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Spring semester Dean’s List announced

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Pineville, LA…Louisiana College announces its Dean’s List for the spring semester 2008. Students are listed in alphabetical order by last name, followed by classification, major, and hometown.

The following students achieved a 4.0 GPA:

 Rasmus Andersson, FR, undecided, Umea, Sweden; Tory Andrews, SR, biology, Pineville; Thomas Bachman, SR, general studies, Shreveport; Rebekah Blalock, JR, social work, Alexandria; Celeste Bolton, SO, English, Leesville; Tamera Branham, SO public admin., Alexandria; Kelly Brasher, SR, mathematics, Pineville; Lindsay Breax, SR, elem. ed. , Lafayette; Heather Brinker, SO, journalism, Thibodaux; Melissa Brinker, SR, elem. ed. , Thibodaux; Mallorie Broussard, SR, elem. ed., Alexandria; Andrea Cadwallader, JR, management/marketing, Natchitoches; Marie Champagne, JR, mathematics ed., Breaux Bridge; Britni N Charlie, SR, nursing, Ville Platte; Caitlin Crump, JR, accounting, Pineville; Brook Neathery Davidson, JR, management/marketing, Delhi; Karie Dick, JR, nursing, Atlanta; Heather Dugas, SR, elem. ed., Marrero; Robyn Ellis, SR, church music, Pineville; Bridgett Foreman, JR, biology, Pine Prairie; Richie Frank, SR, media communications, Fort Walton Beach, FL; Shane Garon, JR, biology, Alexandria; Garrett Green, SR, management/marketing, Dry Creek; Lydia Griggs, SR, nursing, Plain Dealing; Melissa Griggs, SR, nursing, Plain Dealing; Courtney Hamilton, JR, criminal justice, Alexandria; Katherine Hartzog, SO, English, Baton Rouge; Erica Harwell, SR, HPE, Lecompte; Mason Hess, SO, sociology, Moreauville; Stephanie Hindman, SR, nursing, Jackson, MS; Meggie Hixson, JR, biology, Sulphur; Anna Hutto, SR, mathematics, Minden; Terry Iles, SO, biblical studies, Dry Creek; Meagan C. James, SR, biology, Shreveport; Hayley Jeffus, SO, French, Pineville; Glynn Johnson, SO, theatre arts, Larose; Mary Johnson, SR, psychology, Destrehan; Anish Karsan, SR, history, Alexandria; Heaven Leigh Klein, JR, nursing, Deville; Tori LaLande, JR, elem. ed., DeRidder;  Kirk Langheinz, SR, biology, Baton Rouge; Julie LeBlanc, SO, communication arts, Pineville; Allison Lemmons, SR, interdisciplinary studies, Pineville; Marjorie McBride, SO, music performance, Woodworth; Michael McCann, JR, HPE, Forest Hill; Andrea Miller, SR, elem. ed. Pineville; Jerry P. Miller, III, SR, biology, Franklinton; Erin Mills, SR, psychology, Boyce; Kathryn Rexrod Nichols, SR, religious ed., Pineville; Ty Nichols, SR, biology, St. Francisville; Nichole Page, SR, psychology, Pineville; Micah Pippin, SR, pre-med, Woodworth; Jessie Redd, SR, elem. ed., Baton Rouge; Nicole Richmond, SO, journalism, Youngsville; Miranda Rousseau, SR, HPE, Georgetown; David Roux, JR, fitness & wellness, Denham Springs; Sara Michelle Rush, SO, social work, Deville; Brett Schaefer, FR, biology, Oakdale; Meagan Schmidt, JR, criminal justice, Pineville; Joshua Shelton, SR, English, Shreveport; Mary Smart, SR, athletic training, Crossett, AR; Amanda Sonneland, SR, elem. ed., Pineville; Amber Speck, SO, accounting, Deville; Shellie Spiers, SR, athletic training, Bossier City; Tara Spruill, SR, history, Pineville; Michael Steinmetz, SR, philosophy & religion, Shreveport; Ryan Tubre, SR, biology, West Monroe; Michael Vallien, Jr., SR, criminal justice, Alexandria; Phillip Vincent, JR, religious ed., Lake Charles; Timothy Vu, FR, pre-med, Orinda, CA; Savannah Walker, JR, accounting, Deville; Brian Wallace, SR, history, Port Orange, FL; Leah Waters, SO, elem. ed., Ruston; Katie Watson, JR, biology, Walker; Sarah Whittington, JR, athletic training, Tioga; Megan Wigley, JR, chemistry ed., Greenville, TX; Megan Wilkie, SR, nursing, Monroe; Kayla Wright, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Alexa Younger, SO, graphic design, Covington.

