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CoB student receives prestigious PCAOB scholarship

CoB student receives prestigious PCAOB scholarship

Mackenzie Westmoreland, a senior accounting major in Louisiana Tech University’s College of Business, was recently awarded a $10,000 scholarship by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) intended to encourage outstanding accounting students to pursue careers in audit.

Hicks to deliver 14th annual Marbury Ethics Lecture

Hicks to deliver 14th annual Marbury Ethics Lecture

The Honorable S. Maurice Hicks, Jr., Chief United States District Judge for the Western District of Louisiana, will deliver “Whose Ethics? Yours, Mine, or Theirs?” as part of the 14th annual William Ardis Marbury, Jr. and Virginia Lomax Marbury Lecture Series on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 11 a.m. in Howard Auditorium on the Louisiana Tech University campus.

Nicholas McHugh, ’10, helps astronauts suit up at NASA

Nicholas McHugh, ’10, helps astronauts suit up at NASA

If Louisiana Tech students are interested in working for NASA, 2010 biomedical engineering graduate Nicholas McHugh of Whitehouse, Texas, is more than ready to help, just as today he helps astronauts prepare for and perform in human space flight through his role in what NASA calls its “Flight Operations Directorate” in Extra-Vehicular Activity, or EVA, at the Johnson Space Center in Houston.