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LSU Professor Benjamin Martin's "Roger Martin du Gard and Maumort: The Nobel Laureate and His Unfinished Creation" Published by Northern Illinois Press

In the late 1930s and early 1940s, Roger Martin du Gard was one of the most famous writers in the Western world. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1937, and his works, especially "Les Thibault," a multivolume novel, were translated into English and read widely. Today, this close friend of André Gide, Albert Camus and André Malraux is almost unknown, largely because he left unfinished the long project he began in the 1940s, "Lieutenant Colonel de Maumort."

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Lafayette-Native Madelyn Smith Awarded Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant

Madelyn Smith of Lafayette, La., recently was awarded a Study Abroad Grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi--the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Smith is one of 50 students nationwide to receive the award.

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LSU's Luis Escobar Co-Authors "Statistical Intervals: A Guide for Practitioners and Researchers"

Experimental Statistics Professor Luis A. Escobar is co-author of the book "Statistical Intervals: A Guide for Practitioners and Researchers," which was just published by the prestigious editorial John Wiley & Sons earlier in April.

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LSU Geaux BIG Baton Rouge Volunteers to Serve Across Community; LSU Chapter of Phi Eta Sigma Serves BIG

The fifth annual Geaux BIG Baton Rouge was held Saturday, April 1, 2017, beginning with an opening ceremony on the LSU Natatorium Field. Geaux BIG Baton Rouge is an LSU student organization that plans and implements the largest day service event at LSU that unites the university community and Baton Rouge residents through service in order to express appreciation for the community's support.

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LSU K9s: Certified to Serve

LSU PD hosted the United States Police Canine Association's Region 10 Field Trials. Two LSU K9s participated in explosive-detection certification.

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LSU’s Reilly Center and Manship School Ask the Public to Help Solve the Budget

They work with The Advocate to create a new website

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LSU Presents the Tiger Twelve Class of 2017

The LSU Office of the Dean of Students presented the Tiger Twelve Class of 2017 at a ceremony held Saturday, April 22, at 2:30 p.m. in the rotunda of the LSU Business Education Complex.

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