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2021 LBRN 19th Annual Meeting Awards

February 12-13, 2021

2021 LBRN 19th Annual Meeting Awards are made for Poster presentations for Summer Program Participants in the Graduate and Undergraduate categories. One Graduate student and one Full Project presenter is awarded for their oral presentations.

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LBRN Student LSUS Senior Places First in National Competition

September 24, 2020

Shreveport, LA—LSU Shreveport senior Prerana Ramesh placed first in the Virtual Poster Presentation Competition in the 2020 UTHealth CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Fellowship Program. Ramesh also claimed a finalist title in the 90-Second Elevator Speech Competition.

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LBRN Student became a Ph.D.

September 18, 2020

Samantha K. Murphy fulfilled the requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy Degree in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at LSU Health Shreveport on September 18, 2020.

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LBRN Student awarded Honors Student of the Year

May 5, 2020

Tyler Tran is a Junior from Slidell pursuing a B.S in Biology concentrating in Integrative Biology and a minor in chemistry. He has served as secretary and vice-president of Delta Omega Alpha pre-professional society, Treasurer of the Biology Undergraduate Society, Ambassador for the Southeastern Honors Program, and as a member of the Honors Student Association. Tyler earned Sophomore Honors Distinction, was an Honors Freshman of the Year Finalist, and a Southeastern Male Freshman of the Year nominee.

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Finalists of the 4th Annual Regional Scholars Forum

March 28, 2019

The 4th Annual LSUS Regional Scholars Forum was held on March 15, 2019 from 8 am to 4 pm at the LSUS University Center. The event allowed undergraduate and graduate students from all disciplines to present original research as poster presentations or oral presentations. Each year, the Regional Scholars Forum is open to university students and their mentors from Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Texas, and Oklahoma.

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Senior biology major one of 10 students in nation chosen to share importance of research with lawmakers

May 21-23, 2020

A decorated and hard-working Louisiana Tech senior biology major, Conner Hartupee will visit Washington, D.C., May 21-23 as one of only 10 students from throughout the country to participate in a highly competitive nationally funded program that helps new generations of young researchers communicate the importance of research.

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LBRN 2020 Annual Meeting

January 17-18, 2020

LBRN Each year the LBRN program has an annual meeting in which program participants from PUI campuses, summer program, committee members and administrators meet to review individual research accomplishments and to discuss the overall program activity. January 17-18, 2020, Save the Date!

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