Louisiana State University

Kristian Garic
November 02, 2018 - 11:13 am
Finally it’s here! No. 1 Alabama comes to Baton Rouge to face No. 3 LSU. The game every LSU fan circles on the calendar and the game every Alabama fan has counted as a win in seven straight seasons. Everyone expected Alabama to be the top ranked team in the country at this point. Nobody expected...
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September 06, 2018 - 11:46 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Two young men have pleaded no contest to misdemeanor hazing in the drinking death of a Louisiana State University fraternity pledge whose blood alcohol level was more than six times the legal limit for driving. The plea of no contest Thursday means 22-year-old Sean-Paul Gott...
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Steve Geller
July 05, 2018 - 11:46 am
There is a ton of positive news in this world if you just look for it. Former LSU stud running back Leonard Fournette has provided a struggling student a chance to catch her breath. He saw the situation online and decided to pay it forward by giving a fellow Tiger some financial relief: Looka my...
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Chris Miller
April 24, 2018 - 3:09 pm
LSU announced today that Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana's First District will deliver the spring commencement addresses to LSU and LSU Law. "We are excited to welcome Rep. Steve Scalise back to campus to these commencement ceremonies," said F. King Alexander, LSU President. "Rep. Scalise is a...
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April 17, 2018 - 3:10 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Scientists working on new ways to battle the erosion that threatens Louisiana's coastline have a dramatic new tool: a massive replica of the lower Mississippi River. The Louisiana State University's Center for River Studies is home to the newly opened Lower Mississippi...
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April 14, 2018 - 3:33 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana's Medicaid expansion program has helped create or support nearly 19,200 jobs across the state and $178 million in state and local taxes. That's according to an economic analysis done by three LSU professors hired by the state health department to look at the...
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April 11, 2018 - 5:24 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Organizers say controversial right-wing speaker Milo Yiannopoulos will not make an appearance at Louisiana State University after failing to acquire proper insurance for the event. The Advocate reports that student group College Republicans at LSU apologized on Twitter on...
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April 08, 2018 - 6:31 am
An LSU survey finds 70% of state residents believe women face a lot or some discrimination in society and that’s a seven-percent increase from a year ago. LSU Public Policy Research Lab director, Doctor Michael Henderson, says most Louisiana residents agree gender inequality is a real problem in...
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March 28, 2018 - 6:58 am
James Moran, Associate Editor of Tiger Rag reporting... LSU dug itself an early hole and couldn’t string enough hits together to get out of it as UL-Lafayette won 3-1 at the Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic on Tuesday night to complete a season sweep. Runs were tough to come by on a blustery night at the...
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March 26, 2018 - 7:19 pm
James Moran, Tiger Rag The already-thin LSU infielder is getting even thinner. Second baseman Brandt Broussard has been diagnosed with a broken thumb and will be sidelines for 3-to-5 weeks, LSU coach Paul Mainieri announced on Monday afternoon. “I’m concerned,” Mainieri said before a trip to the...
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