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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
BATON ROUGE – Twenty-four LSU student-athletes received their college diploma on Friday as the university held its summer commencement at the Maravich Assembly Center.