Louisiana State University is a public research university in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The university was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1926, consists of more than 250 buildings constructed in the style of Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio, and the main campus historic district occupies a 650-acre (2.6 km²) plateau on the banks of the Mississippi River.
President Donald Trump paid tribute to the national champion Louisiana State University football team on Friday, saying it would long be remembered as one of the greatest teams in college football.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Trump watched No. 1 Louisiana State University and No. 3 Clemson battle it out in the College Football Playoff championship in New Orleans Monday night. Fans from both teams cheered him.. USATODAY.com - Published
The three quarterbacks who are Heisman Trophy finalists all transferred to their current schools. LSU's Joe Burrow says it was a gut-wrenching decision. Ohio State's Justin Fields says players who.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Trump will be in attendance Saturday for the biggest college football game so far this season. Louisiana State University, No. 1 in the AP Top 25 and No. 2 in the playoff rankings, travels to.. CBS News - Published
A gun scare that jolted Louisiana State University's Baton Rouge campus on Tuesday apparently stemmed from an off-duty policeman in plain clothes seen walking around with a pistol on his belt being.. Reuters - Published
Police searched the flagship Baton Rouge campus of Louisiana State University on Tuesday in a security scare inadvertently sparked by a plainclothes police officer who, it turned out, was mistaken for.. Reuters - Published
Louisiana State University police in Baton Rouge were dispatched on Tuesday to the scene of an unconfirmed report of an "armed intruder" on campus, LSU's police department posted on Twitter. Reuters - Published