U-High students receive a lesson on distracted driving

Car crashes are the number one killer for teens in the U.S. A majority of those crashes are caused by distracted driving.

SU System announces new VP for Academic and Student Affairs

The Southern University System welcomes Monique Guillory-Winfield as the new Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs.

LAPCS to hold 'Adjusting the Sails' conference tomorrow

The Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools invites community members, educators, parents, and current and prospective charter board members to register now for its 6th Annual Conference Adjusting the Sails: Staying on Course for Succes

UL Lafayette-led team building technology to track flu outbreaks

A six-person team led by a professor at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette is among nine semifinalists in a competition to create software for analyzing, managing and treating outbreaks of influenza.

LSU TAM Doctoral Student Danielle Reaves to present 'Fashion and Prostitution in Victorian New Orleans' today at Hill Memorial

Danielle Reaves, a Ph.D. student in textiles, apparel design and merchandising at LSU, will present “Fashion and Prostitution in Victorian New Orleans,” in LSU’s Hill Memorial Library on Thursday, Sept. 12, at 3:30 p.m.

Children learn about 9/11 as many of us look back and remember

As we all remember that devastating day 12 years ago, children opened their textbooks for a "history" lesson about this date and what it means.

Teen arrested for bringing gun to school, 3 additional students arrested for drug charges

A 16-year-old was arrested for bringing a gun to school and three additional students were arrested for possession of drugs.

Sheriff comes up empty handed after search for LSU’s list for presidential search

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputies left LSU empty handed today after a search for the board of supervisors presidential search list.

LSU ranked in U.S. News & World Report Rankings’ top tier for sixth straight year

For the sixth time in a row, LSU has been recognized as one of the top universities in the country by U.S. News & World Report. In U.S.

LSU hosting 2-day career expo to give Tigers opportunity to Geaux Get Hired

LSU Career Services is hosting a two-day Career Expo on Tuesday, Sept. 10, and Wednesday, Sept. 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Iberville Parish students get a jump start on college

Some high school students in Iberville Parish are getting a jump start on college. They are enrolled at Baton Rouge Community College and high school at the same time.

Tech Park’s Level Up Lab launches game development courses

Louisiana Technology Park’s digital media incubator, Level Up Lab, is launching a series of video game development training courses called GameLab.

AP tests, 'early college': High school students get a head start

Bahiya Nasuuna hasn't even started college, but she already has several academic credits in the bank that will give her a jump on graduation.

LSU School of Art students use super computer to render digital art projects

This summer, LSU School of Art students using 3D animation software such as Maya, 3ds Max, After Effects and CINEMA 4D were able to offload rendering jobs to SuperMike-II, a 146 TFlops Peak Performance 440 compute node cluster, currently on the

Twenty high-achieving Louisiana schools set highest bar for student learning using compass tool

The Department of Education today released a list of schools across the state that had successful student outcomes and set a high bar for what students would learn during the school year.