Category Archives: Lsua News

LSU Alexandria Showing Of “Louisiana During World War II” Documentary

[ November 21, 2013; ]

ALEXANDRIA, LA – The central Louisiana premiere of “Louisiana During World War II” will be held Thursday, November 21, at 7:00pm in the Coughlin Hall Auditorium on the campus of LSU Alexandria.

The documentary examines Louisiana’s many contributions to the Allied victory in World War II and how the war affected the state.  It was written [...]

LSUA to Hold Private Screening of “12 Years a Slave”


[ November 17, 2013; ] LSUA to hold private screening of “12 Years a Slave” on Sunday, November 17 at 2:30pm at The Grand Theatre in Alexandria.

Tickets are $30 per person with proceeds going to the MLK Scholarship Fund and the continued restoration of the Epps House: Solomon Northup’s Gateway to Freedom

Tickets are limited.  RSVP to 473-6446

Alexandria Airborne Celebration


[ November 15, 2013; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Alexandria Airborne Celebration
“Rendezvous with Destiny: Vietnam”
Brumfield Caffey Annex Ballroom at LSUA
Friday, November 15
Free and open to public

LSUA To Hold Veterans Day Activities

[ November 11, 2013; ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – You are invited to join us on Monday, November 11 at noon as LSUA honors those who have fought for our freedom.

LSUA is holding Veterans Day activities starting at noon on the Quad.  The program includes Ms. Brandy Williams, a veteran and LSUA student, as the keynote speaker.  She will be speaking [...]

Friends Of The Library Get Ready For A Book Sale At LSUA

[ November 12, 2013 to November 13, 2013. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – The Friends of the James C. Bolton Library are gearing up for their second book sale.

The sale will be held in Oakland Hall on the LSUA campus from November 12-13.  The hours are 10:00am until 6:00pm both days.

Proceeds from the book sale will go toward purchasing new equipment, supplies and library materials.  [...]

LSUA Students Given Interview Tips


The Quad at LSU Alexandria was turned into a runway today.
Students are given tips on how to look sharp when interviewing for a job as well as techniques for answering questions.  There were also live interviews for internship positions at Dillard’s.
The fashions are provided by Dillard’s and the event was organized with help from the [...]

LSUA Holds “Trick or Treat Street” Event


It’s time for one of LSU Alexandria’s favorite traditions.  Organizations, departments, student groups, and faculty set up booths to hand out candy.  The children travel along a street created by these witches, ghosts and pirates.
It’s a safe way for children to enjoy Halloween, and the students say it takes them back to memories of their [...]

Master Farmer University Underway at LSUA


Master Farmer University is underway at LSU Alexandria today and tomorrow.
These students are completing the second of three phases of this program.  It introduces them to management practices for all phases of animal and crop production.  Also, environmental issues are a major focus of the curriculum.

Today these farmers are in the classroom, learning about cotton, [...]

LSUA Athletics Joins Red River Athletic Conference

Sports programs at LSU Alexandria are still on the uptick.  Today, the school announced its admission to the Red River Athletic Conference.

The school is adding basketball and soccer to its program.
KLAX ABC 31 News 10/23/13

LSUA Hires New Women’s Basketball Coach


LSU Alexandria introduces its new women’s basketball coach today – Bob Austin.  He’s officially on board November 1st and comes from Southeastern in Hammond.

The coach has the opportunity to build this program from the ground up.
More information can be found by clicking here.
KLAX ABC 31 News 10/21/13