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July 17, 2013

07/17/2013 12:00 AM

LSU announces $2 million donation
The Advocate
The university’s College of Engineering announced Tuesday a $2 million donation from the family of Roy O. Martin and RoyOMartin, an Alexandria-based lumber, timber and land company, that should put LSU a step closer …


LSU College of Engineering announces $2 million gift for building expansion
New Orleans Times-Picayune
Louisiana State University officials announced a $2 million donation Tuesday that will help them build a new engineering complex planned for the campus. …


LSU College of Engineering announces $2 million gift
Daily Reveille
The LSU College of Engineering received a generous gift Tuesday, as one donor helped to add to the eventual completion of the future expansion of Patrick F. Taylor Hall. Roy O. Martin III, who is the president and CFO of ...


Martin Cos. pledges $2 million to LSU engineering school
Alexandria Town Talk
Alexandria-based Martin Companies LLC announced a $2 million pledge Tuesday to support and expand Louisiana State’s College of Engineering. The gift brings the total private donations to the college’s “Breaking New Ground” campaign ...


Family donates $2 million to new LSU Engineering Complex
Gov. Bobby Jindal announced a sizable donation has been made for the new LSU Engineering Complex. He said the Roy O. Martin family has given $2 million to the Patrick F. Taylor Hall on the Baton Rouge campus. ...


LSU gets $2M donation for its engineering complex
LSU is receiving a $2 million donation for its new engineering complex. The money, announced Tuesday, was committed by Roy O. Martin, a member of the Board of Regents from Alexandria, and his family. ...


$2 million donation for LSU Engineering Complex pushes project
Jonathan E. Martin, chairman and CEO of Martin Companies LLC, and Roy O. Martin III, president and CFO of Martin Companies LLC, have announced a $2 million gift commitment to support the renovation of Patrick F. Taylor Hall ...


LSU gets $2 million from Martin family for Taylor Hall renovation
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
The family of Board of Regents member Roy O. Martin is giving LSU $2 million to help the university fund its portion of a $100 million public-private renovation of Patrick F. Taylor Hall. ...


House speaker: Higher education should be major focus
Monroe News-Star
University of Louisiana at Monroe faces a deferred maintenance cost of more than $46 million while Louisiana State University’s deferred maintenance cost is more than $1 billion, Kleckley said. ...


Why Finding Oil in Fish Organs Isn't as Bad as it Looks
WWNO Radio
Environmental remediation scientists at LSU's School of the Coast and Environment have found remnants of crude oil in the hearts of pogy that live off Grand Isle. ...


LSU professor featured in volumne on prison issues about criminal justice system
“That’s more than any other state, which makes Louisiana the world’s leading jailer,” explained Bryan McCann, the newest addition to LSU’s Department of Communication Studies. ...


Hometown Heroes Clinic to bring LSU greats together
The clinic will feature an amazing lineup of former, current, and future LSU greats including Glen Davis, Tyrus Thomas, Nikita Wilson, Ethan Martin, Howard Carter, Garrett Temple, Stanley Roberts, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, ...