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Americans Take Precautions Against COVID-19, Except Where Most Needed

Americans Take Precautions Against COVID-19, Except Where Most Needed

Preliminary data from a recent study of over 10,000 Americans conducted by researchers at LSU and University of Wisconsin-River Falls reveals new information on how people are responding to COVID-19.

Child and Family Studies Program Receives CFLE Designation

Child and Family Studies Program Receives CFLE Designation

We are pleased to announce that the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) has approved the Child and Family Studies undergraduate program at LSU as offering coursework that meets the standards and criteria required for the provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE) designation. The Academic Program Review (APR) Committee has reviewed our program and determined that it includes an internship and course work that adequately covers the 10 Family Life Education (FLE) content areas required for the CFLE designation.

Coastal Roots

Raising Coastal Stewards

Hundreds of miles of marshes and barrier islands buffer the state from the Gulf of Mexico. These vast, wild wetlands protect people, homes, and businesses on the coast as well as inland.

Louisiana Changemakers Awarded LSU Reilly Center Grants to Move Forward with Community Collaborative Projects

Louisiana Changemakers Awarded LSU Reilly Center Grants to Move Forward with Community Collaborative Projects

Four Louisiana public projects were awarded $5,000 grants to implement community projects following their participation in the Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs’ inaugural capacity building program, The Community Collaborative: By the Community, For the Community.

Can Machine Learning Lead to Cleaner Water and More Energy-Efficient Ionic Separations?

Can Machine Learning Lead to Cleaner Water and More Energy-Efficient Ionic Separations?

U.S. Department of Energy Invests $1.5 million in LSU researchers to develop a smarter approach to ionic separations, which are important for water treatment, resource recovery and energy production.