Rucks Management Academic Excellence Award Winners Announced

April 30, 2020

BATON ROUGE – Management students Teresa Vallee, Taylor Dottley, Trendell Shorty and Victoria Liakos were recognized for their academic excellence. The Rucks Department of Management makes an annual presentation of the awards for academic excellence for students with the highest GPA in the department's general management and the human resource, strategic leadership and international management concentrations.

The following management students were recognized:


Teresa Vallee HeadshotTeresa Vallee
General Management

Taylor Dottley HeadshotTaylor Dottley
Human Resources
Trendell Shorty HeadshotTrendell Shorty
Strategic Leadership
Victoris Liakos HeadshotVictoria Liakos
International Management

About the Rucks Department of Management

The Rucks Department of Management at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business endeavors to prepare students for careers in fields such as international management, human resources and industrial/labor relations. A generous donation by LSU alumnus William W. Rucks and his wife, Catherine, has aided the department in securing faculty who are repeatedly recognized for their research and has supported student-affiliated organizations in achieving top honors nationally. For more information, visit our home page or call 225-578-6101.


Elizabeth Eaton
E. J. Ourso College of Business