Media Availability with President Designate F. King Alexander March 21 at 1:45 p.m.

03/20/2013 01:26 PM

BATON ROUGE – President Designate of LSU, F. King Alexander, current president of California State University Long Beach, will be available to media on Thursday, March 21, from 1:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Feliciana Room, Room 208, of the LSU Student Union. A limited number of parking spaces are available for media outside the LSU Union.

Alexander will be visiting Baton Rouge on March 21 and March 22 and will be meeting with different LSU groups throughout his visit. During the visit, there will be three public forums held in the LSU Student Union Theater, and media are also invited to attend:

  • Staff Forum:  9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.,  Thursday, March 21
  • Student Forum:  2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Thursday, March 21
  • Faculty Forum:  9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 22


For those who cannot attend in person, the forums will be streamed live at Alexander will take questions from the LSU community during the forums from those in attendance, those watching online or those who submitted questions prior via email.

For more information on the Presidential Search Committee’s selection of Alexander as the top candidate, visit

Ernie  Ballard 
LSU Media Relations

Posted on Wednesday, March 20, 2013