Fri August 29, 2014

Northwestern State freshmen pledge '1 of 7,' doing a good deed once a week

Northwestern State students who committed to spending one day each week doing some type of service for others bonded over 1 of 7 wristbands.
Credit Northwestern State University

Dozens of Northwestern State University students are boarding buses Friday destined to lend a hand to the Robeline Food Pantry as part of a pact to do one good thing each week.

NSU is partnering with the 1 of 7 concept. The Washington D.C. nonprofit organization was founded by NSU alumnus Kip Patrick.

It encourages people to do one service activity each week and make it a lifestyle choice.

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Fri August 17, 2012

LSU Shreveport freshmen prepare for college life

The University Center signage welcomes students to the fall semster.
LSU Shreveport

Nearly 100 freshmen turned out for the final orientation session at LSU Shreveport. Classes at most area colleges begin Monday, Aug. 20.