Higher Education

Lamar University & Lamar State Colleges

LU celebrates opening of Center for Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

Lamar University celebrated the opening of its Center for Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship (CICE) Wednesday, April 5 before a crowd of state, business, community, and educational leaders, in the new 21,000 square-foot innovation center.

Texas Mutual Insurance Company awards $100K to fund LIT Risk Management Program

Texas Mutual Insurance Company has awarded a $100,000 grant to Lamar Institute of Technology to establish a risk management institute, which will provide workplace safety courses for local employers, workers and the general public.
Texas Mutual Manager of Safety Services for the Houston Region Craig Witherspoon and Lamar Institute for Technology Vice President for Strategic Initiatives David Mosley announced the $100,000 grant Wednesday, March 29, at a ceremony on the LIT campus.