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LU Student Engagement
May 2, 2018

Campus Presentations by Candidates for Director of the Setzer Student Center 

May 2, 2018 by LU Student Engagement

The Division of Student Engagement cordially invites students, faculty, and staff to attend campus-wide presentations by finalists for the position of Director of Setzer Student Center. The presentation topic will be "Transforming the Setzer Student Center Programs and Services from 'Good to Great' in Today's American Higher Education." Candidate:  Sergio Renovato Date:  Thursday, May 3, 2018 Time:  2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Location:  Neches Room 120, Setzer Student Center View Resume and Letter o...

LU Student Engagement
Apr 6, 2018

The Big Event - Cancelled

Apr 6, 2018 by LU Student Engagement

The Big Event, scheduled for Saturday, April 7, has been cancelled due to impending bad weather. Registered participants can pick up their t-shirt in the Student Organizations Annex on Monday, April 9 and Tuesday, April 10 from 9 am to 4 pm. Follow the Cardinals Activities Board on social media for future announcements about The Big Event.

Julie Eddards
Apr 4, 2018

Leadership Week Treasure Hunt with a $150 CASH PRIZE!

Apr 4, 2018 by Julie Eddards

Leadership Treasure Hunt New Student and Leadership Programs is hosting a Leadership Treasure Hunt on Thursday, April 5. The winning prize is $150! HOW TO PLAY You're looking for a small wooden nickel hidden somewhere on the LU campus. Once found, the finder should immediately DM us the winning code found on the back of the wooden nickel. Confirmation will be given that the find is valid. WHERE TO FIND CLUES We'll release the FIRST clue at 10:00 am. A total of 4 clues (riddl...

Bonnie Lea Thomas
Apr 3, 2018

Campus Escape Rooms Today!

Apr 3, 2018 by Bonnie Lea Thomas

Have you ever wanted to try your smarts in an Escape Room? 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. 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 Room is a perfect challenge. There are 10 time slots to choo...

LU Student Engagement
Feb 15, 2018

Now Accepting Nominations for Seniors of Significance

Feb 15, 2018 by LU Student Engagement

The Division of Student Engagement is seeking nominations & applications for Seniors of Significance. The Seniors of Significance Award recognizes students who have excelled in scholarship, leadership, and service to campus and community and have brought distinction to Lamar University. Seniors who will graduate in May, August  or December of 2018 are eligible to be considered for this recognition.  A Senior may apply or be nominated by a student, faculty, or staff member. Seniors of Signif...

LU Student Engagement
Feb 2, 2018

Student Engagement Newsletter - February 2018

Feb 2, 2018 by LU Student Engagement

DEADLINE EXTENDED Apply to Be An Orientation Leader NEW Deadline to Apply: Monday, Feb. 5 by 11:59 pm Do you have tons of Cardinal Pride? Make your mark at LU and apply to be an Orientation Leader. OL's greet new students at each summer orientation and teach them all about life at LU. Get more details at Apply to Be A Resident Assistant Deadline to Apply: Sunday, Feb. 11 by 11:59 pm Info Sessions: Tuesday, Feb. 6, 5 pm, Morris Hall ...

LU Student Engagement
Jan 30, 2018

Who's Who Announcement

Jan 30, 2018 by LU Student Engagement

For the past two years, Lamar University has participated in selecting students to be recognized in the national recognition organization of Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. This organization has been in establishment since 1934. Who's Who has officially notified Lamar and all other colleges and universities that participate with them, that Who's Who is currently conducting a strategic review and will not be accepting nominations for the 2018 school year. Due ...

LU Student Engagement
Oct 24, 2017

Homecoming Parade Info Meetings

Oct 24, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Greetings, Cardinal Nation! Homecoming 2017 is just around the corner, and it's time for our first Parade Information Meeting! DAY: Today, Tuesday October 24 TIME: 3:30 pm PLACE: McDonald Gym 117 We'll discuss the rules and guidelines for the Homecoming Parade, and give you and your student organization advice about putting together the perfect parade entry. If you can't attend today's session, make plans at attend tomorrow's meeting at 5:15, McDonald Gym 117. You can also send a differ...

Brandie Van Zanden
Oct 5, 2017

LU Student Engagement Newsletter - October 2017

Oct 5, 2017 by Brandie Van Zanden

LU Student Engagement Newsletter - October 2017 HOMECOMING EDITION Apply Now for the Homecoming Royal Court Deadline: Sunday, October 15 Homecoming Court is an LU tradition recognizing exceptional members of each class at Lamar & is decided by the votes of the LU student body. Homecoming Court winners and finalists for King & Queen will be revealed at the Bonfire, & the winners of Homecoming King & Queen will be announced at halftime during the LU vs UCA  football game on Saturday, November...

Brandie Van Zanden
Oct 4, 2017

Grad Fair

Oct 4, 2017 by Brandie Van Zanden

Bring on the pomp & circumstance -- LU Fall Commencement is almost here! You're invited to the LU Grad Fair, your one-stop shop for all your graduation needs! *T-Shirt Exchange* Bring in any gently used shirt and swap it for a FREE LU Alumni shirt! When & Where DAY: Thursday October 5th TIME: 2pm - 5pm LOCATION: Recreational Center Prep for Commencement Apply for graduation Order your cap, gown, and regalia Order your LU class ring, graduation invitations, and announcements Exit Co...

LU Student Engagement
Sep 20, 2017

Student Engagement Newsletter - September 2017

Sep 20, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Student Organization Presidents and Advisors Meetings All presidents and advisors of registered LU student organizations  must attend one of the following meetings with the Office of Student Organization Services: Wednesday, Sept. 20, 4 pm - 5 pm --OR-- Thursday, Sept. 21, 6 pm - 7 pm 6th floor, Mary & John Gray Library Attendees will receive important updates on policies and procedures for student organizations at Lamar University. To reserve your spot, visit ...

LU Student Engagement
Apr 26, 2017

Today is Denim Day!

Apr 26, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

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. The campaign was origin...

Julie Eddards
Mar 30, 2017

2017 Student Government Association Official Election Results

Mar 30, 2017 by Julie Eddards

Official Results of the 2017 SGA Election: Candidates marked in RED are the official elected winners. President: 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                                                Tot...

LU Student Engagement
Mar 30, 2017

Today's Can't-Miss Event

Mar 30, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

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 story in distinct...

LU Student Engagement
Mar 29, 2017

Join Our Team - Work for the Setzer Student Center

Mar 29, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

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