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Julie Eddards
Mar 22, 2017

New Student Orientation Leader Application Deadline Extended

Mar 22, 2017 by Julie Eddards

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: https://orgsync.com/140415/news_posts/194844  


LU Student Engagement
Mar 6, 2017

Apply Now for Seniors of Significance & Ann Shaw Leadership Awards

Mar 6, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

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 consideration. For more inform...


Julie Eddards
Feb 17, 2017

SGA Announces the 2017-2018 Candidate Application is Now Open

Feb 17, 2017 by Julie Eddards

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 Click on the link to submit your application...


LU Student Engagement
Feb 2, 2017

Student Engagement Newsletter - February 2017

Feb 2, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

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: Friday, Feb. 3 Hospitals ...


Julie Eddards
Jan 31, 2017

Student Setzer Center Fee Announcement from the Student Body President

Jan 31, 2017 by Julie Eddards

My fellow students, As you are probably aware, the construction of the new Setzer Student Center is underway and expected to be complete by Spring 2018. As students, we have noticed a Setzer Student Center fee of $100, even though our Setzer Student Center is no longer available for use. What gives? Well, before 2012, the Setzer Student Center Fee was in fact lower ($30.00) per long semester, but the SGA surveyed students, asking if they were willing to experience an increase in fees if it ...


LU Student Engagement
Jan 27, 2017

Who's Who Among Students - Accepting Nominations

Jan 27, 2017 by LU Student Engagement

Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges, also known as Who’s Who Among Students, is a national college student recognition program created in 1934 to honor students based on outstanding on-campus and off-campus leadership, scholastic ability (GPA), and community service. Over 1,000 colleges and universities participate in submitting students to be included in The Who's Who academic publication that compiles a list of outstanding students in the United States. Students ar...


Julie Eddards
Nov 8, 2016

TODAY: Student Government Association Joint Session

Nov 8, 2016 by Julie Eddards

Hello, Fellow Students. Don't forget to join us, today, at the Student Government Association Joint Session. Joint Session will begin at 2:30 pm in the Landes Auditorium in the Galloway Building. We look forward to updating the student body on important information and to hear from students in the areas of growth for student life on campus, which informs how we support you with campus administration. SGA would also like to remind the student body of the importance of voting this Election ...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 25, 2016

Tuesday Homecoming Updates

Oct 25, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Parade Registration Ends at Noon Sign up by 12 pm today Don't miss your chance to Roll Out the Red  in the Homecoming Parade! All student organizations, colleges, & departments can register now to be in the Parade. Your group could win $500! Plus, all participants are invited to the Float Building Party on Friday night, 9 pm in front of the Rec. Parade Participants Meetings Today 1:30 & 4 pm, Library 702 The mandatory Parade Participants Meetings are today at 1:30 pm and 4:00 pm (your choic...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 24, 2016

Monday Homecoming Updates

Oct 24, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

  Voting Now Open for Royal Court Ballot closes Tuesday at midnight Homecoming Court is an LU tradition recognizing exceptional members of each class at Lamar and is decided by the votes of the LU student body. Homecoming Court winners and finalists for King and Queen will be revealed at the Bonfire, and the winners of Homecoming King and Queen will be announced at halftime during the LU vs HBU football game on Saturday, October 29.   Be In the Homecoming Parade - DEADLINE EXTENDED! P...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 24, 2016

Vote Now for the Homecoming Royal Court!

Oct 24, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Voting is now open for the 2016 Homecoming Royal Court. See the nominees and make your choice on the Royal Court Ballot. You must log in to OrgSync using your LEA username and password and be a currently enrolled student to access the ballot. For more information, or if you have difficulty accessing the ballot, email Elizabeth.Jeanes@Lamar.edu.


LU Student Engagement
Oct 21, 2016

Campus Prepares for Setzer Center Renovations

Oct 21, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Lamar University is pleased to announce an exciting new phase in campus life. A major renovation of the Setzer Student Center (SSC) begins this November. In preparation, all former offices in the Setzer Student Center have relocated to new spaces in the Carl Parker Building and the Student Organizations Annex (formerly the Engineering Research Annex, located between the Library and the Cherry Engineering Building). Until construction starts, the SSC will remain open to provide access to Barn...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 18, 2016

LU Homecoming Updates

Oct 18, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

LU Student Engagement HOMECOMING NEWSLETTER    Be In the Homecoming Parade - DEADLINE EXTENDED! Sign up by Tuesday, October 25 Don't miss your chance to Roll Out the Red  in the Homecoming Parade! All student organizations, colleges, & departments can register now to be in the Parade. Your group could win $500! The mandatory Parade Participants Meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 25. Join us at 1:30 pm or 4:00 pm (your choice) in Room 702 of the Library to learn everyth...


LU Student Engagement
Oct 3, 2016

Student Engagement Newsletter - Homecoming Edition

Oct 3, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

LU Student Engagement Newsletter - October 2016 HOMECOMING EDITION Apply Now for the Homecoming Royal Court Deadline: Tuesday, October 11 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 HBU football game on Saturday, Octob...


LU Student Engagement
Sep 22, 2016

Student Leadership Summit

Sep 22, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Current officers of all Lamar University student organizations are invited to attend the 2016 Student Leadership Summit. This exclusive officer training conference will focus on leadership development and maximizing your organization's impact on its members, our campus, and our community. 2016 Student Leadership Summit Saturday, September 24, 2016 8:30 am - 4:00 pm Recreational Sports Center REGISTER NOW Whether you're a first-time officer in your group or a veteran student leader, this con...


LU Student Engagement
Sep 20, 2016

LU Cheer and Dance Clinic for Pre-K through 8th-Grade

Sep 20, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Register your Pre-K through 8th-grade dancers and cheerleaders now for the 2016 LU Cheer and Dance Clinic! The Clinic is next Saturday, October 1st at the Sheila Umphrey Recreational Sports Center, and participants will get to perform with the LU Cheer and Dance Teams at that night's "Pink-Out" Cardinals football game at Provost Umphrey Stadium. For registration details and more information, visit lamarpinkout.com or call the LU Spirit Teams office at 409-880-7241.