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Fall 2017 Week of Welcome Involvement Fair Registration Form





The 2017 Week of Welcome Involvement Fair is a comprehensive event that allows new students and guests to speak with departments and organizations about questions and concerns, meet with staff members, take care of business, and get information regarding the resources, services, and organizations available at Lamar...

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Today is Denim Day!

Today, April 26, join the Student Health Center in celebrating this year's Denim Day. Meet us at the Library Breezeway until 1 pm to learn more about Sexual Assault Awareness Month and participate in the Clothesline Project, a public art event showing support for survivors of domestic and sexual abuse.

Here's the story behind Denim Day: For 18 years, Peace Over Violence has run its Denim Day campaign on a Wednesday in April in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.



2017-2018 Big Event Executive Committee

Apply for Executive Committee!


The Big Event is made possible by countless hours of behind the scenes work from our executive team and committee. If you enjoyed participating this year, and have a desire to get involved, you would be a great fit for committee. Here are some reasons you should apply for committee:

Oversee the job description, tool count, and participant number for every job site your staff checks. Play an active role on day of in... Fill Out Form

Guest Speaker Aaron Boe Presents Bystander Intervention Training

Join us today, Wednesday, April 19 at 6 pm in the Price Auditorium for Bystander Intervention Training, part of LU's Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Aaron Boe, a national speaker on preventing dating violence and sexual misconduct, will be on campus to train students, faculty, and staff on how to recognize the signs of abusive relationships and how to become empowered to "speak up and speak out." All LU community members are invited. For more information, call...


Event Services Hours of Operation

The Setzer Student Center's Office of Event Services, located in the Student Organizations Annex, will be closed Friday, April 14 through Sunday, April 16. Office hours will resume at 8:00 am on Monday, April 17.


Volunteer with the Cardinals Activities Board

Don’t miss out on the awesome opportunity to get involved at LU with one of the most elite teams on campus. Receive guaranteed volunteer hours every week! Here at Cardinals Activities Board, we make events that students ask for come to life by strategically planning, advertising, and executing events all year long.

Volunteers on the Cardinals Activities Board receive volunteer hours each week. We will start with a bi-weekly meeting, where you will get the...

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2017 Student Government Association Official Election Results

Official Results of the 2017 SGA Election:

Candidates marked in RED are the official elected winners.


Ce'nese Wooten                260 Votes       Dillon Nicholson              471 Votes                                     Total:  731 Total Votes                     

Vice President:

Madison Marino                  271 Votes               Tevin Miles                         164 Votes Victoria LaFluer                  314 Votes            ...


Today's Can't-Miss Event

Today, it's time to share your story in pictures. Tonight, we're sharing our stories live on stage.

The Dear World College Tour has landed at Lamar University. Join us as we share stories about the people, the places, and the things we love. By the end of the night, you'll see that there's much more that brings us together than what keeps us apart.

PHOTO PROJECT: Today until 3:00 pm, McDonald Gym You've seen our posts on social media, and now it's your turn. Come tell your...


Join Our Team - Work for the Setzer Student Center

The Setzer Student Center is hiring! We're looking for dedicated, energetic students to join our team in Fall 2017. If you're looking for a flexible, exciting on-campus job, submit your application by Thursday, April 6.

Our Teams Lamar Activities Board Student Organizations Greek Life Event Services SSC Main Office

To view all student positions at the Setzer Student Center, visit


SGA Elections Continue Today

Your Vote Counts!

Voting continues today for the election of 2017-18 Student Government Association officers.

All currently enrolled students can access the SGA Ballot in Self-Serv Banner until 5:00 pm today, March 29, 2017.

How to Access Ballot Go to Self-Serv Banner on myLamar Log in with your LU identification number and PIN Click "Personal Information" Click "Answer a Survey"


Today's Top Two Student Announcements

1. WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP LUNCHEON - All LU women are invited to today's "Women in Leadership Roundtable and Luncheon" at 12 noon in McDonald Gym. Join us for lunch and discussion on cultivating a healthy mental attitude. Seating is limited, so RSVP here.

2. ELECTIONS FOR STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION - Elections are now open for the 2017-18 Student Government Association. You can find the ballot on Self-Serv Banner under Personal Information: Answer A Survey. Plus, we'll be in front...



Have you ever wanted to try your smarts at an Escape Room???

TODAY is your chance.

Locked in a room with one way out, you must work together to beat the clock. Students must rely on each other, their ability to communicate and their creative thinking to solve the fate of the group in this 30 minute challenge.

Leadership requires teamwork, often when faced with deadlines. Under pressure, it's important to use the team around you to solve problems, and an Escape...


