CENTRAL- A battle between two contractors to build the Central Freshman Academy will end quietly this week as the two companies agreed to binding arbitration.
Buquet & Leblanc won the initial low bid for the estimated $5.2 million dollar construction, but Cangelosi Ward argued their slightly higher bid should... more »
BATON ROUGE - One lawmaker wants to grant all incoming LSU freshmen season football tickets.
Rep. Terry Brown of Colfax submitted House Bill 144 Tuesday. The legislation "requires the LSU Board of Supervisors to allocate to each first-time entering freshman enrolled at LSU-Baton Rouge on a full-time basis at... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU offensive lineman Vadal Alexander and cornerback Jalen Collins were each named to the Freshman All-SEC Team as voted on by the league's coaches, the SEC office announced Thursday.
Alexander has played in all 12 games with eight starts at right tackle for the Tigers. He... more »
PRINCETON - Princeton University says any freshman who joins, rushes, or pledges a fraternity or sorority starting this fall will face suspension. The Ivy League school also says any students who solicit the participation of freshmen in Greek organizations will face the same punishment. Princeton had announced last year it... more »
Hundreds of LSU students, faculty and staff members are working to spruce up 16 public schools in East Baton Rouge Parish.
Community Bound is an annual day of service to public schools sponsored by several Louisiana State University organizations, including Volunteer LSU.
Chancellor Martin will lead one group... more »
As part of a major restructuring effort at Centenary College, President B. David Rowe will recommend to the Board of Trustees that half of the college's 44 majors be phased out over the next few years. Accounting, elementary and secondary education and music performance are among the affected majors that... more »
LSU's fall enrollment has dipped below 28,000 students for the first time in 12 years. Despite LSU's freshman applications increasing by 50 percent this decade, the overall enrollment is continuing a slow decline since LSU peaked at more than 31,500 students just five years ago. At LSU's main campus, the... more »