Young LC alums follow the Lord’s lead to Amazon and Pacific Northwest

By Dr. Elizabeth Clarke, Pineville, LA (LC News) – From a college class of about 300 in small-town Louisiana, to working with Amazon to deliver smiles. Life since graduating from Louisiana College in 2018 has been nothing short of an adventure for Lake Charles’ natives Grant and Lauren (Hixson) Phillips. Grant and Lauren Phillips, both…

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MSW program at Louisiana College receives accreditation

By Dr. Elizabeth Clarke Pineville, LA (LC News) – Louisiana College’s Master of Social Work program has received accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). LC’s MSW program, one of the newer degrees at the college has been working through the three to four-year process of accreditation, which includes writing reports, site visits,…

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Letlow visits Louisiana College, says higher ed success equals state’s success

By Dr. Elizabeth Clarke, Pineville, LA (LC News) – Louisiana College welcomed Congresswoman Julia Letlow to campus Thursday—her first visit since taking office in April. LC President Rick Brewer welcomed Letlow, along with some of her staff members, at a breakfast meeting where he shared campus updates and introduced LC administrators. Letlow recalled fondly how…

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LC convergence media students earn regional, national recognition

By Dr. Elizabeth Clarke, Pineville, LA (LC News) – Louisiana College convergence media students took home top awards in two recent competitions—Society of Professional Journalists Diamond Awards and the National Religious Broadcasters intercollegiate competition. While this year’s awards were held virtually, COVID-19 didn’t stop the incredible work produced in 2020 by LC students in journalism…

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Louisiana College named one of most affordable programs for teachers

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By Dr. Elizabeth Clarke, Pineville, LA (LC News) – Louisiana College has been listed as one of the most affordable teacher-prep bachelor degree programs in the West South Central region of the U.S., which includes Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma by educationdegree.com. “LCs 3+1 advanced education program offers an excellent opportunity for students to earn…

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