College News site://_Lamar University Keep up with what’s happening at Lamar University in Texas with the college’s news page and take a look at the university’s calendar for upcoming events. en-us Thu, 19 Dec 2019 01:40:40 -0600 Cascade Server LU identified as one of 10 universities in the nation on the rise College Gazette has named Lamar University one of the “Top 10 Public Universities on the Rise.” Tue, 17 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 LU students to attend all-expenses paid trip to Doha Forum in Qatar Two Lamar University Qatar Harvey LU Strong Scholars have won an all-expenses-paid trip to Qatar. David Adams, a senior undergraduate accounting major, and Nicole Kyles-Burton, a recent MBA graduate, are traveling to Doha, Qatar Dec. 12-19, to attend the annual Doha Forum, an international conference for global dialogue on critical challenges facing the world. Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 Blane Morgan named LU head football coach Former Air Force offensive coordinator and most recently San Diego State quarterbacks coach, Blane Morgan, has been named as Lamar University head coach. Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 Lamar University, ABS and the American Club Call for Better Maritime Injury Reporting,-the-american-club,-and-lamar-university-call-for-better-maritime-injury-reporting.html Lamar University, ABS and the American Club are calling on industry to advance the cause of safety at sea with more comprehensive reporting requirements for injury and near miss reporting. Mon, 16 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600,-the-american-club,-and-lamar-university-call-for-better-maritime-injury-reporting.html Stinson receives Julie and Ben Rogers Community Service Award Dr. Cynthia Stinson, chair of the JoAnn Gay Dishman School of Nursing, has been honored as the 2019 Julie and Ben Rogers Community Service Award recipient. Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 LU ranks seventh for online programs Lamar University has been ranked in the top ten for the best schools with online programs in the state of Texas. Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 " I Have a Dream" Scholarship Banquet:‎ More Than a Scholarship, I Have A Dream Means "Forever a Family”‎-more-than-a-scholarship,-i-have-a-dream-means-forever-a-family.html Lamar University recently hosted a Scholarship Dinner for 30 Ben Rogers / Lamar University / BISD “I Have A Dream” Program scholarship recipients currently attending Lamar (26) and LIT (4) . Tue, 10 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600‎-more-than-a-scholarship,-i-have-a-dream-means-forever-a-family.html LU serves the community with Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Lamar University’s community relations department manages the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is and includes nearly a dozen agencies or businesses that partner together to provide free tax preparation for qualified low- to moderate-income residents in Southeast Texas. Thu, 5 Dec 2019 00:00:00 -0600 LU Wind Bands in Concert November 26 (Disponible en Espanol) LU Wind and Symphonic Band. Winter Wind Bands Concert. Mon, 25 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0600 119th Spindletop Anniversary Visit the Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown Museum on Sat., Jan. 11, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the 119th Spindletop Anniversary. Mon, 25 Nov 2019 00:00:00 -0600