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Faculty in the media: Dr. Cole weighs in on pion and electron beams

In the third in a series of articles on the production of N*s for The Innovation Platform, Lamar University’s Professor Philip L Cole discusses the importance of using both high-intensity pion and electron beams for revealing the inner structure of excited protons (N*s) in the second and third resonance regions that decay through the two-pion channel.



Communication students attend International Radio and Television Society Conference

In late November, three Lamar University communication students –– Alexis Miller, Katie Bourgeois and Willie Carrierre –– attended the 38th International Radio and Television Society Foundation Multicultural Career Workshop in New York, New York.
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Student Life

LU communication student wins National Communication Association award

For senior public relations major and upcoming graduate Mattie Hamilton, it all started as a standard research paper for an eight-week online class during the fall 2021 semester. Following a conversation with Professor Andre Favors in the Department of Communication & Media, Hamilton continued her research.
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LU's VITA program to provide tax assistance to Southeast Texas community

The VITA program is managed by Lamar University's Division of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Relations and includes nearly a dozen agencies or businesses that partner together to provide free tax preparation for qualified income residents earning up to$59,000.
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Arts and Culture

The Week in Photos: Nov. 28-Dec.4

The holiday season is fast-approaching and there's been a lot to celebrate on the Lamar University campus! 
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