Aug. 4, 2015 10:20 AM
Polls consistently show most voters know little about Common Core, which is a comprehensive set of student learning standards in English and mathematics for kindergarten through 12th grade ...
March 31, 2015 09:04 AM
One of UL’s best and brightest ­ ­— and a major asset to the local arts and biz community ­— named provost/VP of academic affairs at MSSU ...
March 5, 2015 02:22 PM
Entering its 25th year, the Junior Leadership Program aims to keep Acadiana’s best and brightest at home ...
Feb. 2, 2015 02:29 PM
Starting with an artificial heart lab in Rougeau Hall, UL’s College of Engineering is expanding its mechanical engineering research to include medical devices ...
Jan. 27, 2015 02:40 PM
University aims to meet workforce needs as more than 5,000 new technology jobs come to the state over the next three years ...
Jan. 13, 2015 01:40 PM
On sabbatical this spring, former dean of UL’s B. I. Moody School of Business Administration returns to the classroom in the fall ...
Dec. 15, 2014 12:56 AM
In 2012, SLCC merged with the Acadiana Technical College, bringing together academic and technical programs, as well as the Early College Academy, which offers students the chance to attend college during their high school years ...
April 8, 2014 10:21 PM
The gap comes from a $35 million increase in enrollment growth and a $20 million "cash flow issue" which Education Superintendent John White did not explain. Education Superintendent John White The K-12 budget for the current ...
July 30, 2013 08:50 PM
Record number of Advanced Placement exams Louisiana students earned college credit on 2013. The Times-Picayune reported that Louisiana students earned college credit on 5,144 Advanced Placement exams in 2013, the largest number in the state's history ...
May 28, 2013 08:02 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Kenneth Sewell has been appointed vice president for research and economic development at the University of New Orleans. NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Kenneth Sewell has been appointed vice president for research and economic development at ...

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