ACS grant boosts faculty research on desulfurization

A grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund will support the research of two Lamar University faculty members into new techniques to remove sulfur compounds from hydrocarbon fuels.


Jon Huntsman to speak in LU’s Judge Joe J. Fisher Distinguished Lecture Series April 3

Jon M Huntsman

Philanthropist, industrialist and author Jon M. Huntsman will visit Lamar University on April 3, becoming the 11th guest in the Judge Joe J. Fisher Distinguished Lecture Series. He will present a free public lecture titled “We are not put here to fail” at 2 p.m. in the University Theatre. A public reception will follow the event.


Neches FCU promotes Butler

kristin butlerJason Landry, president/CEO of Neches Federal Credit Union, has announced the promotion of Kristin Butler, loan manager for Neches FCU. She has been with Neches FCU since 2003, and the last eight years has served as loan supervisor. Butler has extensive consumer lending experience. She graduated from Texas A&M University in 2002 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance.


Victory Healthcare names vice president of operations

Victory Healthcare has announced the appointment of a new regional vice president of operations, Mike Staheli.