The INDsider - Education The INDsider - Education http://theind.com/articles.sec-112-1-Education.html Thu, 24 Aug 17 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[Pugh foundation offering $30K in tech grants to local schools]]> Pugh foundation offering $30K in tech grants to local schools
Educators who have an “innovative and creative” plan for using technology in the classroom, library or school in its entirety should apply ......]]>
<![CDATA[UL Lafayette launches state’s first informatics master’s degree]]> UL Lafayette launches state’s first informatics master’s degree
The Louisiana Board of Regents approved the new graduate program in the School of Computing and Informatics during its May 22 meeting ......]]>
<![CDATA[Lenny Lemoine keynotes SLCC graduation]]> Lenny Lemoine keynotes SLCC graduation
More than 400 students are candidates for May 11 graduation ......]]>
<![CDATA[Becton joins UL as business dean]]> Becton joins UL as business dean
Hire comes on the heels of $2.5 million gift from Lafayette businessman Mike Maraist, a 1971 graduate, to establish the Maraist Financial Services Lab ......]]>
<![CDATA[Schumacher makes $1.3 million match challenge for ‘Leader in Me’]]> Schumacher makes $1.3 million match challenge for ‘Leader in Me’
Amount represents half of what is needed to ensure expansion into 90 percent or more of the public schools in Acadia, Lafayette, St. Martin and Vermilion parishes ......]]>
<![CDATA[C'est what? High-speed internet for schools nixed for lack of interest]]> C'est what? High-speed internet for schools nixed for lack of interest
A plan to provide high-speed internet access to Louisiana's public school districts at no cost to them has died because local educators showed too little interest ......]]>
<![CDATA[Cox awarding $30K to regional schools]]> Cox awarding $30K to regional schools
Teachers, librarians and principals are encouraged to submit multiple applications for various programs within their schools ......]]>
<![CDATA[UL’s College of Business honors its namesake]]> UL’s College of Business honors its namesake
B.I. Moody III’s more than $8.2 million in contributions recognized in connection with 15th anniversary of the renaming of the college ......]]>
<![CDATA[Edwards names attorney Blake David to Board of Regents]]> Edwards names attorney Blake David to Board of Regents
Board is responsible for planning, coordinating, and budgeting for all public higher education in the state ......]]>
<![CDATA[Career Connections asking for local business participation]]> Career Connections asking for local business participation
On Jan. 25, high school students from across Acadiana will explore different career paths, visit with local companies and realize the importance of a good education at the 2017 Career Connections ......]]>