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Louisiana Tech receives $920K gift from Patrick F. Taylor Foundation

– Funds will support scholarships for first generation and outstanding students – The Board of Trustees of the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation have presented Louisiana Tech University with a gift of $920,000 to fund scholarships for first generation and academically outstanding students. In addition to the gift from the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation, Louisiana Tech [more]

Cast for Louisiana Tech production of ‘The Last Night of Ballyhoo’ announced

The Stone Theatre at Louisiana Tech University is proud to announce the seven-member cast for its upcoming production of “The Last Night of Ballyhoo,” directed by Louisiana Tech Associate Theatre Professor Paul B. Crook. Performance dates for “The Last Night of Ballyhoo” are scheduled for January 28-31, 2015 and February 4-7, 2015 in Stone Theatre [more]

Ten stories that defined leadership, achievement at Louisiana Tech in 2014

Changes in leadership, growth in enrollment and a number of institutional rankings and achievements are just some of the successes that defined 2014 at Louisiana Tech University. In chronological order, here are ten of the most noteworthy institutional stories released by Louisiana Tech this past year. Louisiana Tech, CSC partner to produce high-tech opportunities across [more]

Bulldog football finds success in the classroom as well as on the field

Success for Louisiana Tech University’s football program is not just measured in TDs and FGs – it’s also measured in GPAs and GSRs. The commitment that student-athletes and coaches for the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs have made to progress and success in the classroom has resulted in some of the highest graduation and academic performance rates [more]

A Bulldog in Big D: Louisiana Tech recruiter helps DFW students fulfill college dreams

A fourth generation Louisiana Tech University graduate is living in Dallas-Fort Worth and recruiting students to become a part of Bulldog Country. Daniel Dupuy, coordinator of targeted programs for Louisiana Tech in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, most often spends his days contacting counselors, visiting with high school students, and providing insight on Louisiana Tech. He [more]

Louisiana Tech first-year, senior students highly rate overall college experience

Ninety-three percent of first-year students and 88 percent of seniors at Louisiana Tech University said they would rate their entire educational experience at the institution as “excellent or good,” according to the National Survey of Student Engagement’s (NSSE) “Bringing the Institution into Focus – Annual Results 2014” survey report. In addition to their feedback on [more]

Louisiana Tech creating high-tech workforce to meet growing needs of state, region

– Programs producing graduates to lead new industries, opportunities throughout Louisiana – Recent rankings and reports show that the State of Louisiana has become fertile soil for companies and industries looking to expand their operations and seeking talent that can lead their organizations into the future. Through innovative academic programs and industry partnerships as well [more]

300 fall graduates challenged to be ‘bold and caring’

Be bold and caring. That was the challenge issued by keynote speaker Dr. Phillip Rozeman to 300 Louisiana Tech University graduates Saturday during the school’s 310th Commencement Exercises at the Thomas Assembly Center. Louisiana Tech’s fall graduates were comprised of 206 undergraduate degrees and 94 graduate degrees, which included 10 doctoral degrees. One of those [more]