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Lights, Camera, Action! Behind the Scenes with Floyd Johns Jr.

Bumps and bruises are a common part of Floyd Johns' job. That's because the LSU graduate is a stuntman in movies and television shows.

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From Havana to Baton Rouge: ChE Professor Marks 50 Years of Teaching at LSU

LSU Chemical Engineering Professor Emeritus Armando Corripio’s life story is nothing short of inspirational. From fleeing his native Cuba during Fidel Castro’s reign to becoming a professor in an unfamiliar country, Corripio has proven that if you work hard and keep your eye on the ball, good things will come.

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Eyes and Ears of the Gulf of Mexico

Having accurate, accessible, real-time oceanic and atmospheric information available prior to, during and following catastrophic events has a significant impact on a community’s ability to save lives, property and ecosystem function. Two LSU College of the Coast & Environment labs have expertise in acquiring this information.

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LIGO Livingston to Be Designated a Historic Site

The Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory, or LIGO, in Livingston, La., will be designated a historic physics site by the American Physical Society, or APS, on Wednesday, June 20. Media are invited to attend this special ceremony beginning at 11 a.m.

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LSU Professor Explores Possible Impact of Flooding With Storm Surge

LSU Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor and Louisiana Sea Grant Laborde Chair Scott Hagen is devoted to studying and understanding the impact rainfall runoff and hurricanes have on the cities along the state’s delicate coastline.

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LSU School of Music Announces 2018 "Hot Summer Nights, Cool Jazz" Lineup

"Hot Summer Nights, Cool Jazz," the LSU School of Music's trademark annual summer jazz series, will return June 14, featuring a variety of new and familiar faces.

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LSU Researcher Identifies Measures to Reduce Air Pollution in India

In a new report by a team of researchers led by LSU Civil and Environmental Engineering Assistant Professor Hongliang Zhang, 13 measures are outlined that could reduce air pollution levels in India by 40 percent.

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