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President's List Fall 2020

Lamar University President Kenneth Evans announced that a total of 812 Lamar University students earned places on the President’s List for the 2020 fall semester.



Dr. Poonam Kumar named LU associate provost, academic affairs and digital learning

Lamar University is proud to announce that Dr. Poonam Kumar has joined the university as associate provost for Academic Affairs and Digital Learning.
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Student Life

Tis' the season for (more) healthy holiday eating

Don’t let the fear of holiday weight gain, stress you out! Use these healthy holiday eating tips to avoid the weight gain and eat, drink and be merry without overindulging.
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Community COVID-19 testing at Lamar University at no cost to patients

A COVID-19 testing site at no cost to patients is opening on the Lamar University campus. On Tues., Jan. 19, a Curative COVID-19 testing kiosk will open in the parking lot of the Montagne Center.
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Arts and Culture

LU poets aid hunger relief creatively

Four Cardinals are featured in a poetry project aimed to support hunger relief in Texas.
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The University Press is one of Lamar’s showpieces. It is the largest student-run business on campus, and it has become one of the most respected student newspapers in the country. Since 1977, the University Press and its magazines have garnered more than 1,200 awards, including first place for Best Non-Daily Student Newspaper in 1994 and 2005 from The Associated Press Managing Editors of Texas and first places in many other competitions. 

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