Category Archives: Lamar

LU game at Sam Houston to be televised on Root Sports

LU Basketball

The Lamar men’s basketball game at Sam Houston State will be televised on Root Sports Southwest announced Network officials Tuesday afternoon. The game is still slated for a 6:30 p.m. tip off from the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum in Huntsville. Root Sports Southwest is the regional television

LU’s signing day press conference scheduled

Lamar Football

Lamar head football coach Ray Woodard has scheduled his Signing Day Press Conference for Wednesday, Feb. 4, beginning at noon in the Dauphin Complex team meeting room. One of the most highly anticipated days on the athletics calendar, National Signing Day is the

LU Ensemble to play at TMEA performance

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Lamar University’s Wind Ensemble has been honored with an invitation to perform before the Texas Music Educators Association’s 2015 convention in San Antonio. They will present a local preview of their upcoming TMEA performance at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 5, in

LU presents ‘An Evening with Dr. Thomas Franklin Freeman’

LU Freeman

ExxonMobil presents Thomas Freeman at Lamar University Feb. 17 in “Living Legends – An Evening with Dr. Thomas Franklin Freeman” in celebration of Black History Month. The presentation, sponsored by ExxonMobil’s Black Employee Success Team (BEST) and hosted by Lamar University, is

TALH program offers preview day


The Texas Academy of Leadership in the Humanities (TALH) will host a spring preview day at the Mary and John Gray Library on Saturday, Feb. 21. The Academy is an early entrance college residential honors program at Lamar University.“Our preview day

Bean Memorial Scholarship established

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The Lamar University Foundation has established a new endowed scholarship in the name of Amie Lynn Bean. The Amie Lynn Bean Memorial Scholarship will benefit undergraduate students majoring in nursing, part of the College of Arts and Sciences. “This scholarship

LU Nursing Program presents outreach project


Over the past month the Lamar University Texas Nursing Students’ Association (LUTNSA) presented a “Breakthrough to Nursing” outreach project in which sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students from St. Mary Catholic School and West Orange-Stark Middle School were able to

LU’s Dausin, Mitchell leave Lamar

Lamar Football

Senior Rex Dausin and sophomore Robert Mitchell will not return for the 2015 season announced Lamar head coach Ray Woodward Thursday afternoon. Dausin had one year of eligibility remaining, while Mitchell had three years. Both players saw action in limited

Hirasaki Scholarship in Chemical Engineering established at LU

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The Lamar University Foundation has announced an endowed scholarship has been established for the College of Engineering. The Dr. George J. Hirasaki Scholarship in Chemical Engineering will provide funding for outstanding students to further their studies at Lamar. “It’s a

LSC-PA among hosts for “Reverse Trade Show”

LSCPA Trade Show

The Golden Triangle Reverse Trade Show is set for 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, January 29 at the Robert A. Bowers Civic Center in Port Arthur. Dr. Ben Stafford, Dean of Technical Programs at Lamar State College-Port Arthur, called

LSC-PA celebrates Welcome Week

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Classes for the Spring 2015 semester begin at Lamar State College-Port Arthur Tuesday, Jan. 20 and with them, Welcome Week. Registration is continuing for Spring 2015 classes. Go online to for more information and come to the third floor of the

New spring courses address ethics through literature

The LU Department of English and Modern Languages will offer four new courses for the spring semester addressing the subject of ethics in an uncommon and unique format: through literature. The courses were created in response to a direct request from

LSC-O releases President’s/Dean’s list


Ninety Lamar State College-Orange Students, 76 from Texas and 14 from Louisiana, have been named to the president’s list for the fall 2014 semester. An additional 152 Texas and 17 Louisiana students made the dean’s list. The president’s list includes

LIT Foundation sets shoot-out event

The LIT Foundation’s annual Shoot-Out is scheduled for March 28 at the One-in-100 Gun Club in Lumberton. The event, which raises funds for scholarships at LIT, consists of teams of four shooters each. The teams go around a course and shoot sporting

LIT Beaumont closed for MLK holiday


Lamar Institute of Technology will be closed Monday, Jan. 19, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There will be no classes and all offices will be closed. Classes will resume Tuesday, Jan. 20 and all offices will reopen

LSC-PA honors President’s, Dean’s list students

Lamar State College-Port Arthur students recently qualified for the President’s List for Fall 2014, an honor earned by students who earned a perfect 4.0 grade point average while completing at least 12 semester credit hours. Another 90 students qualified for

LIT registering students for Spring 2015


Lamar Institute of Technology currently is registering students for the Spring 2015 semesters. The Spring 2015 16-week and the Spring 2 semesters both begin on Jan. 15. Class schedules are available at and on campus. The Student Services department

Lamar’s Price launches television show

Tic Price

Lamar head men’s basketball coach Tic Price launches the Tic Price Show beginning Saturday at noon on FOX 4, with a repeat on the CW every Sunday at 12:30 p.m. The show is scheduled to air for the next 10

LU men’s hoops close non conference against Rams


Men’s hoops looks to keep momentum in non-conference finaleOne of the hottest teams in the Southland Conference, the Lamar men’s basketball team is in the midst of its best stretch since the 2011-12 season. The Christmas holiday was made a

LSC-O supports Orange area Soup Kitchens

LSC-O Supports Orange Area Soup Kitchens

One of the core values at LSC-O is service to the community. Ever ready to serve the community, the faculty, staff and students of Lamar State College – Orange united in an effort to lessen the challenge of a fundamental

LIT holiday schedule

Lamar Institute of Technology will be closed for the winter break from Dec. 20-Jan. 4. All offices will be closed and there will be no classes. Offices will reopen Jan. 5 and on-campus advising and registration will resume. The 16-week Spring 2015