Education

Councilwoman hosts back to school event for children in district two

In just two days East Baton Rouge Parish schools will be in full swing again. But before kids can get to school, they've got to get their supplies.

Three Livingston Parish high schools among best in United States

Three Livingston Parish High Schools have been named among the nation’s best public high schools, according to this year’s rankings by U.S. News & World Report.

LSU Tiger Marching Band to host annual Tigerama event on October 29, tickets available

The LSU Tiger Marching Band, Golden Girls and Colorguard have entertained millions of LSU fans as they perform before, during and after football games at Tiger Stadium, as well as other special events locally, nationally and abroad.

Fifteen LSU student-athletes earn degrees during summer commencement

LSU had 15 student-athletes earn their degrees Friday during its annual Summer Commencement ceremonies held on-campus. In total, LSU issued 104 diplomas to its student-athletes during the 2012-13 academic year.

Livingston Parish officials offer back-to-school safety tips

Livingston Parish's school year begins today, and the Sheriff’s Office would like to encourage all motorists to pay close attention to school zones throughout the parish. 

Three LSU ROTC students to be commissioned today

Three of LSU’s ROTC cadets will be commissioned at today at 2:00 p.m. at the Dalton J. Woods Auditorium in the Energy, Coast and Environment Building.

Students at Southeastern worried about latest round of staff lay-offs

Teachers at Southeastern University got letters this week warning that they could lose their jobs due to more budget cuts.

Schools back in sesson: make smart decisions on the road

School is officially in session for Ascension Parish. That means 20,000 students will be on buses and in cars morning and afternoon heading to and from class, so being extra cautious on the roads is more important than ever.

National Safety Council offers back-to-school safety tips

As summer draws to a close, back-to-school season is in full effect, and safety should be a priority for every family as children return to classrooms this fall.

F. King Alexander to speak at LSU's summer commencement on August 9

Approximately 727 students are expected to graduate during LSU’s 281st commencement ceremony on Friday, August 9, in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

East St. John High School students still stuck learning off campus

Students at East St. John High School are getting ready to head back to school, but for the second year in row classes will be held off campus. Most of the school was destroyed during Hurricane Isaac.

Baton Rouge teachers prepare for new school year

While students have spent the summer thinking about anything but school, their teachers have spent their break preparing for this year

LSU Performing Arts Academy announced fall class line-up for kids, adults

A new school year brings new routines for both kids and adults.

The Cinderella Project

The Cinderella Project Leadership Academy partners with ExxonMobil to host first ever Academic Application Workshop in Scotlandville. WHEN: Monday, August 5 from 4 to 6 p.m.

SU Ag Center’s Kit Chin publishes scientific research in international magazine

Kit Chin, professor, horticulture at SU Ag Center has been published in an international magazine - International Innovation.