Author: Katherine Hart

Dillard University students are making their voices heard

Convocation — a learning laboratory for first-year college students —gives freshmen a hand through the difficult initial year, helping them adjust to campus life and become better scholars. Dillard University adds something to that traditional role of a first-year program....

Ben Franklin ranked No. 1 public school in Louisiana

Benjamin Franklin High School has once been ranked as the top public school in the state based on its School Performance Score, or SPS. Franklin’s annual report card from the Louisiana Department of Education showed consistent A performance in the...

Man shot in leg at Leon C. Simon and Franklin

The New Orleans Police Department is investigating a nonfatal shooting near the intersection of Leon C. Simon Drive and Franklin Avenue. Initial reports show one adult male victim arrived at University Medical Center with a gunshot wound to the leg.