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History organization garners national recognition

Once again, Louisiana Tech University’s multiple award-winning Lambda-Rho Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, History Honor Society, Inc., has brought home national honors in the society’s annual “best chapter” competition. According to Phi Alpha Theta national executive director Dr. Graydon A. “Jack” Tunstall, the Louisiana Tech chapter has been officially recognized as “best chapter” for 2015 [more]

School of Performing Arts announces 2015-2016 performances for Stone Theatre, LTCA

Louisiana Tech University’s Stone Theatre and the Louisiana Tech Concert Association (LTCA) is pleased to announce an exciting schedule of theatre and concert productions for the 2015-2016 season. LTCA’s 71st season will kick-off on November 3 with “The Complete History of Comedy (Abridged).” “Voice: If Musical Be The Food of Love” will take the stage [more]

Research chemist to present next installment of New Frontiers seminar series

Dr. Bryant Nelson, staff research chemist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), will present a lecture titled “Fundamental Interactions of Engineered Nanomaterials with DNA and DNA Repair Proteins,” on October 19 as part of Louisiana Tech University’s New Frontiers in Biomedical Engineering seminar series. The presentation will take place at 3:30 p.m. [more]

Waggonner Center to host Constitution Day presentation

The Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy at Louisiana Tech University will sponsor a Constitution Day presentation by Dr. Jeremy Bailey, the Ross M. Lence Distinguished Teaching Chair and associate professor of political science at the University of Houston, at 2:00 p.m. Friday in the auditorium of University Hall on the Louisiana Tech [more]

COES students to promote STEM to children at Ruston Farmers’ Market

Students from the College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University will run a booth at the Ruston Farmers’ Market 2015 to showcase “Sensational STEMulations,” a project to will promote more diverse participation in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields. The project, spearheaded by the Engineering and Science Association (ESA) at Louisiana Tech, [more]

Louisiana Tech University to host televised gubernatorial debate

Louisiana Tech University and the Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy will host a televised gubernatorial debate at 6:00 p.m., October 15 that will feature the top four candidates in the race for Governor. Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle (Republican), Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne (Republican), State Representative John Bel Edwards (Democrat) and U.S. [more]

Professional Aviation partners with ExpressJet Airlines to offer students career opportunities

ExpressJet Airlines has teamed up with Louisiana Tech through a Pilot Pathway Agreement with the university’s department of professional aviation. The partnership will ensure aviation students a highly structured path from flight training to potential career opportunities with ExpressJet Airlines. “Over 150 professional aviation students will have the opportunity to participate,” said Jordan Lyons, head [more]

Cast set for Theatre Department production of “A…My Name is Alice”

The Stone Theatre and the Department of Theatre at Louisiana Tech University is proud to announce the eight-member cast for “A…My Name is Alice,” which runs nightly at 7:30 p.m. on October 27-31 and at 2:00 p.m. on November 1. Performances of “A…My Name is Alice” will take place in Stone Theatre located in Louisiana [more]