Higher Education

Lamar University & Lamar State Colleges

Waitr sponsors Lamar State College Port Arthur athletics

Waitr, popular for its mobile app providing on-demand restaurant ordering, delivery and carryout, presented a check to Lamar State College Port Arthur’s Athletic Department as a proud sponsor of the school. Waitr Growth Marketing Manager Megan Ketchum presented the $2,000 check to LSCPA’s Scott Street, Director of Athletics.

Active in the Port Arthur community, Waitr donated the funds to provide scholarships for student athletes at LSCPA.

“We hope that this sponsorship is the start of a great partnership between Waitr and Lamar State College,” Ketchum said.

Golden Pass LNG donates $50,000 to LSCPA Industrial Technology Center

Golden Pass LNG recently donated $50,000 to Lamar State College Port Arthur’s Sheila McCarthy Umphrey Industrial Technology Center. The new Technology Center will house the Process Technology, Instrumentation Technology, Computer Drafting, and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning programs. Construction, which is being undertaken by SpawGlass Construction Corp., is expected to be completed this summer. Golden Pass LNG’s donation will help with the acquisition of equipment for the new center.