Posted: Aug 31, 2013 11:33 AM by Associated Press
BATON ROUGE - Chevron Corp. will give $2 million to LSU in support of the renovation of Patrick F. Taylor Hall, which houses the university's College of Engineering.
The Advocate reports the company also committed an additional $700,000 to LSU's College of Science.
Chevron's donation will go toward establishing an engineering student academic support center and a petroleum engineering teaching laboratory.
The goal is to turn the existing 36-year-old building into a student training complex.