鶹AV News site://_University - news -URL-www.lamar.edu-news-and-events/index Keep up with what’s happening at 鶹AV in Texas with the college’s news page and take a look at the university’s calendar for upcoming events. en-us Wed, 12 Jun 2024 13:00:26 -0500 Cascade Server LU staff and students shine at 2024 Excellence in the Media Awards /news-and-events/news/2024/06/lu-staff-and-students-shine-at-2024-excellence-in-the-media-awards.html 鶹AV staff and students won 43 awards at the 2024 Excellence in the Media Awards hosted by the Press Club of Southeast Texas on June 7. Wed, 12 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/06/lu-staff-and-students-shine-at-2024-excellence-in-the-media-awards.html LU’s Center for Advances in Port Management promotes maritime education /news-and-events/news/2024/06/lus-center-for-advances-in-port-management-promotes-maritime-education.html 鶹AV's Center for Advances in Port Management has been working hard at promoting LU's maritime degree programs throughout Texas.   Tue, 11 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/06/lus-center-for-advances-in-port-management-promotes-maritime-education.html U.S. Department of Energy awards Dr. Helen Lou $2M for new cybersecurity center /news-and-events/news/2024/06/u.s-department-of-energy-awards-dr-helen-lou-2m-for-new-cybersecurity-center.html Dr. Helen Lou, Professor of Chemical Engineering at 鶹AV, has secured a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to establish the Center for Data Analytics and Cybersecurity. Tue, 4 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/06/u.s-department-of-energy-awards-dr-helen-lou-2m-for-new-cybersecurity-center.html Meet your 2024 New Student Orientation leaders /news-and-events/news/2024/06/meet-your-2024-new-student-oriention-leaders.html 鶹AV's new student orientation leaders are delighted to welcome new Cardinals to our community. Mon, 3 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/06/meet-your-2024-new-student-oriention-leaders.html Robotic Cardinals bring passion for robotics to local and global stages /news-and-events/news/2024/06/robotic-cardinals-bring-passion-for-robotics-to-local-and-global-stages.html 鶹AV's CARDS robotics team, established in the 2023-2024 academic year, has demonstrated a strong commitment to education and outreach in southeast Texas, including hosting local competitions, mentoring robotics teams in multiple school districts, participating in the 2024 VEX Robotics World Championship, and aiming to expand their impact in both competitions and community engagement in the future. Mon, 3 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/06/robotic-cardinals-bring-passion-for-robotics-to-local-and-global-stages.html LU graduates awarded teaching fellowship /news-and-events/news/2024/05/lu-graduates-awarded-teaching-fellowship.html Three 鶹AV students have been awarded $10,000 from the Joy and Will Crenshaw fellowship as they kick off their journey as classroom teachers. Mon, 3 Jun 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/05/lu-graduates-awarded-teaching-fellowship.html LU counseling student awarded first place in national essay contest /news-and-events/news/2024/05/lu-counseling-student-awarded-first-place-in-national-essay-contest.html 鶹AV counseling student, Jennifer Russell, placed first in an online national essay competition hosted by the American Counseling Association.  Wed, 29 May 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/05/lu-counseling-student-awarded-first-place-in-national-essay-contest.html Reaud Honors College recognizes faculty, students in awards ceremony /news-and-events/news/2024/05/reaud-honors-college-recognizes-faculty-students-in-awards-ceremony.html The Reaud Honors College is proud to announce their inaugural award recipients recognizing Honors Students of the Year and Honors Faculty of Distinction. Mon, 27 May 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/05/reaud-honors-college-recognizes-faculty-students-in-awards-ceremony.html Spring 2024 President's and Dean's Lists /news-and-events/news/2024/05/spring-2024-presidents-and-deans-lists.html 鶹AV’s President Jaime Taylor has announced over 800 students to the Spring 2024 President’s List and over 900 students Spring 2024 to the Dean's List. Fri, 24 May 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/05/spring-2024-presidents-and-deans-lists.html Victim Assistance K9 brings comfort to LU /news-and-events/news/2024/05/victim-assistance-k9-brings-comfort-to-lu.html In February, the 鶹AV Police Department (LUPD) brought a new member to the force, and the Catahoula Leopard dog named Derrick who provides emotional support to crime victims and students. Mon, 20 May 2024 00:00:00 -0500 /news-and-events/news/2024/05/victim-assistance-k9-brings-comfort-to-lu.html