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Celebrate Homecoming! Saturday, September 22

Family, fans and friends, join us in celebrating Lamar University and the community at Homecoming Saturday, September 22, 2018.  Fun for families beginning at noon with Fan Fest and the parade following at 2:00 p.m.

12:00 - 5:00 p.m. -  Big Red's Ride Car Show

12:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Cardinal FanFest

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Homecoming Parade ...and more!

See the Full Schedule

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Undergraduate Research Accepting Applications

The Office of Undergraduate Research at LU is seeking proposals from undergraduate students to support their research and creative activities. 

Each student whose project is chosen will be awarded a stipend of $500 and up to $1,000 for research support. 
Application deadline is September 24, 2018.


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Lamar University is a member of The Texas State University System and is home to nearly 15,000 students from more than 60 countries around the world. LU offers more than 100 programs of study in the most dynamic career fields leading to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. Students graduate with relevant, job-ready skills and go on to become highly successful teachers, nurses, web developers, engineers and more.