The Dow Chemical Company, through its charitable foundation, has awarded $18,000 to student initiatives and the purchase of laboratory equipment for the LSU College of Engineering.
Dow’s gift to the College of Engineering will support student advancement within the following areas:
“As a top employer of our students, Dow’s continued support augments the attributes of the LSU Engineer by providing experiential opportunities for our students, be it through their support of the Chemical Engineering Unit Operations lab, the new Student Leadership Center or through their Aid to Education funding,” said Rick Koubek, Dean and Bert S. Turner Chair in Engineering. “Cumulatively, Dow’s lifetime contributions total over $3 million to LSU's College of Engineering in support of our students and faculty. This investment signifies the value of our partnership and our mutual desire to produce the best engineers for Louisiana.”
The total gift presented by Dow to the LSU Foundation totaled $20,000 to support LSU’s College of Engineering and the LSU Olinde Career Center.
For more information, contact Mimi LaValle, LSU College of Engineering, 225-578-5706, firstname.lastname@example.org