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The Stately Oak
While philanthropic motivations vary, they yield a common outcome for the College of Agriculture and the LSU AgCenter: enhanced ability to drive the mission.
'Til Trends Do Us Part: A Retrospective of Changing Fashion in Bridal Wear from the Collection of the LSU Textile & Costume Museum
The LSU Textile & Costume Museum presents 'Til Trends Do Us Part: A Retrospective of Changing Fashion in Bridal Wear, a fascinating exhibition showcasing approximately 30 garments from the museum's collection.
LSU Names Matt Lee Vice President for Agriculture and Dean of the College of Agriculture
LSU named Matt Lee as Vice President for Agriculture and Dean of the College of Agriculture, pending approval by the LSU Board of Supervisors. Lee has been serving as the Interim Vice President and Dean since August 2022.
Eavesdropping on Louisiana's Secretive Marsh Birds
There may be more happening in the Louisiana wetland ecosystem than can be seen or heard. Some of the most reclusive groups of birds in the marsh, known collectively as secretive marsh birds, may help inform how Louisiana's coast is rebuilt.
Is there a secret to restoring Louisiana's coastline? Secretive marsh birds may reveal a clue.
Researchers in the LSU School of Renewable Natural Resources are collecting data on secretive marsh birds to better estimate the bird population on the coast. “Secretive marsh birds” is a collective term used to describe a species of wetland birds that live in dense vegetation.
Combating a 'gigantic global problem': Racing to preserve disappearing aquatic genomes
Breakthroughs in the preservation techniques of aquatic species genomes could aid conservation efforts and are needed to safeguard billions of dollars of investments in biomedical research, industrial production and fisheries.