Latest Louisiana State University Stories

2011-06-15 09:25:00

The Gulf of Mexico’s “dead zone” is predicted to be the largest ever recorded due to extreme flooding of the Mississippi River this spring.

2011-05-09 11:39:00

LAKE CHARLES, La., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a rigorous 3-Phase review process, Louisiana-AgCenter (LSU-AgCenter) and Aquatic Energy LLC (AE) have been recommended 1st for state research funds by the Industrial Ties Research Subprogram (ITRS) component of the Board of Regents Support Fund (BORSF).

2011-04-14 17:20:00

DENVER, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consulting and engineering company, has employed Lloyd E. "Buddy" Porta, Jr., PE as Business Development Manager for the State of Louisiana within its Infrastructure Division.

2010-11-04 16:23:00

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Wearing his purple LSU lounge pants festooned with images of Mike the Tiger and the LSU logo, self-described "humongous" Tiger fan Kris Baxter was home in Bossier City when an overnight package arrived.

2010-10-12 01:00:00

HOUSTON, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) announced today that Thomas D. Clark, Jr., a member of the board of directors, died on October 9, 2010.

2010-10-11 06:30:00

New research shows that people who eat sufficient amounts of whole grains have higher quality diets overall, but it also shows that, at least in the United States, not very many people actually eat whole grains as much as they should.

2010-08-26 15:00:00

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone knows that Tiger fans rule. But now Capital One Bank is making it official.

2010-08-25 14:40:43

To establish a baseline for measuring and predicting the biological impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, a LSU ichthyologist and an Ohio biomedical informatics researcher are using Ohio Supercomputer Center, or OSC, systems to help map data on the extent of the spill and chemicals and the distribution of various fish species.

2010-08-16 13:33:51

Researchers measuring impacts of short- and long-term exposure in extensive Gulf Coast marshes.