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Annual scholarships support students building careers and communities

March 21, 2024 Comments Off on Annual scholarships support students building careers and communities
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LSUS graduate student Laura Beeman Nugent (pictured with former LSUS Student Government Association President Tyson Lee) is committed to investing in her future. She expected to go it alone—but help from the LSU Shreveport Scholarship and Completion Fund is making…

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LSU Shreveport hits all-time enrollment record with more than 10,000 students this spring

March 20, 2024 Comments Off on LSU Shreveport hits all-time enrollment record with more than 10,000 students this spring
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LSU Shreveport smashed its previous enrollment record as the university has crossed the 10,000 mark for the first time in the school’s history. LSUS announced a final spring enrollment of 10,214 on Wednesday. “For the first time in LSUS history,…

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December 21, 2023 Comments Off on
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Donor Spotlight

November 29, 2023 Comments Off on Donor Spotlight
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William B. “Bill” Wiener Jr. A passion for preservation led William B. “Bill” Wiener Jr. to ensure that the stories of individuals, communities and cultures aren’t lost. “We make so many decisions based on history,” he said. “I don’t understand…

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Oakland Cemetery Tour with Dr. Cheryl White

October 2, 2023 Comments Off on Oakland Cemetery Tour with Dr. Cheryl White
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Join LSU Shreveport history professor Dr. Cheryl White for a free twilight tour of Oakland Cemetery, the original city cemetery for Shreveport, on Thursday, October 26. The oldest tombstones — dating to 1842 — tell the story of Shreveport’s first…

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Summer Scholars Program at LSUS will offer high school students early exposure to college classes

August 9, 2023 Comments Off on Summer Scholars Program at LSUS will offer high school students early exposure to college classes
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LSU Shreveport will give area high school students a path to college and careers with the Summer Scholars Program. The university piloted the program this summer with freshman-level math and English classes. In 2024, the Summer Scholars Program will offer…

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Endowed scholarship honors faculty member who helped build the LSU Shreveport Department of Psychology

July 26, 2023 Comments Off on Endowed scholarship honors faculty member who helped build the LSU Shreveport Department of Psychology
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The Jimmie Smith Endowed Scholarship in Education was established in April 2001 to honor Dr. Jimmie N. Smith, a longtime faculty member at LSUS Shreveport. The scholarship was established in his memory by his wife Gwen, his brother Charles and…

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LSU Names Robert T. Smith Chancellor of LSU Shreveport

July 5, 2023 Comments Off on LSU Names Robert T. Smith Chancellor of LSU Shreveport
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LSU Shreveport will welcome new Chancellor Robert T. Smith to campus on July 10. LSU named Smith chancellor after an extensive nationwide search to replace Larry Clark, who retired June 30 after a 45-year career in higher education. Before his…

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First-generation students create a legacy of learning for their families and communities

June 15, 2023 Comments Off on First-generation students create a legacy of learning for their families and communities
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“Gratifying.” “Proud.” “Meaningful.” This are just a few words first-generation college students use to share their feelings about pursuing a degree at LSU Shreveport. “Being a first generation graduate means everything to me, and I’m so proud to set this…

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