College News site://_Lamar University -URL-www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/index 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, 8 Aug 2020 01:45:05 -0500 Cascade Server Elementary Bladesmith Class https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/elementary-bladesmith-class.html Try your hand at a new hobby by signing up for Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown Museum’s Elementary Bladesmith Class. Wed, 5 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/elementary-bladesmith-class.html Lamar University Department of Communication and Media uses innovative program for film editing classes https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/lamar-university-department-of-communication-and-media-uses-innovative-program-for-film-editing-classes.html This fall semester, the Lamar University Department of Communication and Media will be one of the first universities in the state of Texas to implement EditMentor, the first online software of its kind designed to teach editing interactively. Wed, 5 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/lamar-university-department-of-communication-and-media-uses-innovative-program-for-film-editing-classes.html Lamar study helps SE Texas mitigate flooding and address pollution https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/lamar-study-helps-se-texas-mitigate-flooding-and-address-pollution.html The Texas General Land Office has awarded a $30,000 grant to Dr. Qin Qian, associate professor, in Lamar University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering to conduct a comprehensive study to mitigate flooding and nonpoint source pollution. Tue, 4 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/lamar-study-helps-se-texas-mitigate-flooding-and-address-pollution.html Beach Watch funds awarded to LU professor benefit the community, students https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/beach-watch-funds-awarded-to-lu-professor-benefit-the-community,-students.html The Texas General Land Office has awarded $34,604 to Dr. Ashwini Kucknoor, Lamar University professor of biology, to facilitate Texas Beach Watch in Jefferson County. Tue, 4 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/08/beach-watch-funds-awarded-to-lu-professor-benefit-the-community,-students.html Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center at LU receives $1.42 million grant https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/texas-manufacturing-assistance-center-at-lu-receives-1.42-million-grant.html The Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center – Southeast, a federally funded research center housed at Lamar University, recently received $460K in funding from the National Institute of Standards and Technology for the year 2020-21. Thu, 30 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/texas-manufacturing-assistance-center-at-lu-receives-1.42-million-grant.html Lamar University Department of Communication and Media announces winners of high school film contest https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lamar-university-department-of-communication-and-media-announces-winners-of-high-school-film-contest.html The Lamar University Department of Communication and Media recently announced the recipients of their inaugural high school film contest. Wed, 29 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lamar-university-department-of-communication-and-media-announces-winners-of-high-school-film-contest.html LU’s Midstream Center Names Industry Advisory Board https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lus-midstream-center-names-industry-advisory-board.html Lamar University Center for Midstream Management and Science is pleased to announce members of its inaugural Industry Advisory Board. Mon, 27 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lus-midstream-center-names-industry-advisory-board.html LU engineering hosts annual STEM summer camps virtually https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lu-engineering-hosts-annual-stem-summer-camps-virtually.html The College of Engineering hosted two popular summer camps, Lamar Introduction to Engineering Camp and Project Engineer, virtually this year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mon, 27 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/lu-engineering-hosts-annual-stem-summer-camps-virtually.html EnerG-ID Solutions teams up with LU’s Center for Midstream Management and Science in Pursuing its Data Advancement Program https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/energ-id-solutions-teams-up-with-lus-center-for-midstream-management-and-science-in-pursuing-its-data-advancement-program.html EnerG-ID Solutions Corporation of Denver, CO, recently teamed up with the Lamar University Center for Midstream Management and Science to pursue EIDS’s Data Advancement Program. Mon, 27 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/energ-id-solutions-teams-up-with-lus-center-for-midstream-management-and-science-in-pursuing-its-data-advancement-program.html Faculty members present ideas on addressing racism in CSD education https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/faculty-members-present-ideas-on-addressing-racism-in-csd-education.html Two members of Lamar University’s faculty have been selected to present during a virtual webinar, “Addressing Racism in Communication Sciences and Disorders Education.” Fri, 24 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2020/07/faculty-members-present-ideas-on-addressing-racism-in-csd-education.html