It’s been a busy first week on the job for LSUA’s new chancellor Doctor Howard. We caught up with him and asked him how he is settling into his new position.
This past weekend, Doctor Howard enjoyed getting his first taste of Louisiana culture at several Mardi Gras events.
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A new high school for Rapides Parish students will be opening at LSU of Alexandria in August. The university will allow students to earn their high school diploma and up to 60 college credits through a dual enrollment plan.
The school will also be used by LSUA education majors as a site for internships and practical [...]
An open house will be held next week to introduce the new high school in Rapides Parish to parents and students.
It’s a lab school at LSU of Alexandria to open August 1st and to be called University High of Cenla. Officials say it will offer dual enrollment, starting in the 9th grade, and will provide [...]
A historic announcement is made today at LSU of Alexandria.
School officials and friends gathered in Alexandria to hear about the 6.2 million dollar gift the LSUA Foundation will receive from the estate of Eloise and Howard Mulder. That’s the largest gift in the school’s history.
The Mulders lived on Ashland Plantation, near the school, and were [...]
The LSU Alexandria Women’s Softball Team is getting ready for the season.
Coach Charlie Zeilman’s team has also adopted an honorary captain this year, Gracie Yerby, who happens to be a teen cancer survivor. The team is hoping that Gracie’s strength and courage inspires the team this year.
The team’s already played six games, and Zeilman says [...]
[ February 22, 2014; ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – The annual Association of Louisiana Bass Clubs and LSU of Alexandria Scholarship Open Bass Tournament is set for Saturday, February 22 at Red River Midway Marina St. Maurice.
The event begins at safelight and will end at 3:00pm followed by the weigh-in.
The entry fee is $150 per team and registration forms can be [...]
[ February 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – One of the biggest concerns about going to college is how to pay for it. As a result, LSU of Alexandria is helping parents and students navigate the financial aid waters with College Goal Sunday.
The program’s goal is to help parents and students complete the first step of the financial aid process [...]
[ February 25, 2014; 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. ] LSUA Spring 2014 Open House
Tuesday, February 25
To register, please visit www.lsua.edu/admissions
Call 473-6417 for more information
Meet with academic departments and learn all about LSUA!
[ February 16, 2014; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] College Grad Sunday FAFSA Workshop
Sunday, February 16, 2:00pm-4:00pm in the Brumfield Caffey Annex Ballroom at LSUA
Free help from financial aid professionals to assist in completing the online FAFSA and answer other aid questions
Please bring I.D. and tax forms
Call 318-473-6417 with questions and to RSVP
Open to all college-bound students and their families
More information can be downloaded [...]
[ February 22, 2014; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – LSU of Alexandria is hosting the Louisiana Region IV Science and Engineering Fair on Saturday, February 22 at the Emergency Shelter Building next to the LSUA campus.
More than 200 students in grades 5-12 from a nine parish area will compete at the regional level. The students will be broken into two divisions [...]