Author: Kassandra Merritt


Welcome to the Hole

Running back Juwan Martin clutches the ball and takes off to gain yardage. With on and off sprinkles of rain, Tiger fans watched the G-Men roll to 4-0 in the Southwestern Athletic Conference in their home opener against the Alcorn State University Braves, who were also undefeated in SWAC. A […]


What are your homecoming expectations?

It’s that time of the year again that most of us have all been waiting for: Homecoming Week. It is a time for stu- dents, faculty, staff and alumni to showcase their spirit toward their alma mater. Homecoming gives Gramblinites, both attending and graduated, a chance to participate in activities […]


Showing love toward the ‘G-Squad’!

Is it just me or is Grambling’s campus more alive and energetic? I am the third generation in my family who attended Grambling, and I always remember hearing how lively our campus used to be. This year I am finally seeing what I’ve been hear- ing about how Grambling spirit […]


What if I asked about your pride?

Pride by definition is the “satisfaction in something done, owned, etc.” So it is natural that one could easily ask any Gramblinite, what is Grambling Pride? What is it that brings you joy when you think about your alma mater? Is it the grades, the sports, the colors, or even […]


Lab Schools crown kitten queens

Miss Grambling High, Kaniya Dudley, a senior from Minden along with many other students were honored at Grambling High School’s Coronation in the T.H. Harris Auditorium Wednesday, Oct. 8. The jazzy sounds of “Down in New Orleans” played throughout the room as the backdrop appeared with a setting that would […]


Grambling partakes in online college fair for recuiting

Grambling State Universi- ty will be reaching out to high school students interested in attending Grambling State University using the fall on- line “CollegeWeekLive” fair for prospective students. The college fair planned for Thursday, Oct. 23 will fea- ture more than 500 colleges from across the U.S. Teens and their […]


GSU’s High School Day attracts hundrends

Grambling State University’s annual High School Day, where high school students come to see what GSU has to offer, was this past Saturday. Buses started arriving around 7 a.m. Saturday, with visitors ready to learn what GSU is all about. There were high school students from Monroe, Shreveport and even […]


Knox to host Greek Step Show

Grambling State Univer- sity alumna Kingi Knox re- turns to Grambling to bring The GREATEST Fan of 365BLACK to Grambling State University. Knox is a native of Baton Rouge yet she has interviewed many celebrities for ESPN ra- dio across the country at the Super Bowl, Essence Festival, MTV VMAs, […]


80% or bust: Nursing program remains in limbo

The Grambling State University School of Nursing met with the Louisiana State Board of Nursing on Tuesday to discuss the future of the pro- gram. The board decided to keep the current status of the pro- gram, which is currently not accepting any new students into the professional nurs- ing […]


KGRM to host annual Radiothon

Grambling State University will continue a long list of Homecoming events with its third annual radiothon on Friday at the 91.5 KGRM radio station on the second floor of Washington-Johnson Complex. The goal is to raise $50,000 for scholarships and recruitment efforts from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. Participants are […]