Higher Ed

BPCC receives grant to support healthcare students

The Community Foundation of North Louisiana has awarded the BPCC Foundation a $30,000 grant to support student scholarships.  This matching grant from the Annie...

BPCC to present Creole twist on ‘Hansel and Gretel’

The Performing Arts at Bossier Parish Community College and the Cavalier Players announce their 29th annual original children’s show, “Hansel and Gretel:  A Creole...

Haughton native competing for title of Miss Northwestern – Lady of the Bracelet

NATCHITOCHES – The 58th Annual Miss Northwestern – Lady of the Bracelet Pageant will be held Friday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m. in the...

LSBDC relocates office to BPCC campus

A resource for entrepreneurs and small business owners has relocated to a Shreveport-Bossier campus in the hopes of collaborating to better serve workforce and...

NSU counselors secure grant to support suicide prevention initiatives

NATCHITOCHES – Counseling professionals at Northwestern State University secured a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) intended to promote...

Free band concert to be held Sept. 25 at BPCC

The BPCC Concert Winds will present its Fall Pops Concert at 7:30 pm on Friday, September 25 in the Performing Arts Theatre on the...

LA Tech Academic Success Center in Bossier earns instructional site status

Louisiana Tech University’s Academic Success Center (ASC) in Bossier City will soon be able to offer students in the Shreveport-Bossier area additional opportunities to...

Edwards signs agreement between LCTCS, LDE and JAG Louisiana providing scholarships

BATON ROUGE - At a Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) board meeting, Gov. John Bel Edwards signed an agreement today recognizing a new...

NSU’s Natchitoches campus to close Wednesday

NATCHITOCHES -- Northwestern State University's Natchitoches campus will be closed Wednesday due to weather conditions. Classes on all other NSU campuses will go on as...

Uncertainty over TOPS has students looking elsewhere

BATON ROUGE— Shelly Choppin said her daughter Paige did not have “a legitimate argument” for looking at universities outside the state until the collapse...