Recent News Releases

 

Narayanan Appointed College of Business Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Outreach

Rajesh P. Narayanan has been selected as the new associate dean for academic affairs and outreach in the Office of the Dean at the E. J. Ourso College of Business. Timothy Chandler, who previously held the position, has been named associate dean for undergraduate programs and assessment. Narayanan is also the chair of the E. J. Ourso College of Business’s Department of Finance and he will continue that role for the next year.

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LSU Emergency Training Center Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Homeland Security Grant

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded $22 million to the LSU National Center for Biomedical Research and Training/Academy of Counter-Terrorist Education.

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Richard White Jr. to Retire as LSU Business Dean

Richard D. White Jr will step down as dean of the LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business at the end of this academic year. White has served in this role since 2012. His retirement will be effective in June 2020.

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LSU Names Jim Sabourin as Vice President of Strategic Communications

LSU has announced that Jim Sabourin, senior vice president and chief communications officer for Unum in Chattanooga, Tenn., has been named LSU's vice president of strategic communications, pending approval by the LSU Board of Supervisors.

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LSU Graduate Now President of National Colombian Bank

When it comes to real-world, complex business situations, no other LSU business graduate seems more prepared than Francisco José Mejía Sendoya, the current president of the Agrarian Bank of Colombia.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Briefing on Impacts of the Mississippi River by Renowned Experts on Sept. 16

LSU in Washington presents a briefing with a distinguished panel of LSU faculty experts in river, coastal studies, flood-resilient construction and environmental health about the future of the Mississippi River and its greater implications for the nation.

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LSU Recognized as a Top Tier National University by U.S. News & World Report for the 12th-Straight Year

In U.S. News & World Report's 2020 edition of Best Colleges, LSU is ranked in the top tier for "Best National Universities" for the 12th-straight year, and the undergraduate petroleum engineering program ranks 3rd overall.

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