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Louisiana native Lauren Daigle to perform National Anthem at College Football National Championship Game

The two-time Grammy Award winner was born in Lafayette and will return to the state on January 13 to perform the National Anthem at the championship...

Where to watch LSU vs. Florida if you can’t make it to Tiger Stadium

LSU will face Florida at 7 p.m. at Tiger Stadium. While we can’t all make it to Death Valley this Saturday, the Capital City makes it easy to support...

LSU athletics considering decreasing amount donated to academics

The LSU athletics department is reconsidering its relationship with the academic side of campus. New Athletic Director Scott Woodward said he is...

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Nobel Prize honors physics research done in Louisiana

An LSU adjunct professor was among a team awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics Tuesday for their work detecting gravitational waves, some of which was done in Livingston Parish. Rainer Weiss, an MIT professor emeritus and...

LSU to require freshmen to live on campus

LSU announced Friday they will require incoming freshmen to live on campus starting in 2018. There will be some exceptions, such as for students older than 21 or students who live in a residence owned by their parents...

James Carville joins LSU faculty next year

Political consultant James Carville announced in an LSU press release, that he will join the faculty of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication in January. “The mother ship has called my pirogue home,” Carville said...

LSU says Greeks face big restrictions for tailgating

No group of 10 or more LSU Greeks at a single tailgate. No organized service events like blood drives. No new member shirts, buttons, or other attire. No game day banners or decorations at Greek housing. LSU handed down...

It’s official — LSU has found Mike VII

The moment LSU fans have been waiting for is here — the school has a new official live tiger mascot. Mike VII, formerly known as “Harvey,” will take on the role. The school made the announcement through...

Move-in Day: See some cool LSU dorm rooms

Today is move-in day at LSU, and some dorm rooms look like they could be on HGTV. See some of our favorites below:
Think YOU have a cool #LSU dorm? Tag us in your Instagram post and your room could be featured.

674 degrees awarded at LSU commencement

At LSU’s 293rd commencement on Friday, 674 degrees were awarded to graduates, according to a University Relations news release. “You have the tools, you have the skills, you have the talent to do so, and the...

LSU may have found its next tiger

LSU is one step closer to having its next live tiger mascot. According to a university relations news release, the school has identified a possible tiger. The 9-month-old male rescue tiger has Siberian and Bengal...

PMAC to add new videoboard, largest in nation

Later this month, LSU will complete the installation of a new center-hung videoboard — the largest in college basketball, according to LSU Sports Information. “This is a huge upgrade to that facility that will have an...

Report: Co-op bookstore owners to close shop

Owners of the Co-op Bookstore near LSU are planning to close the shop, according to the Greater Baton Rouge Business Report. Owner Bob Prescott says it’s because he and his brother want to retire, and book sales...

Report: LSU gates to be restored

The gates at the corner of Nicholson Drive and West Chimes Street on LSU’s campus are being relocated for restoration, according to a report by WBRZ. The job will be completed by The Lemon Company as part of the...

Report: LSU police chief set to retire

LSU Police Chief Lawrence Rabalais announced today that he’s set to retire July 5, according to a report from WAFB. A national search for Rabalais’ replacement will soon begin, and Maj. Bart Thompson will...

Gov. Edwards to deliver LSU commencement address

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will deliver the address at LSU’s May commencement ceremony, according to a University Relations news release. Graduation is scheduled for May 12 at 8 a.m. “We are pleased to...

LSU students create website to combat ‘fake news’

A few LSU students have decided to help Internet users determine the validity of news stories through a new website, according to a University Relations news release. The website was created by campus civic engagement...

LSU’s Groovin’ concert moved to PMAC

LSU’s annual spring music concert Groovin’ has been moved from the LSU Parade Ground to the Pete Maravich Assembly Center, The Daily Reveille reports. The concert venue was changed due to inclement weather...

LSU food incubator adds bottling factory

The LSU AgCenter Food Incubator is adding another service to help its tenants — a full-scale bottling factory, according to WAFB. The incubator helps its tenants develop their food startups. With this new addition...

Several cited in latest Tiger Stadium break in

A handful of teens broke into LSU’s Tiger Stadium on Feb. 4, the latest in a series of similar incidents, The Advocate reports. The five juveniles were “cited for unauthorized entry into a place of business...

Oklahoma students caught in Tiger Stadium break-in

Another Tiger Stadium break-in has been reported, according to WAFB. Two University of Oklahoma students were caught in Tiger Stadium by LSUPD officers after running from them. Both students, Samuel Holland and Lucas...

Tiger Stadium burglarized for third time in January

On Sunday, LSU’s Tiger Stadium was burglarized for the third time this month, WAFB reports. The incident occurred around noon, and LSU police is investigating the crime. They have not released any suspects, but...

LSU gives update on search for Mike VII

Among the new faces of LSU’s August incoming class will be Mike VII, the university’s next live tiger mascot. According to a University Relations news release, LSU will begin renovations on the tiger habitat...

LSU wins nationwide recycling challenge

LSU is making strides when it comes to recycling. In 2016, the university participated in the GameDay Recycling Challenge, a competition among 78 colleges and universities around the nation aimed at reducing gameday...

Break-in reported at Tiger Stadium

It was discovered Saturday morning that Tiger Stadium had been broken into, WAFB reports. This is the second time the area has been broken into in the last month. LSU has not released any more information about the...

Late night vandals deface Tiger Stadium turf

The turf inside Tiger Stadium was defaced on Tuesday night, WBRZ reports. The grass is now covered with a tarp, and the case is still pending, with LSU police investigating the crime. LSU Sports Information Director...

LSU becomes bike-friendly

LSU has become one of only 164 bicycle friendly colleges and universities in the United States, according to a University Relations news release. The university was recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a...

LSU to host Holiday Spectacular tonight

The holidays have begun, and LSU is celebrating that sprit with its annual Holiday Spectacular on Nov. 29, complete with seven hours of festive actives, according to a University Relations news release. The Holiday...

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