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Louisiana Tech ranked No. 1 again in state in mid-career salaries for graduates




Graduates from Louisiana Tech University earn higher median mid-career salaries than graduates from any other university in Louisiana, according to PayScale.com’s newly released 2015-2016 College Salary Report. Louisiana Tech ranks No. 1 among Louisiana’s public and private institutions with mid-career graduates earning an average of $86,200 annually. Louisiana State University was second in the mid-career [more]

Stegall honors Louisiana Tech summer grads, encourages them to live the ‘Tenets of Tech’




Corre Stegall, former vice president for university advancement who recently retired after a distinguished 25-year career, served as keynote speaker Thursday morning for Louisiana Tech’s 313th commencement ceremony at the Thomas Assembly Center. Louisiana Tech President Les Guice honored the graduates with the awarding of 287 degrees including 18 doctorates. Before conferring their degrees, Guice [more]

Stegall to serve as Louisiana Tech summer commencement speaker




Louisiana Tech University’s summer commencement will take place at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 20 at the Thomas Assembly Center with Corre Stegall, former vice president for university advancement at Louisiana Tech, serving as keynote speaker. Stegall, who is a 1966 alumnae of Louisiana Tech, retired last month after a distinguished 25-year career at Louisiana Tech [more]

Happening XXXIV kicks-off new academic, athletic year




It happens every August, and it’s always an exciting way to kick off a new academic and athletic school year for Louisiana Tech University. The Happening XXXIV, presented by Argent Financial, will take place at 6 p.m., August 27 at the Monroe Civic Center and will again feature a relaxed and casual tailgate-style atmosphere with [more]

Louisiana Tech ranked once again among top universities in nation




Louisiana Tech University has earned yet another ranking as one of the top universities in the nation Wednesday with the release of Forbes’ list of America’s Top Colleges 2015. Forbes ranked only the top 650 public and private higher education institutions in its America’s Top Colleges 2015 report. Among Louisiana’s colleges and universities, Louisiana Tech [more]

Five Louisiana Tech students set to compete in 2015 Miss Louisiana pageant




Five current and former Louisiana Tech University students will be among the 35 contestants vying for this year’s Miss Louisiana title later this month in Monroe. Preliminary competition will held on Thursday and Friday while the live telecast state-wide finals will be held Saturday at the Monroe Civic Center’s W.L. “Jack” Howard Theatre. Eva Edinger [more]

Louisiana Tech celebrates student success, nation’s first cyber engineering graduates




— Spring commencement speaker urges graduates to “make a difference, take risks” — Eight hundred thirty-six students received diplomas, including eight dual degrees awarded, Saturday from Louisiana Tech University, including its first fully online English master’s graduate and the nation’s first five graduates in cyber engineering. Keynote speaker Dr. Kamal Jabbour, a senior Air Force [more]

Senior Air Force scientist to serve as spring commencement speaker




Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement will take place at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 23 at the Thomas Assembly Center with Dr. Kamal T. Jabbour, Senior Scientist for Information Assurance, Information Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) in New York, serving as keynote speaker. As the principal scientific authority and independent researcher in information assurance, including [more]

TOP DAWG New Venture Championships winners announced




A total of $12,500 in cash and prizes was awarded last Friday to Louisiana Tech University student entrepreneurs and innovators during the final round of the 2015 TOP DAWG New Venture Championship. Members of the campus and local communities gathered in University Hall on the Louisiana Tech campus to hear 11 teams of finalists present [more]

‘I-20 Top 20’ to showcase innovation, entrepreneurship




New technologies, innovative products and services, and entrepreneurial ideas from across the I-20 corridor will take center stage at Louisiana Tech University on April 28 for the annual I-20 Top 20 regional showcase. Business and community leaders will gather with featured entrepreneurs and innovators for presentations and discussions of new business ventures, groundbreaking technologies and [more]