Category Archives: Lsua News

The Muse Ceramic Sculpture Workshops


[ March 22, 2014; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. April 5, 2014; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ] The Muse Ceramic Sculpture Workshops
2 Sessions: March 22 & April 5, 3:30pm – 5:30pm at the LSUA Campus
LSUA visual arts professor Jeremy Simmons will teach ceramic sculpture techniques to teens and young adults between the ages of 14- 21.  To sign up, call or email Cindy at (318) 443-3458 or

LSUA Generals Athletic Association Banquet

[ March 22, 2014; ] Generals Athletic Association Banquet
Honoring the LSUA baseball and softball teams
Former ASH Trojan and LSU Tiger, Chris McGhee is the featured speaker
Saturday, March 22 at the Evacuation Center on Hwy 71 South
Silent auction at 6:00pm, banquet at 7:00
Buffet dinner will be served
$20/student, $40/adult
473-6475 for tickets or more information

University Academy of Central Louisiana Registration


[ March 13, 2014; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] There will be an on-site registration for University Academy of Central Louisiana this Thursday, March 13, from 4:00pm-7:00pm.  The registration will be in Oakland Hall on the LSUA campus.

Those interested in attending should bring $25 for the application fee, birth certificate, Social Security card, immunization record, and report card or transcript.  An application should be [...]

“The Art of Independent Filmmaking” Lecture at AMOA


[ March 14, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] The Cavanaugh Lecture Series will resume this Friday at the Alexandria Museum of Art with The Art of Independent Filmmaking by LSUA student Patrick Clinton.  The event takes place from 6:00pm – 7:30pm and is free and open to the public.

Clinton will speak on how the “death” of film has created new opportunities for independent [...]

New LSUA Chancellor Finishes First Week


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.
KLAX ABC 31 News 3/7/14

LSUA’s University High Holds Open House


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 [...]

University High to Host Open House


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 [...]

LSUA To Receive $6.2 Million Donation


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 [...]

LSUA Women’s Softball Team Adopts Honorary Captain

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 [...]

ALBC/LSUA Scholarship Open Bass Tournament Set For February 22

[ 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 [...]