College News site://_Lamar University -URL-www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/index Keep up with what’s happening at Lamar University in Texas with the college’s news page and take a look at the university’s calendar for upcoming events. en-us Fri, 16 Oct 2020 01:48:31 -0500 Cascade Server Ben Rogers/Lamar University/BISD “I Have A Dream” Program dedicates special plaque honoring Lamar University “Dreamers” and graduates https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/ben-rogerslamar-universitybisd-i-have-a-dream-program-dedicates-special-plaque-honoring-lamar-university-dreamers-and-graduates.html The Ben Rogers/Lamar University/BISD “I Have A Dream” Program recently dedicated a plaque installed next to the magnolia tree planted on the Lamar University campus. Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/ben-rogerslamar-universitybisd-i-have-a-dream-program-dedicates-special-plaque-honoring-lamar-university-dreamers-and-graduates.html Center for Midstream Management and Sciences announces honoree https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/center-for-midstream-management-and-sciences-announces-honoree.html Lamar University’s Center for Midstream Management and Science is proud to recognize John W. “Wes” Johnson as its third honoree, “Profiles in Midstream.” Thu, 15 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/center-for-midstream-management-and-sciences-announces-honoree.html Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music presents Jazz Giants Series https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/mary-morgan-moore-department-of-music-presents-jazz-giants-series.html Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music presents Jazz Giants Series Tue, 13 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/mary-morgan-moore-department-of-music-presents-jazz-giants-series.html LU Student Sebastian Watler awarded fueling careers scholarship https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-student-sebastian-watler-awarded-fueling-careers-scholarship.html Lamar University proudly announces Sebastian Watler has been awarded the 2020 Fueling Careers Scholarship. Fri, 2 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-student-sebastian-watler-awarded-fueling-careers-scholarship.html Lamar University receives grant from the Stevens Initiative to connect youth in the U.S. and the Middle East and North Africa through virtual exchange https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lamar-university-receives-grant-from-the-stevens-initiative-to-connect-youth-in-the-u.s.-and-the-middle-east-and-north-africa-through-virtual-exchange.html The Stevens Initiative announced the Texas International Education Consortium’s Virtual Exchange for Undergraduate Nursing in Texas, Egypt and Jordan is one of 18 programs funded as part of the Stevens Initiative Response to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Fri, 2 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lamar-university-receives-grant-from-the-stevens-initiative-to-connect-youth-in-the-u.s.-and-the-middle-east-and-north-africa-through-virtual-exchange.html LU’s online master’s degree in mental health receives national ranking https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lus-online-masters-degree-in-mental-health-receives-national-ranking.html Lamar University has been ranked as one of the Best Online Master's in Mental Health Counseling in the country. Fri, 2 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lus-online-masters-degree-in-mental-health-receives-national-ranking.html School of Nursing ranked for affordability https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/school-of-nursing-ranked-for-affordability.html Value Colleges has ranked Lamar University’s JoAnne Gay Dishman School of Nursing Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program one of the Top 25 Most Affordable Online for 2020. Fri, 2 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/school-of-nursing-ranked-for-affordability.html LU expands Deaf Education and Deaf Studies through strategic partnership https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-expands-deaf-education-and-deaf-studies-through-strategic-partnership.html Lamar University has expanded its Deaf Education and Deaf Studies to address a shortage in the number of teaching professionals entering the field of deaf education. Fri, 2 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-expands-deaf-education-and-deaf-studies-through-strategic-partnership.html LU doctoral student wins prestigious research award https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-doctoral-student-wins-prestigious-research-award.html Yi Liu, a doctoral student in industrial engineering, has been awarded the Council of Technical Groups Travel Award from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. Wed, 30 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/10/lu-doctoral-student-wins-prestigious-research-award.html Lamar University College Panhellenic welcomes new members https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/09/lamar-university-college-panhellenic-welcomes-new-members.html Despite changing dates and dealing with an international pandemic, on Sun., Sep. 20, College Panhellenic Council at Lamar University prevailed. Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/09/lamar-university-college-panhellenic-welcomes-new-members.html