Higher Education

Lamar University & Lamar State Colleges

Flint Hills donates to LSCPA

Lamar State College Port Arthur and Flint Hills Resources Port Arthur celebrated a decade-long relationship when Flint Hills Resources made its 10th annual donation of $10,000, bringing the total contribution to the LSCPA scholarship fund to $100,000. The presentation was made Wednesday, March 29 during the LSCPA Scholarship Luncheon, which recognizes the businesses, organizations and individuals who contribute to the college’s scholarship fund. Taking part in the Flint Hills Resources scholarship donation presentation were, from left, Port Arthur Higher Education Foundation President Dr.

LSCPA celebrates topping off of Industrial Technology Center

Lamar State College Port Arthur joined SpawGlass Construction and Johnson Architects to celebrate a Topping Off Ceremony on Wednesday, April 19 for the Sheila McCarthy Umphrey Industrial Technology Center, which is scheduled to be completed and open to students for the start of the Fall 2017 semester at LSCPA. The 31,000-square-foot center will house the Process Technology, Instrumentation Technology, Computer Drafting, and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning programs.