Get Ready for Leadership Week 2017

Leadership Week 2017 Starts Monday!

This week, we're bringing you fun and engaging ways to improve your leadership skills! Check out the Leadership Week schedule for details.

Monday - Escape Room Challenge - RSVP Today! Tuesday - Women's Leadership Luncheon - RSVP Required Wednesday - What's Your Social Style? Workshop Thursday - "Dear World" National Photo Project Saturday - "The Big Event" National Day of Service

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Dear World

Thursday, Mar 30, 9 am
Rec Sports Center - Main Gym

“If you had one story to share with the world, what would you say?” Dear World is an award-winning portrait project that explores the subtle and powerful connections between students, faculty, and staff. Come tell your story in distinct message-on-skin style portraits.

By the end of the day, you realize that through our stories, there’s more that brings us together than what keeps us apart.

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Leadership Workshop - What is your Social Style?

Wednesday, Mar 29, 12:30 pm
Galloway 116

How do you describe people? What is your personality? How do other people respond to your social style? Does this affect your ability to be a leader?

Identifying our social styles helps us know how to work best with others, especially in leadership.

We’ll take a personality assessment to learn how and why we naturally behave the way we do, and how we can use that information to understand and lead others well.

This is a great workshop for anyone who wants to know...

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Escape Room Challenge!

Monday, Mar 27, All Day
Carl Parker 109

Beat the clock. Find the clues. Solve the puzzles. ESCAPE!

Locked in a room with one way out, you must work together to beat the clock. Students must rely on each other, their ability to communicate and their creative genius to solve everyone’s fate in this 30-minute experience.

This exciting and challenging experience you don't want to miss.

Sign up for one of the seven time spots available!!!

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Women's Leadership Luncheon

Tuesday, Mar 28, 12 pm
McDonald Gym

Hello, Women of Lamar!

March 27-April 1st we are celebrating Leadership Week on campus. This year we want to have a special opportunity for the women to come together to discuss Women in Leadership, particularly addressing self-doubt and our mental attitude as it affects success.

We are inviting 100-150 women for a Round Table Luncheon on March 28th, at 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. The topic for the event is “Success Is In Your Attitude: Addressing Self-Sabotage and Doubt.” How we...

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New Student Orientation Leader Application Deadline Extended

The Office of New Student and Leadership Programs has extended the application deadline for students who are interested in working this summer as an Orientation Leader.

The extended application deadline date is April 5th at 5:00 pm. 

To see more about the position and the application, please go to:



Apply Now for Seniors of Significance & Ann Shaw Leadership Awards

The Division of Student Engagement is now accepting applications/nominations for two student recognition awards: the Ann Shaw Leadership Award and Seniors of Significance.

Recipients of these awards will be recognized at the Toast to Leadership Awards Banquet. The deadline to apply for these awards is Monday, March 20, 2017.

We encourage all qualified students to apply for these awards! LU faculty and staff may also nominate any qualified students for...


2017 Homecoming Committee Application

Homecoming Committee is a vibrant group of students dedicated to the student experience during Homecoming at Lamar University. Students on the board are in charge of major events, promotions, homecoming court elections, collaborating with other student organizations, and various other activities. Being a part of Homecoming Committee is a large responsibility and a true honor.

All students interested in applying for Homecoming Committee must fill out this form and answer the...

SGA Announces the 2017-2018 Candidate Application is Now Open

Are you interested in running for Student Government Association?

Today, February 17, applications for the declaration of candidacy for the 2017-2018 Student Government Election are now open.

Students who are interested in serving on a seat for SGA must complete the application by March 3, 2017. Positions open for election are:

President Vice President Secretary/Treasurer Senior Class Senator Junior Class Senator Sophomore Class Senator

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Student Leadership Conference

Saturday, Feb 11, 10 am
Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center

All Lamar University students are invited to attend the 2017 Student Leadership Conference. This one-day conference will focus on personal leadership development and maximizing your potential for success.

2017 Student Leadership Conference Saturday, February 11, 2017 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Recreational Sports Center REGISTER NOW

Whether you're in your very first semester at LU, or if you're an experienced student leader, this conference is for you! We'll have dynamic...

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Student Engagement Newsletter - February 2017

Happy Groundhog Day, Cardinals! February is packed FULL of activities and opportunities for every student at Lamar University. Check out what's coming up this month!

Today - Event Planning 101 Thursday, Feb. 2 Want to learn more about the best places on campus to hold your organization's next meeting, ceremony, or party? Attend today's session, "The Who, What, Where, & When of Campus Programming" at 1 pm in the Landes Auditorium.

Blood Drive Ends Friday Ends:...

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