Home Search Index A-Z Contact Us Portal
News About Us Academics Student Life Library Research Athletics
University of Louisiana at Lafayette Public Relations & News Services
Prospective Students
Current Students
Alumni, Donors & Friends
Faculty & Staff
Go to our new site at louisiana.edu
news | for media | about us | la louisiane | faculty assistance | logos & licensing
home | FAQ | staff | address change | submit news | past issues | feedback

La Louisiane: Staff

Kathleen Thames, Editor
Sarah Spell, Assistant Editor
Jared Perrio, Student Editor
Frequent Contributors

Kathleen Thames


      Kathleen, associate director of communications, is editor of "La Louisiane," a biannual, full-color magazine with a circulation of about 75,000.
     She is responsible for the Communications and Marketing website and "La Louisiane" website, maintains a library of digital images, and assists with various Communications and Marketing projects.
     Kathleen is author of 100 Years, a pictorial history of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
     She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Louisiana State University.

Office (337) 482-6397 

Sarah Spell

Assistant Editor

     Sarah is assistant editor of "La Louisiane," the university's magazine.
     She also writes for a variety of Communications and Marketing projects.
     Sarah holds a bachelor's degree in communications from UL Lafayette.
Office (337) 482-6397 

Jared Perrio
Student Editor



     Jared Perrio is student editor of "La Louisiane" for the Spring 2013 and Fall 2013 issues.
      In that role, he is a liaison with the university's student body. He is involved in almost all aspects of the magazine, gaining valuable hands-on experience.
      Jared is a junior majoring in journalism with a minor in Cajun and Creole studies. He is a U.S. Army veteran who has served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Office (337) 482-6397

Frequent Contributors

Doug Dugas
Blane Faul
Terri Fensel
Travis Gauthier
Catherine Guidry
Philip Gould
Brad Kemp
Robin May

Aletha Reppel
Denise Gallagher
Darrah Design


Document last revised Tuesday, November 6, 2012 2:22 PM

Copyright 2003 by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Communications and Marketing · Martin Hall Room 319
Post Office Box 41009, Lafayette LA 70504-1009, USA
337/482-6397 · 337/482-5908 (fax) · prns@louisiana.edu