traditions


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
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