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  • November 18, 2019

    LSUS graduate student’s civil rights research wins MLA Thesis Award

    A detailed account of gospel singer Mahalia Jackson’s involvement in the civil rights movement has won the LSU Shreveport Masters in Liberal Arts Thesis Award.“Moving on up a Little Higher: Mahalia Jackson, Champion of Freedom through Song”, by Sherman Houston Jr., is the first volume in The Noel Masters Series published by LSUS. Sherman will speak on Jackson and sign copies of his book from 11 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. Wednesday in the Assembly Room at Noel Memorial Library on the LSUS campus.

  • November 01, 2019

    LSU Shreveport will host the second annual Conference for Young Adult Literature Louisiana

    LSU Shreveport is hosting the second annual Conference for Young Adult Literature Louisiana (CYALL) next month. The conference, made possible by a grant from the Noel Foundation, will take place in the LSUS UC Theater Friday, November 8, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will also be a keynote lecture and tour of the current Noel Collection exhibit at 4:15 p.m at the Noel Memorial Library.

  • October 29, 2019

    LSUS Announces Pell Grant Exemption for Tuition

    LSUS has announced a new initiative to assist Pell Grant eligible students in covering the cost of their college education. The Pell Grant Exemption will cover any remaining tuition balance after all Pell Grant, Institutional Aid, and state (TOPS) money is applied to a student’s account.

  • October 10, 2019

    TeachLSUS Offers Pathway to a Fast-Track Teaching Certification

    TeachLSUS, a CAEP Accredited program, offers a fast-track to a teaching certification to those who have at least a bachelor’s degree in a field other than education and wish to become an educator.

  • October 04, 2019

    10 LSUS Students Qualify for CMA Scholarships

    Ten LSU Shreveport students have been approved for Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Scholarships offered by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).

  • September 30, 2019

    Flying University Network Conference

    Education belongs to everyone.This was the philosophy behind the original Flying University – an underground movement of professors and students in Poland who met in secret to preserve traditional scholarship when it was banned by occupying forces. And it is the philosophy behind the Flying University Network, an initiative launched this year by LSUS student Steven Harkness.

  • September 30, 2019

    Book Launch: Sherman Houston, Winner of the MLA Thesis Award

    The first MLA Showcase Lecture at the Broadmoor Library this semester features Sherman Houston, whose thesis on Mahalia Jackson won the inaugural MLA Thesis Award. This Award, funded by grants from the Noel Foundation and the LSUS Faculty Research and Development Committee, includes a $500 cash prize, assistance rewriting the thesis for a general audience, and publication.

  • September 25, 2019

    All Y'all Live to Host Storytelling Fundraiser at LSU Shreveport on Saturday, Sept 28

    All Y’all Live, a Shreveport-based live storytelling event series and podcast, will host its 17th live event at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28. All Y’all Live: “Going Through It” will be held at University Center Auditorium on the campus of LSU Shreveport.All Y’all Live events feature a curated evening of true stories told live on stage without notes by fascinating local people.

  • September 23, 2019

    LSUS Debate Wins First Tournament in Spite of Imelda

    Last week's tropical storm Imelda caused flooding and hazards that closed down I-10 on each side of Baytown forcing teams to take detours and back roads to get to Lee College. LSUS' perseverance and determination to compete paid off as it advanced 80% of its entries into the elimination rounds winning two divisions of the debate tournament.

  • September 18, 2019

    LSUS Welcomes Record-Breaking Fall Class

    The Fall 2019 semester marks another enrollment milestone for LSUS as it welcomes 8,518 students to the university, a record-breaking number. First-time freshmen enrollment has increased 15% over Fall 2018, according to the final census numbers published by the university’s Institutional Research Department. Overall enrollment has increased by 24% since Fall 2018, continuing the upward trend the university has experienced over the last four years.

 
 
 
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