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Team Lamar emerged as the state winner in the TACSM Student Quiz Bowl held Feb. 26 in Austin.

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Holly Bruder

There is no doubt that there are still countless users of the obsolescent Windows XP, which is no longer supported by Microsoft. The successor to windows XP was Windows Vista, which was enormously unpopular with its users. Windows 7, with its several iterations, had some successes in the market place, effectively displacing Vista, but not winning over many of the huge base of XP users, except when the users purchased newer computers.

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Detectives released surveillance video that showed the shooting taking place.

Beaumont Police Department detectives are still working to determine the circumstances and to locate the suspects in the shooting death of a 20-year-old at a convenience store Jan. 19.

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Lamar President Ken Evans (second from left) with Regina Rogers, Hermann Ortega

Lamar University conferred 1,355 degrees during fall commencement exercises Dec. 13. During the ceremony, Lamar president Kenneth Evans awarded the Doctor of Humane Letters degree to Regina Rogers, Hermann Ortega and Will Crenshaw.

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Head coach Holly Bruder (inset) is exited about the new softball field.

In March 2015, the Lamar Softball program will get something it has never had before – a brand new on-campus softball facility to call home.

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The Lamar University Police Department issued a crime alert on a possible aggravated robbery at parking Lot F5, east of Monroe Hall.

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Connor Bordelon-Ross (center) performs in the Lamar Drumline.

Junior music major Connor Bordelon-Ross always keeps the beat. His long fingers constantly tap out a tune as he talks about his passion for percussion and his experiences in the Mary Morgan Moore Department of Music at Lamar University.

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Pat and Melody Parsons

The Lamar University Foundation has announced an innovation fund has been established for the College of Business. The Pat and Melody Parsons Innovation Fund in Business will provide funding for outstanding students to further their studies at Lamar.

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Invisible Children logo

Lamar University will be hosting a “#zeroLRA” film screening open to the public in the Lamar University Science Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22. The McNair Scholars Program, the Center for Academic Success and the Multicultural Student Advisory Council are co-sponsoring the free event that will feature volunteers from Invisible Children, a media-based nonprofit organization.

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Donna Blaisdell (right)

(Lamar press release)

Donna Blaisdell has become The Texas State University System’s first ever recipient of the TSUS Regents’ Staff Member Award. The award was presented today at the TSUS board meeting in San Marcos.

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