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School of Design Faculty Show open: Beautiful!

The Louisiana Tech University School of Design has announced the opening of its 2017-18 Faculty Show. This exhibit consists of collaborative works and individual research projects of faculty and staff in the areas of Studio Art, Graphic Design, Interior Design and Architecture. Exhibition Dates: Now-January 16, 2018 Opening Reception: December 5, 5-7p.m. Reception food generously [more]

Auditions for ‘Living Dead in Denmark’ are Nov. 13

In only one week, the Louisiana Tech University Department of Theatre holds auditions for Living Dead in Denmark. It’s another action-packed play written by Emmy and Obie award-winning Tech alumnus Qui Nguyen, whose play She Kills Monsters entertained the masses last year. Be a part of the heart-stopping, sword-slinging action show that takes place in [more]

Debate Team First in ‘Tech’R’Treat’

The Louisiana Tech University debate team took first place in the “Tech’R’Treat” trunk decorations and costumes event sponsored by the Union Board. The team’s theme was “The Walking Dead-baters,” a takeoff of the popular television show The Walking Dead. Maura Yeagle, sophomore communication major, said the event “allowed us to work as a team in [more]

‘Six Women…’ opens Monday at Stone Theatre

The “irreverent, sexy, yet wise and ironic” award-winning musical Six Women with Brain Death or Expiring Minds Want to Know opens Monday night – Halloween Eve — in Arthur W. Stone Theatre, located in Louisiana Tech’s Howard Center for the Performing Arts. Show dates are Oct. 30-Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 5, [more]

Waggonner Center presents ‘Pelican State Politics, 2017’

“Journalism and Politics in the Pelican State” is Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 4 p.m. in Wyly Auditorium on the Louisiana Tech campus. Featuring five of the state’s leading political journalists, the event is produced by The Waggonner Center for Civic Engagement and Public Policy at Louisiana Tech, whose principal focus is to educate, inform, and [more]

‘Breakin’ Backwards’ begins Concert Association season

The Louisiana Tech Concert Association unveils its first production of the 2017-2018 season, “Breakin’ Backwards,” Tuesday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Howard Auditorium.The Louisiana Tech Concert Association unveils its first production of the 2017-2018 season, “Breakin’ Backwards,” Tuesday, Oct. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Howard Auditorium. A contemporary mix of choreography to popular music [more]

Louisiana Tech’s Jeffery Hankins earns national recognition

Louisiana Tech University associate professor of history Jeffery R. Hankins was selected from a national applicant pool to attend one of the academic summer seminars supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), a federal agency that supports enrichment opportunities at universities and cultural institutions so that faculty can work in collaboration and study [more]

Tech continues to be cornerstone institution of LaSIP

Annually, the Louisiana Board of Regents hosts a statewide grant competition to provide professional development dollars to serve educators in classrooms throughout Louisiana. Funding is provided for innovative proposals that encourage interdisciplinary teams of university faculty and staff working in concert with partnering districts and community stakeholders to design and implement initiatives to promote academic [more]