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LSU Construction Management Assistant Professor Researches 3D Printing for Earth, Extraterrestrial Buildings

LSU Construction Management Assistant Professor Researches 3D Printing for Earth, Extraterrestrial Buildings

Construction 3D Printing, or C3DP, is quickly becoming a new way of building thanks to researchers like LSU Construction Management Assistant Professor Ali Kazemian. Since 2014, he has researched C3DP and currently has four projects related to the study of this technology that will not only help the construction industry, but also make living on the Moon and Mars a reality.

New Administrators Named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Liaisons

New Administrators Named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Liaisons

Three university administrators have been named liaisons for the SEC Academic Leadership Development Program, the SEC announced on Tuesday. Dr. Jason Hicks will serve at Louisiana State University, Dr. Ginny Chavis at the University of Mississippi, and Mr. Jermaine Soto is the new program administrator at Vanderbilt University.

Update to LSU's COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

Update to LSU's COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

LSU President William F. Tate IV provided the following updates to campus today regarding the COVID-19 vaccination mandate.

$7.8 Million Gift in Support of LSU and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Strengthens Nation-leading Medical Physics Partnership

$7.8 Million Gift in Support of LSU and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center Strengthens Nation-leading Medical Physics Partnership

A $7.8 million estate gift from the late Dr. Charles M. Smith of Sulphur, La., will advance cancer treatment through a longstanding partnership with LSU and Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center that began in 1980. LSU and the Cancer Center leverage their education and research expertise through a joint medical and health physics program. This elite program is improving the quality of patient care locally and, through research and innovation, contributing to enhanced patient care worldwide.

LSU to Forgive More Than $7 Million in Student Debt Since Spring 2020

LSU to Forgive More Than $7 Million in Student Debt Since Spring 2020

Utilizing allocations from the federal the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, LSU has erased more than $7 million in student debt, from spring 2020 to present. Including this round of debt relief, LSU has provided more than $25 million in relief funds to students since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.