The following students achieved a GPA of 3.5-3.99:

Peter Allen, SR, religious ed. Winnfield; Evan Anderson, SR, biology, Mandeville; Kristin Arnold, SR, music, Deville; Kayla Ash, JR, psychology, Oakdale; Lesley Aycock, SR, sociology, Anacoco; Susan T. Baldwin, SR, public admin. Alexandria; Aubrie A. Ballina, JR, psychology, Mandeville; David L. Batson, SR, HPE, West Monroe; Jacob Beasley, SR, management/marketing, Centralia; Chasity Bell, JR, psychology, Oakdale; Megan M. Berry JR, biology, DeQuincy; Latoya G. Blade, SR, nursing, Pineville; Tyler Blanchard, JR, pre-law, Jarreau; Daniel Blazek, SO, undecided, Lake Charles; Kristian Brown, SR, religious ed., Vivian; Kayla Bustard, SO, studio art, Alexandria; Alicia Butler, JR, psychology, Dry Creek; Lindsey Byley, JR, social work, Shreveport; Kristin Bynog, SR, pshchology, Pineville; Stacey Campbell, SR, social work, Deville; Samantha Carter, SO, pre-pharmacy, Alexandria; Tabatha Carter, JR, biology, Elmer; Charl F Ceronio, SR , biology, Alexandria; Cory Chandler, SO, religious ed. , Lake Charles; Huei-Ju (Ruby) Chiang, SR, accounting, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Lacee Chruma, SR, nursing, Houma; Jacob Clark, SO, pre-med, Pineville; Kendra Cockerham, SR, nursing, Olla; Katie Colvin, SR, nursing, Kilgore, TX; Heather Murphy Cooksey, SR, music, Pineville; Lacye Croy, SR, elementary ed., Pineville; Cliff Darby, SO, psychology, Pineville; Steven Davis, SO, HPE, Monroe; Garuka De Silva, SR, biology, Baton Rouge; Stephen Dennis, SR, HPE, Bossier City; Kelly Denton, SR, management/marketing, Baton Rouge; Jeremiah Delsatte, JR, criminal justice, Alexandria; Mary Dirks, SR, music performance, Pineville; Dusty Dodge, JR, technical theatre, Rodessa; Sarah Dodson, SR, music performance, Alexandria; Jean Domercant, SR, pre-med, Pineville; Aimee Dubroc, JR, nursing, Alexandria; Kayla Dunn, SO, nursing, Madisonville; Leslie Dunn, FR, undecided, Pineville; Ashley Duplantis, SO, chemistry ed. , Erath; Jeremy Echols, SR, psychology, Canton, GA; Stacy Elder, JR, Athletic Training, Sulphur; Dexter Falgoust, SR, management/marketing, Garyville; Troy Folse, SO, economics/finance, Lake Charles; Kelli Foxworth, JR, elem. ed., Covington; Brittany Franco, SR, socioloty, Apollo Beach, FL; Allison Frye, JR, psychology, Pineville; Jessica Galloway, JR, elem. ed., Covington; Martin Gandal, FR, undecided, Umea, Sweden; Monica Gaspard, JR, physical therapy assist., Leesville; George Bryan, SR, biology, Bossier City; Jill Goodling, SR, nursing, Pineville; Serena Gossett, SO, history, Newellton; Melanie Grubbs, SR, psychology, Monroe; Beverly Guise, SO, accounting, West Monroe; Brian Gunter, SR, philosophy & religion, Alexandria; Kacie Hatcher, SO, nursing, Winnfield; Allison Hebert, SO, elem. ed. , Baton Rouge; Tiffany Highfill, SR, nursing, Bellaire, TX; Elizabeth Hill, SR nursing, Pineville; David Hines, SR, nursing, Centerpoint; Emily Hoag, SR, athletic training, New Iberia; Tuyet-Mai Hoang, SR, nursing, Baton Rouge; Laura Holifield, JR, elem. ed. , Livingston; Jeremy Hollier, JR, HPE, Ragley; Hali Hunt, SO, elem. ed., Alexandria; Alyse Hutchinson, SR, nursing, Hammond; Sarah James, JR, undecided, Anacoco; Jeremy Jenkins, SO, biology, Deville; Lauren Johnson, SR, nursing, Pineville; Summer Johnson, SR, nursing, Denham Springs; Zachary Johnson, FR, undecided, Pineville; Alisa Negron Jones, SR, nursing, Bossier City; Ryan Juneau, SR, management/ marketing, Bossier City; Kerie Justus, SR, nursing, Jena; Scotty Jutze, JR, criminal justice, Vivian; Warren Kimball, SR, church music, Baker; Hunter King, JR, biology ed. Covington; Timothy King, JR, psychology, Shreveport; Charly Bradford LaCroix, SO, psychology, Trout; Rebecca Lacy, SO, psychology, New Iberia; Carla Lambert, SR, radiologic technology, La Place; Jeremy Lane, SR, management/marketing, Metairie; Quinn Lavespere, SO, journalism, Colfax; Rachel Lay, SR, management/marketing, Pineville; Seon Yeong Lee, JR, nursing, River Ridge; Kalinda LeJune, SO, biology, Lake Charles; Matthew