Classroom & Community - Archives 2017-18

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Six Selected as CCACSA Student-Athletes of the Month Six Selected as CCACSA Student-Athletes of the Month
Classroom & Community 05/21/2018

BATON ROUGE – The Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes honored six student-athletes for their academic achievements and community service for the month of May.

Dr. Slawson Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award Dr. Slawson Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award
Classroom & Community 05/15/2018

BATON ROUGE – Professor V. Carlos Slawson Jr., a Professor of Finance at LSU, is the recipient of the 2018 Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award presented annually by LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes.

Sixty-Two Student-Athletes to Graduate in Spring Sixty-Two Student-Athletes to Graduate in Spring
Athletic Dept. 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE – Sixty-two student-athletes will receive LSU degrees, as the University will hold spring commencement ceremonies at various venues across campus on Friday and Saturday.

71 Tigers Honored At The TributePlay 71 Tigers Honored At The Tribute
Classroom & Community 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Athletics, TAF and the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes honored 71 members of the LSU Class of 2018 at The Tribute on Thursday at the West Stadium Club.

Thirty Tigers Named to SEC Winter Honor Roll Thirty Tigers Named to SEC Winter Honor Roll
Athletic Dept. 04/18/2018

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Thirty LSU student-athletes from men's basketball, women's basketball, gymnastics and swimming and diving teams earned recognition for the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll the league office announced Wednesday.

Quinn and Moore Nominated for McWhorter AwardPlay Quinn and Moore Nominated for McWhorter Award
Athletic Dept. 04/16/2018

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Student-Athletes Volunteer at Easter Egg Hunt Student-Athletes Volunteer at Easter Egg Hunt
Classroom & Community 03/31/2018

BATON ROUGE - LSU student-athletes and members of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) gathered together to spread some Easter spirit at the Gardere Community Christian School earlier this month.

SEC Selects Faculty Achievement Award Recipients SEC Selects Faculty Achievement Award Recipients
Classroom & Community 03/28/2018

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Faculty members from each SEC university have been named recipients of the 2018 SEC Faculty Achievement Award, SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey announced Wednesday. The awards, now in their seventh year, honor one individual from each SEC university who has excelled in teaching and research.

CCACSA Earns CRLA Stage Two Certification CCACSA Earns CRLA Stage Two Certification
Classroom & Community 03/19/2018

BATON ROUGE -- LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes (CCACSA) has achieved College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) stage two certification for all three levels of the department's tutor training by the International Tutor Training Program Certification (ITTPC) committee.

CCACSA'S Shaw Selected to LEAD LSU Program CCACSA'S Shaw Selected to LEAD LSU Program
Classroom & Community 03/06/2018

BATON ROUGE – Jason Shaw, associate director of academic affairs for LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes has been selected to the 2018 leadership program, LEAD LSU.

Dr. Rizzuto Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award Dr. Rizzuto Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award
Classroom & Community 03/05/2018

BATON ROUGE – Dr. Tracey Rizzuto, an Associate Professor of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development at LSU, is the recipient of the 2018 Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award presented annually by LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes.

Dr. Hassan Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award Dr. Hassan Receives Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award
Classroom & Community 02/26/2018

BATON ROUGE – Dr. Marwa Hassan, the Director of the regional university transportation center Tran-SET as well as the CETF Distinguished Professor and Graduate Coordinator in the Department of Construction Management in the College of Engineering at LSU, has been named a recipient of the 2018 Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award, which is presented by LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes.

Basketball's Mays Named CoSIDA Academic All-District Basketball's Mays Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
Men's Basketball 02/22/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU sophomore guard Skylar Mays was one of five players named to the District 6 Academic All-District Team announced Thursday by CoSIDA (College Sports Information Directors of America).

Louis Named to 2017-18 SEC Community Service Team Louis Named to 2017-18 SEC Community Service Team
Women's Basketball 02/22/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – Raigyne Louis was named to the Annual SEC Women's Basketball Community Service Team. The honor recognizes the accomplishments of student-athletes beyond the field of competition.

Get to Know: Sarah Varner Get to Know: Sarah Varner
Classroom & Community 02/12/2018

BATON ROUGE – The Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes recently hired Sarah Anne Varner as a learning specialist, the department announced Thursday.

SEC Names 53 LSU Student-Athletes to Fall Honor Roll SEC Names 53 LSU Student-Athletes to Fall Honor Roll
Athletic Dept. 02/07/2018

BATON ROUGE – Fifty-three LSU student-athletes representing four different sports were named to the 2017 Fall Academic Honor Roll, commissioner Greg Sankey announced Wednesday.

22 Fall Graduates Honored at The TributePlay 22 Fall Graduates Honored at The Tribute
Classroom & Community 12/14/2017

BATON ROUGE— The LSU Athletics Department and the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes recognized 22 graduating student-athletes at The Tribute on Thursday at South Stadium Club.

Dr. Valsaraj Named 'Jacobs Professor of Excellence' Dr. Valsaraj Named 'Jacobs Professor of Excellence'
Classroom & Community 11/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – Dr. Kalliat Valsaraj, the Vice President for Research & Economic Development at LSU, has been named the recipient of the 2017 Jacobs Professor of Excellence Award, which is presented annually by LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes.

Thanksgiving With The Tigers Thanksgiving With The Tigers
Classroom & Community 11/23/2017

Student-athletes, coaches & staff recently welcomed the kids from the Baton Rouge Big Buddy Program & their families to the annual Thanksgiving with the Tigers event to jumpstart the holiday season.

POW/MIA 'Chair of Honor' Dedicated in Tiger StadiumPlay POW/MIA 'Chair of Honor' Dedicated in Tiger Stadium
Football 11/10/2017

BATON ROUGE – A new seat in Tiger Stadium - "Chair of Honor" - was unveiled on Thursday and will be on display to the public for the first time on Saturday when the Tigers face Arkansas in Tiger Stadium.

LSU's Graduation Success Rate Reaches All-Time High LSU's Graduation Success Rate Reaches All-Time High
Athletic Dept. 11/08/2017

BATON ROUGE – The success of LSU student-athletes in the classroom reached a new milestone Wednesday as the University scored an all-time high of 90 percent in the most recent Graduation Success Rate released by the NCAA.

Student-Athletes, Fans Enjoy Annual 'BOOzar'Play Student-Athletes, Fans Enjoy Annual 'BOOzar'
Classroom & Community 10/31/2017

BATON ROUGE – In what has become a Halloween Tradition on campus, LSU student-athletes, coaches and staff members from all sports distributed candy and played games with children at the Halloween BOOzar on Sorority Row over the weekend.

22nd Annual Halloween BOOzar Set For Sunday 22nd Annual Halloween BOOzar Set For Sunday
Classroom & Community 10/25/2017

On Sunday, Oct. 29, LSU Athletics & the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes will host the 22nd annual Halloween BOOzar from 3-5 p.m. at the Lod Cook Alumni Center Driveway.

TAF President's Cup Raises Funds for Golf Program TAF President's Cup Raises Funds for Golf Program
Athletic Dept. 10/24/2017

BATON ROUGE - On Friday, October 13, 2017, Tiger Athletic Foundation held its 19th Annual TAF President's Cup Championship at the University Club Golf Course. This tournament is held each year to raise money in support of the LSU Men's and Women's golf programs. This year, twenty-seven teams teed-up to support LSU student-athletes.

Getting to Know Lauren Bove Getting to Know Lauren Bove
Classroom & Community 09/15/2017

BATON ROUGE – The Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes recently hired Lauren Bove as a learning specialist within the department the center announced Thursday.