King Named Band Director of the Year
Band Director of the Year
BATON ROUGE -- Roy M. King, director of athletic bands at LSU and a faculty member in the LSU School of Music, was recently named Band Director of the Year by the Epsilon Chapter of the Phi Beta Mu international bandmasters fraternity.
Student-Athletes Host 'Touring with the Tigers'
'Touring with the Tigers'
BATON ROUGE – LSU student-athletes recently played host to the "Touring with the Tigers" event for local children in the Big Buddy Program. Local Big Buddy members were welcomed to LSU's campus over a three-day stretch to meet student-athletes and to get a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to be an LSU student-athlete.
Tennis Players Become Organ Donors
Tennis Players Now Organ Donors
BATON ROUGE, La. – A couple of LSU men's tennis players recently registered to become organ donors for Louisiana to support the ever-growing demand for organ transplants.
Ferreyra to Get BASF Professor of Excellence Award
BASF Professor of Excellence
BATON ROUGE - LSU's Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes has selected Dr. Dean Ferreyra for the BASF Professor of Excellence Award. He will be recognized during the LSU-Texas A&M football game this Saturday.
Soccer Honored with Team Academic Award
Soccer Gets NSCAA Academic Award
BATON ROUGE – For the second year in a row, members of the LSU Soccer team have been honored by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for their outstanding academic performance with the NSCAA Team Academic Award while maintaining a 3.05 cumulative team grade-point average during the 2012-13 academic year.