Components are a form-based type of reusable content that allows non-HTML content managers to leverage complex styling or coding.

To use a component:

  1. When in Edit mode, place cursor in the location you would like the feature to appear
  2. Select "Insert Component"
  3. Select the Component
  4. Add content to the Component Fields

[Fierce] Animated GIF with pause

The following information is need to use this component:

  • Static image (png, jpg, or gif) - preferably a still of the animation, must use same ratio as animated gif
  • Animated image (gif)
  • Height and width you want the image to displayed
  • Image margin

horse skeleton
horse skeleton trotting

[Fierce] [Blog] Blog Listing

This component contains the following customizations:

  • [OPTIONAL] Title 
  • [OPTIONAL] Number of Blog Items 
  • [OPTIONAL] Filter by Tag
  • Filter Condition (Any or All)
  • Display Type (Card or Articles)

Card Style

Blog Listing

eighth blackbird members

Welcoming Eighth Blackbird to LSU

We are excited to welcome award-winning new music ensemble Eighth Blackbird to LSU for a special concert, featuring composer Viet Cuong’s Vital Signs, among other works.

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opera singer on stage

Announcing Our 2022 - 2023 Opera Season

LSU's Turner-Fischer Center for Opera is excited to announce four major productions for the 2022 - 2023 season, featuring a wide variety of classic and modern repertoire, catering to all ages and all tastes.

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President Tate and Coach Matt McMahon

Basketball Coach McMahon on Recruiting, Career Goals, and Joy


Article Style

[Fierce] [Calendar] Calendar Listing

This component contains the following customizations:

  • [OPTIONAL] Title 
  • Number of Calendar Items 
  • [OPTIONAL] Filter by Category
  • Filter Condition (Any or All)
  • Display Type (Carousel or Articles)

Carousel Style


Article Style

[Fierce] Gallery with Options

This component contains the following customizations:

  • Gallery Asset 
  • Gallery Output Type (Popup Slideshow Gallery, Carousel Gallery, Lightbox Gallery)
  • [OPTIONAL] Loop Popup Slideshow
  • [OPTIONAL] Slideshow Arrows
  • [OPTIONAL] Slideshow Buttons (Auto Play, Full Screen, Thumbnails, Close)
  • [OPTIONAL] Autoplay
  • [OPTIONAL] Autoplay Speed
  • [OPTIONAL] Carousel Arrows
  • [OPTIONAL] Loop Carousel
  • [OPTIONAL] Initial Slide
  • [OPTIONAL] Slides to Show
  • [OPTIONAL] Slides to Scroll

Popup Slideshow Gallery Type

  • To commemorate Juneteenth, members of the LSU community came together at the LSU Clarence L. Barney, Jr. African American Cultural Center.

Carousel Gallery Type

An artist’s rendering of the Louisiana State Seminary in Pineville, La., in 1866. The seminary would eventually relocate to Baton Rouge and become LSU after the Pineville campus burned in 1869.

Louisiana State Seminary in Pineville, Louisiana. - Rendering of original campus.

LSU cadets study veterinary medicine in the early years of LSU.

Cadets in Veterindary Classroom, circa 1900 - LSU cadets

The LSU football team of 1900 poses for a photo. The objects around the necks of a few of the gentlemen are actual nose guards, which historically did more harm than good.

Football Team, 1900 - LSU football team

In 1922 ground was broken on the LSU dairy barn. Today, the LSU AgCenter Dairy store sells homemade ice cream right on campus.

Dairy Barn Groundbreaking, 1922 - dairy barn

LSU’s Memorial Tower was dedicated in 1926 to pay tribute to Louisianans who lost their lives during World War I.

Memorial Tower circa 1926 - memorial tower

The 1911 Coed Club was an organization formed by women for women in the early years of female integration into college.

CC Club, 1911 Gumbo - Coed Club

Former Louisiana governor Huey P. Long poses with cadets of the Ole War Skule, who fought valiantly for our country.

Huey P. Long and Cadets of the Ole War Skule, circa - former governor Huey P. Long and cadets

Freshmen males meet to “learn the ropes” about being a Tiger in 1966. Thankfully, the tradition of purple and gold beanie caps is no longer followed.

Freshmen in Greek Theater - students

LSU law students study circa 1970. Today, LSU is a tobacco-free campus.

Law Students, circa 1960s - law students

From left to right: A.P. Tureaud, Jr., LSU’s first African American undergraduate, with students Nicole Moliere and Kirt Bennett, at the dedication of Tureaud Hall in 1990.

Tureaud Hall Dedication - dedication ceremony

One of LSU’s most recognizable alums, Shaquille O’Neal sits with former Chancellor William Jenkins, an LSU legend in his own right during the 1990s.

Shaquille O'Neal and Dr. William Jenkins - former chancellor and alumnus

In 2014 LSU had its largest African American graduating class in school history.

Summer Commencement 2014 - commencement in the Maravich Assembly Center

Lightbox Gallery Type

Crowd at Juneteenth celebration.Speaker at Juneteenth celebration.Speaker at Juneteenth celebration.Speaker at Juneteenth celebration.

Members of the crowd dancing at Juneteenth celebration.Members of the crowd chanting at Juneteenth celebration.Crowd listening to a speaker during Juneteenth celebration.Attendee viewing part of the exhibit at Juneteenth celebration.

[Fierce] [News] News Listing

This component contains the following customizations:

  • [OPTIONAL] Title 
  • RSS Feed
  • [OPTIONAL] Number of News Items
  • [OPTIONAL] Filter By Tag
  • Filter Condition
  • Display Type (Cards, Carousel, or Articles)

Cards Style 

News Listing

Jenny Sones (LSU '08), associate professor of theriogenology, is one of 25 U.S.-based recipients of the Catalyst Award from the National Academy of Medicine.

Researchers at LSU, in collaboration with Zuse Institute in Berlin, Germany, have developed an ultraviolet metasurface that discriminates between left- and right-handed amino acids with attomolar sensitivity.

Through robotics and community outreach to elementary, middle and high schools in central Louisiana, LSU of Alexandria, or LSUA, is increasing access to careers in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, for a growing number of students, including at underserved schools. For many, robotics is their first experience with machine learning and AI.


Carousel Style


Articles Style

[Fierce] Responsive Video Embed

This is a simplied version of a video embed. The following information is needed to use this component:

  • Video URL, make sure you are using the "embed" version of the URL if the service you are using requires special encoding.
    • YouTube embed links contain /embed/ in the URL path
    • Do not use the full iframe code, only the URL is needed
  • Title of the Video for accessibility compliance
  • Width of embed display (100% or 50% of container are available options)
  • If displayed at 50%, the video may also be floated left or right of text