Commencement Stories

 

LSU Recognizes 1,591 Graduates at December Commencement

LSU recognized 1,591 graduates at the university’s 294th commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 15. LSU’s fall graduating class included the most degrees awarded to African American and Hispanic students during any fall semester.

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LSU Recognizes 24 University Medalists During December Commencement

Twenty-four LSU seniors received University Medals for graduating with the highest undergraduate grade-point averages as part of LSU’s 294th commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 15.

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Ten Graduates Earn LSU’s Distinguished Communicator Award

Ten graduates were awarded the Distinguished Communicator Award during LSU’s 294th commencement exercises.

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ROTC Cadets Commissioned as Part of Fall Commencement Exercises

Ten graduates were recognized during LSU’s fall commissioning ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 14, in the Dalton J. Woods Auditorium in the Energy, Coast & Environment Building. LSU alumnus Brig. Gen. Patrick R. Bossetta, assistant adjutant general Louisiana Army National Guard, served as keynote speaker for the ceremony.

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LSU Employees Recognized at Fall Commencement

Twenty-two LSU employees were recognized at the university’s 294th commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 15, where 1,591 students graduated.

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LSU Awards 674 Degrees at Summer Commencement

LSU alumnus and culinary entrepreneur Jay Ducote delivered the keynote address, and 674 students received degrees during LSU’s 293rd commencement ceremony on Friday, Aug. 4.

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LSU Employees Recognized at 2017 Summer Commencement

On Friday, Aug. 4, LSU held its 293rd commencement exercises and recognized 674 graduates, including 16 LSU faculty and staff members.

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Some 675 Students Expected to Graduate Aug. 4, Alumnus Jay Ducote to Deliver Commencement Address

Approximately 675 students are expected to graduate during LSU’s 293rd commencement ceremony on Friday, Aug. 4, in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, beginning at 9 a.m. LSU alumnus and culinary entrepreneur Jay Ducote will deliver the keynote address.

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LSU Alumnus Jay Ducote to Deliver Keynote Address at August Commencement

Two-time LSU graduate Jay Ducote will deliver the keynote address at LSU’s 293rd commencement on Friday, Aug. 4, in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

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Ogden Honors Alumna to Speak at Honors Graduation Ceremony

The Ogden Honors College will hold its graduation ceremony on May 11

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More than 4,000 Degrees Expected to be Awarded During LSU’s 292nd Commencement Exercises

Sean O’Keefe Leadership Award, honorary degree also to be handed out on May 12

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Renee Edelman to deliver Manship School of Mass Communicaiton commencement address

One of the country’s top public-relations executives will address the graduating class of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication on Friday, May 12.

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Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards to Deliver the Keynote Address at May Commencement

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will deliver the keynote address at LSU’s 292nd commencement ceremony on Friday, May 12, in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

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LSU Recognizes 1,697 Graduates at December Commencement

LSU recognized 1,697 graduates at the university’s 291st commencement exercises on Friday, Dec. 16. LSU’s fall graduating class included the most degrees awarded to African American and Hispanic students during any fall semester.

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Four Graduates Earn College Honors from the Roger Hadfield Ogden Honors College

During LSU’s 291st commencement exercises, four graduates earned College Honors from the Roger Hadfield Ogden Honors College. These students participated in a specific honors program and successfully completed and defended an undergraduate thesis.

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