Dec 12, 2013
Baton Rouge to get medical school branch of LSU
LSU will establish a Baton Rouge branch campus of its New Orleans-based School of Medicine, the dean of the medical school said Thursday.
Jambalaya and barbecue highlight fest in Gentilly: Gentilly Warriors
The Gentilly Civic Improvement Association recently sponsored the Crescent City Jambalaya Cook-Off and Barbecue Fest at Pontchartrain Landing Marina and RV Park.
Pennington clarifies medical program proposal
Two weeks ago KTBS 3 reported on a proposal made by the Pennington Biomedical Research Center to create a new medical school in Baton Rouge.
African-American students braved harassment to integrate LSUNO in 1958
"I got on the Elysian Fields bus and it was full of white students, but then I saw there were some black students too, and I felt better," said Joseph Narcisse, recalling the September morning in 1958, when he became one of the first black students to integrate the new Louisiana State University at New Orleans .