August 2020 The Institution’s Certification and Agreement directs each institution applying for HEERF funds to comply with Section 18004(e) of the CARES Act and submit an initial report (the “30-day Fund Report”) to the Secretary of Education thirty (30) days from the date the Institution received its allocation under 18004(a)(1), and every 45 days thereafter.…

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Most Louisiana College fall semester classes face-to-face classes will move to a hybrid model beginning Monday, Aug. 24 in an effort to limit student exposure to COVID-19. “Transitioning to this method will allow for additional spacing in the classroom, help to keep students safer, and hopefully lower the number of students who have to be…

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Louisiana College welcomes students to campus for fall semester By Dr. Beth Christian August 11, 2020 Louisiana College will begin welcoming its students back to campus this week. Students completed the spring semester, like most college campuses, with online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Freshmen will be the first to arrive throughout the day,…

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LC hosts Awakening to kick off fall semester Curtis Zackery will be the keynote speaker at Louisiana College’s “The Awakening,” part of fall Welcome Weekend activities. Zackery, better known as CZ, is a member of the pastoral staff of Church of the City in Nashville, one of the fastest-growing multi-campus churches in the country.  He…

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LC Partners with National Nonprofit in Support of Low-Income, First-Generation Students By Dr. Elizabeth Christian July 28, 2020 Louisiana College ​has partnered with nonprofit Strive for College to strengthen college opportunities for low-income, first-generation college students. By becoming a Strive for College Partner, ​LC ​has demonstrated a commitment to enrolling and graduating low-income and first-generation…

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LC awarded grant of more than $110K to ‘Step Up’ community fitness By Dr. Elizabeth Christian July 20, 2020 Louisiana College has been awarded a Healthy Behaviors Program Grant from The Rapides Foundation to increase access to health and fitness opportunities for the greater Pineville area. The grant award of $111,200 over three years beginning…

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New manager of LAC named By Dr. Elizabeth Christian July 22, 2020 Louisiana College became the sole owner of the Louisiana Athletic Club locations in Pineville and Alexandria this month. According to a memo sent by CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital CEO Chris Karam, CHRISTUS made the decision to withdraw its ownership of the athletic…

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July 20, 2020 Dear Class of December 2019 and May 2020: Following much consideration and the latest announcement by Gov. John Bel Edwards on the resurgence in COVID-19 cases in the state, I have made the decision to cancel Louisiana College 2020 commencement exercises that had been rescheduled for Aug 8. This was one of…

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Louisiana College, CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini announce Cabrini Scholars program By Dr. Elizabeth Christian July 16, 2020 PINEVILLE, La. (LCNews)– CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital and Louisiana College have partnered to establish the Cabrini Scholars program to provide economic support for nursing students. LC President Dr. Rick Brewer and CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital CEO, Chris…

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College will reopen to students in August with safety precautions in place By Dr. Elizabeth Christian July 10, 2020 PINEVILLE, La. (LCNews)– Louisiana College President Dr. Rick Brewer has announced fall semester plans, outlining the overarching measures LC is executing to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. “LC will begin welcoming our incoming freshmen Aug. 12, and…

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