College News site://_Lamar University Keep up with what’s happening at Lamar University in Texas with the college’s news page and take a look at the university’s calendar for upcoming events. en-us Sat, 5 Sep 2020 01:44:42 -0500 Cascade Server History professor honored as first Wooster Professor Dr. Rebecca Boone, professor of history, is the recipient of the first Dr. Ralph and Edna Wooster Endowed Professorship. Boone will hold the position for two years. Wed, 2 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Center for Midstream Management and Science announces Profiles in Midstream Honoree Dr. Helen H. Lou, a professor in the Dan F. Smith Department of Chemical Engineering at LU and member of the Midstream Management and Science Center’s Faculty Advisory Board, has been named a Midstream Center Profiles in Midstream Honoree. Tue, 1 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Engineering students awarded NASA funded scholarships The Texas Space Grant Consortium, funded through a NASA Training Grant, has awarded five students from the College of Engineering the STEM Columbia Crew Memorial Scholarship. Mon, 24 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Student selected as state civic ambassador Katey McCall is Lamar University’s first student to be chosen as a Texas Civic Ambassador to the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Life. Wed, 19 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Physics professor receives NSF support to study the fundamental structure of nucleons Professor Phil Cole, chair of the Physics Department, has been awarded $225,000 from the National Science Foundation. Wed, 19 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 College of Engineering hosts Fourth Annual SMART Camp The College of Engineering hosted its fourth annual Math “SMART” Camp this August prior to the fall 2020 semester. Tue, 18 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 PIKE Chapter earns international award The Epsilon Kappa chapter of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity at Lamar University received the prestigious Raymond L. Orians Excellence Award, the second-highest international honor bestowed by Pi Kappa Alpha international fraternity. Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 LU student Tiffany Tran named TSUS Scholar Lamar University proudly announces Tiffany Tran has been awarded the Texas State University System Scholar Award. Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 LU nurse’s solution to Medicaid problem becomes law Lamar University nurse, Nicole Schroeder, will soon see her proposal to improve healthcare for low-income moms go into effect as law Sep. 1. Thu, 13 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 Jordan Curl awarded $8,500 Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship,500-phi-kappa-phi-fellowship.html Lamar University is proud to announce the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi has awarded Lamar University Reaud Honors College student, Jordan Curl, a fellowship worth $8,500. Wed, 12 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500,500-phi-kappa-phi-fellowship.html