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LSU Alumni Spotlight: Harding bossier - A Century as a Tiger

Harding William Bossier was born in Abita Springs, LA, on June 19, 1920, to William W. and Clara Core Bossier. At the age of two he and his family moved to the Istrouma section of Baton Rouge, where he lived until shortly after World War II.  He graduated from Istrouma High School in May of 1938 and started classes at LSU the following fall, majoring in Petroleum Engineering.  [It was during this first year at LSU that Harding became friends with Alex Box, who sat next to him in a geology class.]

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Dylon Hoffpauir

DYLON HOFFPAUIR, BA MASS COMM '14

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LSU Alumna Spotlight: Alexis Lawson

ALEXIS LAWSON, BS KINESIOLOGY '13

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Scott Bellina

SCOTT BELLINA, BFA GRAPHIC DESIGN 1998

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LSU Alumni Spotlight: Jimmy Bernhard and the Battle for the Rag

LSU alumnus and 1944 LSU football team captain Jimmy Bernhard was celebrated as an honorary team captain at the LSU vs. Texas A&M football game on November 30 along with several other Tiger greats. Bernhard was a tackle during the ’43, ’44, and ’45 seasons. He has been an instrumental part of the Lafayette and Baton Rouge communities since his LSU days.   Bernhard led the team during the height of the LSU vs. Tulane rivalry fondly referred to as The Battle for the Rag. Many Tiger fans are familiar with this tradition but there is a piece of the story you may not know about that involves Jimmy Bernhard.

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Tal Leming

TAL LEMING, BFA GRAPHIC DESIGN 1997

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Josh Wilson

Josh Wilson, founder and president of Mission: St. Louis.

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Chris King

Chris King, left, and Nick Loupe, right, co-founders of the Cajun Army, with Elberta Pugh-Hudson, grandmother, flood survivor, and widowed pastor of the St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Teachey, N.C., who lost everything she owned.

CHRIS KING, BS BUSINESS MANAGEMENT 2006

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LSU Alumnus Spotlight: Dr. Boyce Clark

DR. BOYCE CLARK, PHD Geology 1997

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LSU Alumna Spotlight: Kate Eddy

KATE EDDY, BA Mass Communication 2016

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