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LSU Global students celebrate national championship
American Culture, Baton Rouge, Life at LSU

International students celebrate LSU football team’s national championship

LSU Global students gathered Monday night to watch the LSU football team win the national championship. The international students, many of whom had never seen American football before beginning college, were thrilled to watch their university prove itself the best in the United States' most popular sport. "I'm just super happy because they won it... Continue reading
LSU students celebrate Global aWEARness Day
American Culture, Baton Rouge, Life at LSU, Student Cultures

LSU celebrates International Education Week 2019

International education provides cultural learning opportunities for not only foreign students at U.S. universities, but also their domestic classmates. And few events or weeks represent a more prominent exchange than International Education Week every November. LSU Global, LSU International Programs, and LSU College of Agriculture will partner again to host several activities Monday, Nov. 18,... Continue reading
Members of LSU's 2018 progression class celebrate with the LSU Global staff at the program's annual Convocation Ceremony.
American Culture, Life at LSU, Student Cultures

LSU Global students provide heartfelt speeches at Convocation Ceremony

Mercedes Pinzon, Denise Poveda and Zhou "Leo" Liu each brought tears to the eyes of LSU Global staff members as they discussed their experience at LSU so far. In speeches at last week's annual Convocation Ceremony, the three standout students from the program's most recent progression class credited the LSU Global Family for supporting them... Continue reading
New students Maina and Artem arrive to LSU.
Baton Rouge, Life at LSU, Student Cultures

LSU Global welcomes most diverse class!

LSU Global welcomed the most diverse class in its history to campus this fall. Students from 25 different countries, planning to study 25 different majors, joined the LSU Global Family this August. This group included representatives from 14 nations that had not previously sent students through the program, as well as the newest students from... Continue reading
LSU Global student Denise Poveda, from Panama, meets a Louisiana crawfish for the first time.
American Culture, Baton Rouge, Life at LSU

Crawfish boils among LSU Global students’ favorite Louisiana traditions

Talal Al Hashmi had never eaten crawfish before he arrived at LSU three years ago. Now, the petroleum engineering student from United Arab Emirates starts every spring semester asking LSU Global staff members on what day the program's annual crawfish boil will be held. The event celebrating one of Louisiana's most famous traditions has quickly... Continue reading
LSU Global student Jade Martindale represents Panama to celebrate International Education Week.
Baton Rouge, Life at LSU, Student Cultures

International Education Week 2016 at LSU Global

LSU Global is thrilled to be celebrating International Education Week 2016 with a series of fun and information daily activities. Program students and staff wore clothes Monday that represented their home countries and posted pictures on social media to help further spread awareness of the week-long national event. Check out LSU Global on Instagram! Tuesday... Continue reading
LSU Global students from four different countries participate in pumpkin-painting during the Halloween party.
American Culture

Halloween provides variety of fun activities for LSU Global students

Halloween continued to prove itself among LSU Global students' favorite holidays in the United States this past week in the program's second year. Activities included a trip to The 13th Gate, the third-ranked haunted house in the entire country, and a small party featuring costumes, pumpkin-painting, a Halloween movie, Halloween music and a wide range of... Continue reading