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Thursday | The Advocate

Man agrees to 85-year prison sentence for 2012 Algiers slaying

A 21-year-old man accepted an 85-year prison sentence Thursday in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, pleading guilty in the execution-style killing of a Southeastern Louisiana University student who had gone to an Algiers gym for an early morning workout but ended up dead in the parking lot.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Louisiana, Death Penalty

Thursday | The Advocate

Get up close and personal with bugs, more at Insect Day

So it's fitting that for the fourth year, he's co-organizing Insect Day with Kim Hollier at the Louisiana State Arboretum.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Entertainment

Thursday Jul 10 | The Times-Picayune

Anti-smoking grants awarded to two north shore organizations

Two north shore organizations have been awarded Community Advocacy Grants to push anti- smoking programs in the area.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, Mandeville, LA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Leadership St. Tammany 2014 graduates are celebrated: North Shore Notables

Kudos was accorded to the 2014 Leadership St. Tammany graduates at a soigne soiree at Tchefuncta Country Club on June 6. Sporting boutonnieres were graduates Melissa Bordelon, Louis Boullion, Nick Castjohn, Suzanne Ogden Core, Laura Cressy, Matthew Crumhorn, Dominique Elzy, Janel Chaix Evans, Maria Cristina Fontenot, Todd Gregory, Zondra Jones, ... (more)


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Software Company Develops New, Highly Accurate Grading Product

HAMMOND, La., July 7 -- Southeastern Louisiana University issued the following news release: An award-winning software design and development company housed on Southeastern Louisiana University's campus is making tests easier - for teachers, not students.


Related Topix: Hammond, LA, Baton Rouge, LA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Advocate

Advocate staff photo by John Ballance Lacey Sanchez, of Baton Rouge, crowned Miss Louisiana 2014

Newly crowned Miss Louisiana Lacey Sanchez wants kids to become physically active.


Related Topix: Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA, Family, Kids

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Miss Louisiana says she's ready for the challenge

The newly crowned Miss Louisiana 2014 Lacey Sanchez , a college athlete and competitor at heart, said she's ready for the challenges of representing the state and competing in the Miss America pageant in September.


Related Topix: Louisiana State University

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Northshore Literary Society soiree features SLU's Bev Marshall: North Shore Notables

Bev Marshall stepped into the spotlight as the guest speaker at the Sunday Soiree, hosted by the Northshore Literary Society at St. John's Coffee House on June 1. Marshall, writer-in-residence at Southeastern Louisiana University, talked about "The Shoe Burnin': Stories of Southern Soul."


Related Topix: Canada, Branch, LA

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The News-Star

Congratulations, Miss Louisiana

Official pageant activities began one week before the actual crowning moment; both the contestants as well as the Miss Louisiana staff and crew put in countless hours of preparation behind the scenes, and it showed.


Related Topix: Louisiana, Louisiana State University

Mon Jun 30, 2014

American Library Association

Beth Stahr Southeastern Louisiana University

Beth Stahr is Head of Reference at the Southeastern Louisiana University Sims Memorial Library in Hammond, Louisiana .


Related Topix: Libraries, Hammond, LA, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Advocate

Community column for June 27, 2014

S arah Kron , a 2014 graduate of Ponchatoula High School, has been selected for the Philip Bougere Memorial Scholarship from the Ponchatoula Jaycees.


Related Topix: Ponchatoula, LA, Louisiana, Student Society, Sororities, Zeta Phi Beta, Baton Rouge, LA

Students from St. Bernard named to 2014 spring semester honor list at SLU

Several students from St. Bernard were named to the spring semester honors list at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond.


Related Topix: St. Bernard, LA

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Environmental Leader

EPA Selects Universities to Find New Uses for Toxics Data

The EPA has selected six academic partners for the 2014 Toxics Release Inventory University Challenge , a project designed to find innovative ways to increase public awareness of industrial releases of toxic chemicals in communities and around the country.


Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, UC Los Angeles

Daily World

Southeastern recognized honor students

Southeastern Louisiana University has released its honors list for the spring 2014 semester.


Mon Jun 23, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Grant will fund teacher training in St. Charles

Southeastern Louisiana University's department of teaching and learning has been awarded a $120,000 grant from the Louisiana Department of Education to partner with the St. Charles Parish public school system to redesign teacher preparation programs.


Related Topix: Louisiana

Sat Jun 21, 2014

The Ashland Daily Tidings

Interim Southern Oregon University president named

A president emeritus of a Minnesota college has been given a two-year contract as interim president of Southern Oregon University.


Related Topix: Southern Oregon University, Eastern Washington University, Auburn University Montgomery

Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Getaway driver, accomplice in fatal carjacking of Algiers college student plead guilty

Two of five people accused in the November 2012 fatal carjacking of an Algiers college student pleaded guilty on Wednesday .


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Louisiana

St. Charles Parish school system and Southeastern partner for teacher preparation programs

Southeastern Louisiana University's Department of Teaching and Learning, in a partnership with the St. Charles Parish Public School System , has been awarded a $120,000 grant from the Louisiana Department of Education to help redesign teacher preparation programs to give teacher candidates more time in the classroom.


Related Topix: Louisiana, Education Etc.

Tue Jun 17, 2014

The Times-Picayune

No 'lazy days of summer' for the St. Tammany West Chamber of Commerce

It has been obvious to me since the last day of school that many families have left town for their early summer getaway.


Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA

"Bike MS: Dat's How We Roll" to cycle through Louisiana and Mississippi in October

Bike riders eager to embark on a long journey can ride 150 miles for a good cause Oct. 4-5 in Louisiana and Mississippi.


Related Topix: McComb, MS