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LU Student Engagement
Apr 1, 2016

Newsletter - April 2016

Apr 1, 2016 by LU Student Engagement

Day of ServiceDay of Service

Make a positive impact in South Park, LU's home since 1923! Volunteer at the Day of Service on Saturday, April 2 and earn service hours for your student organization.


April is Sexual Assault Awareness MonthSexual Assault Awareness Month

One in five women are sexually assaulted while in college, and 1.8 million Texans are rape survivors. To educate and promote safe campuses, Lamar University and LIT have partnered to bring various events during Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Events begin Tuesday, April 5.


Diversity & Inclusion ConferenceDiversity & Inclusion Conference

Featuring dynamic speakers, free lunch, and more, the second annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference returns on Saturday, April 9. Sign up by Tuesday, April 5 to reserve your spot!


Student Organization Awards

Has your student organization or advisor gone above and beyond this year? Recognize their achievements and submit your nominations for the Student Organization Awards! Deadline: Thursday, April 7.


Earth Week Begins April 18Earth Week

Earth Week begins Monday, April 18. Join the LU Green Squad and the Office of Sustainability for a fun week of activities and learn how you could win up to $750!


Join Our Team!

We're building our team for Fall 2016! Apply to be a member of the Lamar Alive Student Activities Board or Civic Engagement staff beginning Monday, April 11.


Day at the BallparkSpring Parents Day

Spend the day at the ballpark with your parents and family on Spring Parents Day, Saturday, April 16. Discount baseball and softball tickets available here, plus make plans to attend the LU Football Crawfish Bowl, the Red/White Scrimmage and crawfish cooking competition!


Food Fest 2016 WinnersFood Fest Winners

Congratulations to our 2016 Food Fest winners, and big thanks to everyone who made Big Red Mania a success!

  • Main Entree - Black Student Association - Seafood and Sausage Potatoes 
  • Snacks and Appetizers - Education Initiative Association - Conchitas 
  • Sweets and Treats - National Society of Black Engineers - Pecan Candy

Coming Soon: Stress Relief Week & Fusion Fest, May 2 - 6

Got questions? We've got answers! Call the Setzer Student Center at 409-880-8722 or visit our offices in Room 212.