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2015

Almagest: The Magazine Revealed

November 25, 2015

Photo caption:  Executive Editor Emily Wright stands next to the blow-up of the magazine cover and holds a certificate of appreciation for her work awarded at the LSUS Department of Arts and Media fall, 2015, recognition ceremony.

Almagest: the Magazine is Revealed

The fall 2015 publication of Almagest: The Magazine was made official on Tuesday (11/22/15) at LSU Shreveport with a launch party at 6:30 p.m. in the Noel Memorial Library. The magazine is a publication of the print-based journalism classes in the Department of Arts and Media, and is entirely student produced.

Emily Wright, a senior with a concentration in theater, served as executive editor for the second consecutive semester. The editorial staff included Gopal Gurung as the creative directo; Koneisha Austin, who was a design contributo; and Jessica Ingram contributing photographyand reporting.

Feature-length articles include a profile of the Shreveport Metropolitan Band, which has been housed on the LSUS campus since the 1980s, the Pioneer Heritage Center, and an in-depth look at the LSUS basketball program. In addition to the full-length features, there are shorter articles covering news and events plus photo essays.

SB Magazine Executive Editor Devin White served as the publication advisor.  White is an LSUS alumna who was a feature writer at the Shreveport Times for several years before joining the editorial staff at SB Magazine

An electronic version of the publication can be found on the LSUS Department of Arts and Media home page. Contact Dr. Linda Webster at 318-797-5376 for further information.  

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