Lamar University News site://_University - news -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 Thu, 11 Feb 2021 12:00:24 -0600 Cascade Server Dishman Art Museum Highlights: Michael Kennaugh https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/dishman-art-museum-highlights-michael-kennaugh.html Tune in as recent LU graduate, Mac Cumpian, discusses LU Alum, Michael Kennaugh who’s work is currently featured in the Dishman Exhibition, Time Passes Slowly Thu, 11 Feb 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/dishman-art-museum-highlights-michael-kennaugh.html Cardinal fans paint the town red for LU Spirit Week https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/cardinal-fans-paint-the-town-red-for-lu-spirit-week.html The entire Southeast Texas community and beyond came together to paint the town red with Cardinal Pride for LU Spirit Week! Scroll through our photos of Cardinals fans seen showing their Cardinal pride this week. Fri, 5 Feb 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/cardinal-fans-paint-the-town-red-for-lu-spirit-week.html ATO raises $1,500 for Wounded Warrior Project https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/ato-raises-1,500-for-wounded-warrior-project.html On Sunday January 24, 2021, the Zeta Theta Chapter of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity here at Lamar University held its first 12 hour Philanthropy livestream on Twitch, Youtube, and Facebook. The fraternity raised a total of $1500 for the Wounded Warrior Project. Wed, 3 Feb 2021 15:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/ato-raises-1,500-for-wounded-warrior-project.html NSLP Student Leadership Conference builds confidence, connects students https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/nslp-student-leadership-conference-builds-confidence,-connects-students.html On Saturday, January 30, 2021, the department of New Student Leadership and Programs hosted their annual student leadership conference for LU students. Wed, 3 Feb 2021 14:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/nslp-student-leadership-conference-builds-confidence,-connects-students.html The Science of Running with Coach Tony Houchin https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/the-science-of-fitness-with-coach-tony-houchin.html On Sunday, January 31, Tony Houchin, head cross country coach and associate director of track and field, sat down with Master of Fitness to talk the science of running and his go-to methods for training Cardinal runners at Lamar University. Wed, 3 Feb 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/the-science-of-fitness-with-coach-tony-houchin.html LUDT Workout Wednesday: Building the right mindset https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/01/ludt-workout-wednesday-building-the-right-mindset.html Welcome to LUDT's Workout Wednesday: bringing you tips and exercises for a great start to 2021. Just remember a little progress each day adds up to big results! Wed, 3 Feb 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/01/ludt-workout-wednesday-building-the-right-mindset.html Free college for those 65 and older https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/free-college-for-those-65-and-older1.html Lamar University offers senior citizens the opportunity to audit courses without paying tuition. Tue, 2 Feb 2021 16:30:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/free-college-for-those-65-and-older1.html Founding Senator named midstream honoree https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/founding-senator-named-midstream-honoree.html The Center for Midstream Management and Science has named Senator Robert Nichols a “Profiles in Midstream” honoree. Tue, 2 Feb 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/founding-senator-named-midstream-honoree.html Top 8 must-read books recommended by Cardinals https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/01/top-8-must-read-books-recommended-by-cardinals.html During the holiday break, we took to Instagram and Twitter to ask our Cardinals their must-read books they’ve encountered in their lifetime. We asked and you answered! Here’s a list of top 8 must-read books, recommended by your fellow Cardinals –– with a few honorable mentions. Mon, 1 Feb 2021 12:30:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/01/top-8-must-read-books-recommended-by-cardinals.html LU Moment LU ENT | S3 Ep. 4 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/lu-moment-lu-ent-s3-ep.-4.html Dr. Andrew Victores, class of 2006, shares his experience attending LU’s Texas Academy of Leadership in the Humanities, earning his bachelor’s degree at LU and then attending medical school. He’s an LU ENT, who inspires others to pursue their passions at LU. Sun, 31 Jan 2021 00:00:00 -0600 https://www.lamar.edu/news-and-events/news/2021/02/lu-moment-lu-ent-s3-ep.-4.html