LSU President and Chancellor F. King Alexander welcomed the thousands of students in attendance. Fall Fest is an LSU tradition and annually one of the largest events on campus.
President and Chancellor F. King Alexander spoke at the Oct. 2 STIXIS press conference.
India-based retail technology consulting company Stixis Technology, Inc. announced Thursday, Oct. 2, plans to host its first U.S. software center in Baton Rouge. As part of its investment, the company will mentor students at LSU in an incubation boot camp through agile software development practices.
The Board of Supervisors honored LSU History Professor Suzanne Marchand – who was named the university’s 72nd Boyd Professor in May – at the September meeting on Friday, Sept. 12.
The LSU Board of Supervisors assumed a new leader and chose its next one at the September meeting held on Friday, Sept. 12. Ann Duplessis of New Orleans took over as the board’s new chair. She was elected as the board’s chair-elect a year ago and will serve as the chair until August of 2015.