President & Chancellor F. King Alexander spoke at a special event designed to connect the LSU community with alumni in the science, technology, engineering and math disciplines, or STEM. The LSU STEM Alumni Connect was held Feb. 12-13 and was hosted by LSU’s Office of Strategic Initiatives.
LSU Roger Hadfield Ogden Honors College and College of Science senior Zachary Fitzpatrick has been awarded a 2015 Gates Cambridge Scholarship. This award will allow him to pursue a fully funded Master of Philosophy degree in clinical science, with a specialization in rare diseases, at the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
On Thursday, Feb. 5, LSU Dining hosted the Celebrity Chef Series, featuring world-renown chef, Chef Bal Arneson. The LSU community was invited to stop by the 459 Commons dining hall and sample Chef Bal’s cuisine and had the opportunity to meet her.
On Wednesday, Feb. 4, Campus Life hosted the Spring Student Involvement Fair. Students learn how they can become involved in the several student organizations on campus.
Chemistry Instructor Elzbieta Cook, left, said that she and Mullet, right, support each other in educating students about chemistry.