For more than 30 years, the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation has supported hundreds of top performing students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. This year, LSU physics majors Rory Bentley and Harvey Shows are among the top performing scholars to receive the award.
The LSU College of Engineering hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, April 18, to officially open its MMR Building Simulation and Information Modeling (BIM) Construction Management Studio and MMR Advanced Materials and Methods Laboratory.
Joni Shreve, a faculty member in the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business, received the 2018 SAS Distinguished Professor Award.
Art Favre, owner and president of Baton Rouge-based Performance Contractors Inc., and Walt Leger, speaker pro tempore of the Louisiana House of Representatives, highlighted the roster of distinguished alumni named to the 2018 LSU Alumni Association Hall of Distinction.
LSU University College presented its annual "Celebration of Excellence" Spring Awards program on in March at The Club at LSU Union Square. The college awarded $61,000 through 52 undergraduate student scholarships, three LSU faculty teaching awards, two graduate teaching assistant awards, and one LSU Advisor of the Year Award.
The LSU Center for Computation and Technology, or CCT, hosts this year's Red Stick International Digital Festival on April 24-28. The festival will include seven free events open to the public over four days.
Three LSU student businesses have been selected to present in a live pitch competition for a share of $25,000 in the eighth annual Venture Challenge on April 17 at Tin Roof Brewery.