance to My Education (FLAME) in the Academic Success Center at the Eugene P. Watson Memorial Library.

FLAME keeps education ablazed

September 29, 2023

Northwestern State University of Louisiana has initiated...

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The Bienvenu elevators join the group of out-of-order elevators on campus.

Unexpected halt at Bienvenu Hall’s elevator last week

September 13, 2023

Northwestern State University of Louisiana now experiences...

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Sloane Artis, director of musical theatre, has officially been welcomed to NSU for the 2023-2024 academic school year.

NSU hires new faculty eager to teach

September 7, 2023

Northwestern State University of Louisiana has increased...

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While Northwestern State University of Louisiana has a decline in retention rates, there has been a slight increase in incoming freshmen.

NSU looks to increase future enrollment

August 28, 2023

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is experiencing...

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The portrait of Isabella at the Sylvan Friedman Student Union created by Camilo Mantilla, a graduate student from Cienfuegos, Cuba.

The story of Isabella

November 1, 2022

Ghost stories are nothing out of the ordinary for students...

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The French Market express is one of Natchitoches most delicious food stops.

Your guide to the best eats in Natchitoches

April 26, 2022

Welcome to Natchitoches, the town where history and...

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The Northwestern State University of Louisiana Climate Task Force, a committee composed of NSU faculty, has exchanged all plastic bottles in the Dear School of Creative and Performing Arts center vending machines for aluminum cans.

The NSU organizations saving our planet

April 19, 2022

Whether faculty or student run, Northwestern State...

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Daniel Ley, pianist of the School of Creative and Performing Arts.

NSU’s pianist: Daniel Ley

April 6, 2022

If you’ve ever attended a show by the Dear School...

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Student Government Association of Northwestern State University of Louisiana approved a bill to close campus gates at 9:00pm and are working with campus administration to make sure someone will be monitoring the Caspari exit guard post nightly.

SGA to push for a nightly guard at the Caspari gate

March 18, 2022

On March 14, Student Government Association of Northwestern...

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Women’s basketball accepted donations from members of the audience and raised 2,501$ towards St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Women’s basketball gives back, donates to St. Jude

March 15, 2022

On Feb. 24 in Prather Coliseum, Northwestern State...

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Northwestern State University of Louisianas Student Government Association painted the campus rock in light of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.

SGA discusses the reopening of Chick-fil-A breakfast

February 28, 2022

In the Feb. 21 Student Government Association meeting...

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On Feb. 16, 2022, Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s Jazz Orchestra perform Chico and the Man, featuring duet by Blake Taggert on cornet and orchestra director Galindo Rodriguez on trumpet.

NSU jazz orchestra concert astonishes audience

February 22, 2022

On Feb. 16, 2022, Northwestern State University of...

Vic the Demon came out to celebrate the festivities at Krewe of Northwestern State University of Louisiana. (L-R) Zoe Johnson, Jessica Mullican, Vic the Demon

Krewe of NSU let the good times roll

February 14, 2022

On Feb. 10, the Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s...

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