News at LU

King-Lowe, Barrientos receive Texas Business Hall of Fame Ben J. Rogers Scholarship

Two Lamar University students have been identified and recognized of the “best of the best” of early-stage entrepreneurs from across the state of Texas.



College of Business establishes Young Professionals Board

College of Business administrators and alumni have partnered to establish the Lamar University College of Business Young Professionals Board to cultivate a network of professionals who are engaged in giving back and connecting with the college community for many years to come.
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Student Life

Asian Business Student Association founded at LU

Lamar University College of Business students have formed the Asian Business Student Association, an upcoming student organization that aspires to provide resources for Lamar students to add to their professional skill set.
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After School Special: Dishman Art Museum hosts fourth juried art show

The Dishman Art Museum has launched After School Special: The Fourth Juried Alumni Art Exhibition at LU and the first in-person juried show for the museum since the start of the pandemic.
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Arts and Culture

Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music presents Jimmy Simmons Jazz Fest

The Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music will present the Jimmy Simmons Jazz Fest on April 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the University Theatre located on the campus of Lamar University. Admission is free and open to the public.
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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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