Long, JR, public admin. , Monroe;  Rebecca Maggio, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Amy Magruder, SR, nursing, Pineville; Saprina Malbrough, SO, mathematics ed., Pineville; Derek Marcantel, JR, biology, Pineville; Jodi Martin, SO, English ed., Dequincy; Kendra Martin, JR, English, Sierra Vista, AZ; James Massey, SO, Christian studies, Pollock; Trey Mayeux, SR, management/marketing, Alexandria; Cory Mayon, JR. athletic training, Morgan City; Natalie Mazhambe, SO, pre-med., Pineville; Alice McCullin, SO, social work, Alexandria; John (Walt) McGee, SO, HPE, Pineville; Brant Miranda, SO, biblical studies, Prairieville; Grayson Moffett, SR, interdisciplinary studies, Jena; Lucas Moncada, III, SO, communications arts, Ball; Julia Monroe, SR, music ed. , Ville Platte; Jodi Montagnino, JR, fitness & wellness, Baton Rouge; Zachary Morris, SO, communication arts, Baton Rouge; Tommy Morrison, SR, public admin. Alexandria; Craig Naquin, SR, fitness & wellness, Destrehan; Edgar Narvaez, JR, management/marketing, Alexandria; Benjamin Newsom, SR, biology, Ville Platte; Truc Nguyen, SO, pre-pharmacy, Pineville; Carolyn O’Neal, SR, public admin. Pineville; Sophia Odenwald, SR, nursing, Pineville; Crystal Paul, SR, fitness & wellness, Pineville; Christy Pennison, SR, sociology, Pineville;  Barbara Pilat, JR, psychology, Alexandria; Heath Poche, SO, pre-med, Dry Prong; Kristopher Prestridge, theatre arts, Deville; Adrian Queen, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Quinton Rasberry, SO, nursing, Grant; Danica Reaves, JR, psychology, Cut Off; Jonathan Reynolds, SO, management/marketing, Shreveport; Amy Riche’, SR, nursing, Woodworth; Ryan Riche’, JR, biology, Lecompte; Jamie Ries, SR, criminal justice, Deer Park, TX; Katie Rimmer, SO, biology, Rayne; John Rino, SO, biology, Alexandria; Melinda Robin, SR, nursing, Pineville; Summer Robison, SR, accounting, Pineville; Emily Rogers, SR, biology, Cocoa, FL; Michelle Roque, SR, nursing, Natchez.  Gregory Russell, SO, undecided, Alexandria; Maegan Sanders, SO, social studies ed., Deville; David Sawyer, SR , biology, Pineville; Samantha Schaffer, SR, mathematics, Pineville; Amye Segura, JR, English ed. Houma; Avinash Shingwani, JR, biology, Alexandria; Autumn Shirah, SO, graphic design, Pineville; Jennifer Sillavan, SO, elem. ed., Pineville; Clinton Simmons, SR, nursing, Boyce; Emily Smith, JR, nursing, Bossier City; Jessie Brown Smith, SR, religious ed. , Pineville; Kortney Smith, JR, general business, Jonesboro; William Dewayn Smith, Sr. ,SR, Christian studies, Basile; James Smithey, SR, criminal justice, Mesquite, TX; Angela Sorrels, JR, elem. ed., Minden; Elizabeth Steed, SR, English, Pearl River; Codie Steele, SR, fitness & wellness, Morse; Jesse Stephan, SR, pre-med, Tioga; Benjamin Swain, JR, music performance, Ruby; Mitchell Talley, SR, fitness & wellness, Jennings; Joanna Tate, JR, HPE, Holden; Nathan Thomas, JR, fitness & wellness, Forest Hill; Heather Thompson, JR, biology, Baton Rouge; Jeremy Treme, SR, media communications, DeQuincy; Dustin Tubre, JR, undecided, West Monroe; Sarah Tucker, JR, biology, Calhoun; Rebecca Turner, SR, interdisciplinary studies, Greenville, TX; Lisa Van Mol, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Brian Verrett, JR, biblical studies, Baton Rouge; Nancy Voelker, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Kristie Waddle, SO, elem.ed., Merryville; Jordan Wade, SO, studio art, Jonesville; Shelly Walters, SR, elem. ed., Boyce; Charles Walton, SR, nursing, Alexandria; Jessica Ward, SO, history, Shreveport; Kortni Wennihan, SR, Elem. ed. Pineville; Terry Wiley, Jr. JR, sociology, Gonzales;  Amanda Williams, JR, theatre arts, Pollock; Brandi Williams, JR, psychology, Winnsboro; Kelly Williams, SO, history, Monroe; Natessa Dawn Willis, FR, nursing, Pineville; Cody Wilson, SO, undecided, Kentwood; Tina Wolfe, SO, elem. ed., Bastrop; Cody Wyatt, SR, fitness & wellness, Sulphur; Anna Yellott, SR, nursing, Baton Rouge; Jennifer Zundel, JR, biology, Baton Rouge.

