Two Engineering Alumnae Recognized for Innovation in the Energy Field

LSU College of Engineering alumnae Beth Wagener Gutweiler and Liz McDaniel recently received Women in Energy Leadership Awards for their innovation skills in the engineering field. Gutweiler, a 1994 industrial engineering graduate, works as the global supply chain leader at Halliburton. Her program, the Strategic Sourcing Incubator, identifies rising talent …

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LSU Graduate Mollie Smoak Awarded Ford Fellowship

BATON ROUGE – Mollie Smoak, a May 2016 graduate in biological engineering from Lafayette, La., has been awarded a fellowship in the 2016 Ford Foundation Fellowship Programs competition administered by the Fellowships Office of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Smoak is one of 60 students awarded a fellowship …

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Alumnus Creates Mobile App for On-The-Go Job Seekers

Scott Wilkes

LSU alumnus Scott Wilkes, with the help of the LSU Student Incubator, created an app he describes as “Craigslist on the go.” Wilkes said his iPhone app squik allows users to post odd jobs from dog sitting to picking up groceries, and others can pick up those jobs and make …

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