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School of Education Alumna Uses Virtual Reality to Educate Youth About Louisiana’s Vanishing Coast

Harnessing new technology, LSU alumna Heather Stone has created a 360-degree virtual reality experience in order for students to feel a deeper connection with Louisiana's coast.

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LSU’s School of Education Receives a Louisiana Department of Education Grant for Mentor Training for Year-Long Student Teacher Residencies

Funds specifically are set aside to provide mentor training of local educators who serve as school-based classroom mentors.

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Early Childhood Education Laboratory Preschool Earns National Association for the Education of Young Children Accreditation

The LSU ECELP is one of only 25 preschools in the state of Louisiana to achieve this recognition.

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School of Kinesiology Receives COSMA Accreditation

The Commission on Sport Management Accreditation, or COSMA, awarded LSU’s School of Kinesiology with a seven year accreditation for B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. programs focused in sport management. LSU is the first land grant university to receive COSMA accreditation and is one of only two universities with accredited doctoral programs.

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LSU Awards Tom W. Dutton Scholarship to 10 Students

BATON ROUGE - LSU Campus Life, a department within the Office of the Dean of Students, has awarded the 2017 Tom W. Dutton Scholarship Award for participation and leadership in campus and community service to ten female students who were nominated and who applied for consideration.

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Friends of the LSU Libraries Annual Book Bazaar

Each spring, the Friends of the LSU Libraries holds its annual Book Bazaar. Proceeds from the bazaar go into an endowment that, over the years, has provided more than $1 million in support of library acquisitions and services.

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Four Honors Students Chosen as LSU's 2018 Truman Nominees

Four Ogden Honors students have been selected as LSU’s nominees for the nationally competitive Truman Scholarship, awarded by the Harry S. Truman Foundation. All four students are LASAL (Louisiana Service and Leadership) Scholars in the Ogden Honors College. Students must be selected through an internal competition at LSU, and each four-year college can nominate only four students to compete nationally.

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