NATCHITOCHES, La. (NSU) - Student affairs staff from Northwestern State University delivered supplies to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette to help students who were impacted by the recent floods in south Louisiana.
NSU staff provided food, water, toiletries, bedding sets and other items to help UL Lafayette students. Since the floods, Northwestern State students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends have donated through the university’s website and social media to help NSU students who suffered losses in the floods. University officials have worked for the past several weeks to meets the needs of Northwestern State students. Once all students in need received assistance, NSU reached out to other Louisiana institutions whose students needed additional help.
Taking part in the delivery were front from left, NSU Vice President for The Student Experience Dr. Chris Maggio, Patricia Cottonham, vice president for student affairs at UL Lafayette, middle from left, Director of First Year Experience and Leadership Development Reatha Cox, NSU student Ryan Wright of Natchitoches, UL Lafayette student Javon Davis of Alexandria, UL Lafayette Residential Life Area Coordinator Matthew Miles, Brittany McConathy, assistant director of development at NSU, and back row UL Lafayette student Dante Johnson of Vacherie.