COVID-19 Pandemic Affords Real Life Microbiology Lab

Although offering a face-to-face microbiology lab this summer wasn’t possible due to the COVID-19 pandemic, tasking a few students with a microbiology experiment in a lab was not only successful but relevant to the mask, no mask debate.
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Melissa Baldo

Thank You Melissa Baldo, Instructor, College of Business

Becoming an attorney and then working with the United States Attorney’s Office wasn’t the pinnacle of Melissa Baldo’s career like she thought it would be. Teaching at Lamar University, something she never dreamed of doing, is.

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YES Success with LU’s CICE and Makerspace

Your Environmental Specialist, an environmental compliance and testing company focused on helping gas station owners and operators comply with environmental regulations , has landed some big innovative projects this spring as a tenant of Lamar University’s Center for Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship.
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Explore our beautiful 292-acre campus!  Take a virtual tour or use our interactive campus map to find your way around.


With growing public concern due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Lamar University has made the difficult decision to cancel in-person campus visits for the foreseeable future.

In the meantime, the Office of Admissions and Recruitment will be utilizing various social platforms to help students and families stay connected.

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You are shaped by every moment of your life, and that makes you unique. At Lamar University, education is based on your individual needs to give you the tools for success in graduate school and your career. With personal learning experiences for each student and an array of hands-on opportunities, LU makes your time count. Make the most of your moments here at Lamar University.