Meet LSU Distinguished Communicators

View the full list of DC alums from 2007 to today, and check out interviews with current candidates and graduates below.

student Chris DeFelice sitting in the QuadChris DeFelice, a Manship School of Mass Communication senior in public relations, shares his path to becoming a Distinguished Communicator and how the program is already impacting his career trajectory.

Read Chris' post 


student Cindy Nguyen reading a book outside of the Life Sciences buildingCindy Nguyen, graduate with Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, sat down with LSU Experimental host Becky Carmichael to discuss early academic struggles, identifying the right career path, prepping for the MCAT, and more.

Listen to Cindy's interview



student Madelyn Smith giving a TEDxLSU TalkAs a natural resource ecology and management major with a minor in painting and drawing, Madelyn Smith leverages opportunities that occur at the intersection of art, social science and science. In her 2018 TEDxLSU Talk, she shares her photography, and the stories of people photographed, to illuminate the urgency and impacts of Louisiana’s coastal land loss.

Watch Madelyn's TEDxLSU Talk