Recent News Releases

 

LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication and College of Humanities & Social Sciences Awarded $200,000 to Study Climate Hazards

The Louisiana Sea Grant has awarded $200,000 to LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication and LSU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences to study how emergency managers communicate important information to coastal communities about hazardous conditions such as severe weather. Communicating Climate Tools to Coastal Communities (CCTCC) is aimed at helping emergency managers in coastal Louisiana better understand and explain to the public information from climate tools (such as the National Hurricane Center’s Cone of Uncertainty and the Storm Prediction Center’s Convective Outlook, both pictured below) about severe weather and climate hazards.

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Panera Bread Opens at LSU Patrick F. Taylor Hall

LSU Dining is proud to announce the grand opening of their newest campus eatery, Panera Bread, in Patrick F. Taylor Hall on Monday, Aug. 13.

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LSU Chemist Named a 2018 American Chemical Society Fellow

LSU College of Science Associate Dean of Academic Services and Philip & Foymae West Distinguished Professor in Chemistry Andrew Maverick has been named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society.

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LSU First Year Experience to Host Welcome Week Program

First Year Experience is hosting Bengal Bound, LSU's annual welcome week program, this week through Saturday, Aug. 18. Open to all incoming first year LSU students, the event also welcomes returning students. Bengal Bound is coordinated by the First Year Experience department, part of the Division of Student Affairs.

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Three of the 10 National Academies' Gulf Research Program Science Policy Fellows from LSU

The Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine have announced the 10 recipients of its 2018 Science Policy Fellowships. Three of the fellows are from LSU.

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Fox News Anchor, LSU Alumna Sandra Smith Brings Purple and Gold to NYC

When she's not anchoring "America's Newsroom" on Fox News, LSU alumna Sandra Smith loves reminiscing about her time in Baton Rouge.

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LSU Residential Life to Host Annual Student Move-In Day on Aug. 12

As the fall 2018 semester is set to begin at LSU on Aug. 20, the Department of Residential Life will welcome students back to campus with Move-In Day, on Sunday, Aug. 12, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in all on-campus residence halls and apartments.

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