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Student Recognitions

LSU Discover

The LSU Discover Undergraduate Research program supports student participation in faculty-mentored research and professional-level activities.

Undergraduate Research Project Grants

2019 - Fall

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Ariana Buckner
Mentor: Dr. Reg Tucker
Research: Peer Influence Effects on the Spread of Disinformation

2019 - Summer

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Sean Krieg, Economics
Mentor: Dek Terrell
Research - Louisiana’s Purchasing: The Impact of a Carbon Tax and Dividend Policy on Louisiana’s Consumption Spending

2019 - Spring

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Abimbola Ogundare, Economics
Mentor: Daniel Keniston
Research - Uncovering the Roots of the Black-White Wealth Gap: The Freedman's Bank Crash
Grant recipient

2018 - Spring

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Lauren Agrigento, ISDS
Mentor: Joni Shreve
Research - Predictions of Potential opiate Addiction
Grant recipient

Discover Scholars Awardees


2018 - Spring

Alyssa Hebert, finance
Mentor: Kurtay Ogunc

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2018 Discover Scholarship Awardee - Alyssa Hebert, Finance major

Discover Day

April 9, 2019

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1st place - Olevia Sharbaugh, Economics
Oral Presentation, The Effects of Natural Disasters on Economic Growth at the Subnational Level
Mentor - Areendam Chanda  

2nd place - Finn Bicknell, Finance and Mathematics
Poster Competition, Dynamic Asset Allocation Strategies Across Economic and Volatility Regimes
Mentor - Julie Buckner