Lamar University News site://_Lamar University Keep up with what’s happening at Lamar University in Texas with the college’s news page and take a look at the university’s calendar for upcoming events. en-us Mon, 30 Nov 2020 02:12:50 -0600 Cascade Server Martin Sifuentes Receives the Noah Rodriguez Memorial Scholarship Fund Lamar University is proud to announce the Noah Rodriguez Memorial Scholarship has awarded Martin Sifuentes, an LU freshman, a scholarship of $650. Tue, 24 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 LU, LHS collaborative science experiment to be tested in space,-lhs-collaborative-science-experiment-to-be-tested-in-space.html In a no-gravity environment, concrete is weaker than on Earth and therefore not a material that can be used to build structures in space. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600,-lhs-collaborative-science-experiment-to-be-tested-in-space.html Chemistry and biochemistry awarded major grant for research The Welch Foundation has awarded Lamar University’s Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry a $200,000 grant. Fri, 20 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 Dr. James Henry awarded $141K for industry research The Center for Operator Performance has awarded Dr. James Henry, assistant professor of chemical engineering, $141,027 for research related to the workload of machine operators. Fri, 20 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 Student models Zaharias’ medals for sharing nationwide A Lamar University Reaud Honors College student is creating shareable Babe Didrikson Zaharias medals. Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 LU awards celebrated University Merit Awards Lamar University is proud to announce the recipients of the 2020 University Merit Awards bestowed on three professors in a short ceremony Nov. 12. Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 Qiang Xu receives most prestigious faculty honor Lamar University awarded Qiang Xu the 2020 University Professor title Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 Beukes and Manchaiah author Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Tinnitus The Lamar University Department of Speech and Hearing is pleased to announce the publication of 'Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Tinnitus' written in part by Eldre Beukes, lead author and post-doctoral researcher in the department, and Vinaya Manchaiah, Jo Mayo Endowed Professor. Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600 Political poetry, an outlet for English Department,-an-outlet-for-english-department.html Lamar University’s Department of English faculty and students continue to work through the COVID-19 crisis by celebrating their dedication to poetry. Wed, 11 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600,-an-outlet-for-english-department.html Faculty attend course on midstream science As part of its ongoing effort to build a dialogue between LU faculty and the midstream industry, Lamar University’s Center for Midstream Management and Science sponsored a course in midstream science. Tue, 10 Nov 2020 00:00:00 -0600