Category Archives: Lsua News

LSUA To Hold National Weather Service SKYWARN Class

[ January 13, 2014; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – Severe weather is a possibility throughout the year in central Louisiana and as a result, it pays to be weather aware in order to stay ahead of rapidly changing conditions.  To help residents prepare for severe storms, LSUA is hosting members of the National Weather Service as they conduct a SKYWARN class.

Members [...]

LSUA Students Graduate

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It’s graduation day for 126 students of LSU of Alexandria.
Doctor Paul Coreil presided over the ceremony, which included 10 summer graduates.  Coreil is the interim chancellor and leads the school’s effort to be selected for the site of the new technical and community college coming to Central Louisiana.
LSU of Alexandria conferred its 14th Distinguished Service [...]

LSUA Has A New Name

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For years the nickname of LSU at Alexandria has been simply A, but you shouldn’t call it that anymore.  The name has changed to LSU of Alexandria.  The school says inserting “of” into the name is part of an exciting new brand for the school.
It all starts next year when you’ll see the new brand [...]

Great American Smoke Out Today

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Today is the Great American Smoke Out and LSU Alexandria sponsored a breakfast to mark the national event.  It was an educational event for students to learn about the major health issues plaguing Central Louisiana and how smoking is associated with them.  They also learned that state law requires schools to provide smoking cessation programs [...]

LSUA Students Enjoy Cultural Cuisine

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Students of all ages are just about to head off to Thanksgiving break.
These LSUA students enjoy what they call a Cultural Cuisine.  Participants took their own dishes and explained how they represent the diets of their countries.  A native of India also spoke about her experience with international foods.
KLAX ABC 31 News 11/21/13

Cultural Cuisine and Potluck Dinner

[ November 20, 2013; ] Call for Cooks to help celebrate International Education Week With the second annual Cultural Cuisine (& Potluck dinner)

November 20, 2013, at 5:30 pm LSUA Magnolia Café

Guest Speaker, Jharna Shingwani, a native of India who will talk about her experience with international foods.

Enjoy ethnic food and free soft drinks under the flags in the Magnolia Café.  [...]

LSUA Open House Nov. 26

[ November 26, 2013; 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. ] LSU Alexandria Open House
Tuesday, November 26
9:30am-1:30pm
Brumfield Caffey Annex at LSUA
Potential students and parents are welcome to come learn more about admissions, financial aid, student services and tour the campus.

LSUA Empty Space Players to Perform “The Fantasticks”

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[ November 14, 2013 to November 24, 2013. ]

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”

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[ 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