PAISA Day Governors’ Panel to be Streamed Live

04/16/2013 03:26 PM

BATON ROUGE – The governors’ panel that will be a featured part of tomorrow’s PAISA Day festivities will be streamed live. Former Louisiana Governors Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, Edwin Edwards, Murphy “Mike” Foster and Buddy Roemer are all scheduled to appear. The topic for the panel will be “The Evolution of State and Local Government: A discussion about the last 40 years.”

According to LSU Public Administration Institute Director Jim Richardson, the panel should begin at approximately 1 p.m. Those wishing to watch the event online may do so by using the following link at that time:

Jim Engster, host of “The Jim Engster Show,” will serve as moderator for the panel.

PAISA Day honors current students, MPA alumni, Pi Alpha Alpha inductees and the LSU PAI Alumnus of the Year. Students and the general public are invited to attend the panel, but standing room will be available only on the second and third floors of The Rotunda. Invited guests of PAI and PAISA will be seated at tables on the first floor of The Commons for the panel, which will follow a plated lunch.

The Public Administration Institute at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business offers a 42-hour degree program that emphasizes management and financial skills for those leading public agencies, nonprofit and healthcare organizations and for-profit organizations that interact with governmental agencies. PAI’s faculty members are student-oriented and nationally recognized for their expertise in their fields. For more information, visit or call 225-578-6743.

Wendy  Marx 
E. J. Ourso College of Business

Posted on Tuesday, April 16, 2013