Category Archives: Lsua News

Students May Now Register For ROTC Classes At LSUA

ALEXANDRIA, LA – LSUA students interested in participating in ROTC may now register for Military Science courses beginning this fall.
LSUA ROTC students will take Military Physical Fitness courses at the LSUA campus and all other ROTC courses will be taught on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Natchitoches at Northwestern State University of Louisiana.
Students may be eligible [...]

Incoming Freshman Attend Orientation at LSUA

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Freshmen are participating in time-honored tradition today at LSU of Alexandria: it’s orientation for the first-year students.
They’re learning their way around the campus, the course offerings, professors and the extra-curricular activities.
School officials are meeting with them and their parents to describe the many services offered to incoming students.

School starts on August 25th.
New to LSUA is [...]

LSUA to Offer Long-Requested Extracurricular Activities

Sports are growing at LSUA. The athletic director says the school is providing extracurricular activities the students have been requesting for a long time.

The school is about to offer a golf program combining men and women.
KLAX ABC 31 News 8/7/14

Ribbon Cutting Held for University Academy

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A ribbon cutting is held this morning for the new University Academy at LSUA.
This is a public private partnership between the university and a school that had been having financial problems. It will serve as a laboratory school for the education majors at LSUA.
And, the students at the University Academy will be able to earn [...]

As of Today Public Colleges, Universities Go Smoke-Free

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Today is the first day of no smoking at public colleges and universities. Teachers, students, staff and even visitors are being warned: light up, and you can be fined.
The Louisiana statehouse ordered all institutions of higher learning, and that includes the VO-Tech schools, to become tobacco-free by this date.
It even applies to workers who are [...]

All-Sports Camp Teaches Kids Team-Building Skills

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Kids grades one through 12 are on the LSUA campus this week for the All-Sports Camp.
Boys and girls get training in baseball, softball, basketball, soccer, swimming and tennis. And some children choose to participate in more than one sport.

Kids are learning team-building skills. Coaches say it’s a good opportunity to blow off end of summer [...]

Co-Ed Club Golf Team to Start at LSUA

LSUA is pleased to announce that a Co-Ed Club Golf Team will begin competition play this Fall and Spring. You can be part of the inaugural team for the 2014-2015 year.
You can support the team:
-Provide an item to be included in their Fall raffle
-Donate online at https://lsws8.lsua.edu/foundationContribution/ – Be sure to include “For Golf Team” [...]

LSUA to Host Special Production to Honor Late Theatre Professor

The premiere performances at the Gwartney on the LSUA campus begin Thursday.   It will feature a special production, “An Evening with Richard”, when friends of his are converging on stage to recall his life and work.
The late Richard Gwartney was a theater professor at LSUA and was responsible for many productions there.

The performance is at [...]

LSUA Generals Raise Money with Skeet-Shooting

A skeet-shooting tournament is slated for next month and sponsored by the Generals Athletic Association. It will raise money for the LSUA program.

More information is available from LSU of Alexandria or by clicking here.
KLAX ABC 31 News 7/22/14

Basketball Skills Camp Underway at LSUA

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A basketball skills camp is underway at LSU of Alexandria this week.
Generals head coach Larry Cordar and his staff are working with boys and girls ages 6 to 13. They’re teaching fundamentals as well as the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship.
The campers are grouped according to age and they play games like 5 on 5 [...]