News from the Office of Academic Affairs

2019 Faculty Awards Call for Nominations

Each year the university recognizes and rewards the outstanding work of its faculty. This year nominations will be considered for two university-wide alumni professorships and a number of other faculty awards.

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Online Bachelor of Science Offered in Construction Management

The Bert S. Turner Department of Construction Management will be launching a 100% online Bachelor of Science in Construction Management (BSCM) degree in Fall 2019. The online BSCM is designed to meet the needs of working professionals as well as recent high school graduates who desire the convenience and flexibility of online learning.

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Undergraduate Research Week

LSU's inaugural Undergraduate Research Week will be held April 5 -12, 2019. This collection of events will serve as a campus-wide celebration of undergraduate research, scholarship, and creativity in each of the senior colleges and in venues across campus.

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Judges Needed for the 10th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference

Faculty, graduate students and graduate student organizations are needed to serve as a poster or oral presentation judge at the Undergraduate Research Conference on Friday October 26, 2018.

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Office of Academic Affairs Monthly Newsletter

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Red Stick Roux LSU

LSU’s Office of Human Resource Management, with support from the Office of Academic Affairs, hosted its annual Red Stick Roux event for new faculty and staff by giving them a taste of Cajun cuisine and zydeco swamp tunes. The outdoor event was hosted on Saturday, September 15 at the Rural Life Museum and had over 110 attendees.

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Amber LeBlanc: I am...Creative

As the Design and Communications Specialist for the Student Health Center here at LSU, Amber LeBlanc encompasses the value of creativity daily in her professional and personal life.

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Sarah Amsted: I am...Creative

Sarah Armstead is a senior, dual degree major in political science and communications. Sarah showcased her creativity by leading the social media efforts for Bengal Bound 2018, LSU's official welcome week, as well as using her photography skills to capture events during the week.

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PS 26 Revised: Policy for Persons with Disabilities

On June 27, 2018, the President officially approved the revisions, as reviewed by the PS-26 Committee, the Faculty Senate, deans, vice presidents, and the provost, to PS 26: Policy on Disability Service, Duties, and Compliance.

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LSU first in Louisiana to offer Master's Degree in Athletic Training

The Athletic Training Program within the School of Kinesiology received approval to offer a Masters Degree in Athletic Training at the August Board of Regents meeting. Louisiana State University is the first institution in the state to receive this approval.

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LSU Student Success to Encompass Center for Academic Success and Testing & Evaluation Services

LSU Student Success is pleased to announce the department will now encompass both the Center for Academic Success (CAS) and the newly created Office of Testing and Evaluation Services (TES).

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Greek Life Implementation Committee Report Posted

The Greek Life Implementation Committee posted its report online after several months of work putting the recommendations of the Greek Task Force into place.

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