LSU has named Dereck Rovaris Sr. as the vice provost for diversity. Rovaris is the associate vice chancellor for academic and multicultural affairs at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. He will begin as vice provost on July 1, pending approval by the LSU Board of Supervisors. 


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    Third Times a Charm: LSU Receives Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award for Third Year in a Row

    LSU has received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. This is the second year LSU has been named as a HEED Award recipient.  Click Here to read more. 


     LSU Welcomes Highest Quality, Most Diverse Student Body

    After announcing overall enrollment surpassing 30,000 students – thanks in part to the university’s third largest freshman class since admission standards were implemented – further information on LSU’s enrollment shows the university has welcomed its highest quality, most diverse student body ever. Read More


    The Comeptitve Edge: LSU-BMLI Fellows Continue Academic and Professional Development across the Nation

    LSU Black Male Leadership Initiative, or LSU-BMLI, Fellows continue to demonstrate how LSU-BMLI has enriched fellows’ lives through participation in research programs and internships. Read More




    The 2012-2013 LSU Annual Diversity Report (pdf: online) Is now available 




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