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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]

Dr. Phillip Rozeman to serve as keynote for Louisiana Tech’s fall commencement

Dr. Phillip Rozeman, one of Louisiana’s most highly regarded and respected cardiologists and the founder of the Alliance for Education, Education’s Next Horizon, and the Shreveport-Bossier Business Alliance for Higher Education, will serve as the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech University’s fall quarter commencement. Fall commencement ceremonies will take place at 10:00 a.m. on November [more]

Louisiana Tech honors loyal, distinguished alumni at Alumni Awards Luncheon

Louisiana Tech University honored some of its Homecoming heroes Friday at its annual Alumni Awards Luncheon held in the Louisiana Tech Student Center. The event honored seven Louisiana Tech alumni including Bill Cox of Ruston, who was named the Louisiana Tech Alumnus of the Year while Jamie Adams of Dallas was the recognized as the [more]

Homecoming Week 2014 has something for everyone

Louisiana Tech University’s Alumni Association, in conjunction with the university’s Student Government Association and various student organizations, academic colleges, athletics department, and campus and community partners, has announced its official calendar of events for Homecoming Week 2014. For more information on Homecoming events and activities taking place on and around the Louisiana Tech campus, call [more]

TBDC hosts variety of workshops across northern part of state

Louisiana Tech’s Technology Business Development Center will conduct free workshops for aspiring entrepreneurs and growing businesses between Oct. 28 and Nov. 6. One series of meetings will occur in University Hall on Tech’s campus, and other meetings will rotate to various locations across the region. The meetings are as follows: Ruston—  6 p.m., Tuesdays and [more]

Louisiana Tech earns Military Friendly School designation

Victory Media Inc., the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning to civilian life, has named Louisiana Tech University to its Military Friendly Schools list for the second consecutive year. The 2015 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most [more]

Record number of companies, students attend Louisiana Tech fall Career Day

A record number of Louisiana Tech University students and potential employers looked toward each other’s futures last Thursday as the Counseling and Career Services Center hosted its annual fall Career Day in the Student Center on the Louisiana Tech campus. Caitlin Dartez, Louisiana Tech’s coordinator of employer relations for Career Center events and alumni relations, [more]