 

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Summer enrollment up from last year

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Pineville, LA. … The Louisiana College Office of the Registrar announced enrollment numbers for the summer 2008 sessions. These include the new May term and on-line courses, term I and term II and the practitioner Teacher Program, Teacher Education Alternate Certification Honors (TEACH) program.

This summer Louisiana College’s total enrollment is up 39% over the enrollment last summer. “The combination of adding a new May term, on-line courses and the success of our TEACH program are the reasons we have seen such a huge jump from last year,” explained Carolyn Dennis, Louisiana College Registrar.

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New Teacher Education Scholarship to honor long-time educator

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Pineville, LA…Louisiana College Office of Institutional Advancement announces the founding of the Roy A. Boone Memorial Teacher Education Scholarship by the family and friends of long-time educator and retired principal, Mr. Roy A. Boone, Jr.  The scholarship was established to honor Boone for his more than forty years of service in the Rapides Parish School System, and for his continued interest in the education of area students even after his retirement and throughout his lifetime.  In addition to working in the public school system, Boone was involved with young people as a referee, officiating high school and collegiate basketball for more than thirty years. Boone was a 1950 graduate of Louisiana College.    

Anyone wishing to contribute to this memorial scholarship is asked to forward their donation to:   Roy A. Boone Memorial Teacher Education Scholarship, c/o Department of Institutional Advancement, Louisiana College, P.O. Box 587, Pineville 71359-0587.  Funds from this scholarship will be available to a qualifying Louisiana College student starting in the fall 2008 semester.

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2008 Commencement to be held Sat., May 10th

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

 Pineville, LA.The Louisiana College Office of Academic Affairs proudly recognizes students who have completed all of the hours to receive an undergraduate degree.The one hundred and second convocation of Louisiana College will take place on Saturday, May 10, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. in Guinn Auditorium on the campus of Louisiana College. 163 students will be graduating.

“This year Louisiana College is honored to have Governor Bobby Jindal as the commencement speaker,” said Joe Aguillard, President of Louisiana College. “Governor Jindal is an eloquent and passionate speaker and a statesman who is bringing his message about positive change for our state; I know our graduates will never forget this experience.”

During the commencement, two Honorary Doctorates will be bestowed; an Honorary Doctorate of Laws to Governor Jindal and an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity to Thomas Charles French, Pastor of Jefferson Baptist Church in Baton Rouge.

For more information about the 2008 Graduation on the campus of Louisiana College contact the Office of College Communications (318) 487-7194 or (318) 542-8688 or by e-mail arobertson@lacollege.edu

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LC to Offer On-line Courses Begining This Summer

Thursday, April 3rd, 2008

Pineville, LA.Louisiana College is now offering on-line courses. The first on-line courses will begin this summer with a limited number of classes, with the program expanding this fall.

“Offering on-line classes will be a tremendous help to our current students and will also open up opportunities for non-traditional students around the state,” explained Carolyn Dennis, Louisiana College Registrar.

Fourteen courses will be offered this summer:

Bl115 - Principles of Biology: Ecological                     Dr. Wade Warren 

Interactions & Animal Diversity                                  

CJ101 - Introduction to Criminal Justice                  D. Basco

CS150 - Introduction to Computer Technology       Jennifer DePriest

EC221 - Economic Principles                                      Dr. Jim Packer

ED196 - Adolescent Psychology                                 Dr. Marion Skiles

ED310 - Assessment of Instruction                           Dr. Mike Shamblin

ED335 - Introduction Secondary Reading                Dr. Christy Warren

EN200 - British Writers                                              Kimberly Shelton

HI222 -  American History II                                     Dr. Scott Culpepper

MG334 - Principles of Marketing                               Arthur Mazhambe

MG350 - Principles of Management &                      Arthur Mazhambe

                 Organizational Theory

MU200 - Music Appreciation                                      B. Cockerham

PY220 - Introduction to Psychology                          Dr. Darla Gilbert

PY230 - Developmental Psychology                          Dr. Jim Gilbert

Students may register for on-line courses from May 27th - May 30th by telephoning the LC Registrar’s Office (318) 487-7222. The cost of the on-line courses includes a $150 fee, in addition to the regular tuition and fees. On-line courses must be paid by credit card.

For more information about the new on-line courses offered at Louisiana College contact the LC Registrar’s Office (318) 487-7222.

                                                                       

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