Marie Elizabeth Oliver

Marie Elizabeth Oliver is an independent journalist based in Lafayette. She previously worked as an editor at The Washington Post and Better Homes & Gardens. Her work has also been published by Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, CNN, Parents, ElleDecor and Acadiana Profile.
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Fix democracy: Become a poll worker

Voting is the lifeblood of our democracy, and it happens at the local level. By signing up to become an election worker, your small contribution can have a major impact. (Did we mention you get paid?)

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Arts + Culture

Seen and Heard

A symposium celebrates the creative work of women and “unpacks” how Cajun and Creole culture have traditionally approached gender.

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Arts + Culture

In Thanksgiving: chicken pies for the soul

As Thanksgiving approaches, my aunts and cousins have lovingly resurrected my grandmother’s recipes as best they can, creating a meal that represents gratitude and honors her legacy.

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