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‘New Frontiers’ Series continues with Jason Doles of the Mayo Clinic

Louisiana Tech’s 2017-18 “New Frontiers in Biomedical Research Series” continues with a presentation by Dr. Jason Doles, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., where he studies muscular disease and age-related atrophy.Louisiana Tech’s 2017-18 “New Frontiers in Biomedical Research Series” continues with a presentation by Dr. Jason Doles, [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]

Tech ranked in Top 20 for best master’s in health informatics degree

Louisiana Tech is ranked 17th nationally for Best Programs for a Master’s in Health Informatics by TheBestColleges.org. Tech is the only college in Louisiana with a Top 20-ranked program, is the 6th-ranked Southern program, and is the only ranked program in the South located west of the Mississippi River. “The Department of Health Informatics and [more]

Meet a ‘real’ scientist at the 2017-18 Science Café Series

The Louisiana Tech chapter of the Sigma Xi Research Honor Society launches its 2017-2018 Science Café discussion series at 6:00 p.m. on October 10 in the meeting room at The Log Cabin Grill & Market, 1906 Farmerville Hwy., in Ruston. Science Café is a series of public “chats” with researchers during the fall, winter, and [more]

Kevin Cuccia Named National 2017 Outstanding Advisor, Lambda Sigma Society

Kevin Cuccia, assistant professor and College of Engineering and Science librarian, was named the 2017 Outstanding Advisor by the Lambda Sigma Society at the national President’s Leadership Conference on Saturday in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Kevin has been the faculty advisor for the Chi Chapter of Lambda Sigma at Louisiana Tech since 2009. Kevin is supportive and [more]

Associate professor Ker recognized for contributions in industrial engineering and online education

Louisiana Tech associate professor of industrial engineering and program chair Jun-Ing Ker is featured in a recent post of “Online Engineering Professors in Louisiana,” a list comprised of some the outstanding professors the site recognizes for their contributions to academia and to the rise of online education. Ker has supervised more than 80 senior and [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]