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Jared Poole: My experience in going from CIS student to app developer

I recently received the following letter from one of our students, Jared Poole, who was excited about his success and experience with the Microsoft Application Development workshop hosted by his professor, Dr. Rhonda Syler, in April. Jared is a relatively new Computer Information Systems (CIS) student in the College of Business.  He took the CIS 315 (Intro to Programming) course [more]

Thanks to students for the Big Event

Louisiana Tech has a very special student body. That was evident last Saturday morning as over 50 organizations and 1300 students showed up at Joe Aillet Stadium to kick off the Big Event, an event organized by SGA. After brief welcomes and instructions, the student volunteers fanned out in groups and went to approximately 100 homes and sites across [more]

Student Feature: Hunter Collins

Hunter Collins is a doctoral student in the Molecular Sciences and Nanotechnology program at Louisiana Tech. He grew up in Haughton, LA and graduated from LSU in 2010 with a Bachelor’s in Biological Sciences. Hunter decided to take a year off before starting graduate school, a time in which he worked in the oil field as a floor [more]