"Thibodeaux, fontainbleau, the place is buzzin"

Mock ‘jazz funeral’ at LSU laments effect of budget cuts
Wearing black and holding signs such as, “Goodbye LSU – hello Louisiana State Community College,” several hundred students, faculty and staff led a jazz funeral march for education on Thursday around the Parade Ground.

Honoring the National Day of Action to Defend Public Education, the largely student-driven LSU effort was designed to protest ongoing state budget cuts against colleges and to raise community awareness.

“That’s what this is for — to get students more involved,” said organizer Bradley Wood, an LSU senior from Zachary helping to lead the new LSU “Proud Students” group.


Popular posts from this blog

Helicoptor parenting

Cheap eats?

Win early