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Aerial Stanford

Junior – Elementary and Special Education

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Dr. Libby Manning

Assistant Professor – Curriculum, Instruction, and Leadership

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Amanda LaBorde

B.S. ’11 Medical Technology, M.S.’14 Health Informatics, Laboratory Solutions Consultant for Data Innovations

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Students compete in TOP DOG pitch contest

Oct. 29, 21 teams of Louisiana Tech students shared their innovative ideas in the annual TOP DOG Idea Pitch competition. During the event, each team had five minutes to make their pitches to judges. After, the room was opened to the public to view and discuss ideas.

NIH funds further development of Tech professor’s invention for brain research

Dr. Prabhu Arumugam, associate professor of Mechanical Engineering/Institute for Micromanufacturing at Louisiana Tech, has secured a Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), in collaboration with Advanced Diamond Technologies, a small business located in Romeoville, Illinois. The award will fund further development of a brain chemical probe he has been developing in his lab for the past two years.

NASA scientist to lecture Feb. 17 in Sigma Xi Series

The Louisiana Tech Chapter of the Sigma Xi Research Honor Society will host NASA senior scientist Dr. Compton James Tucker III for a free, open-to-the-public lecture in University Hall Room 134 at 3:30 p.m. Feb. 17.

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