Upcoming Events

April 20th, 2007

LC Student Nurses Association will hold a car wash on Friday, April 20th from 1 – 5 p.m. in the parking lot of the Louisiana Athletic Club. Donations only.

LC Alumn, Dr. T.C. Smith, will have a book signing at Southern Forest Heritage Museum in Long Leaf, LA. this Saturday, April 21st.

“The Tale of Three Sawmill Towns” was written by T.C. Smith, a 93-year old retired chaplain and author from Columbia, S.C., who lived in the towns of Alco, Long Leaf and Meridian, Louisiana, as a child. Alco was in Vernon Parish, Long Leaf is in Rapides Parish and Meridian was in Evangeline Parish. Copies of the book are $25 and will benefit the Southern Forest Heritage Museum. The book signing is part of the Museum and Research Center’s annual Machine Shop Day. Events begin at 10 a.m.

The Louisiana College Scholars Series was designed to highlight and promote LC faculty. It will consist of lectures, presentations, exhibits, performances, etc. The very first talk will be Tuesday, April 24th at 6 p.m. in the Formal Lounge in Granberry Conference Center.Dr. Henry Robertson will have a book signing and give a talk about the origins of Louisiana Politics and discuss his book “In the Habit of Acting Together” The Emergence of the Whig Party in Louisiana, 1828 – 1840.

The Scholars Series is for faculty members, staff, students and community members to attend. If you have an idea or topic for the series or if you are interested in participating in the Scholars Series please e-mail arobertson@lacollege.edu.

A reception and book signing for Dr. Nikolai Alexandrenko will take place on Sunday, May 6, 2007 from 2 – 4 p.m. in the Alumni House. Dr. Alexandrenko’s autobiography, “Hard Freedom” will be available for purchase at this time.

There will be a “Campus Sweep Yard Sale” on Saturday, May 5th from 6 a.m. until 4 p.m. The event is sponsored by Residence Life and all the proceeds will go to LC programming and campus renovations! Contact KB Thomas at 318.487.7154 for details.