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Bestselling author Ashley Elston to speak at LSUS

April 16, 2024 Comments Off on Bestselling author Ashley Elston to speak at LSUS
May 24 @ 4:19 pm

Click for tickets LSUS alum Ashley Elston is drawing raves from book clubs and critics alike for her debut adult novel First Lie Wins! Join us at 5:30 p.m. on May 16 to hear from Ashley first-hand, ask her questions…

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Donors and students celebrate success at Scholarship Appreciation Luncheon

April 4, 2024 Comments Off on Donors and students celebrate success at Scholarship Appreciation Luncheon
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LSU Shreveport students Vina Perez and Cooper Longino strive to show that a college degree is within reach for everybody. Perez and Longino shared their stories at the LSUS Foundation Scholarship Appreciation Luncheon Wednesday. Both say scholarships have given them…

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Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators awards $5,500 in scholarships to LSU Shreveport

February 15, 2024 Comments Off on Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators awards $5,500 in scholarships to LSU Shreveport
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Awards totaling $5,500 from the Louisiana Association of Tax Administrators will provide scholarships to students with financial need at LSU Shreveport. LATA is a professional organization for employees of state and local tax offices. The group promotes uniform taxing laws…

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LSUS professor awarded prestigious fellowship to conduct research abroad

November 30, 2023 Comments Off on LSUS professor awarded prestigious fellowship to conduct research abroad
May 24 @ 4:19 pm

LSU Shreveport faculty member Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award. Dr. Mikaberidze is an internationally known expert on Napoleon. He holds the Ruth Herring Noel Endowed Chair and is curator of the James Smith Noel…

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Shreveport native discovers family and community heritage of upward mobility

November 29, 2023 Comments Off on Shreveport native discovers family and community heritage of upward mobility
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Dr. Jolivette Anderson-Douoning’s chance discovery of her grandmother’s ledger spurred her to document the untold story of African-Americans’ upward mobility in Shreveport’s booming – but segregated – economy after World War II. “My mother passed away in 2013. My sister…

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Nine LSUS professors receive endowed professorship appointments

September 28, 2023 Comments Off on Nine LSUS professors receive endowed professorship appointments
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Nine LSU Shreveport professors have received endowed professorship appointments for the 2023-24 academic year. The LSUS Foundation manages endowments that support 47 professorships and five department chairs, allowing LSU Shreveport to attract and retain talented faculty members. These endowments are…

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LSU Shreveport MBA graduate creates scholarship to support business students

September 8, 2023 Comments Off on LSU Shreveport MBA graduate creates scholarship to support business students
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LSU Shreveport’s growing online programs are yielding a support network around the United States as graduates like Jeff West — who lives in the Seattle, Washington area — give back to the university. Jeff and his wife, Tiffany West, have…

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Red River Balloon Rally organizers make memorial scholarship donation

July 18, 2023 Comments Off on Red River Balloon Rally organizers make memorial scholarship donation
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A generous gift from Red River Balloon Rally organizers Susan and Pat Harwell will support a scholarship that honors the memory of a balloon pilot who was killed in a crash in 2005. LSU Shreveport Chancellor Dr. Robert Smith accepted…

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Generous gifts guarantee students will be able to pursue their dreams

July 5, 2023 Comments Off on Generous gifts guarantee students will be able to pursue their dreams
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This summer, we’re celebrating our supporters who help LSU Shreveport students thrive! We’re grateful for the community’s continued commitment to higher education. We’re also sharing the inspiring stories of first-generation college students who have persisted in spite of financial hardship…

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Hardy Foreman named 2023 LSUS Distinguished Alumnus

June 26, 2023 Comments Off on Hardy Foreman named 2023 LSUS Distinguished Alumnus
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The LSUS Alumni Association has honored Hardy Foreman as the 2023 Distinguished Alumnus.  Foreman, a partner and certified public accountant at firm Carr, Riggs and Ingram, is known as “Mr. LSUS” for his dedication to the university. He is president…

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