News at LU

Beaumont city councilman establishes $1M memorial gift, scholarship

Beaumont City Councilman Mike Getz donates $1 million through a charitable remainder unitrust (CRUT) in memory of his late wife, Allison Nathan Getz, benefiting Lamar University and five other Southeast Texas organizations.



LU’s Dr. Msengi publishes memoir

In the memoir "Spared," Dr. Clementine Msengi recounts her remarkable journey from surviving the Rwandan genocide to becoming an accomplished American citizen, community leader, and academic.
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Student Life

Dr. Janeal White receives national mentorship award

Dr. Janeal White, a family studies professor at Lamar University, was honored with the National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) Emerging Mentor/Teacher Award which recognizes outstanding family science faculty for their dedication to teaching and mentorship.
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LU Moment: Beyond the Podcast featuring Cardinal View

In this week's episode of the LU Moment, LU Crew members Annette Castillo and Jordan Campbell discuss Cardinal View. Go beyond the podcast with this Q&A talking all things Cardinal View.
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Arts and Culture

LU Department of Theatre and Dance presents Dance Unleashed

The LU Department of Theatre & Dance is proud to announce the final production of the semester, "Dance Unleashed," the spring faculty dance concert, on April 28 at 7:30 p.m. and April 29 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.
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The University Press is one of Lamar’s showpieces. It is the largest student-run business on campus, and it has become one of the most respected student newspapers in the country. Since 1977, the University Press and its magazines have garnered more than 1,200 awards, including first place for Best Non-Daily Student Newspaper in 1994 and 2005 from The Associated Press Managing Editors of Texas and first places in many other competitions. 

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Publish date: March 07, 2024