graduating student receives diploma

LSU Health Shreveport holds one commencement with all three schools each year: School of Graduate Studies, School of Medicine, and School of Allied Health Professions.
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Graduate Research Day

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Graduate Student Council hosts an annual event that allows faculty, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows to share their research via poster presentations and individual talks.
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Let's Get Social!

two graduate students playing bag toss game

There's more to life than school and it is so much better when you can relax with your fellow students and have some fun. We make time each summer for a day of relaxation, games and of course, food!
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Appreciation Week

two female graduate students holding popsicles

Each spring, the School of Graduate Studies sets aside a week of activities to celebrate their students and post-doctoral fellows. Each academic department in the school hosts a day of events with special treats and activities.
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Welcome & Orientation

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At the beginning of each academic year, the School of Graduate Studies welcomes new students to campus with a guided tour, guest alumni speaker, talks with current students, and culminates with food and festivities.