The Pine Log production room has four corners, a wall of windows and shelves full of memories. It might be empty, quiet and not the fast-paced, movie-like newsroom you’d imagine, however, for the few that work there, it’s a home.
The Board of Regents came to a decision on Nov. 29 that the University would accept the invitation for affiliation into the University of Texas System. This news has shocked some and rejoiced others. Ultimately, we should appreciate the Board keeping us informed and included throughout the d…
Several of Taylor Swift’s fans, including myself, couldn’t believe their eyes when they noticed that she was planning on offering an Era’s tour. For many, it was the opportunity of a lifetime - until Ticketmaster ruined everything.
I get my SFA ring on Friday. Like many other students and alumni, I will be able to participate in one of the best SFA traditions, the Big Dip. When I dye my hand purple and receive my ring that I have worked so hard for, it will not only showcase my commitment to this school, but it will al…
I joined The Pine Log in Spring 2021 as a photographer, which has been one of the most rewarding jobs ever. I got to experience various amounts of diversity throughout the SFA events within the time I’ve been on staff here.
The University has responded to the federal lawsuit filed by former SFA employee, Tammy Wheeler, and denied all allegations put against them. With this lawsuit being public it is only reasonable for SFA to make a public statement, however none has been made.
The Health and Wellness Hub is no longer offering in house COVID tests for students and faculty. At home testing kits will be available in place of the in house testing.
Dr. Brandon Frye, who served as SFA’s vice president of student affairs since February 2021, will be resigning his position on Jan. 31. Frye will be accepting the position of vice chancellor for student affairs at East Carolina University.
The Stephen F. Austin State University Board of Regents has voted to unite with the University of Texas system after comparing it to three other university systems courting SFA.
The University Police Department is preparing for their Shop with a Cop event on Dec. 8. For the event, volunteer officers help children shop for their holiday gifts, creating positive connections in the process.
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.The Board of Regents meeting on Oct. 31 introduced new modifications to SFA departments. One of these departmental changes includes the renaming of the Department of Geology to the Department of Earth Sciences and Geological Resources.
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.Stephen F. Austin State University has responded to a federal lawsuit filed by former employee Tammy Wheeler. Through an official response to the U.S. District Court, the University has denied allegations of dismissing complaints of discrimination and mis…
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.Greg Abbott is currently leading Beto O’Rouke in the gubernatorial race with an average of 9.2 points, 51.6%-42.4%. Younger voters might feel lost or confused when it comes to polls and election statistics, but Dr. Lee Payne, a political science professor…
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.University stakeholder groups presented reports to the SFA Board of Regents regarding university system affiliation candidates at the Board meeting on Oct. 30. The reports were in response to answers received by the systems on Oct. 6 to submitted questions.
Nacogdoches is the oldest town in Texas. According to Visit Nacogdoches, a local legend recounts that Caddo Indians settled the town before the Spanish showed up in the 1700s. With more than a few hundred years of human history, Nacogdoches houses a few locations that spook both residents an…
The President’s Innovation Fund, designed to advance SFA’s student recruitment and education on campus, will soon announce recipients of the fund. Faculty competing in the Stephen F. Austin F23 President’s Innovation Fund are now in the beginning phases of their projects.
The SFA homecoming events scheduled for Friday night, Oct. 28 have been canceled due to inclement weather, according to a campus-wide email from the Division of Student Affairs. These events include the pep rally, concert and drone show.
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.A trip to the Nacogdoches Farmers Market will guarantee fresh produce and local goods. Nowadays, it will also guarantee a concert by Emily Atchison, a SFA student and street musician who has become a local rising sensation for her singing and ukulele music.
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.SFA now requires payments to process official transcripts as of Oct. 1. According to the SFA Registrar’s website, the University is requiring both former and current students to pay a $10 fee for each paper transcript requested.
Para español, desplácese hacia abajo.Katherine Noble, a masters publishing student at Stephen F. Austin State University from Houston, wrote a children’s book empowering young girls and offering a bilingual edge with American Sign Language inclusion that will be published by the SFA press pu…