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Staff Feature: Mr. Jake Reichley: You can bet your Poinsettia on Jake

Last summer, I had the opportunity to work for a few hours in the Tech greenhouses and gained a much better appreciation of what it takes to run such an operation. I also got to know the Lab Supervisor for the greenhouses and gardens, Jake Reichley.  Recently, I asked him what got him interested in this position.  [more]

Staff Feature: Ms. Stacy Gilbert: From Athlete to Model Mentor

Stacy Gilbert grew up in Sheridan, Arkansas. She and her three older siblings were first generation college students, but Stacy is the only one who didn’t graduate as a Razorback. Stacy transferred from the University of Arkansas to Louisiana Tech to play volleyball, but caught the coaching bug and opted to help coach an AAU volleyball team instead [more]

Staff Feature: Ms. Melissa Hughes: Purchasing is her Family’s Business

Melissa Hughes’ career in the Purchasing Office began as a student worker when she was a freshman at Louisiana Tech in 1992.  Her grandmother, Mildred Dickson, was the Purchasing Director back in the 1970’s.  Mildred, who was such an influential figure during her time at Tech, will soon see her 100th birthday! Melissa started her full-time career with [more]