Education

2:21pm

Mon January 9, 2012
Local

SouthArk receives its largest gift ever from a single donor

South Arkansas Community College was one of 40 nonprofit groups to receive a gift from the $11 million estate of a Fort Smith, Ark., accountant.

9:20am

Tue December 13, 2011
Arts

Alexandria Museum of Art receives $100,000 gift

The Alexandria Museum of Art is a cultural draw to downtown Alexandria.

The Central Louisiana Community Foundation will give its Community Impact award to the Alexandria Museum of Art at Dec. 14 ceremony.

9:02am

Thu December 8, 2011
Local

Natchitoches high school gets a supercomputer

Math instructor Brad Burkman and physics instructor Kerrie Tainter assembled a portable supercomputer.

Students at Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts will get firsthand experience on a supercomputer. It's the only high school nationwide awarded a supercomputer through the LittleFe project.

10:29am

Mon November 28, 2011
Business

NSU students debate free trade in Colombia

Northwestern State business students have returned to Natchitoches, La., after meeting with university students in Cartagena, Colombia, to discuss international trade issues as part of curriculum.

3:37pm

Wed November 16, 2011
Youth in Jeopardy

Program 4: Higher Education's Role

The "Youth in Jeopardy Project" is part of American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen, a public media initiative made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

The fourth program in the series on "Higher Education's Role" aired on November 16th at 6:00 p.m. Guests for the program were Dr. Paul Sisson, Provost and Vice Chancellor, LSUS; Christianne Wojcik, Director of Academic Services, LSUS;  Janice Sneed, Vice Chancellor of Community and Workforce Development, Southern University Shreveport;  Saundra Bigham, Coordinator of Dual Enrollment for Southern University Shreveport.

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