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LTCA hosts Russian National Ballet for performance of ‘Cinderella’

The Louisiana Tech Concert Association (LTCA) welcomes the Russian National Ballet for an exclusive performance of “Cinderella” at 7:30 p.m. April 26 in the Howard Center for the Performing Arts. The Russian National Ballet, which has been credited with inspiring young dancers from around the world with their technique, grace and all-around enchantment, returns to [more]

I-20 Top 20 to highlight regional economic, business development

An array of economic and business development activities from across north Louisiana’s I-20 corridor will be on display at the I-20 Top 20 regional showcase April 25 at Louisiana Tech University. This annual gathering brings together community and business leaders, featured entrepreneurs and innovators, and other forward-thinking members of the community for a night of [more]

Louisiana Tech’s winter quarter honor students announced

Louisiana Tech has announced the names of students on its winter quarter President’s and Dean’s honor lists. Students whose names are followed by an asterisk earned recognition as members of the President’s Honor List. That distinction signifies achievement of at least a 3.8 academic grade point average on a minimum of nine semester hours completed [more]

Professional Aviation celebrates 50 years with AVFEST 2017

Louisiana Tech University’s Department of Professional Aviation is celebrating its 50th anniversary with its annual Aviation Festival (AVFEST) weekend for aviation students, staff, faculty, alumni and friends. AVFEST 2017 will take place April 28-29 on the Louisiana Tech campus and will begin with an alumni reception hosted by Louisiana Tech President Les Guice and a [more]

Louisiana Tech, BPCC partner to create pathway to CIS degree

Louisiana Tech University and Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that creates a pathway for students at BPCC who have completed their associate’s degree in business and are looking to pursue a bachelor’s degree at Louisiana Tech. Louisiana Tech President Les Guice was joined by BPCC Chancellor Rick Bateman, Jr. [more]

Louisiana Tech, Louisiana Economic Development to host CEO roundtables

Louisiana Tech University and Louisiana Economic Development (LED) are hosting a series of roundtable discussions for CEOs of established corporations with strong growth potential. Ten roundtable sessions will be spread out over the course of the year and are aimed at executives who can benefit from discussion of growth and development issues within their companies, [more]

Louisiana Tech set to host inaugural North Louisiana Health Analytics Conference

Healthcare professionals, educators and executives from around the region will join state officials and economic development leaders for the inaugural North Louisiana Health Analytics Conference, March 10 at the Willis-Knighton Innovation Center in Bossier City. The conference, hosted by Louisiana Tech University, brings together industry and education leaders to advocate for a healthier Louisiana and [more]

Ruston mayor encourages graduates to ‘be bold, be brave and believe’

Saturday, February 25 served as commencement for Louisiana Tech University’s 326 winter quarter graduates, and Ronny Walker, mayor of Ruston, served as the event’s keynote speaker. Walker focused on three words to emphasize to the graduates: bold, believe and brave. “I want to encourage you to be bold,” Walker said. “Bold in your work. Bold in [more]

Medical illustration exhibit, auction to showcase student works

— Interdisciplinary course brings together art, science to create digital illustrations — Faculty from Louisiana Tech University’s School of Design, School of Biological Sciences and Biomedical Engineering program will showcase the digital art of their students at the 2nd Annual Student Digital Painting Art Exhibit and Auction, March 10 at the F.J. Taylor Visual Art [more]

Ruston mayor to deliver winter commencement keynote address

Ronny Walker, mayor of the City of Ruston, will serve as the keynote speaker for Louisiana Tech University’s winter commencement exercises at 10:00 a.m. February 25 at the Thomas Assembly Center. Walker has been deeply involved in the economic growth and civic well-being of Ruston and Lincoln Parish, both prior to and during his term [more]